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Samsung’s De Facto Leader Lee Attends Opening Ceremony of Samsung Biologics’ Fourth Plant

Samsung’s De Facto Leader Lee Attends Opening Ceremony of Samsung Biologics’ Fourth Plant

SEOUL, Oct. 11 (Korea Bizwire) — Samsung Group’s de facto leader Lee Jae-yong on Tuesday attended the opening ceremony of the fourth plant of Samsung Biologics Co., the biotech arm of South Korea’s Samsung Group, in a sign of the group’s dedication to nurture biopharmaceuticals as one of its next growth drivers. The plant, which [...]

Samsung’s Lee Expected to Solidify Leadership, Step Up Biz Activities After Receiving Pardon

Samsung’s Lee Expected to Solidify Leadership, Step Up Biz Activities After Receiving Pardon

SEOUL, Aug. 12 (Korea Bizwire) — Samsung Electronics Vice Chairman Lee Jae-yong was given a presidential pardon on Friday, in a move widely expected to help him consolidate his leadership and speed up business decision-making in the country’s biggest conglomerate. The decision comes as the tech giant has been faced with intensifying global competition from [...]

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 [...]