Samsung Electronics logs 6.25 tln won in Q2 net profit

Samsung Electronics Co., the world's top maker of smartphones, said Thursday its second-quarter net profit fell 19.5 percent from a year earlier as its mainstay handset business suffered from rising competition in the global marke...

Shares set new yearly high

South Korean stocks closed higher Wednesday to set another yearly record as investor sentiment was boosted by the government’s latest economic stimulus package, analysts said. The South Korean won slightly rose against the U.S. d...

[Graphic News] Average corporate CEO serves 2.6 years

A South Korean CEO serves for an average of 2.6 years, which is shorter than the minimum of three years endorsed by the country’s commercial law, according to data from corporate tracker CEO Score on Wednesday. The data showed th...

[Herald Interview] Lab Series campaigns for ‘less is more’

Lab Series, an Estee Lauder skin care line for men, believes less is more when it comes to men’s cosmetics. “For beginners, starting with one or two ― perhaps all-in-one products ― is enough. When they are ready, they could mi...