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CJ Group’s Lee Mie-kyung Receives Special Award from Int’l Emmys

CJ Group’s Lee Mie-kyung Receives Special Award from Int’l Emmys

SEOUL, July 20 (Korea Bizwire) — South Korean entertainment giant CJ Group executive Lee Mie-kyung, widely known as Miky Lee, has received a special achievement award from the International Emmy Awards for her contribution to international television. According to the International Academy of Television Arts & Sciences on Tuesday (U.S. time), Lee was named the [...]

Logistics Industry on Alert as Naver Teams Up with CJ Logistics

Logistics Industry on Alert as Naver Teams Up with CJ Logistics

SEOUL, Oct. 28 (Korea Bizwire) — The South Korean retail industry is eyeing country’s top online portal operator Naver and entertainment and logistics giant CJ Group as the two companies are exchanging company shares worth 600 billion won ($531 million) as part of a strategic partnership in the fields of cultural content and distribution. Industry [...]

CJ Group Scion Under Drug Probe

CJ Group Scion Under Drug Probe

SEOUL, Sept. 2 (Korea Bizwire) — The eldest son of CJ Group Chairman Lee Jae-hyun is under investigation on drug charges, prosecutors said Monday. According to the Incheon District Prosecutors Office, Lee Sun-ho, the heir apparent of CJ Group, a leading food and entertainment conglomerate, was caught attempting to smuggle liquid marijuana in cartridges into [...]

CJ Companies to Build ‘Hallyu-themed’ Cultural Facilities Near Seoul

CJ Companies to Build ‘Hallyu-themed’ Cultural Facilities Near Seoul

SEOUL, Jun. 19 (Korea Bizwire) — CJ Group companies are planning to build two massive cultural facilities themed after “hallyu,” or the Korean Wave of popular culture, just northwest of Seoul, company officials said Wednesday. CJ ENM, an entertainment and mass media giant owned by CJ Group, has agreed to build the cultural facilities covering [...]

CJ Logistics’ ‘Silver-Haired Delivery Service’ Drops Off 20M Packages

CJ Logistics’ ‘Silver-Haired Delivery Service’ Drops Off 20M Packages

SEOUL, Dec. 12 (Korea Bizwire) – CJ Logistics’ package delivery program employing seniors, started five years ago, recently made its 20 millionth delivery, the subsidiary of conglomerate CJ Group announced on December 11. The program was launched in the southeastern city of Busan in 2013, before expanding to 160 other locations nationwide and eventually employing [...]