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Missed calls: Samsung warns of weak phone sales in 2020

Despite reporting strong third quarter mobile phone sales, Samsung expects chip sales to drive growth next year.

Missed calls: Samsung warns of weak phone sales in 2020

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Samsung: Is the worst over for its smartphone and chip units?

The South Korean tech giant says profits will continue to fall, but not by as much as they have been.

Samsung: Is the worst over for its smartphone and chip units?

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S Korea's Supreme Court orders retrial for Samsung heir Jay Y Lee

Supreme Court says interpretation by Seoul High Court on what constituted bribes to then-President Park was too narrow.

S Korea's Supreme Court orders retrial for Samsung heir Jay Y Lee

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S Korea's court to rule on Samsung heir Jay Y Lee

Lee has been accused of seeking government favours in exchange for giving help to ex-president's friend.

S Korea's court to rule on Samsung heir Jay Y Lee

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Samsung sees recovery after profit plunged by half in 2nd quarter

Falling semiconductor prices and trade wars bite into profits at the world's largest smartphone and memory chip maker.

Samsung sees recovery after profit plunged by half in 2nd quarter

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Samsung beats estimates as its chips prove resilient to downturn

Samsung posts better than expected profits thanks to one-time gain, but demand for chips affected by trade war.

Samsung beats estimates as its chips prove resilient to downturn

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Samsung Electronics expects weaker 2019 earnings as profits slump

South Korean tech giant announces 31 percent year-on-year plunge for net profits in the final quarter of last year.

Samsung Electronics expects weaker 2019 earnings as profits slump

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Samsung Electronics warns of near-30 percent profit slump

South Korean tech giant faces growing competition from Chinese smartphone makers and is hit by declining chip prices.

Samsung Electronics warns of near-30 percent profit slump

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Samsung Electronics apologises over factory worker cancer cases

Company's apology follows a 10-year battle by families of workers who developed severe diseases, including leukaemia.

Samsung Electronics apologises over factory worker cancer cases

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Samsung unveils S9 amid smartphone market 'plateau'

Vendors are focusing on features designed to encourage consumers to ditch their old phones early and buy new phones.

Samsung unveils S9 amid smartphone market 'plateau'

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Google, Samsung, EU invest in Belgium's MolenGeek

In the Brussels suburb of Molenbeek, an idea to offer digital skills to deprived youth is attracting hi-tech attention.

Google, Samsung, EU invest in Belgium's MolenGeek

South Korea

Samsung heir freed after court suspends jail term

Billionaire Samsung heir to walk free after Seoul court cuts short and suspends five-year jail term in bribery case.

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South Korea finds Samsung heir guilty of corruption

Lee Jae-yong sentenced to five years in jail following trial that led to dismissal of former President Park Geun-hye.

Asia Pacific

Samsung heir indicted in bribery scandal

Prosecutors have indicted Samsung's de facto chief Lee Jae-yong on embezzlement linked to massive South Korean scandal.

Inside Story

Are political ties of S Korean businesses unravelling?

Tech giant Samsung's chief arrested as several of country's big firms implicated in political corruption scandal.