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The Wall Street Journal: South Korea’s ousted president questioned by prosecutors

South Korea’s former President Park Geun-hye arrived for questioning at the pr.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 21st, 2017

The Wall Street Journal: South Korea’s ousted president questioned by prosecutors

South Korea’s former President Park Geun-hye arrived for questioning at the pr.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 21st, 2017

The Wall Street Journal: South Korea’s president ousted following her impeachment

South Korea’s president was ejected from office by the country’s Constitutional Court on Friday, following her impeachment and suspension over accusations that she helped a friend win bribes from Samsung and other South Korean conglomerates......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 9th, 2017

The Wall Street Journal: Samsung heir questioned again in Korean corruption investigation

South Korean prosecutors summoned Lee Jae-yong, the third-generation heir of the Samsung conglomerate, for a fresh round of questioning Monday, seeking answers about his role in a political corruption scandal......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 12th, 2017

The Wall Street Journal: South Korea seeks to arrest Samsung heir in widening corruption scandal

The arrest warrant for Lee Jae-yong is the latest development in a political corruption scandal that has rocked South Korea and has led to the impeachment of President Park Geun-hye......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 16th, 2017

The Wall Street Journal: South Korean prosecutors raid Samsung offices

Prosecutors on Wednesday raided the offices of the Samsung conglomerate and South Korea’s National Pension Service, as a scandal surrounding the country’s president and her top advisers crept deeper into the nation’s largest business group......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 22nd, 2016

Samsung Offices Raided by South Korean Prosecutors - Wall Street Journal

Wall Street JournalSamsung Offices Raided by South Korean ProsecutorsWall Street JournalSEOUL—Prosecutors on Wednesday raided the offices of the Samsung conglomerate and South Korea's National Pension Service, as a scandal surrounding the country.....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsNov 22nd, 2016

The Wall Street Journal: Korean prosecutors raid Samsung offices amid presidential scandal

South Korean prosecutors raided the offices of Samsung Electronics Co. early Tuesday morning amid allegations that the South Korean technology company gave money to a close friend of President Park Geun-hye who has been accused of exerting influence over .....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 7th, 2016

The Wall Street Journal: South Korean president agrees to cooperate with prosecutors, cuts ties with friend

South Korea’s president said she was willing to become the first national leader to face questioning by prosecutors, as a scandal over the power and influence of a close personal friend of hers engulfs the government......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 4th, 2016

The Wall Street Journal: Top aides to South Korea president resign amid scandal

South Korea’s president has accepted the resignation of her chief of staff and four other senior aides, as her administration seeks to tamp down a public outcry over the influence of a friend of hers in state affairs......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 31st, 2016

The Wall Street Journal: U.S. building case linking North Korea to $81 million robbery from N.Y. Fed

Federal prosecutors are building potential cases that would accuse North Korea of directing the theft of $81 million from Bangladesh’s account at the Federal Reserve Bank of New York last year, according to people familiar with the matter......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 22nd, 2017

South Korea"s ousted president Park Geun-hye says "sorry" as she undergoes questioning

REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji/File PhotoSEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korea's just-ousted president said Tuesday she was "sorry" to the people as she underwent questioning by prosecutors over a corruption scandal th.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMar 21st, 2017

The Wall Street Journal: Samsung heir, top executives deny charges in corruption trial

The Samsung conglomerate’s de facto leader, Lee Jae-yong, and four top lieutenants formally denied all charges against them as a South Korean court opened a trial into a corruption scandal that has led to the impeachment of President Park Geun-hye......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 9th, 2017

The Wall Street Journal: U.S. starts deployment of missile-defense system in South Korea

The first components of a controversial missile-defense system have arrived in South Korea, the U.S. and South Korea said Tuesday, risking heightened regional tensions over an increased U.S. military presence in Northeast Asia......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 6th, 2017

The Wall Street Journal: Chinese retaliation over antimissile system has South Korea worried

South Korea fears Beijing is widening its offensive against Seoul’s missile-defense plans to include corporate boycotts, as a report of Chinese retaliation sent shares of South Korean retailers lower......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 3rd, 2017

The Wall Street Journal: Samsung’s de-facto leader Lee Jae-Yong to be charged with bribery

South Korean prosecutors say they will indict Lee Jae-yong on charges of bribery and four other offenses, and four other company executives will face similar allegations, amid the huge political scandal that has rocked the country......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 28th, 2017

The Wall Street Journal: Samnsung’s de-facto leader Lee Jae-Yong to be charged with bribery

South Korean prosecutors say they will indict Lee Jae-yong on charges of bribery and four other offenses, and four other company executives will face similar allegations, amid the huge political scandal that has rocked the country......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 28th, 2017

Samsung’s Leadership Crisis May Be Worse Than You Think

With Jay Y. Lee's arrest, company sails into unchartered territory. After reading The Wall Street Journal's outstanding new article about Jay Y. Lee, the head of the Samsung empire who has been arrested in South Korea on bribery .....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneFeb 21st, 2017

Data Sheet—Tuesday, February 21, 2017

Data Sheet—Tuesday, February 21, 2017 After reading The Wall Street Journal's outstanding new article about Jay Y. Lee, the head of the Samsung empire who has been arrested in South Korea on bribery charges, I rer.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneFeb 21st, 2017

The Wall Street Journal: North Korean missile launch is an early test for Trump

North Korea launched a ballistic missile into the Sea of Japan on Sunday as the U.S. and Japanese leaders were meeting in Florida, in the first challenge to President Donald Trump’s policy toward Pyongyang since he took office......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 12th, 2017

South Korea: Samsung Exec to Be Questioned Again Over Bribery Case

Prosecutors are investigating whether Samsung is tied to the President Park scandal......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekFeb 12th, 2017