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"I Have No Idea What To Do Now": South Korean & Japanese Firms Screwed By Shortage Of Chinese Migrant Workers

"I Have No Idea What To Do Now": South Korean & Japanese Firms Screwed By Shortage Of Chinese Migrant Workers Since COVID-19 went global just over .....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeFeb 14th, 2020

Renewed Chinese auto tariffs would cost U.S. jobs, industry coalition warns

The head of a broad coalition of Japanese, German and South Korean automakers warned on Friday that renewed punitive Chinese tariffs on U.S. autos would hurt U.S. vehicle exports to China and put U.S. jobs at risk......»»

Category: topSource: reutersAug 23rd, 2019

Japan curbs could drag on, hurt global economy: Moon

Japan's export curbs on key materials used by South Korean tech companies could drag on despite diplomatic efforts to end the dispute, South Korea's president said on Wednesday, pledging to help firms to reduce their reliance on Japanese suppliers......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJul 10th, 2019

Japan export curbs could be prolonged, says South Korea"s Moon

South Korea's president said on Wednesday Japan's export curbs on key materials used by South Korean technology firms could be prolonged and his government will sharply boost spending to help reduce their reliance on Japanese suppliers......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJul 10th, 2019

Chinese Hackers Targeted Japanese Defense Firms for North Korean Secrets, Experts Say

Experts say two attacks took place between September and October 2017. Chinese hackers have targeted Japanese defense companies, possibly to get information on Tokyo's policy toward resolving the North Korean.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneApr 23rd, 2018

Coronavirus Deaths Outside China Surge Overnight As South Korean City Faces "Unprecedented Crisis"

Coronavirus Deaths Outside China Surge Overnight As South Korean City Faces "Unprecedented Crisis" Hours after Japanese press reports.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeFeb 20th, 2020

Japan"s Asahi says Korean boycott cost it 3 billion yen last year

Japanese beer and beverage maker Asahi Group Holdings said a South Korean consumer boycott of Japanese goods cost it around 3 billion yen ($27.32 million) last year......»»

Category: topSource: reutersFeb 13th, 2020

South Korea asks China for help in resuming production at auto parts plants

The South Korean government said on Friday it has asked Chinese regional governments for help in resuming production at South Korean auto parts suppliers' factories in China......»»

Category: topSource: reutersFeb 6th, 2020

Feuding Korean firms risk disrupting electric car battery supplies

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......»»

Category: topSource: reutersNov 26th, 2019

Uniqlo ad sparks protests and parody in S. Korea

A commercial by Japanese clothing brand Uniqlo has stirred a consumer backlash in South Korea amid accusations that it mocks victims of wartime forced labor and brothel workers, reopening deep wounds from Japan's colonial past. Francesca Lynagh reports......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersOct 22nd, 2019

Japan"s Uniqlo pulls ad after South Korean fury

Japanese retail giant Uniqlo has pulled a commercial featuring a 98-year-old US fashion figure from South Korean screens, it said Monday after it was accused of whitewashing colonial history......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralOct 21st, 2019

Everlight lands LED orders for automotive 3D taillights

LED packaging service provider Everlight Electronics has obtained orders for LEDs used in automotive 3D taillights from US, South Korean and Chinese automakers, with shipments having already begung in third-quarter 2019, according to industry sources......»»

Category: topSource: digitimesOct 17th, 2019

Japan"s Fast Retailing likely hit by South Korea boycott; succession plans in focus: analysts

A South Korean boycott of Japanese goods is seen dragging down sales at Fast Retailing Co Ltd's Uniqlo stores, denting otherwise strong financial results due to be announced on Thursday by Asia's biggest fashion group, analysts said......»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 9th, 2019

Labor pains: Japanese jobs for South Korean graduates dry up amid trade row

Song Min-su, a Japanese major in his final year at Hannam University, south of Seoul, has watched in dismay as a spat between South Korea and Japan over wartime forced labor has spiraled into a damaging political and economic row......»»

Category: topSource: reutersSep 4th, 2019

Hyundai Motor agrees wage deal, avoids strike for first time in eight years

Hyundai Motor Co and its South Korean workers' union have reached a tentative wage deal and averted strike action for the first time in eight years, sending the automaker's shares up by more than 4%......»»

Category: topSource: reutersAug 27th, 2019

Apple CEO warns Trump about China tariffs, Samsung competition

U.S. President Donald Trump said on Sunday that he has spoken with Apple Inc's Chief Executive Tim Cook about the impact of U.S. tariffs on Chinese imports as well as competition from South Korean company Samsung Electronics Co Ltd ......»»

Category: topSource: reutersAug 18th, 2019

The New York Post: Trump cracks jokes and mimics Japanese and Korean accents at Hamptons event

President Trump cracked jokes about the Equinox scandal, the old days of rent-controlled New York and his dealings with North and South Korea among deep-pocketed pals in the Hamptons on Friday......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 12th, 2019

Uniqlo to close a Seoul store on anti-Japan boycotts: report

Japanese casual clothing chain Uniqlo plans to close a store in central Seoul, hurt by South Korean consumer boycotts amid a mounting dispute between the two countries, the Yomiuri newspaper reported on Friday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersAug 8th, 2019

South Korean Crypto Exchange Signs With Security Companies to Lock Down Tokens

Coinone has partnered with two security and disclosure firms to ensure compliance with South Korea's new cryptocurrency regulations......»»

Category: forexSource: coindeskAug 7th, 2019

South Korean chip giants face "strangling" from Japanese export curbs

South Korean chipmakers are hitting a dead end in their quest to find alternatives for key Japanese materials that have been slapped with export restrictions, raising the prospect of major disruption to their operations in the coming months......»»

Category: topSource: reutersAug 1st, 2019

Russian-Chinese Air Patrol Near S.Korea Was "Show Of Force" To US Hawks

Via Southfront.org, The recent violation of the South Korean airspace during a joint patrol of Russian and Chinese strategic bombers, resulting in scrambled South Korean jets reportedly fi.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJul 25th, 2019