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SK On to Build Nickel Production Facility in Indonesia with EcoPro, China’s GEM

SK On to Build Nickel Production Facility in Indonesia with EcoPro, China’s GEM

SEOUL, Nov. 25 (Korea Bizwire) — South Korean battery maker SK On Co. said Friday it has signed an initial agreement with two battery component producers to build a facility in Indonesia to produce an intermediate nickel product for electric vehicle batteries to secure stable supply of the key material. The memorandum of understanding (MOU) [...]

Brunswick Exploration Options Nickel Property in Quebec

Brunswick Exploration Options Nickel Property in Quebec

MONTREAL, March 1 (Korea Bizwire) – Brunswick Exploration Inc. (“BRW” or the “Company”) is pleased to announce that is has signed option and purchase agreements from a private company and prospectors to acquire a 100% interest in the Lac Édouard Nickel Project (“Lac Édouard” or the “Property”), located 40 km northeast of the town of La Tuque, [...]

Pacific Rim Featured in Publication Discussing Indonesia’s Strategy to Ramp Up Nickel Supply

Pacific Rim Featured in Publication Discussing Indonesia’s Strategy to Ramp Up Nickel Supply

NEW YORK, Feb. 25 (Korea Bizwire) — via NetworkWire – Pacific Rim Cobalt Corp. (CSE:BOLT) (OTCQB:PCRCF) (XFRA:NXFE) today announces its placement in an editorial published by NetworkNewsWire (“NNW”), one of 40+ brands in the InvestorBrandNetwork (“IBN”), a multifaceted financial news and publishing company for private and public entities. To view the full publication, titled “Indonesia Consolidates Nickel Production to Feed Growing EV [...]

Coway Faces Another Suit over Faulty Water Purifiers

Coway Faces Another Suit over Faulty Water Purifiers

SEOUL, Aug. 19 (Korea Bizwire) – A group of local consumers was to file a 2.8 billion won (US$2.53 million) class action suit Friday against Coway, South Korea’s leading water purifier maker, over its water purifier models coated with nickel that they claim taints the water and poses a health hazard.  Nickel from the inner [...]

Consumers Moving to Take Legal Action against Coway

Consumers Moving to Take Legal Action against Coway

SEOUL, July 7 (Korea Bizwire) – Consumers are banding together for civil and criminal suits against Coway, South Korea’s leading maker of water purifiers, after nickel was discovered mixed in the water when using certain company models, industry officials said Thursday.  Some consumers are claiming the same defect in products from other companies, raising the [...]

Nickel Sparks Fear among Korean Consumers of Water Purifier

Nickel Sparks Fear among Korean Consumers of Water Purifier

SEOUL, July 5 (Korea Bizwire) – Consumer anxiety is growing in Korea with the recent discovery of nickel in Coway water purifiers. Coway is Korea’s leading manufacturer and rental service operator of water purifiers.  Although the company is maintaining its official stance that the amount of detected nickel is minimal and is harmless to the [...]