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Gov’t to Look into Working Conditions of Cabin Crews

Gov’t to Look into Working Conditions of Cabin Crews

SEOUL, Feb. 22 (Korea Bizwire) — South Korea’s transport ministry said Thursday it will look into overall working conditions of cabin crew members at local airlines after some employees fell ill recently. The Ministry of Land, Infrastructure and Transport said it plans to check into the working hours of pilots, cabin crew and support staff [...]

After Years of Criticism, Working Conditions of Apartment Janitors Finally Begin to Improve

After Years of Criticism, Working Conditions of Apartment Janitors Finally Begin to Improve

SEOUL, May 18 (Korea Bizwire) – Following years of criticism against the poor working conditions suffered by apartment janitors, who sometimes work up to fifteen hours per day, efforts to improve the situation are being reported across the country. A number of supportive measures at both the city and district level include a subsidy for construction [...]

“10 am to 3 pm,” Golden Time for Female Flextime Workers

“10 am to 3 pm,” Golden Time for Female Flextime Workers

SEOUL, May 25 (Korea Bizwire) – A recent survey revealed that a time of the day between 10 am to 3 pm is the most preferred time for married women to partake in economic activity.  According to Findjob, Korea’s online job search portal, which conducted a survey on 1,760 female job seekers who were older [...]