[Photo from the KFCITU Website]
KCTU Conducted a Four-Hour Warning Strike on November 15, 2006
KCTU Conducted a Four-Hour Warning Strike on November 15, 2006 November 15, 2006---Today, 138,000 workers from 193 local unions affiliated to the Korean Confederation of Trade Unions (KCTU) participated in a four-hour Warning Strike. Although demonstrations took place in the cent...
|71||ACTION ALERT : Suppression on Daegu Construction Site Workers Local Union!||KCTU||2006.06.28||49616|
|70||KCTU/KFCITU Alert : 736 UNION MEMBERS DETAINED IN ONE DAY||KCTU||2006.08.17||49660|
KCTU Statement on the New Government, Lee Myung-bak Government
[Photo] Irregular Workers urging the new government to solve the issues of labour flexiblisation and economic polarisation during the inauguration ceremony of Lee Myung-bak government. [KCTU Statement] For the Lee Myung-bak government, the realization of democratic values is the ...
KCTU/KFCITU Action Alert : Union Member dies due to severe beating by riot police
KCTU/KFCITU Action Alert : Union Member dies due to severe beating by riot police UNION MEMBER DIES DUE TO SEVERE BEATING BY RIOT POLICE 58 UNION MEMBERS JAILED FOR TRADE UNION ACTIVITES At 2:30 am on August 1, 2006 Ha Joong Keun, a member of the Pohang Local Union, an affiliate ...
CALL FOR AN INTERNATIONAL DAY OF ACTION ON NOVEMBER 15th
CALL FOR AN INTERNATIONAL DAY OF ACTION ON NOVEMBER 15th : CONDEMN GOVERNMENT REPRESSION AGAINST FUNDAMENTAL TRADE UNION RIGHTS IN SOUTH KOREA When South Korea joined the Organization of Economic and Commercial Development (OECD) in 1996, there was much hoopla and expectations. To...
South Korean Government Crack Down Peaceful Demonstration!
No More Hope for Lee Myung-bak Government! Hundreds of Thousands of South Korean People demonstrated against the Government! On May 31st, hundreds of thousands of South Korean people held a candlelight rally in more than 100 cities across the country against the Lee Myung-bak gov...
[PRESS STATEMENT] FULL-PLEDGED GENERAL STRIKE BEING LAUNCHED FROM NOVEMBER 22
Photo : Leroy Trotman, Chair of the ILO Workers Group, Hans Engelbert, General Secretary of PSI, ITUC representative and members of the Global Unions deliver protest letters from the international organizations to a representative of the Permanent Mission of Korea in Geneva, on N...
Protesting the Denial of border entry of the KCTU Delegation to the G8 Summit by the Japanese government.
Guarantee Democracy and Human Rights at all Moments! Protesting the Denial of border entry of the KCTU Delegation to the G8 Summit by the Japanese government. The Korean Confederation of Trade Unions (KCTU) with a membership of 800,000 is a major confederation of South Korean trad...
Lee Myung-bak Government attacking the KOSCOM Irregular Workers by riot police
[Photo] A member of KOSCOM Irregular Workers Union who was injured by the violence of riot police is explaining the situation while the riot police attacking the sit of sit-in demonstration at the Press Conference [KCTU Statement] Is violence the Lee Myung-bak government's soluti...