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Samsung’s Lee Seeks Future Opportunities with U.S. Partners in Chips, Software

Samsung’s Lee Seeks Future Opportunities with U.S. Partners in Chips, Software

SEOUL, Nov. 23 (Korea Bizwire) — Samsung Electronics Co. Vice Chairman Lee Jae-yong has met with the chiefs of Google and Microsoft to discuss future cooperation in chips, software and others, Samsung officials said Tuesday. The meetings earlier this week with Google CEO Sundar Pichai and Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella came as the world’s largest [...]

Samsung’s Lee Discusses COVID-19 Vaccines, Wireless Business with Leaders of Moderna, Verizon

Samsung’s Lee Discusses COVID-19 Vaccines, Wireless Business with Leaders of Moderna, Verizon

SEOUL, Nov. 18 (Korea Bizwire) — Samsung Group’s de facto leader Lee Jae-yong has met with leaders of Moderna and Verizon in the United States to enhance cooperation with the global partners, Samsung said Thursday, as part of efforts to secure the conglomerate’s next growth engines. Lee, vice chairman of Samsung Electronics Co., met Noubar [...]

‘Too Big to Jail’ Mantra Still Holds Good for Chaebol Brass in S. Korea

‘Too Big to Jail’ Mantra Still Holds Good for Chaebol Brass in S. Korea

SEOUL, Aug. 27 (Korea Bizwire) — Defying criticism and stiff objections from anti-corruption campaigners, Lee Jae-yong, the de-facto chief of the country’s top conglomerate Samsung was released on parole on Aug. 13, rekindling controversy over lopsided legal “favors” to business moguls here. Lee, the vice chairman of Samsung Electronics Co., the group’s crown jewel, had [...]