Korean boyband BTS kicked off the latest leg of their Wings world tour, in Seoul, South Korea, last night. The latest part of the Wings tour begins as the K-Pop outfit reflect on the fact that the latest BTS album dominates the charts in their home country, and in many areas where K-Pop is popular. Show More Summary
BEIJING (Reuters) - China understands South Korea's need to protect its security but Seoul still needs to respect Beijing's concerns about the deployment of an advanced U.S. anti-missile system, Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi told his South Korean counterpart.
A gorgeous look at the life of a nun in South Korea who cooks temple cuisine The most breathtaking episode of Chef’s Table to date focuses on cooking as a form of communication. Jeong Kwan is a 60-year-old Zen Buddhist nun who prepares...Show More Summary
The last time this happened, North Korea entered a "wartime state."
BONN, Germany (AP) — The United States, South Korea and Japan on Thursday condemned North Korea's latest missile test and said they will enhance security cooperation in response.
Jay Y. Lee, is the CEO of Samsung. His family is the wealthiest in South Korea. He has a net worth of $6.2 billion and ordinarily lives in a $4 million Seoul mansion. Yesterday he was arrested for "questioning" in a big corruption scandal in South... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]
Lee Jae-yong has been under investigation for bribes given to the South Korean government in return for favorable business mergers for nearly a month now. Early this morning he was officially arrested.
If North Koreans living along the country's demilitarization zone with South Korea don't yet know that their leader's half-brother was assassinated this week, they probably will soon. South Korea announced plans Thursday to broadcast news of Kim Jong Nam's death on loudspeakers aimed across its border with North Korea, reports...
Originally published on RenewEconomy. The US firm Tesla and South Korea’s LG Chem are tipped to dominate the US battery storage market, which is expected to be worth as much as $US50 billion by 2020. Analysts at investment bank Morgan...Show More Summary
For Jay Y. Lee, the third-generation leader of South Korea's massive Samsung Group and scion of the country's wealthiest family, home is now a 71-square-foot detention cell with a toilet in the corner behind a partition. He has no shower, only a washstand. Show More Summary
Hyundai of South Korea aims to crack the luxury segment with its Genesis brand. That will require a big dose of prestige, the push for which starts this weekend at the Genesis Open golf tournament in Los Angeles.
Jay Y. Lee, vice president of Samsung, has been taken in on charges of bribery and embezzlement. He's been a central figure in a corruption scandal that brought President Park Geun-hye's impeachment.
The acting head of the Samsung Group, Jay Y. Lee, was arrested on Friday by police in South Korea, taken into custody hours after a warrant for his arrest was approved by the country's Central District Court.
Reuters reports: Samsung Group chief Jay Y. Lee was arrested on Friday over his alleged role in a corruption scandal rocking the highest levels of power in South Korea, dealing a fresh blow to the technology giant and standard-bearer for Asia’s fourth-largest economy. Show More Summary
The head of the multinational was arrested for his alleged role in South Korea’s corruption scandal.
South Korea grows tired of the power of its biggest companies, but critics worry that the tight links between business and politics will survive.
Samsung Group's de facto leader Jay Y. Lee is facing jail time over bribery charges in presidential scandal. Samsung Electronics vice chairman and heir-apparent to Samsung Group Jay Y. Lee was arrested on Friday morning in South Korea on bribery charges linked to a presidential corruption probe. Show More Summary
Samsung chief Jay Y. Lee spent a night in jail waiting for a court to decide whether he should be arrested, as requested by a special prosecutor investigating the massive corruption scandal in South Korea that involves the country’s president. Show More Summary
South Korea was taken by surprise Friday with the arrest of the scion of the country's richest family and de-facto leader at Samsung over his alleged involvement in a massive corruption scandal that engulfed the president and riveted the nation. Prosecutors believe Lee Jae-yong, 48, a vice chairman at Samsung...
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