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All New Cruze
Production Halt
14 February 2017 - 1:45pm
It has been found that GM Korea halted the production of the All New Cruze on February 9 due to some problems associated with an airbag component that has yet to be specified. According to industry...
The Korean government also slammed the Uber service for violating the Passenger Transport Business Act as the company allowed drivers without taxi licenses to use the paid-for system.
Regulating Still
14 February 2017 - 10:30am
While auto tech companies in autonomous driving and car sharing sectors, such as Uber, Tesla, Lyft and Didi Chuxing, are recently emerging as global promising businesses, domestic auto tech companies...
Financial Services Commission Chairman Yim Jong-yong (right) presided over a meeting in Seoul with organizations planning to take part in the Stewardship Code.
Korean Stewardship Code
14 February 2017 - 10:15am
The Financial Services Commission (FSC) of South Korea held a meeting presided over by its chairman Yim Jong-yong on February 13 to discuss the introduction of the Stewardship Code for transparent...
High-end Chinese smartphones surpassed those of Samsung Electronics a great deal in terms of memory storage capacity.
Larger Memory Capacity
13 February 2017 - 11:45am
It has been found that recently released high-end Chinese smartphones surpassed those of Samsung Electronics a great deal in terms of memory storage capacity. According to market researcher...
Hyundai Motor Company is preparing to hit the market with the Grandeur Hybrid and the Ionic Plug-in Hybrid in the first half of this year.
Hybrid War
13 February 2017 - 11:30am
The Korea Automobile Importers & Distributors Association (KAIDA) announced on February 10 that the sales of imported hybrid cars in South Korea hit a record high of 16,259 units last year to...
Hyundai Motor Group ranked fifth in terms of global sales last year, but the gap with its competitors widened further.
Increasing Sales Gap
13 February 2017 - 11:15am
Hyundai Motor Group's two auto units - Hyundai Motor and Kia Motors – ranked fifth in terms of global sales last year, but the gap with its competitors widened further due to lower sales. According...
Samsung Electronics recorded double dips where the global market share and sales volume of its smartphones, tablets and smart last year.
Triple Slump
13 February 2017 - 11:15am
Last year, Samsung Electronics recorded double dips where the global market share and sales volume of its smartphones, tablets and smart watches which are flagship products of its smart devices all...
Samsung Medical Center’s surgical team poses for a photo with a medical team in Nepal after the nation’s first liver transplant operation.
Liver Transplantation Service
13 February 2017 - 11:15am
A team of liver transplant surgeons from the organ transplant centre at Samsung Medical Center jointly performed the nation’s first liver transplant operation with Nepali doctors at the Human Organ...
NH Nonghyup Card President Lee In-ki (third from left) and deputy president of JCB International Kimihisa Imada (fourth from left) pose for a photo after agreeing on forming a strategic partnership.
Joint Brand
13 February 2017 - 10:45am
NH Nonghyup Card announced on Feb. 10 that it has formed a strategic partnership with JCB International, a Japan-based international payment brand, and jointly launched a new brand “W.” The brand...
Mobile carriers these days cannot be sure about whether they will be able to recover their investment after the early commercialization requiring a huge investment.
5G Dilemma
13 February 2017 - 10:45am
These days, one of the most important keywords of the global economy is the fourth industrial revolution. Under the circumstances, earlier commercialization of 5G technology by global mobile carriers...
South Korea imported 60,174 cars, up 22.5% from a year earlier, from the US last while South Korea’s total car imports fell 8.3% to 304,375 cars.
Contrary to General Trend
13 February 2017 - 10:30am
The Korea Automobile Manufacturers Association (KAMA) and the Korea Automobile Importers & Distributors Association (KAIDA) announced on February 12 that South Korea imported 60,174 cars, up 22.5...
Securities firms, which painted a rosy outlook for SK Hynix Inc., are now revaluating the memory chipmaker.
Doubt on Super Cycle
13 February 2017 - 10:15am
As the stock prices of SK Hynix dropped over 5% due to the “UBS Shock” on February 10, securities companies, which painted a rosy outlook for SK Hynix Inc., are now revaluating the memory chipmaker....

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