TAG: SOUTH KOREA


South Korea’s Myongshin to build EVs for Chinese brand at ex-GM plant

South Korea’s Myongshin to build EVs for Chinese brand at ex-GM plant

South Korea’s Myongshin has agreed to build more than 50,000 electric vehicles a year...


Japanese car sales slump in South Korea as diplomatic row worsens

Japanese car sales slump in South Korea as diplomatic row worsens

Although automakers are still assessing the main factors driving the declines last month, industry...


South Korea automakers’ shares rise on hope of U.S. tariff exemption

South Korea automakers’ shares rise on hope of U.S. tariff exemption

South Korean automakers saw their shares rise on Monday on optimism they would be...


Tensions with China help U.S. see importance of North American trade: Mexican official

Tensions with China help U.S. see importance of North American trade: Mexican official

Tense U.S.-China relations are helping the United States understand the importance of a North...


South Korea to file complaint against BMW for 'delayed' response to engine fires

South Korea to file complaint against BMW for 'delayed' response to engine fires

South Korea’s transport ministry said it would file a complaint against German luxury carmaker...


Hyundai Motor's union votes to strike after wage talks fail

Hyundai Motor's union votes to strike after wage talks fail

Hyundai Motor’s unionized workers in South Korea voted on Tuesday to strike over stalled wage...


GM's South Korean union seeks job, plant security in exchange for wage concessions

GM's South Korean union seeks job, plant security in exchange for wage concessions

General Motors’ (GM.N) South Korean union said on Thursday that it will not demand...


South Korea kicks off due diligence on GM's South Korean unit: KDB

South Korea kicks off due diligence on GM's South Korean unit: KDB

South Korea held an initial meeting on Monday for its due-diligence of General Motors’...


Hyundai Nexo is a rolling showcase of self-driving eco-car technology

Hyundai Nexo is a rolling showcase of self-driving eco-car technology

The Hyundai Nexo fuel cell vehicle marries futuristic fuel cell technology to next-generation autonomous-driving...


GM offers $2.2B debt-for-equity swap in return for S. Korea's support, report says

GM offers $2.2B debt-for-equity swap in return for S. Korea's support, report says

General Motors has offered to convert debt of about $2.2 billion owed by its...