Home Chaebol Others

Others

This is where you can find news about owners of mid-sized chaebol and their family members.

Former Korean Air executive questioned due to car accident A member of Hanjin Group tycoon family grabs the headlines once again after being questioned by police this week. This time around, however, it is not about serious charges. Cho Hyun-min, former...
Chairman Lee hae-wook facing prosecution Daelim Industrial Group Chairman Lee Hae-wook seems to be having a rough first year as head of the construction conglomerate headquartered in Seoul. Korea’s anti-trust watchdog said earlier this month that it was fining Daelim Industrial...
Chairman Woo is board members of 32 SM affiliates Most people may not know much about SM Group, a mid-tier Korean conglomerate that has gained weight through proactive mergers and acquisitions (M&A). When it comes to control of subsidiaries by a...
Chairman Cho dies at age of 70 Hanjin Group Chairman Cho Yang-ho died from a chronic ailment in Los Angeles, the conglomerate said on April 8. The tycoon, who has led the world’s top-tier transportation conglomerate for the last two...
Hanwha, SPC heirs punished for drug use One of the most-read stories of last month was about Hotel Shilla CEO Lee Boo-jin, who is accused of having taken an addictive drug of propofol, which cannot be administered for recreational purposes. A...
Korea's top carrier to stop serving peanuts It seems that not a single day goes by without Korean Air making headlines. This time around, it is about peanuts, with which the country’s flag carrier has some history. The Seoul-based company announced...
Chief executives of flag carriers suffer setbacks Heads of Korea’s two flag carriers quit their jobs in two days _ one was ousted, and the other decided to leave the top position amid the uproar over an audit report. Kumho-Asiana Group...
NPS flexes muscle in shareholders' meetings After Hanjin Chairman Cho Yang-ho was ousted from the board of the group’s top affiliate Korean Air, watchers come up with analysis on who is the next victim of the National Pension Service (NPS). The...
Hanjin chief shot himself in the foot Hanjin Chairman Cho Yang-ho was kicked out of the boardroom of the group’s flagship unit Korean Air on March 27 as shareholders voted against his re-appointment as director. At their meeting, 64.09 percent of...
Shareholders vote against Cho's re-appointment Scandal-hit Hanjin Group Chairman Cho Yang-ho was forced off the boardroom of the group’s iconic subsidiary Korean Air as the company’s shareholders voted against his re-appointment as director on March 27. In a proxy war involving...

ADVERTISEMENTS

KAIST Logo

POPULAR ARTICLES

ADVERTISEMENTS

KAIST Logo

LATEST ARTICLES

BTS-diplomatic-asset

BTS: diplomatic asset

Korean President rides on the boy band's popularity People often struggle to break the ice when they are talking to someone new, and heads of...
It’s-BTS-Jimin-time

It’s BTS Jimin time

ADVERTISEMENTS

KAIST Logo