S. Korea's on-year job additions rebound in Aug.
Sept. 13, 2023
South Korea's job additions rebounded in August after slowing for four consecutive months, but the growth was led mostly by seniors, data showed Wednesday. The number of employed people came to 28.67 million in August, up 268,000 from a year earlier, according to the data compiled by Statistics Korea. The country's jobless rate came to 2 percent last month, down 0.1 percentage point over the period. In July, the country added 211,000 jobs on-year, the lowest in 29 months. South Korea