New Zealand charity StepUp gains as PM steps down
WELLINGTON, Dec 7 New Zealand Prime Minister John Key may have shocked an entire nation with his abrupt decision to step down, but for one small North Island community, the move was timed to perfection.
BRIEF-Pati Games to raise 16.27 bln won in private placement
* Says it will issue 2.3 million shares in private placement, at 6,940 won per share, to raise 16.27 billion won in proceeds for operations
S.Korea to slap VW with record fine, pursue execs over emissions ads
SEOUL, Dec 7 South Korea’s antitrust watchdog said on Wednesday it will file criminal complaints against several executives at Volkswagen AG’s South Korean unit and fine the company a record 37.3 billion won ($31.87 million) for false advertising over its vehicle emissions.