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Samsung to launch Galaxy Fold in South Korea on Sept. 6 priced $2,000

Sep 05 2019

SEOUL/BERLIN Samsung Electronics Co Ltd on Thursday said its first foldable smartphone, the Galaxy Fold, will be available in South Korea from Sept. 6 with fifth-generation (5G) mobile connectivity. | Video

SK Innovation fuels LG Chem feud with EV battery patent lawsuit

Aug 30 2019

SEOUL A feud between two South Korean battery makers escalated on Friday as SK Innovation Co Ltd said it plans to sue bigger rival LG Chem Ltd in the United States over alleged patent infringement related to electric vehicles (EV).

South Korea court ruling raises chance of Samsung heir's return to jail

Aug 29 2019

SEOUL South Korea's Supreme Court on Thursday ruled that a bribery case against the heir of the Samsung Group should be reviewed by a lower court, raising the possibility of a tougher sentence and potential return to jail. | Video

Factbox: South Korea's top court ruling on Samsung heir and ex-president

Aug 29 2019

SEOUL Samsung Group will discover the fate of its de facto leader on Thursday as South Korea's Supreme Court rules whether to uphold the bribery conviction of Jay Y. Lee, in a scandal that unseated the president and trained public ire on corporate untouchables.

Factbox: South Korea's top court ruling on Samsung heir and ex-president

Aug 28 2019

SEOUL Samsung Group will discover the fate of its de facto leader on Thursday as South Korea's Supreme Court rules whether to uphold the bribery conviction of Jay Y. Lee, in a scandal that unseated the president and trained public ire on corporate untouchables.

Factbox: South Korea's top court ruling on Samsung heir and ex-president

Aug 28 2019

SEOUL Samsung Group will discover the fate of its de facto leader on Thursday as South Korea's Supreme Court rules whether to uphold the bribery conviction of Jay Y. Lee, in a scandal that unseated the president and trained public ire on corporate untouchables.

Samsung heir braces for top court ruling in ex-president bribery case

Aug 28 2019

SEOUL, Aug 29 Samsung Group will discover the fate of its de facto leader on Thursday as South Korea's Supreme Court rules whether to uphold the bribery conviction of Jay Y. Lee, in a scandal that unseated the president and trained public ire on corporate untouchables.

Trump: Kim says ready to restart talks when U.S.-South Korea joint drills end

Aug 10 2019

WASHINGTON/SEOUL U.S. President Donald Trump said on Saturday that Kim Jong Un told him he was ready to resume talks on North Korea's nuclear and missile programs and would stop missile testing as soon as U.S.-South Korea military exercises end. | Video

Samsung's new Note takes on Huawei in selfie beauty pageant

Aug 08 2019

SEOUL/NEW YORK Samsung unveiled a new version of the Galaxy Note smartphone on Wednesday with fast 5G network connection and improved camera features, hoping the premium model helps it revive slumping profit and widen the gap with struggling rival Huawei. | Video

South Korea says 'won't be defeated again' as Japan trade row spirals

Aug 02 2019

TOKYO/SEOUL South Korea fired back at Japan over a deepening trade dispute on Friday, pledging it would not be "defeated again" by its neighbour, laying bare decades-old animosity at the root of a row over fast-track export status. | Video

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