GM Korea Contractor Raided Over Tech Leak

Prosecutors on Tuesday raided the offices of a GM Korea contractor over an alleged leak of engine design technology.

Prosecutors seized hard drives and internal documents related to engine design in the contractor's research and development center in Hwaseong, Gyeonggi Province.

The information in question is a core technology developed independently by the Korean office of the U.S. carmaker.

englishnews@chosun.com / Jul. 02, 2014 10:39 KST