‘SEOUL: The heir to the Samsung business empire, which includes the world’s biggest smartphone maker, was sentenced on Friday to five years in prison for bribery and other offences in connection with the scandal that brought down South Korean president Park Geun-Hye.
Lee Jae-Yong’s penalty could leave the giant firm rudderless for years and hamper its ability to make key investment decisions.
The vice-chairman of Samsung Electronics, 49, arrived at Seoul Central District Court on a justice ministry bus handcuffed, bound with white rope around his dark jacket, and carrying an envelope of documents.’
The beneficiary to the Samsung business domain, which incorporates the world’s greatest cell phone producer, was condemned on Friday to five years in jail for pay off and different offenses regarding the embarrassment that cut down South Korean president Park Geun-Hye.
Lee Jae-Yong’s punishment could leave the goliath firm rudderless for quite a long time and hamper its capacity to settle on key venture choices.
The bad habit executive of Samsung Electronics, 49, touched base at Seoul Central District Court on an equity service transport cuffed, bound with white rope around his dim coat, and conveying an envelope of records.