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KLM apologizes after airliner crew"s coronavirus toilet note sparks outrage in South Korea

KLM, the Dutch arm of Air France KLM , offered a public apology on Friday after a crew member sparked online outrage by posting a sign in Korean saying passengers on a recent flight were not allowed to use a toilet because of the new coronavirus......»»

Category: topSource: reutersFeb 14th, 2020

Overwatch League moves canceled matches to South Korea amid coronavirus outbreak

The league’s statement is a start to solving the logistical challenges brought on by the virus......»»

Category: topSource: washpostFeb 14th, 2020

The coronavirus has reportedly spread to North Korea. Experts say the country isn"t equipped to fight it.

Reuters South Korean news outlets say the novel coronavirus has spread to North Korea. Though the country has further isolated itself from the rest .....»»

Category: personnelSource: nytFeb 13th, 2020

Hyundai to halt South Korea output as China virus disrupts parts supply

Hyundai Motor will suspend production in South Korea because the coronavirus outbreak has disrupted the supply of parts, it said, becoming the first major carmaker to do so outside of China......»»

Category: topSource: reutersFeb 4th, 2020

Hyundai to halt South Korea output as virus disrupts China parts supply

Hyundai Motor said it will suspend production in South Korea due to the coronavirus outbreak disrupting parts supply, becoming the first major automaker to do so outside of China......»»

Category: topSource: reutersFeb 4th, 2020

Hyundai Motor to suspend South Korea production as China virus hits parts supply

Hyundai Motor said it will suspend production in South Korea, its biggest manufacturing base, becoming the first major automaker to do so outside China due to disruption in the supply of parts resulting from the coronavirus outbreak......»»

Category: topSource: reutersFeb 4th, 2020

Hyundai to suspend South Korea production on China virus impact

Hyundai Motor plans to gradually suspend production at its South Korean factories from Tuesday, the first global major automaker to do so outside China, due to supply chain disruptions caused by the coronavirus outbreak......»»

Category: topSource: reutersFeb 4th, 2020

US military says some US service members in South Korea may be quarantined to stop the spread of the Wuhan coronavirus

US service members in South Kor.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderFeb 2nd, 2020

China announces 400 new coronavirus cases, bringing worldwide total to 1,370 — suspends all overseas tour groups

The mysterious illness has infected people in Hong Kong, Australia, Malaysia, Thailand, France, Japan, Taiwan, Vietnam, Singapore, South Korea, Macao, Nepal and the U.S......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 25th, 2020

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

Uniqlo ad sparks protest, parody as South Korea-Japan dispute flares

Uniqlo ad sparks protest, parody as South Korea-Japan dispute flares.....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralOct 22nd, 2019

North Korea Detains Crew Of Russian Fishing Vessel - "Harsh" Interrogations Alleged

Russian officials confirmed Wednesday that 15 of its nationals as well as two South Koreans have been detained for the past week after their fishing vessel drifted into North Korean waters.  The Russian embassy in the DPRK cited the country's Minis.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJul 24th, 2019

Galaxy Note 10 Pro Will Have The Same Battery Size As Galaxy S10 5G

Samsung created the phablet category with its Galaxy Note series. The Note devices need relatively larger batteries to power the giant screens through at least a day of normal usage. Fresh reports coming out of South Korea claim the.....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkApr 29th, 2019

Kim Jong Un will probably bring his own toilet to Friday"s summit with South Korea -- here"s why

Korean Central News Agency Kim Jong Un may bring his own toilet to the historic Inter-Korean summit on Friday. Kim always travels with a number of toilets and uses a chamber pot in his Mercedes car. North Kor.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 26th, 2018

Asiana chair apologizes for flights lacking meals, suicide

The chairman of South Korea's Asiana Airlines has apologized for inflight meal service disruptions and a reported suicide at a meal supplier......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsJul 4th, 2018

Philip Morris" Weakness In Japan, South Korea Sparks Cowen Downgrade

Philip Morris Internati.....»»

Category: earningsSource: benzingaJul 20th, 2018

Xiaomi expansion into South Korea heaping pressure on Samsung

China-based Xiaomi launched its latest smartphones including the flagship Hongmi Note 5, in Seoul, South Korea, priced KRW200,000-300,000 (U.....»»

Category: topSource: digitimesJul 24th, 2018

BMW apologizes after engine fires in South Korea prompt recalls

More than 20 cases of BMW fires have been reported in South Korea, mostly in July. Images and videos of BMW sedans engulfed in smoke and gutted by fires caused alarm among drivers.    .....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayAug 6th, 2018

BMW Korea apologizes as 27 vehicles catch fire over January-July

BMW's South Korean unit apologized over a spate of engine fires, estimated by the country's transport ministry at 27 over January to July, that has prompted a government probe and a major backlash from consumers......»»

Category: topSource: reutersAug 6th, 2018

Samsung Apologizes Over Sicknesses and Deaths of Some Factory Workers - TIME

TIMESamsung Apologizes Over Sicknesses and Deaths of Some Factory WorkersTIME(SEOUL, South Korea) â.....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsNov 23rd, 2018

Instagram apologizes after redesign sparks outrage — it was a ‘bug,’ spokeswoman says

The company was also accused of discriminating against left-handed users......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchDec 27th, 2018