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Korea’s Richest 100 remains unchanged in 2017

It is no surprise that Samsung Electronics Chairman Lee Kun-hee, 75, is once again recognized as the richest man in Korea with a total value of assets, including listed stocks and real estate, reaching 15 trillion won ($13.1 billion). The Herald Business and The Korea Herald’s list of Korea’s Richest 100 was updated recently to reflect the index depicting the economic reality in Korea and the increasing influence of entrepreneurs on the economy. In the newly updated “2017 Superich Teams Richest [...]