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Brisk sales of semiconductors in 2018 helped Samsung Electronics pile up its cash reserves amounting to almost $100 billion. According to local media on Feb. 18, the company’s cash reserves stood at 104.2 trillion won as of the end of...
Japanese apparel maker shuts down shops in downtown Seoul Uniqlo is closing down stores in Seoul, which leads to speculation that the Japanese clothing retailer reduces its operation in Korea amid Korean consumers’ boycott of made-in-Japan products. Uniqlo recently said that...
A global consortium headed by a Korean investment bank was selected as the preferred bidder for ownership of the Tour Majunga, the fourth-tallest building in France, after offering around $1 billion. Mirae Asset Daewoo leads the consortium, which includes Amundi...
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K-pop boy band starts long break Is BTS member Jin sick? He was caught holding his leg and struggling to get up early this week when the idol team had a performance at the Lotte Duty-Free Family Concert in Seoul. A...
Anti-Japanese sentiment sweeps Korea On July 4, Japan announced strict restrictions on exports of key high-tech materials, which Korean electronics firms use to make semiconductors and smartphones. On the day, K-pop superstar BTS left Korea for a concert tour in Japan....
Singaporean socialite wins headlines A week ago, few Koreans knew about Kim Lim. Now, almost everyone here appears to know her, the daughter of Singaporean billionaire Peter Lim who owns La Liga football club Valencia CF. Two things contributed to the...
Youngest BTS member wears attire for Buddhist monk It seems that everything BTS member Jungkook does or touches turns to gold. And this time around, it is about Korea’s traditional dress called hanbok. On July 4, BTS left Korea to Japan...
Korea's top companies use K-pop stars as brand ambassadors Seeking to boost their global businesses, Korea’s top two companies adopt a marketing strategy of taking advantage of K-pop groups as their brand ambassadors. Korean firms have long depended on K-pop celebrities...
Clothing retailer sees its July sales dip 26% Uniqlo Korea issued an official apology in its Web site on July 22, but Koreans show no signs of wrapping up their boycott of Japan’s largest clothing brand. In fact, a mounting number...
Sisters compete for group stewardship In June 1998, Daesang Group heiress Lim Se-ryung married Samsung Group heir-apparent Lee Jae-yong, the only son of Samsung Chairman Lee Kun-hee. In other words, she tied the knot with the young businessman who would lead...

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