Thursday, 28 October, 2021
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This file photo taken recently shows a protester carrying a placard showing an image of Samsung's then-heir Lee Jae-yong during an anti-government protest in Seoul. The life of soon-to-be-released Samsung chief and South Korean billionaire Lee Jae-yong epitomises the privileges, power and perils of the super-rich in the world's 12th largest economy, a country sometimes dubbed the "Republic of Samsung".

This file photo taken recently shows a protester carrying a placard showing an image of Samsung's then-heir Lee Jae-yong during an anti-government protest in Seoul. The life of soon-to-be-released Samsung chief and South Korean billionaire Lee Jae-yong epitomises the privileges, power and perils of the super-rich in the world's 12th largest economy, a country sometimes dubbed the