Results for South Korea
- Korean Air Lines Agree to Inject Fresh Capital into CSA Czech Airlines
CSA Czech Airlines said that its key shareholder Korean Air Lines Ltd. has agreed to inject fresh capital into the country’s flagship carrier as it seeks to overcome its current financial struggles, The Wall Street Journal Emerging Europe blog report ...
Daily Headline - global.abi.org - 10/23/2014 - 21:20 - 0 comments
- Korea's Leading Robot Vacuum Cleaner Maker Seeks Court Receivership
Korea's leading robot vacuum cleaner manufacturer Moneual has filed for court receivership after failing to pay bonds worth 500 billion won ($474.1 million) that matured last week, The Korea Times reported. The Suwon District Court will soon dec ...
Daily Headline - global.abi.org - 10/22/2014 - 21:44 - 0 comments
- Pantech Offered For Sale Under Receivership
South Korea's No. 3 smartphone maker, Pantech Co., which has been under court receivership, is now up for sale on Wednesday, in a desperate move to get the company back on its feet, the Yonhap News Agency reported. The latest development came as the ...
Daily Headline - global.abi.org - 09/24/2014 - 21:11 - 0 comments
- South Korea Probes Banks Over Interest Rates Collusion
South Korea’s competition watchdog is investigating the country’s four largest commercial banks over possible interest rates collusion, adding to a growing list of probes globally into the alleged rigging of various financial prices and benchmarks, the ...
Daily Headline - global.abi.org - 08/27/2014 - 21:58 - 0 comments
- South Korean Phone Maker Pantech Files for Court Receivership
Cash-strapped South Korean mobile-phone maker Pantech Co. filed for court receivership Tuesday after its latest flagship smartphone failed to take off, The Wall Street Journal reported. The company, in which Qualcomm Inc. and Samsung Electronics Co. ...
Daily Headline - global.abi.org - 08/12/2014 - 23:17 - 0 comments
- Huge Claim Sees Daehan File For Court Receivership
Medium-size South Korean yard Daehan Shipbuilding, which has a huge bulker and products-tanker orderbook involving high-profile owners, has filed for court receivership, TradeWinds reported. The DSME-managed builder’s application to the Gwangju District ...
Daily Headline - global.abi.org - 07/06/2014 - 22:01 - 0 comments
- 20% of Affiliates of Conglomerates on the Brink of Insolvency
About 19.7 percent of the subsidiaries of Korean conglomerates are with impaired capital, or have a debt ratio of over 400 percent, BusinessKorea reported. According to management evaluation firm CEO Score, out of the 1,418 subsidiaries of the 47 busines ...
Daily Headline - global.abi.org - 06/30/2014 - 22:12 - 0 comments
- Major Shareholder Of South Korean Ferry Operator Applies For Receivership
The major shareholder of the South Korean operator of the ferry on which hundreds of high school students drowned in April has applied for receivership, a court said on Monday, Reuters reported. Chonhaiji Co Ltd, a ship block maker and the major sharehol ...
Daily Headline - global.abi.org - 06/23/2014 - 23:20 - 0 comments
- 25 percent of Listed Korean Companies Facing Insolvency Risk
Approximately one-fourth of listed Korean companies are on the brink of insolvency, BusinessKorea reported. Consulting firm AlixPartners held a press conference on March 4 at the Westin Chosun Hotel in Seoul, saying that about 17 percent of the 1,600 or ...
Daily Headline - global.abi.org - 03/05/2014 - 23:19 - 0 comments
- Pantech Seeks Fresh Lifeline From Creditors
While the spotlight maybe on the new gadgets being launched at Mobile World Congress by some of the world’s biggest tech companies, spare a thought for little old Pantech, South Korea’s ailing smartphone maker, The Wall Street Journal Korea Real Time ...
Daily Headline - global.abi.org - 02/26/2014 - 22:15 - 0 comments