Lee kun-hee

03.24.10
Lee Kun-hee returns as chief of Samsung Electronics
03.24.10

Lee Kun-hee returns as chief of Samsung Electronics

It sure pays to be a white collar criminal in Korea. Especially when you're the son of the founder...

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12.29.09
Samsung's former Chairman pardoned, again
12.29.09

Samsung's former Chairman pardoned, again

You know what's awesome about being the head of a South Korean chaebol? You're untouchable. After be...

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07.16.08
Ex-Samsung boss fined $109 million for tax evasion, collar too white for jail
07.16.08

Ex-Samsung boss fined $109 million for tax evasion, collar too white for jail

Bringing an end to the Samsung slush fund probe, a South Korean court has fined Lee Kun-hee, Samsung...

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07.02.08
Leadership crisis facing Samsung, says top executive
07.02.08

Leadership crisis facing Samsung, says top executive

When Samsung Electronics named Yoon-Woo Lee as vice chairman and CEO a few months back, we were hop...

By D. Murph,   07.02.08
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04.23.08
Samsung resignations spark rioting, photo burning
04.23.08

Samsung resignations spark rioting, photo burning

Think you're a fanboy? Supporters of the Samsung Group gathered for a rally during a press conferen...

By J. Topolsky,   04.23.08
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04.17.08
Samsung CEO charged with fraud, won't be arrested
04.17.08

Samsung CEO charged with fraud, won't be arrested

Oh Lee Kun-hee -- if you keep this up, you're going to make the Enron CEOs look like choir boys. The...

By J. Topolsky,   04.17.08
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04.12.08
Samsung's Lee Kun-hee carefully considering his options: prompt or prolonged resignation
04.12.08

Samsung's Lee Kun-hee carefully considering his options: prompt or prolonged resignation

Not a lot of people in the US know the name Lee Kun-hee, but he's the chairman and son of the founde...

By R. Block,   04.12.08
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04.07.08
Samsung boss responds to bribery probe: "I am responsible"
04.07.08

Samsung boss responds to bribery probe: "I am responsible"

Lee Kun-hee, Samsung's 66 year old chairman and son of the company's founder, made a potentially dam...

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01.15.08
Samsung's Korean headquarters raided by police
01.15.08

Samsung's Korean headquarters raided by police

Samsung just can't seem to keep itself out of hot water these days. On the heels of its chairman's...

By J. Topolsky,   01.15.08
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