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Feb 17 2017

Verhaftung von Samsung-Chef schockiert Südkoreas Wirtschaft

Seoul In Südkorea stürzt der Korruptionsskandal um Präsidentin Park Geun Hye den größten Konzern des Landes vollends in die Krise.

Feb 17 2017

Samsung chief Lee arrested as South Korean corruption probe deepens

SEOUL Samsung Group chief Jay Y. Lee was arrested on Friday over his alleged role in a corruption scandal rocking the highest levels of power in South Korea, dealing a fresh blow to the technology giant and standard-bearer for Asia's fourth-largest economy. | Video

Feb 16 2017

Samsung chief Lee arrested in corruption investigation

SEOUL Samsung Group chief Jay Y. Lee was arrested early on Friday over his alleged role in a corruption scandal that led parliament to impeach South Korean President Park Geun-hye, dealing a fresh blow to the world's biggest maker of smartphones.

Feb 16 2017

After day in South Korea court, Samsung chief awaits arrest decision

SEOUL Samsung Group leader Jay Y. Lee left a Seoul court after more than eight hours on Thursday to await a decision on whether he will be arrested over his alleged role in a corruption scandal that has engulfed President Park Geun-hye.

Feb 14 2017

South Korea files complaint against Nissan on mileage claims, probes two others

SEOUL South Korea has filed a complaint against Nissan Motor's South Korean unit alleging that the Japanese car maker manipulated the fuel economy test results of its Infiniti Q50 sedan, a government official said on Tuesday.

Feb 14 2017

South Korea sues Nissan over mileage claims, probes BMW, Porsche

SEOUL, Feb 14 South Korea has sued Nissan Motor's South Korean unit alleging that the Japanese car maker manipulated the fuel economy test results of its Infiniti Q50 sedan, a government official said on Tuesday.

Feb 09 2017

South Korean court rules against Nissan in emissions case

SEOUL A South Korean court ruled against Nissan Motor Co on Thursday in an emissions case, siding with the government in its accusations that the Japanese automaker had used a so-called defeat device in its Qashqai sport utility vehicle (SUV).

Feb 08 2017

Fire at Samsung SDI China plant caused by faulty batteries

HONG KONG/SEOUL A minor fire that broke out at a Samsung SDI Co Ltd factory in China on Wednesday was caused by waste products including faulty batteries, the Korean company and local emergency services said.

Feb 08 2017

China halts construction at major Lotte project amid THAAD tension

SEOUL South Korea's Lotte Group said Chinese authorities have halted construction at a multi-billion dollar real estate project after a fire inspection, amid worries in Seoul that Beijing is retaliating against the country's plans to host a U.S. missile defense system.

Feb 08 2017

Fire at Samsung SDI China plant caused by faulty batteries

HONG KONG/SEOUL Feb 8 A minor fire that broke out at a Samsung SDI Co Ltd factory in China on Wednesday was caused by waste products including faulty batteries, the Korean company and local emergency services said.

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