Some changes related to workers in Korea in 2016

- The minimum wage for employees in 2016 was 6030 won / hour (equivalent to $ 5.14). If calculated according to the eight-hour working day, a day laborer will receive 48,240 won (about $ 41.09).

- Earner of foreign workers residing illegally in South Korea can also unionized. However, this does not mean that these people are allowed to resume their residence or job in Korea was legalized.

- Scale receiving foreign workers under the EPS program (E-9 visa) of Korea in 2016 was 58,000 people, of which, indicators for new workers is 46,000 people; targets for re-entry workers is 12,000 people, an increase of 2,000 people compared to 2015.

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