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  1. Business - Companies - DISPOSALS

    Samsung to buy back shares worth 2.19 trillion won

    Posted Nov 27th 2014, 06:17am by Bloomberg, Reuters

    ... Agencies in Seoul Samsung selling stakes in defence and chemical units Samsung Electronics plans to buy back shares valued at 2.19 trillion won (HK$15.3 billion) after its parent group announced the sale of stakes in chemicals and defence businesses in its biggest restructuring. Samsung Electronics, the world's biggest mobile-phone maker, will buy 1.65 million common shares ...

  2. Business - Companies - TECHNOLOGY

    Samsung hunts for next hit as phone profits decline

    Posted Nov 18th 2014, 04:59am by Bloomberg

    ... Bloomberg in Seoul With profits from smartphones on the decline, electronics giant hunts for its next hit product from what is known as the 'internet of things' Samsung bets its ... in a Seoul conference room, fiddling with a Galaxy S5 phone that is streaming live video from the US. This is Samsung's next big bet as it works to build a future beyond mobile phones, where ...

  3. Business - Banking & Finance - CURRENCIES

    Sydney yuan hub status a windfall for importers

    Posted Nov 18th 2014, 05:11am by Bloomberg

    ... the yuan as a currency of global trade. It has signed agreements with Hong Kong, Taipei, Singapore, Paris, Seoul and Frankfurt. Part of China's plan to burnish the yuan's image has ...

  4. Business - Banking & Finance

    South Korea holds key bank rate as strong won threatens growth

    Posted Jul 11th 2014, 01:31am by Bloomberg

    ... Bloomberg in Seoul South Korea holds key rate as growth threatened The Bank of Korea left its key rate unchanged as governor Lee Ju-yeol seeks to spur an economy that Finance Minister nominee Choi Kyung-hwan warned faces increasing downside risks. The central bank held the seven-day repurchase rate at 2.5 per cent for a 14th consecutive month, it said in a statement in Seoul ...

  5. Business - Money - LISTINGS

    Samsung Everland IPO signals revamp of largest Korean conglomerate

    Posted Jun 04th 2014, 05:08am by Bloomberg

    ... Bloomberg in Seoul IPO may signal Samsung revamp Samsung Everland says it will seek an initial public offering, adding to evidence that the founding family of South Korea's largest ... Asia-Pacific Markets. "This is part of the revamp that started from the beginning of this year," Midas International Asset Management chief executive Heo Pil-seok said in Seoul. "The ...

  6. News - Asia - NORTH KOREA

    Mother of jailed American Kenneth Bae meets ailing son in Pyongyang

    Posted Oct 12th 2013, 12:00am by Bloomberg, Reuters

    ... Agencies in Seoul Kenneth Bae- who was jailed for 'hostile acts'- reports that his health is 'still not good' Mother meets ailing son in Pyongyang North Korea has allowed the mother of Kenneth Bae to visit her ailing son almost a year after the American tour operator and missionary was detained and sentenced to 15 years hard labour for "hostile ...

  7. Business - Companies - TELECOMS

    Galaxy sales help push Samsung to quarterly profit record

    Posted Apr 26th 2013, 10:11am by Bloomberg

    ... Bloomberg in Seoul Galaxy sales help push Samsung to profit record Samsung has posted a record quarterly profit as surging sales of Galaxy handsets helped Asia's biggest technology ... executive of Midas International Asset Management in Seoul, said: "The numbers are really impressive. Samsung will deliver even stronger earnings in coming quarters, which makes me believe ...

  8. Business - Companies - EARNINGS

    Samsung Galaxy leaves Apple iPhone behind

    Posted Oct 06th 2012, 12:00am by Bloomberg

    ... Bloomberg in Seoul Korean giant posts record results for quarter and widens lead over Apple in phone sales Samsung's profit beats market targets Samsung Electronics, the world's top maker of televisions and mobile telephones, has reported a record profit surpassing analysts' estimates as it widened the lead over Apple in smartphone sales, thanks to its Galaxy ...

  9. Business - Companies - PATENTS

    Japanese court rules against Apple in Samsung patent dispute

    Posted Sep 01st 2012, 12:00am by Bloomberg

    ... selling some phones and tablet computers in South Korea on August 24 when a Seoul Central District Court ruled they infringed each other's patents. Apple was ordered to stop selling ...



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