[Photo by Work and World]

The Korean Federation of Construction Industries Union (KFCITU), an affiliate of the Korean Confederation of Trade Unions is currently engaged in a campaign calling for the arrest of Lee Jun Yong, President of the Daerim Group Incorporated for failing to recognize labor rights at the Korea Development Corporation, a subsidiary of the Daerim Group Inc.

During the contract negotiations last July, the Korea Development Corporation enterprise union asked for a pay increase of 9.2% as well as increases in educational and training stipends. However, although the management had just recently received a pay increase of 45%, they refused to the union