October 27, 2020

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    Kia Motors halts factories near Seoul as eight workers contract coronavirus

    Kia Motors has suspended production at all of its factories near Seoul, South Korea from Wednesday as eight of its workers have tested positive for the coronavirus, a union official said. The factory produces Kia’s Carnival SUV and its Rio small car, among other models. Kia did not have an immediate comment when it was […]

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    GM Korea’s board postpones decision on bankruptcy filing to Monday

    The board of General Motors’ South Korean unit has postponed its decision on filing for court-led rehabilitation proceedings to Monday, according to two sources knowledgeable with the situation. GM Korea was not reachable for comment at the moment. The company and its union failed to reach a wage deal by Friday, failing a deadline earlier […]

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    South Korea prompts General Motors union to reach wage deal

    South Korea on Friday prompted General Motors’s local subsidiary and labor union to gain a wage deal swiftly, adding the government will be able to talk about support for the money-losing unit on condition of an agreement. General Motors, which in February declared it would shut one of its South Korean factories, stated it will […]

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    South Korea declares industrial crisis in Gunsan, where GM factory is closing

    South Korea has designated the city of Gunsan an ‘industrial crisis zone’, extending its support for the area after plans by General Motors to close a plant as well as the shut down of a shipyard last year. The new designation gives broader financial support to employees and businesses, and is one notch above its […]

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    Hyundai’s union highly disagrees with modified trade deal with U.S.

    The union finds the deal to be ‘humiliating’ Hyundai Motor’s South Korean labor union on Tuesday regarded Seoul’s modified free trade deal with the United States “humiliating”, and stated the extended tariffs on pick-up trucks indicate a missed opportunity to tap into the U.S. industry. The United States and South Korea agreed to modify a […]

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    General Motors factory worker in South Korea commits suicide

    A 47-year-old worker at a South Korean plant of General Motors was found dead in a suspected suicide after submitting for a voluntary redundancy program of the U.S. automaker’s ailing unit, union officials and police stated on Sunday. Automaker plans to close its Gunsan plant by May and nearly 2,500 workers, or about 15 percent […]

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    General Motors to close one South Korea plant

    U.S. President Donald Trump has used a decision by General Motors to close one of its four plants in South Korea to introduce fresh criticism of the U.S.-South Korea trade agreement. Trump described GM’s announcement that it would close a vehicle factory in South Korea, and then turned to the topic of the U.S.-South Korea […]

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    2014 SsangYong Rodius unmasked

    The 2014 SsangYong Rodius has been unmasked. It looks impressive, if not attractive as many would say. Well, to critics and observers this next generation Rodius looks significantly better than the outgoing model. The back with wraparound taillights turns the attention. With its public debut imminent next month in Geneva, the 2014 Rodius will be […]

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    Hyundai ix35 Fuel Cell :Paris Motor Show

    Hyundai- Hyundai Group is a South Korean conglomerate founded by Chung Ju-yung. The first company in the group was founded in 1947 as a construction company. With government assistance, Chung and his family members rapidly expanded into various industries, eventually becoming South Korea’s second biggest Chaebol(South Korean form of Business). Well today we are discusssing […]


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