Hanwha chief behind bars

Lim, Jeanne
July 2007
ICIS Chemical Business;7/9/2007, Vol. 2 Issue 74, p7
Trade Publication
The article reports that Hanwha Group's chief Kim Seung-youn was sentenced to an 18-month stint in prison. The chairman of South Korea's 12th-largest conglomerate was sentenced for assaulting a group of Seoul bar workers in revenge for an attack on his son. The company was quick to play down the impact it would have on business operations.


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