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Samsung boss convicted, fined for anaesthetic misuse

Samsung boss convicted, fined for anaesthetic misuse

The de-facto leader of South Korea's sprawling Samsung group Lee Jae-yong was convicted Tuesday of illegally using the anaesthetic drug propofol, the latest legal travail to beset the multi-billionaire.

Samsung's Lee family to pay more than $10.8bn inheritance tax

Samsung's Lee family to pay more than $10.8bn inheritance tax

The family of late Samsung Electronics Co Ltd Chairman Lee Kun-hee said on Wednesday they will pay over 12 trillion won ($10.8 billion) in inheritance tax for his estate and donate his vast private art collection to state curators.

Samsung chief jailed for 2.5 years over corruption scandal

Samsung chief jailed for 2.5 years over corruption scandal

The de facto chief of South Korea's Samsung business empire was convicted Monday over a huge corruption scandal and jailed for two and a half years, in a ruling that deprives the tech giant of its top decision-maker.

Lee Kun-hee: 'Hermit king' of the Samsung empire

Lee Kun-hee: 'Hermit king' of the Samsung empire

South Korea's richest and most powerful industrialist, Lee Kun-hee, turned Samsung Electronics into one of the world's biggest tech companies but lived a reclusive existence.

Huawei overtakes Samsung as top smartphone seller: industry tracker

Huawei overtakes Samsung as top smartphone seller: industry tracker

China's Huawei has overtaken Samsung to become the number-one smartphone seller worldwide in the second quarter on the back of strong domestic demand, industry tracker Canalys said on Thursday.

Samsung heir apologises over corruption scandal

Samsung heir apologises over corruption scandal

The heir to the Samsung empire bowed in apology Wednesday for company misconduct including a controversial plan for him to ascend to the leadership of the world's largest smartphone maker.

Vodafone announces availability of Samsung Galaxy Z-Flip

Vodafone announces availability of Samsung Galaxy Z-Flip

Vodafone Qatar announced on Tuesday that the all-new Samsung Galaxy Z-Flip is now available for all customers at the retail price of QR5,599 on its online shop www.vf.qa/handsets.

Samsung's Galaxy Fold will go on sale on Sept 6 in South Korea

Samsung's Galaxy Fold will go on sale on Sept 6 in South Korea

Samsung Electronics Co Ltd’s first foldable smartphone, the Galaxy Fold, will go on sale on Friday in South Korea, a source with direct knowledge of the matter said on Wednesday.

Vodafone Qatar announces pre-order for Samsung Galaxy Note10

Vodafone Qatar announces pre-order for Samsung Galaxy Note10

Vodafone Qatar on Thursday said the all-new Samsung Galaxy Note10 will be available to pre-order at select Vodafone Stores and online until August 20.

Ooredoo customers can preorder Samsung Galaxy Note 10

Ooredoo customers can preorder Samsung Galaxy Note 10

Ooredoo will be “giving its customers the chance to be among the first in Qatar to get their hands on the new Samsung Galaxy Note 10 or Note 10+ with a preorder opportunity, along with an amazing preorder promotion.”

S Korea arrest warrants approved in Samsung accounting scandal

S Korea arrest warrants approved in Samsung accounting scandal

A South Korean court on Saturday approved arrest warrants for two vice presidents of Samsung Electronics over an accounting scandal, but rejected one for the head of the conglomerate's pharmaceutical arm ...

Samsung is preparing more foldable smartphone models

Samsung is preparing more foldable smartphone models

Samsung Electronics Co is working on a pair of new foldable smartphones to follow its Galaxy Fold, seeking to seize an early lead in new market segment.