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Former South Korean president Park Geun-hye   is escorted to a courtroom to stand trial on alleged bribery, abuse of power and leaks of government secrets, in Seoul, South Korea, in  August 2017. Photograph: EPA

A South Korean court has raised Park Geun-hye’s sentence by one year to 25 years, after prosecutors sought a tougher sentence for the former president(...)

Supporters of former South Korean president Park Geun-hye protest in front of a court in Seoul on Tuesday. Photograph: Yonhap via Reuters

South Korean prosecutors on Tuesday sought a 30-year jail term for former president Park Geun-hye who was ousted last year amid an influence-peddling (...)

Samsung group chief Jay Y Lee  arriving at the office of the independent counsel team in Seoul, South Korea, in February. Photograph: Kim Hong-Ji/Reuters

Samsung Electronics vice-chairman Jay Y Lee has filed an appeal against the five-year jail term he was given for bribery and other charges through his(...)

Jay Y Lee, the Samsung Group heir, arrives at Seoul Central District Court to hear the bribery scandal verdict

The billionaire head of South Korea’s Samsung Group, Jay Y Lee, was jailed for five years for bribery on Friday in a watershed for the country’s decad(...)

Samsung Group chief, Jay Y Lee, arriving at the office of the independent counsel team in Seoul in February. Photograph: Kim Hong-Ji/Reuters

A South Korean court will rule on Friday on corruption charges against Jay Y Lee, the billionaire head of Samsung Group, after a six-month trial in a (...)

Samsung said its second-quarter net profit advanced 89 per cent on-year to set a new record of 11 trillion won or $9.8 billion  on the back of strong returns from its chip business

Samsung said a memory chip boom that propelled it to record profit in the second quarter is likely to continue in the third, just as revenue is widel(...)

Jay Y Lee, co-vice chairman of Samsung Electronics, center, is escorted by a prison officer as he arrives at the Seoul Central District Court in Seoul, South Korea, on Monday. (Photograph: SeongJoon Cho/Bloomberg)

Samsung Electronics heir Jay Y. Lee has refused to testify at the bribery trial of former President Park Geun-hye, arguing that doing so risked affect(...)

Former South Korean president Park Geun-hye at her trial at the Seoul central district court on Tuesday. Photograph: Ahn Young-Joon/AFP/Getty Images

South Korea’s Park Geun-hye has denied allegations of corruption and abuse of her office to pressurise the country’s mighty industrial conglomerates (...)

Children look at a mobile phone in front of an advertisement of Samsung Electronic at its store in Seoul, South Korea.

Samsung Electronics has flagged stronger earnings and announced a cancellation of treasury shares after posting a solid first-quarter profit boosted b(...)

A man takes photographs of a Samsung  Galaxy S8 smartphone at a shop in Seoul, South Korea, ahead the phone’s launch on April 21st. Photograph: Kim Hong-Ji/Reuters

Samsung Electronics forecast on Friday its best quarterly profit in more than three years in the January-March period, beating expectations and puttin(...)

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