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Seoul District Court has ruled that the controversial merger of Samsung's two affiliated companies – Samsung C&T and Cheil Industries – in 2015 is valid.
Any Impact on Lee’s Imprisonment?
20 October 2017 - 10:00am
As a Seoul District Court has ruled that the controversial merger of Samsung's two affiliated companies – Samsung C&T and Cheil Industries – in 2015 is valid, the appeal for Samsung Electronics...
Correction Order to Qualcomm
19 October 2017 - 7:30pm
It was found that Korea’s Fair Trade Commission (FTC)’s order to amend Qualcomm’s unfair contracts with Korean handset makers was virtually invalid. According to data from Jeon Hae-cheol, a lawmaker...
Bullish Global Market Pushes up Korea’s ELS Issuance by 15%
ELS Issuance
18 October 2017 - 12:30pm
According to the Korea Securities Depository (KSD) on October 17, South Korea's issuance of equity-linked securities (ELS) stood at 18.12 trillion won (US$16.03 billion) in the third quarter this...
More than 60 percent of the market capitalization of companies listed on the Seoul bourse were taken up by the listed units of the nation’s top four business groups such as Samsung, Hyundai motors, SK and LG.
Led by Top 4
16 October 2017 - 3:30pm
The market capitalization of companies listed on the South Korean stock market increased by more than 300 trillion won (US$266.15 billion) this year. However, over 60 percent of them were taken up by...
Michael Shellenberger, one of notable environmentalists who were formerly anti-nuclear activists, holds a press conference at the Korea Chamber of Commerce and Industry building in Seoul on October 12
Notable Environmentalist’s Concerns
13 October 2017 - 12:45pm
Michael Shellenberger, a prominent environmentalist who has stressed the safety, economical efficiency and excellence of South Korea’s nuclear energy technology, said on October 12, “Kenya and...
Lotte Corporation was officially inaugurated as the holding company of Lotte Group on October 12.
Lotte Corporation Launched
12 October 2017 - 10:00pm
October 2, Shin Dong-bin, chairman of Lotte Group, is going to his new office in Lotte World Tower in Jamsil, Songpa-gu, Seoul in order to go to work for the first time. Lotte Corp. which merged the...
The airline with the largest number of returns was Asiana Airlines which came back 42 times, followed by Korean Air which recorded 20 return flights.
Due to Airplane Defects
10 October 2017 - 9:15pm
It was pointed out that as plane defects had made Korean airliners to made returns more than 30 times each year, it was urgently needed for Korean airliners to hire more repair and maintenance staffs...
Import car companies not only neglect after-sales management after the sale of vehicles but also make unfair profit by raising prices of parts and service charges via collusion.
Unfair Practices
10 October 2017 - 11:15am
There are continuing unfair practices of import car companies with no end in sight in Korea. They not only neglect after-sales management after the sale of vehicles but also make unfair profit by...
China was the destination for 84 out of the 90 pilots who moved to other companies
Rush to China
29 September 2017 - 12:45pm
According to The Minjoo Party lawmaker Hwang Hee and the Ministry of Land, Infrastructure and Transport, a total of 90 South Korean pilots moved to other companies this year and China was the...
Airbnb and its CEO will be accused of not correcting its strict refund terms and conditions.
Unfair Terms and Conditions
29 September 2017 - 3:30am
The Korean Fair Trade Commission will ask the prosecution to launch an investigation into Airbnb because the company did not follow the commission’s order to correct unfair terms and conditions. The...
Asiana Airlines.
Fight in the Cabin
29 September 2017 - 3:15am
Pilots flying a passenger aircraft for Asiana Airlines engaged in a dispute, and due to the claim that during this process, the captain even threw a water bottle, authorities have started an...
MBK Partners, Korea’s largest privately equity fund (PEF) management company, took part in a bid for Wall Street English (WSE), the world's largest language school.
Participation in WSE Bidding
26 September 2017 - 12:15pm
According to the IB industry on September 25, MBK Partners, Korea’s largest privately equity fund (PEF) management company, took part in a bid for Wall Street English (WSE), the world's largest...

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