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Samsung chairman stable after suffering heart attack

Lee Kun-hee, 72, undergoes surgery after suffering from breathing difficulties that required him to be resuscitated.

By May 11, 2014

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Domo-kun sinks teeth into Mimobots

Our favorite Japanese character even comes in Rasta form.

By October 3, 2007

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Samsung must innovate 'non-stop,' chairman urges

The company has to ditch age-old business plans and ideas to remain competitive, Chairman Lee Kun-hee says.

By January 3, 2014

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Samsung chairman fends off family's lawsuit in $4 billion win

Lee Kun-hee's relatives had been seeking nearly $4 billion in assets he holds in Samsung Group.

By February 1, 2013

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Rest your snoring head on a robot bear pillow

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?

By November 16, 2011

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Meet the robot polar bear that stops you from snoring

The Japanese are battling the spectre of snoring, and their secret weapon is a robotic polar bear.

By November 13, 2011

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Samsung chairman steps down

Lee Kun-Hee, who led Samsung for 20 years, is giving up his position at the company amid tax fraud accusations, according to Reuters.

By April 21, 2008

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Samsung chief indicted on tax evasion charges

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.

By April 17, 2008

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Ex-Samsung chairman convicted of tax evasion

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.

By July 16, 2008

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Samsung chairman stepped down, but profit up

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.

By April 24, 2008