More Conglomerates Make Huge Donations to Ferry Victims

Shinsegae Group and CJ Group on Thursday each donated W2 billion to the Community Chest of Korea to help victims of the ferry disaster last month and build up stronger national safety infrastructure (US$1=W1,018).

LS Group has already made a W1.5 billion donation and Dongbu Group W1 billion to the same cause. The total value of the donations by conglomerates to the fund now stands at W67.5 billion.

englishnews@chosun.com / May 30, 2014 11:02 KST