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To push electric cars, Seoul rolls out portable chargers with RFID

The chargers allow drivers to juice up their batteries at residential parking lots rather than dedicated stations

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Semiautonomous Hyundai car will hit the streets this year

Go ahead, take your hands off the wheel.

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Samsung, LG make up in dispute over broken washing machines

The South Korean giants would rather focus on improving their products and services

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S. Korea probes Uber employees for breaking transport laws

Up to 17 people, including the head of Uber's operation in the country, are under investigation

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Uber suspends ride-sharing platform in Seoul

Uber has decided to comply with Korean law, rather than fight it

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Samsung will freeze workers' pay in South Korea

Samsung will still issue bonuses and performance incentives as it negotiates a challenging business environment

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Uber offers free rides to Koreans, hopes they won't report its illegal drivers to police

Uber offers free rides to establish its service, which the government calls illegal. Seems like a strategy we've seen before...

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LG executive indicted over broken Samsung washing machine

LG releases closed-circuit television footage in his defense

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South Korea rejects Uber's proposal to register its drivers

The government threatens to ban the ride-hailing service in the country

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Samsung's smartphone business sees a huge drop in profits

The operating profit of its mobile business dropped 64 percent in the fourth quarter.

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Uber in legal hot water again in South Korea

The country's telecom regulator said the ride-sharing company is breaking information protection rules

Nitrogen leak kills two at LG Display factory

The company is investigating the cause of the leak, which occurred during planned maintenance and repair of production-line equipment

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Samsung's strategy to sell cheaper smartphones may hit profits

The South Korean company is struggling in its strategy to fend off Chinese mobile brands

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South Korea nuclear operator strengthens security system against cyber attack

The nuclear power station operator said recent hacking attempts did not harm its safety systems

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South Korean President says data leak from nuclear plant is 'serious'

Alleged hacker leaks inside data for fifth time