* Date : 2015-08-13
Money Matters Ep18
Family feud at retail giant Lotte
A recent battle over succession within Korea's fifth largest conglomerate has fired up a lot of debate about the country's family-run big businesses and transparency when it comes to corporate governance. More people have been calling for reforms to make management practices at large companies less opaque.
Korea In Depth
K-beauty leads global trends
Korean cosmetics have carved out a solid foothold in the global market with novel ideas such as 'cushion compacts' 'BB cream' and 'CC cream'. Exports have been soaring over the years, making the industry a greater growth engine for the country. Why are consumers around the world in love with Korea's beauty goods?