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Factbox-Electric-vehicle batteries: major players and their expansion plans

12:40am EDT

SEOUL The global auto industry's shift to electric vehicles (EVs) has spurred an expansion race among battery makers and led to a growing skills shortage.

GM settles $2 billion Bolt EV recall cost deal with S.Korea's LG

Oct 12 2021

SEOUL (Reuters) -General Motors Co said on Tuesday its battery partner, South Korea's LG Electronics Inc, had agreed to reimburse it for the $2 billion estimated in costs and expenses associated with the recall of Bolt electric vehicles.

Rising chip prices fuel Samsung's best quarterly profit in 3 years

Oct 08 2021

SEOUL (Reuters) -Samsung Electronics Co Ltd on Friday flagged a 28% jump in its third-quarter operating profit to the highest in three years, driven by rising memory chip prices and display sales for new flagship smartphone launches. | Video

Factbox-Electric-vehicle batteries: major players and their expansion plans

Oct 05 2021

SEOUL The global auto industry's shift to electric vehicles (EVs) has spurred an expansion race among battery makers, and caused a growing a skills shortage. See main story:

Battery giants face skills gap that could jam electric highway

Oct 05 2021

SEOUL The South Korean battery giants powering many of the world's electric vehicles face a skills shortage that could drag on the global race towards zero-emissions transport.

FACTBOX-Electric-vehicle batteries: major players and their expansion plans

Oct 05 2021

SEOUL, Oct 5 The global auto industry's shift to electric vehicles (EVs) has spurred an expansion race among battery makers and caused a growing skills shortage. See main story:

North Korea says hope is alive for peace, summit with South

Sep 26 2021

SEOUL (Reuters) -North Korea is willing to consider another summit with South Korea if mutual respect between the neighbours can be assured, state news agency KCNA said on Saturday, citing Kim Yo Jong, the sister of the North's leader Kim Jong Un.

SK Innovation shareholders approve plan to split off battery business

Sep 15 2021

SEOUL (Reuters) -SK Innovation Co Ltd said on Thursday its shareholders had approved the company's proposal to separate its battery business into a new company.

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