Government jobs open to North Korean defectors

By Suk Gee-hyun
  • Published : Jul 22, 2013 - 20:36
  • Updated : Jul 22, 2013 - 20:36
The government plans to hire North Korean defectors with career experience and certificates as formal staff in the second half of the year, the Ministry of Security and Public Administration said.

Eleven low-level positions will be open for the refugees at some offices including those in charge of labor, culture, health, fair trade and food and drug safety.

More details about the application process and qualifications will be announced between July and November on each ministry website.