Dohatna Innovative Distribution inaugurates Qatar’s 'largest' Samsung outlet at Place Vendome

Dohatna Innovative Distribution inaugurates Qatar’s 'largest' Samsung outlet at Place Vendome

Expanding the presence of Samsung Electronics outlets in Qatar, Ali Bin Ali Holding’s Dohatna Innovative Distribution has launched the sixth Dohatna Samsung outlet in Doha.

Funeral held for Samsung chairman Lee Kun-hee, heir faces legal battles

Funeral held for Samsung chairman Lee Kun-hee, heir faces legal battles

The family of late Samsung Electronics chairman Lee Kun-hee held a funeral ceremony on Wednesday for the patriarch, whose death on Sunday threw into question the control of the chipmaker and the country's largest conglomerate.

Lee's death sparks hope for Samsung shake-up, dividends

Lee's death sparks hope for Samsung shake-up, dividends

Shares in Samsung Electronics Co Ltd and affiliates rose on Monday after the death a day earlier of Chairman Lee Kun-hee sparked hopes for stake sales, higher dividends and long-awaited restructuring, analysts said.

Samsung Electronics chairman Lee Kun-hee dies at 78

Samsung Electronics chairman Lee Kun-hee dies at 78

Lee Kun-hee, who built Samsung Electronics into a global powerhouse in smartphones, semiconductors and televisions, died on Sunday after spending more than six years in hospital following a heart attack, the company said.

Samsung retrieving all Galaxy Fold samples after defect reports

Samsung retrieving all Galaxy Fold samples after defect reports

Samsung Electronics is retrieving all Galaxy Fold samples distributed to reviewers, a person with direct knowledge of the matter said on Tuesday, as the firm smarts from the reputational blow of postponing the launch of its first foldable smartphone.

Samsung unveils gaming-friendly Galaxy Note 9

Samsung unveils gaming-friendly Galaxy Note 9

The focus on gamer-friendly features appears to be a shift away from Samsung's previous positioning of the Note as a productivity-boosting device.

Samsung launches Galaxy S9 with focus on social media

Samsung launches Galaxy S9 with focus on social media

Samsung Electronics Co Ltd unveiled its flagship Galaxy S9 smartphone on Sunday with an emphasis on visual applications for social media, hoping to attract tech-savvy young consumers to weather a market slowdown.

Samsung heir guilty of bribery, sentenced to five years jail

Samsung heir guilty of bribery, sentenced to five years jail

The heir to the Samsung empire was convicted of bribery and other offences Friday and jailed for five years in connection with the scandal that brought down South Korean president Park Geun-Hye.

Samsung seeks to bury past with Galaxy Note 8 launch

Samsung seeks to bury past with Galaxy Note 8 launch

Samsung Electronics Co Ltd set out to wipe the slate clean in New York with a new Galaxy Note 8 phablet, hoping features such as dual rear cameras and its biggest-ever screen will extinguish memories of its fire-prone predecessor.

Samsung reports strong initial demand for new smartphone

Samsung reports strong initial demand for new smartphone

Pre-orders for Samsung Electronics Co Ltd's flagship Galaxy S8 smartphone have exceeded those of its predecessor S7, the firm's mobile chief said on Thursday.

Samsung slashes Q3 profit estimate by a third

Samsung slashes Q3 profit estimate by a third

Samsung Electronics Co slashed its quarterly profit estimate by a third on Wednesday, soaking up a $2.3 billion hit from ditching its flagship smartphone in what could be one of the costliest product safety failures in tech history.

Samsung urges Note 7 users to turn in their phones

Samsung urges Note 7 users to turn in their phones

Samsung Electronics Co Ltd on Saturday urged users of its Galaxy Note 7 phones to turn in their handsets as soon as possible as part of a recall aimed at limiting the damage caused by the fire-prone devices.