The United States is asking chipmakers for confidential information, and Korean companies are saying that they might have a hard time complying.
Samsung Electronics has chosen the city of Taylor, Texas, as the site for its planned $17 billion investment and is set to sit down with the city's authorities Wednesday to discuss the construction of a new chip plant.
Samsung Electronics has notified key clients of price increases of up to 20 percent for contract chip fabrication, following hikes by Taiwanese rival TSMC that are some of the steepest in its history.
Samsung Electronics will invest 240 trillion won ($205.8 billion) over three years in its most important businesses for the future: chips, telecommunications, biopharmaceuticals, robotics, artificial intelligence and quantum computing.
Samsung Electronics regained its crown as the world’s largest chipmaker in terms of revenue in the second quarter, outstripping Intel.
Samsung Electronics Vice Chairman Lee Jae-yong on Friday will be walking out of the jail he has been confined to since January upon the decision to grant him parole on Monday.Lee meets the requirements for parole as he already...
Samsung Electronics has achieved its best first-half revenue of 129 trillion won ($112 billion), largely owing to semiconductors. Of 12.57 trillion won in operating income for the second quarter, nearly 7 trillion came from chip...
Samsung Electronics has added a new site in Texas to the list of potential locations for its planned $17 billion investment in the United States, while still keeping the details of the mega-sized project murky.
Samsung Electronics shares closed below 80,000 won ($70.7) for the first time in more than four months Thursday, mainly due to dumping by foreign investors.
The struggle over hegemony in chip making between the United States and China, which originated with a shortage of semiconductors for cars, has spilled over to the computer and telecommunication fronts. The contest has extended...