South Korea"s Park Apologizes, Promises Cooperation with Investigation

Park, 65, became South Korea's first democratically elected president to be removed from office when the Constitutional Court upheld her December impeachment by parliament......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekMar 20th, 2017

Prosecutors interrogate South Korea"s Park Geun-Hye on corruption case

After apologising to the public, she said, 'I will undergo the investigation sincerely'.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardMar 21st, 2017

South Korean prosecution again seeks arrest of Samsung chief

SEOUL (Reuters) - South Korea's special prosecutor's office said on Tuesday it would again seek a warrant to arrest Samsung Group chief Jay Y. Lee, a suspect in a graft investigation that may topple President Park Geun-hye......»»

Category: topSource: reutersFeb 14th, 2017

Samsung chief grilled for 15 hours in South Korea graft probe

SEOUL (Reuters) - Samsung Group [SAGR.UL] chief Jay Y. Lee was questioned by South Korea's special prosecutor for more than 15 hours as part of an investigation into a graft scandal that threatens to topple President Park Geun-hye......»»

Category: topSource: reutersFeb 13th, 2017

South Korea: Park scandal promises further pain

The allegations facing the leader risk exacerbating the nation’s economic problems.....»»

Category: topSource: ftNov 27th, 2016

India, South Korea review progress in economic partnership agreement

PM Modi and President Park also discussed cooperation in areas such as counter-terrorism and maritime security.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardSep 8th, 2016

Well-known names among buyers at Park Lane Ala Moana luxury condo

From the wife of the richest man in South Korea to the husband of the CEO of Hawaii’s largest publicly traded company, the first closings of the luxury condominium units at Park Lane Ala Moana appear to be to a mixture of international and local buy.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 23rd, 2017

Kia in India will be successful" launch, says Han Woo Park

Kia Motor of South Korea announced it was entering India market with an investment of $1.1 billion.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardMay 20th, 2017

South Korea elections: Liberal Moon Jae-in set to win, say exit polls

He will succeed conservative Park Geun-hye, who was impeached on corruption charges.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardMay 9th, 2017

"North Korea"s Favored Candidate", Liberal Moon Jae-in Wins South Korea Presidential Election

Having lost to Park Geun-hye in the 2012 presidential election, liberal Moon Jae-in is poised to become the new South Korea president according t.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeMay 9th, 2017

South Korea: Polls begin to choose new president, record turnout expected

Former president Park Geun-Hye was ousted, detained and indicted for corruption.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardMay 8th, 2017

Why South Korea"s Election Matters

The election will decide the country's approach to North Korea, and hopefully usher in a new period of stability after former leader Park Geun-hye was jailed......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekMay 8th, 2017

Japan, ASEAN countries mull ways to counter financial crises

Top financial officials of Japan, South Korea, China and Southeast Asian countries have met in Yokohama to discuss ways to strengthen cooperation to cope with financial crises.....»»

Category: topSource: abcnewsMay 5th, 2017

South Korea"s ex-president Park Geun-Hye indicted for bribery

Park Geun-Hye is accused of offering policy favours to top businessmen who enriched Choi.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardApr 17th, 2017

South Korea charges Park, Lotte chief with bribery

Prosecutors accused ousted president Park Geun-hye of colluding with her friend Choi Soon-sil to receive 7 billion won from Lotte for favours......»»

Category: topSource: thehindubusinesslineApr 17th, 2017

Samsung Heir Takes Center Stage in South Korea"s "Trial of the Century"

Lee Jae-yong, the de facto head of the Samsung conglomerate, faces charges including bribery and perjury in a corruption scandal involving former South Korean President Park Geun-hye......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjApr 7th, 2017

The Wall Street Journal: Ousted South Korean president jailed amid corruption investigation

South Korea.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 30th, 2017

South Korea"s Ex-President Park Arrested On Bribery Charges

After being formally impeached just three weeks ago, former .....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeMar 30th, 2017

India, South Korea to deepen cooperation on startups, tech transfer

Korea to hold contest to identify startups interested in establishing in each other's nation.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardMar 30th, 2017

South Korea"s Park to Be Held in a Solitary Cell, If Arrested

If arrested, Park will likely stay in a single cell in a remote building for security reasons to keep her separated from other inmates, but will be subject to the same rules......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekMar 28th, 2017

South Korea Prosecutors Seek Arrest of Former President Park Geun-hye

The prosecutors argue that evidence like computer hard drives might be destroyed if Park is not arrested......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekMar 27th, 2017