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McDonald’s Part-Timers Struggle with Unpaid Wages

McDonald’s Part-Timers Struggle with Unpaid Wages

SEOUL, Jan. 11 (Korea Bizwire) – McDonald’s Korea’s Mangwon branch had its franchise contract with the fast food company terminated on December 1 of last year.  According to McDonald’s, the owner of concern had been failing to fulfill the terms of agreement, including paying the company franchise commissions amounting to a total of about 700 [...]

Convenient Stores and Fast Food Restaurants: Hellholes for Teenage Part-timers

Convenient Stores and Fast Food Restaurants: Hellholes for Teenage Part-timers

SEOUL, Korea, April 1 (Korea Bizwire) – Many local convenient stores and fast food chains which are the biggest employers of teenage part-timers in Korea have been found not observing the labor laws. The Ministry of Employment and Labor has investigated 939 establishments which employ teenagers, and found 1,492 cases of violations in 650 locations [...]