Asia’s Most Overworked Country Pushes for Right to Rest

Pedestrians use smartphones as they wait to cross a road in the Gangnam district of Seoul, South Korea. (Photographer: SeongJoon Cho/Bloomberg)

Asia’s Most Overworked Country Pushes for Right to Rest

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(Bloomberg) -- President Moon Jae-in’s drive to give South Koreans their “right to rest” by slashing work hours is making little headway as lawmakers haggle over pay rates for weekends.
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