Lee Kun-hee, 72, undergoes surgery after suffering from breathing difficulties that required him to be resuscitated.
Our favorite Japanese character even comes in Rasta form.
The company has to ditch age-old business plans and ideas to remain competitive, Chairman Lee Kun-hee says.
Lee Kun-hee's relatives had been seeking nearly $4 billion in assets he holds in Samsung Group.
Bears are good sleepers, what with all the hibernating they do. So what better robot animal to climb into bed with you and give you a loving little smack when you start snoring?
The Japanese are battling the spectre of snoring, and their secret weapon is a robotic polar bear.
Lee Kun-Hee, who led Samsung for 20 years, is giving up his position at the company amid tax fraud accusations, according to Reuters.
Samsung Chairman Lee Kun-Hee was indicted on charges of evading taxes and breach of trust, but was cleared of more serious bribery charges, according to news reports.
Although a three-year prison sentence is suspended, South Korean court rules that Lee Kun-hee must pay a hefty fine, according to an Associated Press report.
Days after Chairman Lee Kun-Hee's resigns shamed by tax evasion charges, the world's top maker of memory chips on Friday posts a 37 percent rise in quarterly profit.