Samsung Electronics apologised Friday to workers who developed cancer after working at its semiconductor factories, ending a decade-long dispute at the world’s top chip maker. Photo: EPA

After 10-year battle, Samsung apologises to workers who developed cancer, rare diseases from working at semiconductor factories

  • Campaign groups say 320 people suffered work-related illnesses, including 16 types of cancer, as a result of working at the factory
  • Electronics firm to pay compensation of US$133,000 per case
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Samsung Electronics apologised Friday to workers who developed cancer after working at its semiconductor factories, ending a decade-long dispute at the world’s top chip maker. Photo: EPA
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