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A Company Only Elderly Eligible to Work Will Be Launched

A Company Only Elderly Eligible to Work Will Be Launched

Seoul, July 21 (Korea Bizwire) – A company where only ‘old folks’ are eligible to work will be launched. Dongjak-gu, a district in Seoul, announced on July 20 that they would establish a company called ‘Happiness for the Elderly Inc.’ that will employ elderly citizens over 60.  The district will be investing all of the [...]

Pohang City Leading Post-retirement Job Creation in Korea

Pohang City Leading Post-retirement Job Creation in Korea

POHANG, South Korea, Sept 04 (Korea Bizwire) – Pohang City has been so successful in supporting post-retirement job seekers that it is becoming a benchmark among several cities in Korea. Its market-driven characteristics are what made the projects gain much interest from job seekers and municipalities. One project, called ‘smiley shop,’ makes profit by collecting recyclable materials [...]