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Samsung Electronics to Tap Market for Commercial Washers

Samsung Electronics to Tap Market for Commercial Washers

SEOUL, Nov. 6 (Korea Bizwire) — Samsung Electronics Co. said Tuesday it will make a full-fledged effort to penetrate deeper into the business-to-business washer industry and release products optimized for corporate clients. The South Korean tech giant said the decision comes as the local market for commercial washers is expected to grow 50 percent annually [...]

Production of Handsets in S. Korea Falls on Factory Relocation

Production of Handsets in S. Korea Falls on Factory Relocation

SEOUL, Oct. 23 (Korea Bizwire) — The number of handsets produced in South Korea is expected to reach 25 million units in 2018, industry tracker Strategy Analytics’ data showed Tuesday, falling sharply from a decade earlier after major companies relocated their factories abroad. The outlook compares to 136 million units posted in 2008, Strategy Analytics [...]

Samsung to Lend Hand in Fostering 500 Startups

Samsung to Lend Hand in Fostering 500 Startups

SEOUL, Oct. 17 (Korea Bizwire) — Samsung Electronics Co. said Wednesday it will support 500 startups over the next five years in response to the government’s call to bolster the national economy and create more jobs. The project comes as a follow-up of Samsung Electronics’ announcement made in August, when it vowed to invest a [...]

S. Korean Smartphone Makers Join Trend of Multi-camera Handsets

S. Korean Smartphone Makers Join Trend of Multi-camera Handsets

SEOUL, Oct. 12 (Korea Bizwire) — South Korean smartphone makers have released smartphones with three or more rear cameras in line with rising demand from the industry for handsets with premium photography features. Samsung Electronics showcased the Galaxy A9 smartphone earlier this week, which marked its first handset to come with a whopping four rear [...]

International School in Singapore Adopts Samsung Flip

International School in Singapore Adopts Samsung Flip

SEOUL, Sept. 20 (Korea Bizwire) — Singapore Korean International School has chosen to install Samsung Flip, an interactive whiteboard developed by Samsung Electronics, in its classrooms. According to Samsung Electronics, the school decided to adopt the Flip because of its capacity to connect education information with smartphone devices, allowing for improved communications between students and [...]

Samsung Sticks to High Price Policy for Galaxy S8, S9 in Home Market

Samsung Sticks to High Price Policy for Galaxy S8, S9 in Home Market

SEOUL, Sept. 4 (Korea Bizwire) — Samsung Electronics Co. has been keeping the price of the Galaxy S8 and S9 smartphones high in South Korea in contrast to discounts offered in overseas markets, data showed Tuesday. According to the data compiled by the Korea Communications Commission, the price of the 64 gigabyte edition of the [...]