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SEOUL South Korea's Ssangyong Motor Co Ltd on Friday said it is reconsidering establishing a joint venture in China due to diplomatic tension between Seoul and Beijing over the deployment of a U.S. missile defense system.
* Comes as Beijing, Seoul spar over missile system (Adds Shaanxi Automobile comment, other S.Korean firms affected by diplomatic row, Chinese auto production context, Ssangyong sales)
PRAGUE, Oct 4 Czech new car registrations rose by 6.6 percent in the first nine months of 2017 to 205,511 vehicles, putting sales easily on pace to surpass a record 2016, the country's Car Importers Association said on Wednesday.
MILAN A spin-off is the option favored by Fiat Chrysler (FCA) Chief Executive Sergio Marchionne to unlock value from components maker Magneti Marelli, he said on Monday.
SEOUL South Korea said it will offer tax and loan concessions to companies whose businesses have suffered amid a dispute with China over Seoul's deployment of a powerful missile defense system.
* Seoul vows to aid South Korean companies hurt by row with China
SEOUL Hyundai Motor Co on Friday said its Chinese joint venture with BAIC Motor Corp Ltd has resumed making payments to suppliers, easing concern about another plant suspension.
* Plant was suspended as supplier reacted to delayed payments (Adds further Hyundai comment, background)
SEOUL, Sept 15 Hyundai Motor on Friday said its Chinese joint venture with BAIC Motor had started making payments to suppliers.
SEOUL South Korea's Hyundai Motor Co launched its first new sedan under the premium Genesis marque in Seoul on Friday, hoping to cement the brand's place in the luxury segment and make up for its lack of a strong SUV line-up.