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May 21, 2020

Nokia taps former PayPal CMO to lead marketing strategy

HMD Global, the home of Nokia phones, appoints Stephen Taylor as its chief marketing officer, to lead the company’s overall marketing strategy and execution.


Samsung marks new decade with S20 range

The South Korean company unveils the Galaxy S20, S20+ and S20 Ultra, as part of the next range of flagship devices in this new decade.


Samsung goes into next foldable era with Galaxy Z Flip

The company plans to first introduce the foldable smartphone in a “limited” environment, with SA as one of five countries to launch it first.


Samsung shakes up management amid tough phone market

The company promotes its network business chief to president, and appoints a new mobile chief, amid a challenging global smartphone period.


Samsung opens world's largest phone factory in India

The $716.57 million investment is part of Samsung's strategy to expand production in the world's fastest growing major mobile phone market.


Samsung profit dips as phone innovation dries up

The firm is expected to post its smallest profit growth in more than a year in the second quarter due to lacklustre sales of its premium Galaxy smartphones.

Jun 28, 2018

Apple, Samsung settle US patent dispute

The companies settle a seven-year patent dispute over Apple's allegations Samsung violated its patents by "slavishly" copying its iPhone design.


Huawei eyes SA's premium smartphone market

The smartphone vendor, synonymous with mid-level devices, aims to become a serious contender in the local premium smartphone market.

Feb 8, 2018

Samsung chairman suspected in $7.5m tax evasion case

Lee Kun-hee has been named as a suspect in a $7.5 million tax evasion case that involved the use of bank accounts held by employees.

Feb 6, 2018

Newly-freed Samsung scion faces leadership challenges

Investors say Jay Y Lee will face the daunting tasks of trying to find the right direction for growth and making big investment decisions.


Samsung posts record profit as chips sizzle

Samsung Electronics expects chip demand to remain strong in 2018, as it posts record annual profit driven by a memory chip "super-cycle".


Samsung aims to double African revenue share

South Korea's Samsung Electronics plans to double the annual revenue contribution from its African markets to 20% in the next five years.

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