Lee Jae-yong is vice-chairman of Samsung Electronics in retrial over a sprawling corruption scandal

Lee Jae-yong is vice-chairman of Samsung Electronics in retrial over a sprawling corruption scandal

The heir to the Samsung empire appeared in court Friday for a retrial over a sprawling corruption scandal that threatens to disrupt management at the world’s biggest smartphone and memory chip maker. Lee Jae-yong is vice-chairman of Samsung Electronics — where profits have been falling for months — and was jailed for five years in […]

Samsung heir’s corruption retrial hangs over phonemaker

Samsung heir’s corruption retrial hangs over phonemaker

The heir to the Samsung empire returns to court this week for a retrial over a sprawling corruption scandal that could see him return to prison and deprive the world’s largest smartphone and chip manufacturer of its top decision-maker. Lee Jae-yong is vice chairman of Samsung Electronics — where profits have been falling for months […]

Samsung to launch foldable smartphone after major delay

Samsung to launch foldable smartphone after major delay

Tech giant Samsung has said it will launch its hotly anticipated first foldable smartphone on Friday, months after faulty screens forced an embarrassing delay of its release. The world’s largest smartphone maker spent nearly eight years developing the Galaxy Fold, but had to hold its launch in April after reviewers reported screen problems within days […]