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Lotte Vows to Continue Investments in Vietnam

Lotte Vows to Continue Investments in Vietnam

SEOUL, Mar. 9 (Korea Bizwire) — Lotte Corp., the holding company of South Korean retail giant Lotte, said Friday it will continue to make major investments in Vietnam, as its head met with the country’s premier to seek support for the company’s various ongoing projects in the Southeast Asian country. During his meeting with Prime [...]

Lotte Heir Loses Suit Against Hotel Units Over Dismissal From Board

Lotte Heir Loses Suit Against Hotel Units Over Dismissal From Board

SEOUL, Jan. 18 (Korea Bizwire) – A Seoul court on Thursday turned down the claim by the eldest son of the founder of South Korean retail giant Lotte Group that he was unfairly removed from the boards of two Lotte hotel units. Shin Dong-joo, former vice chairman of Japan-based Lotte Holdings and eldest son of Lotte founder Shin Kyuk-ho, filed litigation against Hotel Lotte and [...]

“Value”, “Customer”, “Innovation” Keywords of Choice Among Conglomerate Heads

“Value”, “Customer”, “Innovation” Keywords of Choice Among Conglomerate Heads

SEOUL, Jan. 3 (Korea Bizwire) – Aside from “business”, “value”, “customer” and “innovation” were the keywords most commonly uttered by the leaders of South Korea’s top 10 conglomerates in their New Year’s addresses. Data provided by leadership assessment service CEOscore revealed that after “business”, which was uttered a leading 32 times, value, customer and innovation [...]

Is China’s THAAD Retaliation Coming to an End?

Is China’s THAAD Retaliation Coming to an End?

SEOUL, Nov. 9 (Korea Bizwire) – Expectations are running high ahead of a presidential summit between South Korea and China that China’s months-long economic retaliation over the politically charged THAAD anti-missile systems might be finally coming to an end. It was the agreement between foreign ministers from both countries last month to recover and improve the [...]