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12.03.10
Chairman's son promoted to president of the Samsung Electronics gang
12.03.10

Chairman's son promoted to president of the Samsung Electronics gang

And so it goes. Samsung Electronics' Chairman, aka The Notorious Lee Kun-hee, has just seen his son...

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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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07.10.08
Sony, others pitted in a Japan vs. S.Korea OLED showdown
07.10.08

Sony, others pitted in a Japan vs. S.Korea OLED showdown

Several Japanese tech giants are teaming together today in a quest to make 40-inch and larger OLED p...

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07.10.08
Sony, others pitted in a Japan vs. S.Korea OLED showdown
07.10.08

Sony, others pitted in a Japan vs. S.Korea OLED showdown

Several Japanese tech giants are teaming together today in a quest to make 40-inch and larger OLED p...

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