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Samsung heir denies bribery charges at first hearing

Samsung Group's de facto leader on Friday denied bribery allegations during his first court hearing held in relation to a massive corruption scandal that brought down former President Park Geun-hye.Le...

Updated : 2017.04.07 14:56

Posco celebrates 49th anniversary

Posco Chairman Kwon Oh-joon (left) shakes hands with a winner of the company’s “golden bell” quiz held to celebrate the company’s 49th anniversary at its Gwangyang steel mill on Friday. The steel...

Updated : 2017.04.02 17:38

FKCCI hosts seminar to boost Korea‘s ties with Francophone businesses

  The French Korean Chamber of Commerce and Industry hosted the “La Francophonie Economique” seminar last Tuesday, to help boost cooperation between Korean and Francophone businesses and instituti...

Updated : 2017.04.02 17:34

Golden Blue holds scholarship ceremony

Golden Blue, South Korea’s leading whisky brand held a scholarship ceremony last Thursday in Seoul.The Master Blender project of the company aims to raise distilling professionals for the advancement...

Updated : 2017.04.02 17:32

[Advertorial] SK changes up way with new ad campaign

SK Innovation, South Korea’s top oil refinery, recently hosted a unique event, inviting consumers and the press to join its pre-ad production featuring artist Garip Ay of ebru painting.Garip Ay, of T...

Updated : 2017.03.30 16:30

Scholars preferred as outside directors amid bribery scandal: data

South Korea's major business groups prefer scholars to retired government officials as outside directors, data showed Thursday, as local companies move to cope with alleged bribery involving former Pr...

Updated : 2017.03.30 11:05

Samsung Electronics leads top corporate taxpayers in 2015

Tech giant Samsung Electronics Co. said the largest corporate tax in South Korea in 2015, with the top 10 taxpayers accounting for about 24 percent of the total corporate tax revenue, data showed Thur...

Updated : 2017.03.30 10:44

Hyundai E&C eyes further expansion overseas

Korean builder Hyundai Engineering and Construction will focus on expanding and diversifying overseas businesses to maintain financial stability, the company said Monday. By focusing on foreign market...

Updated : 2017.03.27 17:48

LG expresses strong confidence in safety of G6 battery

South Korean tech giant LG Electronics Inc. unveiled its test lab to the public for the first time to reassure customers of the safety of its flagship smartphone G6 and its battery, industry watchers ...

Updated : 2017.03.26 11:38

LG Display to supply TV panels to Samsung: source

LG Display Co. plans to supply 700,000 units of liquid crystal display panels for TVs to Samsung Electronics Co. this year, industry tracker IHS Markit said Sunday.It will be the first such deal betwe...

Updated : 2017.03.26 11:34

Market cap of LG Group affiliates surpasses W80tr

The combined market capitalization of 11 affiliates of LG Group, including LG Electronics Inc., has surpassed 80 trillion won ($71.3 billion), boosted by their better-than-expected earnings, industry ...

Updated : 2017.03.25 13:04

Sri Lankan wins LG award for saving life

LG Foundation said it gave a humanitarian award Tuesday to a Sri Lankan worker who saved an elderly woman from a house fire last month.Katabilla Ketiye Ge-Dara Nimal Siri, 39, jumped into the burning ...

Updated : 2017.03.15 18:18

Hyundai Motor, AmorePacific, others to hold shareholder meetings this week

Leading automaker Hyundai Motor Co., top cosmetics maker AmorePacific Corp. and other major companies will hold their respective shareholder meetings this week, industry sources said Sunday.Hyundai Mo...

Updated : 2017.03.12 13:47

Korean Air launches Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner on domestic route

Korean Air Lines Co., South Korea's top flag carrier, said Sunday that its new Boeing 787-9 passenger jet has started service on a domestic route.Late last month, the airline introduced the Boeing 787...

Updated : 2017.03.12 13:21

Kumho Asiana chief accelerating move to buy back affiliate

The chief of logistics conglomerate Kumho Asiana Group is accelerating his move to buy back a tiremaking unit from its creditors, which are set to sign a deal to sell Kumho Tire Co. to a Chinese firm,...

Updated : 2017.03.12 11:54