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S. Korea to Ban Audi, Volkswagen, Porsche Models for Emission Rigging

S. Korea to Ban Audi, Volkswagen, Porsche Models for Emission Rigging

SEOUL, Aug. 20 (Korea Bizwire) — South Korea will ban domestic sales of eight models of Audi, Volkswagen and Porsche diesel cars for violating emissions regulations, the Ministry of Environment said Tuesday. The ministry said it will also slap fines on Audi Volkswagen Korea and Porsche Korea and seek a prosecution investigation. The ministry’s probe [...]

South Korean Lawyer Urges Government to Examine Allegations of Collusion Between German Carmakers

South Korean Lawyer Urges Government to Examine Allegations of Collusion Between German Carmakers

SEOUL, Aug. 1 (Korea Bizwire) — With European authorities set to look into allegations of collusion involving a number of German carmakers, one South Korean lawyer has urged the government to follow suit to protect South Korean consumers. Ha Jong-sun, from the firm Barun Law, told the press on Monday that he had submitted a [...]