Samsung Electronics Co Ltd (005930.KS)
The U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday sided with Samsung in its big-money smartphone patent fight with Apple, throwing out an appeals court ruling that the South Korean company had to pay a $399 million penalty to its American rival for copying key iPhone designs.
SEOUL, Dec 6 Samsung Group leader Jay Y. Lee said on Tuesday he will work to ensure South Korea's top conglomerate avoids becoming involved in scandals such as the current influence-peddling allegations surrounding President Park Geun-hye.
SEOUL South Korea's economy grew a slightly slower 0.6 percent during the July-September quarter in sequential terms, revised data showed on Friday, as handset exports lagged more than expected due to Samsung Electronics killing off its Galaxy Note 7 smartphone earlier this year.
SEOUL Tech giant Samsung Electronics Co Ltd , under pressure from shareholders to improve investor returns, said on Tuesday it will consider creating a holding company in what would be the biggest shake-up in its 47-year history. | Video
SEOUL Samsung Electronics Co Ltd added $9 billion to its market value on Wednesday as shares in the South Korean tech giant soared to record highs, buoyed by promises of greater capital returns and a review of its corporate structure.
SEOUL, Nov 30 Samsung Electronics Co Ltd added $9 billion to its market value on Wednesday as shares in the South Korean tech giant soared to record highs, buoyed by promises of greater capital returns and a review of its corporate structure.
* Firm also boosting 2016 dividend, to buy back more shares (Adds statement from Elliott affiliates, background, details)
SEOUL Tech giant Samsung Electronics Co Ltd said on Tuesday it is considering whether to create a holding company as part of a corporate restructuring review.
SEOUL, Nov 29 Tech giant Samsung Electronics Co Ltd said on Tuesday it is considering whether to create a holding company as part of a corporate restructuring review.
HONG KONG (Reuters Breakingviews) - Samsung Electronics has set a cautious tone with activist investor Elliott Management. The South Korean conglomerate says it will consider using a holding company structure. It's a measured but welcome response to the U.S. fund's restructuring proposals. Plans to boost dividends and buy back more stock also show the group is serious about improving relations with shareholders.