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Government committed to eradicating workplace harrassment
July 18, 2018
On July 18th (Wed.), the government deliberated and decided on the Workplace Harassment Eradication Measures at its 46th Policy Coordination Meeting presided over by Prime Minister Lee Nak-yeon.
As part of ...
MOEL distributes guidelines for heat stress prevention
July 18, 2018
With a nationwide heat wave warning issued and the sweltering summer weather forecast to continue for a while, the Ministry of Employment and Labor (Minister Kim Young-joo) has begun in earnest activities and pub...
2019 minimum wage set at 8,350 won per hour, 820 won (10.9%) increase from 2018
July 14, 2018
The Minimum Wage Commission (Chairman Ryu Jang-soo), at its plenary meeting which started at 10:00AM on July 14th and lasted until 4:40 AM the following day, passed a proposal to set the minimum wage for 2019 a...
First day of escaping from overworking society
July 2, 2018
On July 2nd (Mon.), Employment and Labor Minister Kim Young-joo visited Hanwha Corporation’s Headquarters in Seoul where she talked with its employer and worker representatives about the implementation of ...
Minister hears experts to ensure shorter working hours and change of the minimum wage system
June 15, 2018
Employment and Labor Minister Kim Young-joo convened on June 15th (Fri.) the Policy Advisory Committee meeting composed of experts in labor law, labor economics and industrial relations. The participants shared...
Government unveils measures to support soft landing of shorter working hours in workplaces
May 17th, 2018
On May 17th, 2018, the government held a policy coordination meeting, presided over by Prime Minister Lee Nak-yeon, and came up with measures to support a soft landing of shorter working hours in workplaces.
Employment rate of people with disabilities at 2.76% in 2017
May 10, 2018
A survey conducted in December 2017 found that 28,018 establishments obligated by law to employ disabled people (central and local governments and public and private institutions with 50 or more full-time employ...
Minister emphasizes corporate social responsibility to businesses
May 2, 2018
Employment and Labor Minister Kim Young-joo held a meeting with businesses at the Korea Chamber of Commerce and Industry (KCCI) on May 2nd (Wed.).
The meeting, the second of its kind following the one that took pl...
MOEL announces 25,900 Small Giant companies of 2018 and provides information about them on WorkNet
April 29, 2018
Our company holds an overseas workshop about once a year to promote friendship among employees. And we have quarterly Movie Day where employees can invite their families and friends to watch a movie together. ...
MOEL designates six Employment Crisis Areas and extends the Special Employment Support Industry for the shipbuilding by another 6 months
April 5, 2018
On April 5th (Thu.), the Ministry of Employment and Labor (MOEL) designated six areas - Gunsan, Geoje, Tongyeong, Goseong-gun, Jinhae-gu in Changwon and Dong-gu in Ulsan - which are likely to face economic diff...
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