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Asia | # Korea (North and South) | Tz Database entry
# Korea (North and South)
# From Annie I. Bang (2006-07-10):
# http://www.koreaherald.com/view.php?ud=200607100012
# Korea ran a daylight saving program from 1949-61 but stopped it
# during the 1950-53 Korean War. The system was temporarily enforced
# between 1987 and 1988 ...
# From Sanghyuk Jung (2014-10-29):
# http://mm.icann.org/pipermail/tz/2014-October/021830.html
# According to the Korean Wikipedia
# http://ko.wikipedia.org/wiki/한국_표준시
# [oldid=12896437 2014-09-04 08:03 UTC]
# DST in Republic of Korea was as follows.... And I checked old
# newspapers in Korean, all articles correspond with data in Wikipedia.
# For example, the article in 1948 (Korean Language) proved that DST
# started at June 1 in that year. For another example, the article in
# 1988 said that DST started at 2:00 AM in that year.
# Rule NAME FROM TO TYPE IN ON AT SAVE LETTER/S
Rule ROK 1948 only - Jun 1 0:00 1:00 D
Rule ROK 1948 only - Sep 13 0:00 0 S
Rule ROK 1949 only - Apr 3 0:00 1:00 D
Rule ROK 1949 1951 - Sep Sun>=8 0:00 0 S
Rule ROK 1950 only - Apr 1 0:00 1:00 D
Rule ROK 1951 only - May 6 0:00 1:00 D
Rule ROK 1955 only - May 5 0:00 1:00 D
Rule ROK 1955 only - Sep 9 0:00 0 S
Rule ROK 1956 only - May 20 0:00 1:00 D
Rule ROK 1956 only - Sep 30 0:00 0 S
Rule ROK 1957 1960 - May Sun>=1 0:00 1:00 D
Rule ROK 1957 1960 - Sep Sun>=18 0:00 0 S
Rule ROK 1987 1988 - May Sun>=8 2:00 1:00 D
Rule ROK 1987 1988 - Oct Sun>=8 3:00 0 S
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