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South Korea stopped importing condensate from Iran before receiving sanctions waivers

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December 13, 2018 Source: U.S. Energy Information Administration, based on ClipperData, LLC South Korea, the world’s leading importer of condensates, has sought alternatives to partially offset declines in imports of Iranian condensates during the past few months, particularly in light of U.S. sanctions on Iranian exports of crude oil and condensate. South Korea purchased close Read More

China retaliates in Huawei row by detaining two Canadians

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China has confirmed that it has detained two Canadian men in what appears to be retaliation for the arrest of Huawei’s chief financial officer. Entrepreneur Michael Spavor and former diplomat Michael Kovrig were taken into custody on Monday, said foreign ministry spokesman Lu Kang. He said they were being detained on suspicion of “endangering national Read More

Huawei row: China confirms two Canadians detained

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China has confirmed that it has detained two Canadian men in what appears to be retaliation for the arrest of Huawei’s chief financial officer. Entrepreneur Michael Spavor and former diplomat Michael Kovrig were taken into custody on Monday, said foreign ministry spokesman Lu Kang. He said they were being detained on suspicion of “endangering national Read More

Huawei row: Second Canadian man feared detained

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A second Canadian man is feared detained in China in what appears to be retaliation for Canada’s arrest of Huawei’s chief financial officer. The possible arrest raises the stakes in an international dispute that further threatens relations. Canada’s Global Affairs department said that Michael Spavor, an entrepreneur who is one of the only westerners to Read More

Power projection or experimental flight? What Russian Tu-160 bombers actually did in Venezuela

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The arrival of two Russian strategic bombers in Venezuela has jangled nerves in Washington and sent western media into meltdown. But the joint drills in the area don’t seem like an actual display of force, one analyst believes. The nuclear-capable Tu-160 strategic bombers, accompanied by two Russian Air Force heavy transport aircraft, landed in Caracas Read More

Samsung to shut mobile phone plant in China's Tianjin

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SEOUL (Reuters) – Samsung Electronics will cease operations at one of its mobile phone manufacturing plants in China, the company said, as its sales in the world’s biggest smartphone market slumps amid rising competition from lower-cost local rivals. FILE PHOTO: The logo of Samsung Electronics is seen at its office building in Seoul, South Korea, Read More

Kim Jong Un moisturising masks prove big hit in South Korea

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South Koreans are buying tens of thousands of Kim Jong Un moisturising face masks ahead of a promised visit to Seoul by the North Korean dictator. The “unification moisture nuclear masks” – nicknamed nuke masks – feature a picture of the smiling North Korean leader wearing a white sheet mask on the packaging. Propaganda-style slogans Read More

Exclusive: Hyundai Motor's two R&D vice chairmen offer to resign – sources

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SEOUL (Reuters) – Hyundai Motor Group’s two vice chairmen in charge of research and development (R&D) have offered to resign, three people familiar with the matter told Reuters on Tuesday. FILE PHOTO: Yang Woong-chul, president of Hyundai Motor Group’s auto research & development division, speaks during an interview with Reuters at the Seoul Motor Show Read More

Hyundai readies Palisade large SUV in another shot at U.S. market

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An employee sits in front of the logo of Hyundai Motor Co. at its dealership in Seoul, South Korea, October 22, 2015. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji SEOUL (Reuters) – Hyundai Motor Co (005380.KS) on Tuesday began South Korean sales of its Palisade large sport utility vehicle (SUV), a model it hopes will spearhead a sales recovery in Read More

US sanctions three North Korea top officials

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HomeWorld News Published time: 10 Dec, 2018 17:51 Edited time: 10 Dec, 2018 17:54 Get short URL The US Treasury has imposed new sanctions on three top North Korean officials, including a close aide to North Korean leader Kim Jong-un. DETAILS TO FOLLOW Read More