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Chang Kyoung Choi, faculty advisor to the Korean Student Association

South Koreans At Michigan Tech Hold Out Hope For Their Homeland

Recent saber-rattling by North Korea has the world on edge. But for South Koreans living and working in the United States, it’s causing particular concerns.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/28/2013

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Whirlpool Wins Washing Machine Dumping Case

Whirlpool Corp. announced Wednesday that the United States International Trade Commission unanimously ruled that Samsung and LG had unlawfully priced their washing machines, hurting the U.S. clothes washer industry.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/23/2013

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Valentine’s Traditions From Around The World

With Valentine’s Day coming up, it can be interesting to learn the different Valentine’s Day traditions that vary with each country. The day that honors love is celebrated in different ways around the globe.

01/22/2013

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Michigan, South Korea Sign Driver’s License Deal

Michigan Secretary of State Ruth Johnson and South Korean Consul General Chul Huh have signed a mutual driver’s license agreement expected to assist students, travelers and business people.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/14/2012

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US Rep. Camp, Dow CEO At Trade Bill Signing

Dow Chemical Co. CEO Andrew Liveris and U.S. Rep. Dave Camp of Midland joined cabinet members, lawmakers and other dignitaries who watched as President Barack Obama signed off on a new trade deal with South Korea.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/22/2011

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Senator Levin To Vote For Korea Free Trade Agreement

The Korea Free Trade Agreement with the United States could have a positive impact, says Michigan U.S. Senator Carl Levin, particularly if it opens up the Korean market to our automobiles.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/12/2011

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Court Expands Whirlpool Corporation Patent Win Against LG Electronics

Benton Harbor-based Whirlpool Corp. said Friday that the United States District Court of Delaware ruled in favor of Whirlpool, affirming and expanding a jury’s unanimous March 2010 decision that some refrigerators built by South Korea’s LG infringe Whirlpool’s patented technology.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/04/2011

Event Notices From May 2

The latest meeting and event notices from Michigan’s technology-focused companies and institutions

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/02/2011

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Whirlpool Accuses South Koreans Of Selling Refrigerators Below Cost

Benton Harbor-based Whirlpool Corp. (NYSE: WHR) Wednesday filed antidumping and countervailing duty petitions against bottom-mount refrigerators from South Korea and an antidumping petition against the same product from Mexico.

03/30/2011

Granholm Announces LG Chem Plant In Holland

Michigan Gov. Jennifer M. Granholm announced Friday that LG Chem, the South Korean battery manufacturer with operations in Michigan, will establish a new electrolyte production plant in Holland in West Michigan, expanding the state’s battery […]

11/07/2010

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