South Korea's National Assembly voted this morning to impeach the nation's first female president Park Geun-hye over the bizarre influence-peddling scandal involving her close advisor Choi Soon-sil that prompted weeks of mass protests. The nation's ... Fortune, 2 hours ago
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Women Already Have It Bad in South Korean Politics. The President's Impeachment Would Make Things Worse.
When Park Geun-hye became South Korea's first female president four years ago, she won a decisive 52% of the vote--the highest of any candidate since the country started holding direct elections in 1987. Park, who prevailed in a race of six ...Fortune, 22 hours ago
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President Park Geun-hye faces impeachment in a vote in parliament on Friday, but many in South Korea fear economic and security instability when she steps down. Julian Ryall reports from Tokyo. DW recommends South Korea's most powerful corporate ...Deutsche Welle, 2 days ago Korean execs distance themselves from Park Deutsche Welle, 1 day ago
In the eyes of South Koreans, Samsung Electronics Vice Chairman Lee Jae-yong has it all. Born to a father who turned Samsung into a global company and a mother from the nation's bureaucratic elite, Lee was raised and educated entirely to inherit ...Korea Herald, 1 day ago Samsung chief refutes bribery allegations Asiaone, 2 days ago HYUNDAI MOTOR : Samsung chief refutes bribery allegations 4 Traders, 2 days ago
Ban was until a month ago the front-runner in opinion polls to win the election, a race he was widely expected to contest from President Park's party. Besides South Korean President Park Geun-hye, the biggest casualty of the country's mushrooming ...Indian Express, 4 days ago U.N. chief Ban may be unwitting loser in South Korea presidential scandal Yahoo! Singapore, 4 days ago One of Asia's Most Powerful Countries Has Been Rocked by Scandal After Scandal National Interest, 5 days ago UN chief Ban may be unwitting loser in South Korea presidential scandal Times of Oman, 4 days ago
(Yonhap) South Korea's foreign exchange reserve decreased for two straight months, due to strengthened US dollar value, the central bank said Monday. The nations foreign exchange reserve for November stood at $371.99 billion, down $3.18 billion ...Korea Herald, 4 days ago Forex reserves fall $3.2B Korea Joongang Daily, 3 days ago
It was the first time South Koreans had heard from their leader since a previous televised public apology on November 4. All three opposition parties-the Minjoo Party of Korea (MPK, or Democrats), the People's Party and the Justice Party-are ...Equilibrio Informativo, 5 days ago South Korea's opposition to submit impeachment motion Nikkei Asian Review, 6 days ago Opposition Delays Vote on S Korea President's Impeachment to Close Ranks Sputnik, 1 week ago South Korea opposition rejects Park's offer to quit, pushes impeachment Asiaone, 1 week ago
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