- Reuters via Yahoo! NewsNov 26 03:26 PM
An extradition treaty signed by Russia and North Korea could be used to send back defectors from the North and put them at risk of serious harm in their home country, including torture, the U.N. human rights investigator on North Korea said on Thursday. The comments by Marzuki Darusman, U.N. special rapporteur on North Korea, came amid reports that nine North Koreans arrested in Vietnam are in ...
- Reuters via Yahoo! NewsNov 25 10:35 PM
South Korea on Thursday became the first country outside the United States to punish Volkswagen AG on the basis of its own emissions tests, slapping the German automaker with a record fine and ordering a recall of 125,522 vehicles. The environment ministry said it ordered Volkswagen Korea to submit a recall plan by Jan. 6, 2016, after its own testing showed Europe's biggest auto manufacturer ...
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- Associated Press via Yahoo! NewsNov 26 04:34 AM
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korea said Thursday it fined Volkswagen $12.3 million and ordered recalls of 125,522 diesel vehicles after the government found their emissions tests were rigged.
- Reuters via Yahoo! FinanceNov 26 02:40 AM
South Korea on Thursday became the first country outside the United States to punish Volkswagen AG (VOWG_p.DE) on the basis of its own emissions tests, slapping the German automaker with a record fine and ordering a recall of 125,522 vehicles. The environment ministry said it ordered Volkswagen Korea to submit a recall plan by Jan. 6, 2016, after its own testing showed Europe's biggest auto ...
- AFP via Yahoo! NewsNov 26 12:58 AM
South Korea said on Thursday it had ordered Volkswagen to recall 125,500 diesel vehicles, after tests confirmed the German automaker had faked emissions results from the cars' engines. Announcing the results of the tests, the Environment Ministry also said it was fining the company 14.1 billion won ($12.3 million). Volkswagen should submit its detailed recall plans including how to improve ...
- BloombergNov 26 01:17 PM
In a darkened “war room” dozens of South Korea’s brightest college students are practicing hacking each other as part of a government program to train them to battle some of the world’s best -- the shadowy techno-soldiers of Kim Jong Un’s regime.
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- Associated Press via Yahoo! NewsNov 25 02:40 AM
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — A new nuclear treaty with the United States governing South Korea's commercial nuclear activities during the next 20 years went into effect Wednesday, the South Korean government said.
- Reuters via Yahoo! FinanceNov 25 06:53 PM
South Korea on Thursday said its own testing showed that Volkswagen AG intentionally manipulated a diesel emissions device in vehicles with an older engine, and ordered the recall of 125,522 cars. South Korea is the first country after the United States to announce measures based on it own testing to address the diesel emissions scandal that has engulfed Europe's biggest auto manufacturer. In ...
- Zacks via Yahoo! FinanceNov 26 12:00 PM
South Korea levied a fine on the automaker and issued a notice, ordering the company to recall 125,522 vehicles.
- New York TimesNov 26 05:48 AM
Volkswagen must recall more than 125,000 cars and pay $12.3 million in fines after a government investigation found that the carmaker illegally manipulated an emissions device.
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