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Hyundai faces lawsuit over EV fires as GM launches recall

18 Nov 2020

SEOUL Hyundai Motor Co is being sued over a string of battery fires in its electric vehicles (EVs), just as General Motors Co recalls nearly 70,000 EVs with batteries from the same maker, LG Chem Ltd. | Video

Exclusive: GM warns labor unrest making South Korea untenable

18 Nov 2020

DETROIT/SEOUL General Motors Co has issued its strongest warning yet that persistent industrial unrest could drive it out of South Korea, just two years after it received a state-backed rescue package to stay.

EXCLUSIVE-GM warns labor unrest making South Korea untenable

18 Nov 2020

* No.2 shareholder calls on both sides to make concessions (Updates with union comment, paragraph 12)

Exclusive: GM warns labor unrest making South Korea untenable

18 Nov 2020

DETROIT/SEOUL General Motors Co has issued its strongest warning yet that persistent industrial unrest eventually could drive it out of South Korea, just two years after it received a state-backed rescue package to stay in the country.

Hyundai faces lawsuit over EV fires as GM launches recall

18 Nov 2020

* Hyundai's upgrade only a temporary fix to buy time - plaintiffs

Korean Air to spend $1.6 billion to become Asiana Airlines' top shareholder

16 Nov 2020

SEOUL Korean Air Lines Co Ltd plans to spend 1.8 trillion won ($1.62 billion) to become the top shareholder of indebted Asiana Airlines Inc , in aviation's first major consolidation since COVID-19 brought the industry to its knees. | Video

South Korea reports 205 coronavirus cases, above 200 for first time since Sept

14 Nov 2020

SEOUL South Korea reported 205 new coronavirus cases as of Friday midnight, rising above 200 for the first time since September, the Korea Disease Control and Prevention Agency (KDCA) said on Saturday.

Asiana Airlines shares surge on potential deal with rival Korean Air's parent

13 Nov 2020

SEOUL Shares in Asiana Airlines Inc soared on Friday on prospects that the owner of larger rival Korean Air Lines Co Ltd could buy a hefty stake in the debt-laden, pandemic-hit carrier.

Samsung may launch flagship phone early to grab Huawei share: sources

09 Nov 2020

SEOUL Samsung Electronics Co Ltd may launch its flagship Galaxy S smartphones more than a month earlier than expected in a bid to grab market share from Huawei and fend off competition from Apple Inc, three sources familiar with the matter said. | Video

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