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Hanwha's bid to take over Daewoo Shipbuilding to be weighed by KFTC commissioners next week

By Jenny Lee
  • 19 Apr 2023 02:47
  • 19 Apr 2023 03:09
The bid by South Korea’s Hanwha to acquire Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering has moved into a fresh stage, following completion of a review of the deal by the country's competition regulator.

In a brief note to reporters last night, the Korea Fair Trade Commission, or KFTC, announced that its examiners

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Jenny Lee


Jenny joined MLex’s Seoul bureau in 2021 as a correspondent focusing on competition law and data privacy and security. Jenny received a Master’s degree from Northwestern University’s renowned Medill School of Journalism and worked for a number of news organizations in the US, including the Associated Press Television News, McClatchy and Voice of America, where she worked for almost three years in Washington DC. She returned to her native South Korea in 2019 as a reporter for Wired Korea.

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