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Kia launches 1st all-electric EV sedan, starts from $40K

Kia launches 1st all-electric EV sedan, starts from $40K

🕔11:52, 2.Aug 2021

Seoul, Aug 2  Kia, South Korea’s second-biggest carmaker, on Monday launched an all-electric EV6 sedan in the domestic market ahead of its overseas launches later this year. The EV6 is Kia’s first model embedded with Hyundai Motor Group’s own EV-only

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LG to sell Apple devices at its stores after mobile biz exit

LG to sell Apple devices at its stores after mobile biz exit

🕔11:13, 6.Jul 2021

Seoul, July 6  LG Group, South Korea’s fourth-largest conglomerate, is apparently looking to beef up its business relationship with Apple, industry insiders said on Tuesday, amid rumours that its electronics affiliate may sell the US tech titan’s products at its

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S Korea to levy 20% tax on cryptocurrency transactions

S Korea to levy 20% tax on cryptocurrency transactions

🕔20:35, 28.May 2021

Seoul, May 28  South Korea plans to impose a 20 percent income tax on capital gains from cryptocurrency transactions starting next year as planned, the government announced on Friday, despite growing investor calls for delaying the taxation plan. The government

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Europe approves SK hynix’s acquisition of Intel’s NAND biz

Europe approves SK hynix’s acquisition of Intel’s NAND biz

🕔10:40, 22.May 2021

Seoul, May 22  SK hynix, South Korea’s second-largest chipmaker, has earned approval from Europe’s antitrust watchdog for its acquisition of Intel’s NAND business. SK hynix said late on Friday that it received unconditional clearance from the European Commission for its

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Korea Dispatches More Medical Supplies to India

Korea Dispatches More Medical Supplies to India

🕔17:04, 13.May 2021

New Delhi, May 13 The Government of the Republic of Korea is continuing with its emergency medical support to India to help it fight the surge in Covid-19 cases in the country. Three more special flights, containing 100 portable oxygen

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S.Korea launches ETA for visa-waiver countries

S.Korea launches ETA for visa-waiver countries

🕔10:52, 4.May 2021

Seoul, May 4  South Korea has launched an electronic travel authorization (ETA) program for some countries, with which Seoul has reached agreements on visa waiver, the Justice Ministry said. Under the program launched on Monday, foreign visitors from 21 visa-waiver

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Korean Govt-led trade panel meets Sikkim Commerce minister to explore investment avenues

Korean Govt-led trade panel meets Sikkim Commerce minister to explore investment avenues

🕔20:46, 16.Apr 2021

New Delhi, Apr. April 16  South Korea is keen on exploring investment opportunities in North Eastern state of Sikkim in multiple sectors including renewable energy, pharmaceutical, food processing, tourism. In the first-ever visit to the North-east region of India, a

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S Korea to set global standards for EV wireless charging

S Korea to set global standards for EV wireless charging

🕔10:30, 15.Apr 2021

Seoul, April 15  South Korea said on Thursday it will ramp up efforts to promote a homegrown charging technology for electric vehicles (EVs) as an international standard, as the country plans to penetrate deeper into the growing sector. The Korean

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Samsung, LG TVs earn advanced Wi-Fi 6E certification

Samsung, LG TVs earn advanced Wi-Fi 6E certification

🕔11:37, 30.Mar 2021

Seoul, March 30  South Korea’s two largest TV makers Samsung and LG Electronics said on Tuesday that their premium TVs have obtained a certification for advanced Wi-Fi technology that enables them to deliver faster and more stable connectivity. Samsung said

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Kia unveils its 1st all electric car EV6, arriving this month

Kia unveils its 1st all electric car EV6, arriving this month

🕔11:15, 15.Mar 2021

Seoul, March 15  Kia Corporation, South Korea’s second-biggest carmaker, on Monday revealed the design of the EV6, its first dedicated all-electric model built on Hyundai Motor Group’s EV platform, ahead of its global unveiling later this month. The EV6 is

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Samsung, LG shut down research labs over virus cases

Samsung, LG shut down research labs over virus cases

🕔19:50, 18.Nov 2020

Seoul, Nov 18  South Korea’s two largest electronics firms Samsung Electronics and LG Electronics on Wednesday decided to temporarily shut down their research labs after their workers tested positive for the new coronavirus. Samsung said it shuttered a mobile research

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Trump to include India, Russia, Australia, S.Korea in G7

Trump to include India, Russia, Australia, S.Korea in G7

🕔11:03, 1.Jun 2020

New Delhi/Washington, June 01  US President Donald Trump has decided to postpone the G7 summit till September and invite India, Russia, Australia and South Korea to discuss a plan on how to deal with the future of China among the

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Modi in Seoul: To accept peace award, unveil Gandhi bust

Modi in Seoul: To accept peace award, unveil Gandhi bust

🕔12:18, 21.Feb 2019

Seoul, Feb 21  Prime Minister Narendra Modi reached the South Korean capital on Thursday for a two-day state visit where he will unveil a Mahatma Gandhi bust, besides accepting the Seoul Peace Prize and having business and political engagements. On

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Modi leaves for South Korea

Modi leaves for South Korea

🕔06:46, 21.Feb 2019

New Delhi, Feb 21  Prime Minister Narendra Modi left for Seoul on Wednesday on a two-day visit to South Korea during which he will be conferred upon the 2018 Seoul Peace Prize. During the visit, Modi will hold discussions with

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India, South Korea agree to deepen economic, strategic partnership

India, South Korea agree to deepen economic, strategic partnership

🕔12:21, 11.Jul 2018

New Delhi, July 11  In bid to further boost their economic and political ties, India and South Korea agreed to upgrade their Comprehensive Economic Partnership Agreement (CEPA) and strengthen the Special Strategic Partnership they share following delegation-level talks headed by

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North, South Korean leaders meet 2nd time

North, South Korean leaders meet 2nd time

🕔19:01, 26.May 2018

Seoul, May 26 The leaders of North and South Korea held a second summit on Saturday in the demilitarized border area between the two countries, Seoul President’s office said. It came as the two sides continue efforts to put a historic

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China, Japan, S.Korea call to resist protectionism

China, Japan, S.Korea call to resist protectionism

🕔11:00, 4.May 2018

Manila, May 4  The Finance Ministers and central bank Governors of China, Japan and South Korea on Friday stressed the need to resist “all forms of protectionism”. They agreed to ensure “an open and rule-based multilateral trade and investment system”

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US, North and South Korea meet in Finland

US, North and South Korea meet in Finland

🕔10:24, 21.Mar 2018

Helsinki, March 21  A tripartite talk between North Korea, South Korea and the US has started in Finland and denuclearisation is not on the agenda, Finnish Foreign Minister Timo Soini has said. No statements were released on Tuesday from Vaanta,

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South Korea to hold security drills around Winter Olympics site

South Korea to hold security drills around Winter Olympics site

🕔12:07, 18.Jan 2018

Seoul, Jan 18  South Korea is all set to conduct defence drills on Thursday around PyeongChang county, site of the upcoming Winter Olympics, following a thaw in inter-Korean relations after months of heightened tension on the Korean peninsula. Around 2,000

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