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2017

06cc318915f842ab4dda997e9cde0d93.jpg intro_history_1.gif  The 26th leadership of FKTU was elected.(President : Mr. KIM Juyoung / General Secretary : Mr. KIM Sungkyung)


2014

sss.jpg  intro_history_1.gif  The 25th leadership of FKTU was elected.(President : Mr. KIM Dong-man / General Secretary : Mr.LEE Boyung-kun)


2012

  The 24rd leadership of FKTU was elected.(President : Mr. MOON, Jin-kook / General Secretary : Mr. HAN, Kwang-ho)


2011

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  The severance of policy ties with ruling Grand National Party and all-out struggles for the complete revision of labour Laws were declared at the Annual National Congress.

  FKTU participated in the creation of Democratic United Party as a principle force.


2009

intro_history_2.gif  A Grand Social Pact among 4 parties was reached to overcome economic crisis.

2007

intro_history_2.gif  Korea labour Foundation was established at the initiative of FKTU.


2006

intro_history_3.gif  FKTU's logo and theme song were changed on the occasion of the 60th anniversary,


2005

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intro_history_2.gif  Brother Lee, Yong Deuk was reelected as the 21th President of the FKTU
intro_history_6.gif  New FKTU Welfare Center was established in Yeouido
intro_history_7.gif  All-out struggles for protective legislation on non-regular workers were staged


2004

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intro_history_5.gif  Brother Lee, Yong Deuk was newly elected as the 20th President of the FKTU


2001

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intro_history_4.gif  Observing the first FKTU International Day of Mourning for the dead and injured by the industrial accidents.

intro_history_5.gif  A Joint May Day celebration was held by South and North Korean Trade Unions in Mt.Kumgang, North Korea, where around 1,000 unionsts attended.


2000

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intro_history_1.gif  FKTU contined to serve as a member of the ICFTU Executive Board.

intro_history_8.gif  The first official meeting between FKTU and the General Federation of Trade Unions(GFTU) of North Korea was held.

intro_history_12.gif  "A seminar on the role trade unions in the re-unification of Korean Peninsula" was held in Mt.Kumgang Jointly by South and North Korean Trade Unions


1998

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intro_history_1.gif  FKTU Industrial and Environment Research Institute opened


1997

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intro_history_2.gif  FKTU organized rallies against the clandestine revision of the labor-related laws which seriously undermined workers' rights and working conditions.

intro_history_12.gif  General strikes and mass rallies were organized against the retrogressive revision of labour laws.


1996

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intro_history_3.gif  FKTU Central Education Center re-opened with new buildings and facilities Yoju.

intro_history_6.gif  FKTU continued to serve as a meber of the ICFTU Executive Borad.


1995

s_o_1989_1.jpgintro_history_2.gif  FKTU Central Council was resuscitated. intro_history_4.gif  FKTU Research Institute was established


1992

s_o_1988.bmpintro_history_1.gif  FKTU becomes a member of the ICFTU Executive Board

intro_history_11.gif  Peace Bank for workers opened


1990

s_o_1977_2_1.jpgintro_history_2.gif  FKTU Committee on Political Affairs was formed.


1989

s_o_1977_2.jpgintro_history_6.gif  Labor Education Centers in 18 regions were built.


1987

s_o_2.bmpintro_history_7.gif  A series of nationwide labour struggles broke out to bring about epochal changes in Korean trade union movement.

intro_history_8.gif  Labor Welfare Center (no-frills consumers' markets) was founded and started business.


1980

s_1980.bmpintro_history_8.gif  Under Martial Law, presidents of FKTU and 11 industrial federations as well as 191 union officers were dismissed, and 106 regional union branches were dismantled.

intro_history_12.gif  Industry-based union system was converted to enterprise-based one by labour law amendments.


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