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Fake news: Kim and Trump lookalikes draw crowds in Hanoi

10:40pm GMT

HANOI Cars stopped and tourists gawked on Friday at what appeared to be North Korean leader Kim Jong Un wandering the streets of Hanoi.

RPT-FOCUS-Seizing on Huawei's troubles, Samsung bets big on network gear

17 Feb 2019

* Managers, employees moved from handset to network unit -sources

Seizing on Huawei's troubles, Samsung bets big on network gear

15 Feb 2019

SEOUL Samsung Electronics is pouring resources into its telecom network equipment business, aiming to capitalise on the security fears hobbling China's Huawei, according to company officials and other industry executives. | Video

From comrades to assassins, North Korea and Vietnam eye new chapter with Trump-Kim summit

15 Feb 2019

HANOI/SEOUL In 1966, Ahn Hak-soo was one of more than 300,000 South Korean soldiers fighting alongside U.S. forces during the Vietnam War when he was captured by the North Vietnamese army and handed over to Hanoi's key ally, North Korea.

FOCUS-Seizing on Huawei's troubles, Samsung bets big on network gear

15 Feb 2019

* Managers, employees moved from handset to network unit -sources

Samsung Electronics forecasts weaker 2019 earnings as chip sales slow

31 Jan 2019

SEOUL Samsung Electronics Co Ltd warned of weaker earnings in 2019 as it posted a 29 percent drop in fourth-quarter operating profit on Thursday, hit by a slowdown in demand for memory chips. | Video

South Korean city OKs revised plan for low-wage carmaking JV with Hyundai

31 Jan 2019

SEOUL A South Korean city council on Wednesday green lit a revised plan for a low-wage automaking joint venture with Hyundai Motor, setting the stage for the construction of the car maker's first factory at home in more than two decades.

LG Display warns of panel price weakness as wearables boost fourth-quarter profit

30 Jan 2019

SEOUL South Korea's LG Display Co Ltd on Wednesday warned of weaker panel prices in the year ahead due to global economic uncertainty and U.S.- China trade tensions, as it posted a jump in quarterly profit thanks to surging sales of wearable screens.

Chip results augur more tech gloom as slowing China weighs

24 Jan 2019

BEIJING/SEOUL/PARIS Somber results from chipmakers SK Hynix Inc and Texas Instruments Inc , on the heels of warnings from tech behemoths Samsung and Apple, indicate more gloom for the sector as China's economy slows to its weakest in decades.

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