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Lee Kun-Hee, driving force behind Samsung’s rise, dies at 78 [Video]

Lee Kun-Hee, driving force behind Samsung’s rise, dies at 78

In just 30 years at the helm, Lee Kun-Hee turned Samsung into a global force and transformed South Korea into one of Asia's top economies.View on euronews

Credit: euronews (in English)     Duration: 00:46Published

Lee Kun-hee, man behind Samsung’s rise to tech titan, dies at 78 [Video]

Lee Kun-hee, man behind Samsung’s rise to tech titan, dies at 78

Twice pardoned for crimes including bribing a president, Lee transformed Samsung into a global electronics giant.

Credit: Al Jazeera STUDIO     Duration: 02:22Published

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