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Samsung C&T to appeal share buyback price ruling

An appeal court on Tuesday ordered Samsung C&T, the fashion and trading unit of Samsung Group, to increase the stock buyback price proposed to shareholders who opposed its merger with Cheil Industries...

Updated : 2016.05.31 15:55

[Photo News] LG supports community in Ethiopia

LG Electronics’ top executives, including CEO Cho Seong-jin, visit an Ethiopian village, 60 kilometers away from Addis Ababa, as part of the firm’s global corporate social responsibility programs la...

Updated : 2016.05.31 15:52

Samsung rolls out storage product smaller than coin

Tech giant Samsung Electronics said Tuesday that it has started mass producing a compact solid-state drive that is three times faster -- but much smaller in size -- than the average SSD product.The ne...

Updated : 2016.05.31 15:34

Kakao launches chauffeur service in Korea

Mobile messenger operator Kakao started its chauffeur service, KakaoDriver, in Korea on Tuesday.Through a mobile application, subscribers are able to use the chauffeur service, including requesting fo...

Updated : 2016.05.31 14:50

More S. Koreans using SNS platforms BAND, Instagram

More South Koreans are using Naver Corp.'s group-interaction service BAND and Instagram, although Facebook is still the most popular social networking service platform in the country, a survey showed ...

Updated : 2016.05.31 11:42

Samsung TV wins best brand award in U.K.

Korean tech giant Samsung Electronics’ television lineup has been recognized as the best TV brand of the year by U.K. consumer magazine Which?, the company said Monday.The consumer magazine, which pr...

Updated : 2016.05.30 15:27

Qualcomm creates W57b start-up fund in Korea

Qualcomm Ventures, the investment unit of U.S. chipmaker Qualcomm, said Monday it has created a 57 billion won ($47.8 million) fund to nurture Korean start-ups in the fields of 5G, the Internet of Thi...

Updated : 2016.05.30 15:04

SK Telecom builds first IoT-only network in Daegu

Network operator SK Telecom said Monday that it has completed the installation of Korea’s first network exclusively dedicated to the Internet of Things services across Daegu City.The IoT network, cal...

Updated : 2016.05.30 15:03

‘Huawei eyes Samsung’s LTE patents’

Samsung Electronics and Huawei are bracing for a legal battle after the Chinese tech giant sued its Korean rival for infringing its mobile patents last week. In its two lawsuits filed in China and the...

Updated : 2016.05.29 16:03

LIG Nex1 passes certification test for upgraded missile

LIG Nex1, an army and navy weapons systems developer, has successfully passed a quality certification test for its upgraded seeker system-installed surface-to-air guided missile Chiron, said the compa...

Updated : 2016.05.29 14:56

[Photo News] Samsung 88-inch SUHD TV

Samsung Electronics on Sunday unveiled the 88-inch, 78-inch and 65-inch screen models of its latest SUHD TV that is based on the company’s quantum-dot liquid crystal display technology. (Samsung Elec...

Updated : 2016.05.29 10:54

Global chipmakers seek future growth through collaboration

Global semiconductor players on Thursday released a joint statement in Seoul agreeing to work together to advance semiconductor technology over the next decades. SK hynix CEO Park Sung-wook (third fro...

Updated : 2016.05.27 21:18

Samsung introduces Batman-themed Galaxy smartphone

Tech giant Samsung Electronics rolled out another film-inspired mobile phone on Friday, continuing its years-long marketing efforts to boost sales of its flagship smartphones through collaboration wit...

Updated : 2016.05.27 21:17

[Photo News] Global chipmakers meet in Seoul

SK hynix CEO Park Sung-wook gives a welcome speech at a reception for the annual meeting of the World Semiconductor Council, a global institute for the world’s semiconductor industry, at the Shraton ...

Updated : 2016.05.26 14:49

CJ Hellovision taps into Vietnamese market

Cable TV operator CJ HelloVision said Thursday that it has signed a partnership deal with Vietnamese cable TV firm Saigontourist Cable Television, or SCTV, to export its broadcasting technology to Vie...

Updated : 2016.05.26 14:48