Although the 20,000 employees in the Hyundai Motor Union were wildcating and hourly-breaking their way to higher pay for hours at a time over the past two weeks, they've finally decided enough is enough and hit the streets yesterday with no plans to come back until Monday. Management and union officials sat back down at the table yesterday afternoon and plan on sticking it out unti they break the deadlock over a 125,000 Won raise, a new re-calculation of wage scales and the introduction of a salary
caste class system. Oh, and better-quality kimchi in the caf.
Hyundai Motor Union Goes on Full Strike [Chosunilbo]
Breaking! Unions Strike...Against Hyundai? [internal]