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2013 Jan. Opened The Shilla Duty Free store at Changi Airport, Singapore
Jan. Opened the 4th cosmetics retail store, ‘Sweetmay,’ in Hong Kong
Aug. Opened the renewed THE SHILLA SEOUL
Sep. Ranked No.1 in duty free sector by KCSI(Korea Customer Satisfaction Index)
Nov. Opened Shilla Stay Dongtan
2012 Mar. Opened The Parkview, an all-day dining restaurant at THE SHILLA JEJU
Sep. Opened the 2nd cosmetics retail store, ‘Sweetmay,’ in Hong Kong
Dec. Selected as one of the top 500 hotels in the world by Travel & Leisure, USA
Dec. Opened the 3rd cosmetics retail store, ‘Sweetmay,’ in Hong Kong
2011 Jul. Opened The Shilla Duty Free in Gimpo International airport
Nov. Opened a korean cosmetic multishop, SWEET-MAY in Macao
Nov. Opened Louis Vuitton 1st airport store at The Shilla Duty Free in Incheon International Airport
Nov. Selected as the best hotel in Korea by NCSI(National Customer Satisfaction Index)
2010 Jul. Opened The Shilla Duty Free in Chung-Ju International airport
Sep. Opened The Shilla Duty Free in Dae-gue International airport
Nov. Selected as the first hotel in Seoul, Korea by Institutional Investor
Nov. Selected as the G20 Seoul Summit VIP hotel by Korean government
2009 Apr. Selected as the best hotel in Korea by Zagat
May. Opened the Renewed Shilla Duty Free shops on B1 F
Oct. Opened the expanded The Parkview, all-day dining restaurant at The Shilla
Nov. Selected as one of the best 100 hotels in the world by Institutional Investor
Nov. Awarded Web Award Korea 2009
2008 Jan. Selected as one of the top 500 hotels in the world by Travel & Leisure, USA
May. Selected as the best hotel in Seoul, by Zagat, USA
May. Opened THE SHILLA DUTY-FREE in the passenger terminal of Incheon International Airport
Jun. Opened THE SHILLA DUTY-FREE in new passenger terminal of Incheon International Airport
Oct. Selected as the best city hotel in Seoul by TTG Travel Awards
Nov. The World's Best Hotels Ranked 80th out of 100 best hotels by institutional Investor, USA
2007 Jan. Selected as one of the top 500 hotels in the world by Travel & Leisure, USA
Mar. Selected as the best hotel in Seoul by Asiamoney
Apr. Selected as one of the top 100 hotels in the world by Zagat, USA
Sep. Launched Samsung Gift Card, Shopping Essential for Premium Life Style
Nov. Ranked the 54th hotel in the world by Institutional Investor, USA
2006 Apr. Opened THE SHILLA SUZHOU, China
May. Opened the renewed SHILLA SEOUL (Lobby, 1·2F F&B, Banquet, 5·6F Lifestyle Zone)
Aug. Ranked No.1 in Seoul by Euromoney, UK (for 5 consecutive years)
Oct. Ranked No.1 in Seoul by The Asset, Hong Kong
Nov. Opened the underground outlets in THE SHILLA DUTY-FREE
2005 Jan. Selected as Gold List by Conde Nast Traveler, USA
Jan. Selected as one of the top 500 hotels in the world by Travel & Leisure, USA
Mar. Selected as one of the top 100 hotels in the world by Zagat, USA
Jul. Selected as Favorite Hotel in Seoul by Euromoney, UK
Dec. Selected as the Best Hotel in Seoul by The Asset, Hong Kong
2004 Jun. Opened VANTT, the largest fitness club in Asia
Jul. Selected as the best hotel in Seoul by Euromoney, UK
Oct. Selected as one of the top 100 hotels in the world by Zagat, USA
Nov. The Shilla Jeju joined the Leading Hotels of World (LHW)
2003 Aug. Selected as the best hotel in Seoul by Euromoney, UK
Oct. Selected as one of the top 100 hotels in the world by Zagat, USA
Dec. Ranked No.1 in hotel sector in NCSI (National Customer Satisfaction Index)
2002 Mar. Selected as the best hotel in Seoul by Asiamoney
Jun. Selected as the best hotel in Seoul by Euromoney
Aug. Constructed the first info. mobile system in the world hotel industry
Nov. Ranked 19th in the top 30 hotels in Asia by Conde Nast Traveler, USA
2001 Jan. Selected as Gold List by Conde Nast Traveler, USA
Mar. Selected as the World Cup VIP hotel by FIFA
Nov. Selected as the most respected corporation in Asia by Asian Business
2000 May. Opened a food court in Seoul Arts Center
Jun. Opened a new Jeju Account in THE SHILLA DUTY-FREE (Jun. 10)
Oct. Opened an online duty-free shop site (www.dfsshilla.com)
Oct. Selected as one of the top 39 hotels in the world by Institutional Investor, USA
1999 Mar. Selected as the best hotel in Seoul by Institutional Investor, USA
Apr. Selected as the best hotel in Seoul by Euromoney, UK
Jun. Hosted the109th IOC Seoul Conference
1998 Jan. Selected as one of the top 10 hotels in the world by Leaders, USA
Apr. Selected as the best hotel in Seoul by Euromoney
Apr. Selected as the best hotel in Seoul by Asiamoney
May. Selected as the best hotel in Asia by Asian Business
May. Selected as one of the top 44 respectable businesses in Asia by Asian Business
Sep. Ranked in the top 41 hotels in the world by 'Institutional Investor', USA
1997 Mar. THE SHILLA JEJU, selected as the fourth-greatest hotel in the world by Meeting & Incentive Travel
Sep. Selected as the best hotel in Seoul by Fortune magazine
Nov. Selected as the best resort in Korea by Fortune magazine
Nov. Opened THE SHILLA Food Court in Samsung Plaza
Nov. Obtained ISO 14001
1996 Jan. Selected as the best hotel in Korea by Conde Nast Traveler, No.1 travel magazine in USA
Apr. Selected as Number One Hotel in Seoul by Euromoney
May. Announced the new CI
1995 Jul. Adopted employee stock ownership plan
Jul. First hotel in the industry to offer Internet service
1994 Dec. Selected as the best hotel in Seoul by Institutional Investor, USA
1993 Jun. Operated Korean Country Club Restaurant
1992 Mar. Started commissioned operation of Dongrae Country Club Restaurant
1991 Feb. Became publicly traded
1990 Jul. Opened THE SHILLA JEJU
1989 Aug. Opened THE SHILLA DUTY-FREE in Jeju
Oct. Launched a management consulting business for tourism industry
1988 Mar. Broke ground for THE SHILLA JEJU (Mar. 25)
Sep. Served as the hotel headquarters for the 24th Seoul Olympic Games
1987 Jan. Opened a service training center (Jan. 19)
1986 Jul. Opened THE SHILLA DUTY-FREE in Seoul (Jul.2)
1985 May. Offered technical services to restaurants in 63 Building (Daehan Life Insurance)
1984 Aug. Signed a contract for restaurant operation in Press Center
Oct. Opened a food court in Dongbang Plaza
1982 Sep. Started commissioned operation of Trade Center Club Restaurant
Nov. Started rental operation of Anyng Country Club Restaurant
1981 Sep. Won Prime Minister's Award at The 8th World Tourism Day
1979 Mar. Opened the complete THE SHILLA SEOUL (Mar. 8)
1973 Feb. Created Hotel Business Dept. in Samsung Group (Feb.4)
May. Established the Imperial Co., Ltd. (May. 9)

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