KB board pressures chairman to quit

KB Financial Group’s board on Monday urged its chairman Lim Young-rok to voluntarily resign following the financial regulator’s decision to suspend the KB chief last week.During a two-hour board meeting, a majority of KB Financi...

[Graphic News] Chaebol-owned land 62 times the size of Yeouido

The total amount of land owned by South Korea’s top 10 conglomerates has reached 62 times the total area of Yeouido.According to a survey conducted by chaebul.com, 92 listed companies affiliated with the nation’s top 10 conglome...

[SUPER RICH] The art of feng shui

Feng shui can be laughed off as mere superstition in today’s highly advanced society.Still, some of the wealthiest people in South Korea believe that it helps them not only find peace and fortune, but also intentionally select th...

[SUPER RICH] Daegu tends grave of SoftBank founder’s kin

Gang Dae-sik, head of the Dong-gu District Office in Daegu, on Aug. 31 made a special but familiar trip to nearby Mount Palgongsan. It was the week before Chuseok, or Korean Thanksgiving, a time when Koreans visit the old tombs of...