South Korea

The Final Agreement at Ssangyong Motors

Written by Young-su Won, a member of Preparing Group for a Socialist Workers' Party in South Korea. For pictures and news in Korea, visit Media Chungchung: www.cmedia.or.k   Today, August 6th, after harsh and inhumane assault on striking workers of the last couple of days, the union and the management...

KCTU initiates general strike

Stop police suppression of Ssangyong Motors strike! Stop retrogressive revisions to labour and media laws! The KCTU (Korean Confederation of Trade Unions ) announces that all affiliate unions will go on general strike as of 22nd July.  This general strike is to condemn police operation aimed at clamping down the...