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Delivery Hero leaps on $4 billion food app deal to buy South Korea's Woowa

13 Dec 2019

SEOUL/FRANKFURT Germany's Delivery Hero agreed a $4 billion deal to buy South Korea's top food delivery app owner Woowa Brothers, ratcheting up consolidation in the industry as it expands in Asia's fast-growing but crowded market.

Delivery Hero stemmt Milliardenzukauf in Südkorea - Aktie hebt ab

13 Dec 2019

Seoul/Frankfurt Der Essenslieferdienst Delivery Hero übernimmt für vier Milliarden Dollar den größten südkoreanischen Essenslieferanten Woowa Brothers.

Samsung to invest an extra $8 billion in China chip plant - media

12 Dec 2019

SHANGHAI Samsung Electronics will increase investment at its chip factory in China by $8 billion (6.24 billion pounds) to boost production of NAND flash memory chips, Chinese media reported on Tuesday.

Feuding Korean firms risk disrupting electric car battery supplies

27 Nov 2019

SEOUL In 2018, South Korea's SK Innovation beat its larger, local rival LG Chem to a multibillion dollar deal to supply German carmaker Volkswagen with electric vehicle batteries in the United States.

Factbox - The world's biggest electric vehicle battery makers

02 Dec 2019

Asian companies dominate the market for electric vehicle (EV) batteries and they are expanding their production capacity in Europe, China and the United States in a fight to win lucrative contracts from global automakers.

Factbox: The world's biggest electric vehicle battery makers

26 Nov 2019

Asian companies dominate the market for electric vehicle (EV) batteries and they are expanding their production capacity in Europe, China and the United States in a fight to win lucrative contracts from global automakers.

INSIGHT-Feuding Korean firms risk disrupting electric car battery supplies

26 Nov 2019

* EV battery makers capacity forecasts: https://tmsnrt.rs/35tFmOL

Yemen's Houthis say they will release seized ships if Korean

19 Nov 2019

DUBAI/SEOUL Yemen's Iran-aligned Houthi movement said on Tuesday it would release vessels it had captured if they prove to be South Korean, after it seized a rig being towed by a Saudi tugboat in the southern Red Sea. | Video

UPDATE 4-Yemen's Houthis say they will release seized ships if Korean

19 Nov 2019

DUBAI/SEOUL, Nov 19 Yemen's Iran-aligned Houthi movement said on Tuesday it would release vessels it had captured if they prove to be South Korean, after it seized a rig being towed by a Saudi tugboat in the southern Red Sea.

FOCUS-Made in China: Samsung farms out more phones to fend off rivals

18 Nov 2019

* GRAPHIC-Samsung's ODM production: https://tmsnrt.rs/2HQUVs2

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