US starts safeguard probe into Samsung, LG washing machines from Vietnam

En nexpress - The Korean firms are accused of moving production from China to Vietnam in order to evade U.S. tariffs.

Samsung Electronics expects record-high Q2 profits

En nexpress - Sales for Q2 are also expected to surge 17.8 percent.

Samsung to invest $380 mln, add almost 1,000 jobs in US

En nexpress - 'For nearly 40 years, Samsung has steadily expanded our operations in the United States.'

New General Director for Samsung Vietnam

Vietnamnet - South Korean technology giant Samsung has announced the appointment of Mr. Shim Won Hwan as General Director of Samsung Vietnam, replacing Mr. Han Myoung Sup.

Samsung contributes significantly to Vietnam’s economy: PM

Nhan dan - NDO/VNA – Foreign-invested enterprises, including Samsung Complex Vietnam (Samsung Vietnam) of the Republic of Korea (RoK), are important components of Vietnam’s economy, Prime Minister

Samsung Fire & Marine Insurance acquires stake in Petrolimex insurance arm

Vietnamnet - The Republic of Korea-based Samsung Fire & Marine Insurancesigned agreements to become a strategic investor of Petrolimex Joint Stock Insurance Company and to acquire 20 percent stake

Samsung’s weighty contribution to Vietnamese economy

Bao moi - By expanding its businesses in Vietnam, Samsung’s contribution to the Vietnamese economy is getting larger.

Samsung affirms $2.5 billion expansion in Bac Ninh

Vietnamnet - In the midst of public suspicion about the fate of Samsung’s plans in Vietnam, today Samsung is going to receive the investment certificate for its $2.5 billion Samsung Display project

Fate of Samsung’s investments in Vietnam questionable?

Vietnamnet - Samsung finds itself in hot water with its last year overly wrought with exploding mobile phones and political scandals. Will this affect the group’s plans in Vietnam?

Samsung Display to further break billion-dollar threshold

Vietnamnet - Besides Samsung Electronics, Samsung Display, another Samsung Group member is ambitiously ramping up investment in Vietnam, promising to hit $6.5 billion in early 2017.

South Korean investigators to again summon Samsung heir

Yahoo News SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korean prosecutors investigating the corruption scandal involving impeached President Park Geun-hye said Sunday that they plan to summon Samsung heir Lee

Vietnam's government approves Samsung extra pouring

Vietnamnet - The Korean giant remains the country's biggest single foreign investor.

Samsung pledges $2.5 billion FDI, asks for more investment incentives

Vietnamnet - Samsung Display Vietnam (SDV) has expressed its willingness to invest $2.5 billion more in Bac Ninh province, thus raising total investment scale of the project in the locality to $6.5

Samsung's 4Q earnings more than double on record chip profit

Yahoo News SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Samsung Electronics Co. said Tuesday that its fourth-quarter earnings more than doubled over a year earlier thanks to its brisk memory chip business that posted a

Samsung Display ponders US$2.5 billion investment in Bac Ninh

Vietnamnet - Samsung Display Co has announced that it is contemplating a plan to invest an additional US$2.5 billion to expand its display module assembly line in the northern Vietnam province of

Samsung: Batteries only problem with fire-prone Note 7s

Yahoo News SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Samsung Electronics said Monday that after testing more than 200,000 Galaxy Note 7 smartphones, it found defects in two sets of batteries from two different

South Korea president's friend denies knowledge of Samsung's 2015 merger plan

Yahoo News The friend at the center of a corruption scandal engulfing South Korean President Park Geun-hye's administration, said on Monday she had no prior knowledge of Samsung Group's plans for a

S. Korea prosecutors seek arrest of Samsung heir

Yahoo News Samsung, the world's largest smartphone maker, is already reeling from the international debacle over its Galaxy Note 7, which was recalled after some devices caught fire. Prosecutors

200 VN firms in Samsung chain

Vietnamnet - Nearly 200 Vietnamese enterprises are participating in the component supply chain used by three Samsung plants in Viet Nam, including 20 tier-1 vendors and 178 tier-2 vendors.

South Korea prosecutor to seek arrest warrant for Samsung Group leader

Yahoo News SEOUL (Reuters) - A South Korean special prosecutor will seek an arrest warrant for Samsung Group leader Jay Y. Lee for charges including bribery over his role in a corruption scandal that

No sleep, a $5 meal: Samsung scion questioned for straight 22 hours

Yahoo News Jay Y. Lee, who heads South Korea's massive Samsung Group, was given a $5 box meal for lunch and did not sleep in over 22 hours of questioning in a corruption scandal involving impeached

Samsung heir returns home after marathon bribery questioning

Yahoo News Samsung heir Lee Jae-Yong returned home Friday after marathon questioning by South Korean prosecutors as a suspect in a massive corruption scandal involving impeached President Park

Samsung contributes 22.7% to Vietnam's exports

Vietnamnet - VietNamNet Bridge – Samsung Viet Nam’s turnover in 2016 touched US$46.3 billion, while its exports reached $39.9 billion, rising 9.9 per cent compared to 2015, despite the Galaxy Note