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lee kun-hee

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Samsung mobile chief keeps job despite sour smartphone sales

But the head of sales and marketing for Samsung's mobile unit is leaving his role, says The Wall Street Journal.

By December 1, 2014

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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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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 boss says it must ditch hardware focus in 2014

Samsung's chairman reckons the company needs to focus more on software in the coming year, and to innovate more.

By January 4, 2014

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Behind Samsung's push to rule the world

Samsung wants to be all things to all people. CNET's Shara Tibken went to South Korea to discover how it does just that.

By December 9, 2013

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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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Samsung appoints Kwon Oh-hyun new CEO

Samsung has moved former Chief Executive Officer Choi Gee-sung into a new role as head of Samsung Group Corporate Strategy.

By June 7, 2012

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Apple using Samsung for next iPhone despite patent battles

Although the two companies have been fighting it out in the courts over patent claims, Samsung will still supply the A6 chip that Apple needs for the next iPhone, according to a report in The Korea Times.

By October 17, 2011

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South Korea firms jump onto solar bandwagon

This year, the market share of South Korean companies in the global solar cells business is expected nearly double to 4.7 percent versus a year ago.

By September 30, 2010

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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