or login to your SBJ.net account
Forgot your password or username?
Search only accepts letters and numbers.
Samsung heir named as suspect in corruption probe
1/11/2017 7:32 AM
Tell a friend
The heir to the Samsung empire is now a suspect in the massive corruption scandal in South Korea, prosecutors say.
Samsung Vice Chairman Lee Jae-yong has been summoned for questioning over suspicions including bribery, CNNMoney reports. Jae-yong is expected to succeed his ailing father to lead Samsung.
The corruption scandal has put a magnifying glass on the ties between South Korea's political and business elites.
The scandal has caused large street protests. Last month, lawmakers voted to impeach President Park Geun-hye.
Read more from
Please fill out the form below to submit a comment. Your comments may be used in Springfield Business Journal’s print editions, along with your username and/or registered name.
Message is a required field.
Captcha entry is not valid, please try again.
A comment must be approved by our staff before it will displayed on the website.
SEARCH SPONSORED BY
Wine bar to open downtown
Gummy bear giant to build first North American plant
3rd new retail tire shop underway in Springfield
Mexico ready to 'step away from NAFTA'
House Republicans postpone health care bill vote
2017 40 Under 40 Honorees
CoxHealth, White Water hiring
Nixa warns ballot initiative could threaten revenues
Trump University students file to get their money back
2017 40 Under 40 Yearbook
Opinion/Letters to the Editor
© 2017 Springfield Business Journal, Springfield, Missouri. All Rights Reserved. To contact SBJ, call (417) 831-3238.