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Hyunjoo Jin

Feuding Korean firms risk disrupting electric car battery supplies

02 Dec 2019

SEOUL In 2018, South Korea's SK Innovation beat its larger, local rival LG Chem to a multibillion dollar deal to supply German carmaker Volkswagen with electric vehicle batteries in the United States.

Factbox - The world's biggest electric vehicle battery makers

02 Dec 2019

Asian companies dominate the market for electric vehicle (EV) batteries and they are expanding their production capacity in Europe, China and the United States in a fight to win lucrative contracts from global automakers.

Factbox: The world's biggest electric vehicle battery makers

27 Nov 2019

Asian companies dominate the market for electric vehicle (EV) batteries and they are expanding their production capacity in Europe, China and the United States in a fight to win lucrative contracts from global automakers.

INSIGHT-Feuding Korean firms risk disrupting electric car battery supplies

27 Nov 2019

* EV battery makers capacity forecasts: https://tmsnrt.rs/35tFmOL

Yemen's Houthis say they will release seized ships if Korean

19 Nov 2019

DUBAI/SEOUL Yemen's Iran-aligned Houthi movement said on Tuesday it would release vessels it had captured if they prove to be South Korean, after it seized a rig being towed by a Saudi tugboat in the southern Red Sea.

FOCUS-Made in China: Samsung farms out more phones to fend off rivals

18 Nov 2019

* GRAPHIC-Samsung's ODM production: https://tmsnrt.rs/2HQUVs2

Hyundai Development wins bid for Asiana stake, to inject over $1.7 billion

12 Nov 2019

SEOUL South Korean builder Hyundai Development Co said on Tuesday its consortium has been picked as the preferred bidder for a controlling stake in Asiana Airlines and would inject over $1.7 billion into the debt-ridden carrier.

UPDATE 2-S.Korea's Aekyung, 2 others make binding bids for Asiana Airlines stake

07 Nov 2019

SEOUL, Nov 7 Three bidders, including a consortium led by South Korean conglomerate Aekyung, submitted formal bids for a controlling stake in Asiana Airlines Inc , the country's No. 2 carrier, company officials said on Thursday.

South Korea's LG picks Macquarie Asset as preferred bidder for stake in IT unit

06 Nov 2019

SEOUL South Korean conglomerate LG Corp said on Wednesday Macquarie Asset Management has been selected as the preferred bidder for a 35% stake it is selling in an IT services firm.

South Korean divers find crashed Airbus chopper, seven people missing

01 Nov 2019

SEOUL Divers from South Korean rescue services on Friday located an Airbus chopper which fell into the sea with seven people on board off the disputed islets of Dokdo late on Thursday.

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