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Sibling Feud Brewing at Hanjin as ‘Nut Rage’ Heiress Challenges Brother for Helm

Sibling Feud Brewing at Hanjin as ‘Nut Rage’ Heiress Challenges Brother for Helm

SEOUL, Dec. 23 (Korea Bizwire) — In what could be a signal of a family feud at South Korea’s largest logistics conglomerate, Hanjin Group, the eldest daughter of the group’s late chairman on Monday accused her younger brother of ruining the family business. Cho Hyun-ah, former head of Korean Air Lines Co., claimed her younger [...]

Korean Air to Allow Passengers to Buy Tickets with Mileage and Cash Together

Korean Air to Allow Passengers to Buy Tickets with Mileage and Cash Together

SEOUL, Dec. 13 (Korea Bizwire) — Korean Air Lines Co., South Korea’s national flag carrier, said Friday it will allow combined payment with cash and mileage for flight tickets from late 2020 to better serve its customers. Starting from November next year, customers can purchase tickets using their accumulated mileage together with cash or credit [...]

Korean Air Allows Same-sex Couple to Combine Miles

Korean Air Allows Same-sex Couple to Combine Miles

SEOUL, Dec. 12 (Korea Bizwire) — Korean Air Lines Co., South Korea’s national flag carrier, said Thursday it has recently approved a request from a same-sex couple to use combined miles. Earlier this week, a female same-sex Korean couple submitted a marriage certificate they obtained in Canada to apply for the airline’s SkyPass family members [...]

Controversial Korean Air Commercial Stars Boston Terrier Boarding Aircraft

Controversial Korean Air Commercial Stars Boston Terrier Boarding Aircraft

SEOUL, Oct. 10 (Korea Bizwire) — A new commercial for Korean Air Lines Co. is raising controversy over the treatment of animals. Korean Air recently screened a promotional video created for its new flight route opened between Incheon and Boston. The video stars a Boston Terrier sneaking into a Boston bag to try to return [...]