Lee Kun Hee

  • Samsung Electronics chief Lee Kun-hee hospitalised after cardiac procedure May 11, 2014

    Seoul: The chairman of Samsung Electronics Co, the flagship of South Korea's biggest conglomerate, underwent a cardiac procedure on Sunday and is now recovering, the Samsung Medical Centre said in a statement. Lee Kun-hee, 72, was admitted to a hospital near his home late on Saturday night, suffering breathing difficulties, and...
  • SC asks Samsung chief to surrender before a Ghaziabad court in 6 weeks April 2, 2014

    New Delhi: There is legal trouble for Samsung as the Supreme Court has asked company chairman Lee Kun-hee to surrender before a trial court in Ghaziabad within six weeks. This comes after the Samsung Chairman approached the apex court seeking that a criminal case and non bailable warrants issued against...
  • Samsung chairman Lee Kun-hee wins $4 billion family feud February 1, 2013

    Seoul: Samsung Electronics Chairman Lee Kun-hee fended off a lawsuit by estranged family members demanding he hand over billions of dollars of shares in Samsung companies as a South Korean court ruled in his favour on Friday. Lee, 71, and Samsung Everland, a de facto holding company for the country's largest...
  • Samsung promotes son and heir closer to the top job December 5, 2012

    Seoul: Samsung Electronics pushed the anointed heir of the company Chairman closer to the top job on Wednesday as the it cemented a global lead in smartphones with a stock price that is close to record highs. The promotion of the snappily-dressed and bespectacled Jay Y Lee, aged 44, to the...
  • Samsung family in public spat over inheritance April 26, 2012

    Seoul: A feud over the riches of South Korea's Samsung business empire has erupted in public as family members prepare to take an inheritance battle to court. Lee Kun-hee, chairman of Samsung Electronics Co., which is the flagship company of the Samsung conglomerate, is facing off against his older brother, a...