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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

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

BAT seals CBA negotiation with labor union

Global tobacco company British American Tobacco Korea has signed a collective bargaining agreement with its Sacheon factory’s labor union, agreeing to bolster cooperative relations, the company said ...

Updated : 2017.03.07 18:12

Samsung chairman’s wife leaves art museums for personal reasons

Hong Ra-hee, wife of Samsung Electronics head Lee Kun-hee, has decided to leave the two art museums she has chaired for years, Samsung Foundation for Culture said Monday. The foundation that runs the ...

Updated : 2017.03.06 18:00

Hanwha Life to pay W91b won in suicide claims

Hanwha Life Insurance Co., a major South Korean insurer, decided Friday to pay all overdue insurance claims on suicide.Hanwha plans to pay around 91 billion won ($78.8 million) on 637 unsettled cases ...

Updated : 2017.03.03 15:11

LG's G6 smartphone wins 31 awards at tech fair in Spain

LG Electronics Inc. said Friday its new flagship smartphone, G6, has won a total of 31 awards from foreign technology magazines at a wireless industry fair in Spain. LG unveiled the G6 smartphone earl...

Updated : 2017.03.03 14:56