Hyundai Motor Co. Ltd. and Kia Motors Corp. will add 300 jobs at their South Korean research facilities this year, bringing their combined research and development strength to 6,500. Additionally, the two auto makers will increase combined overseas R&D personnel from 400 to 1,200. The announcement was made by Hyundai Automotive Group Chairman Chung Mong-koo in recent ceremonies marking the completion of a new Hyundai-funded automotive R&D center at Seoul National University. The ...

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