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Samsung Electronics Co Ltd (005930.KS)

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15 Dec 2017
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Latest Key Developments (Source: Significant Developments)

Cray ‍says Cray Advanced Supercomputer to assist Samsung's research on artificial intelligence, deep learning​
Tuesday, 14 Nov 2017 

Nov 14 (Reuters) - Cray Inc -:‍CRAY ADVANCED SUPERCOMPUTER TO ASSIST SAMSUNG'S RESEARCH ON ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE AND DEEP LEARNING​.  Full Article

Samsung Electronics America says Galaxy Note 8 Deepsea Blue will be available to U.S consumers from Nov 16​
Wednesday, 8 Nov 2017 

Nov 8 (Reuters) - Samsung Electronics Co Ltd <005930.KS>:Samsung Electronics America says Galaxy Note 8 Deepsea Blue will be available to U.S consumers beginning November 16​.  Full Article

‍Samsung Electronics America says Galaxy S8 active now available through Sprint and T-Mobile in Meteor Gray starting this month​
Tuesday, 7 Nov 2017 

Nov 7 (Reuters) - Samsung Electronics Co Ltd <005930.KS>::‍Samsung Electronics America says Samsung Galaxy S8 active will now be available through Sprint and T-Mobile in Meteor Gray starting this month​.  Full Article

Samsung Electronics to pay interim div as 7,000 won/share
Tuesday, 31 Oct 2017 

Oct 31 (Reuters) - Samsung Electronics Co Ltd <005930.KS> ::Says it plans to pay interim dividend as 7,000 won/share for both common stock and preferred stock to shareholders of record on Sep. 30.Expected div payment date is Nov. 20.  Full Article

‍Samsung Electronics America says introduces new Galaxy tablet​
Thursday, 26 Oct 2017 

Oct 26 (Reuters) - Samsung Electronics Co Ltd <005930.KS>:‍Samsung Electronics America says introduces a new Galaxy tablet called Galaxy Tab A (8.0'')​.  Full Article

Praxair signs long-term agreement to supply Samsung display complex in Tangjeong
Tuesday, 24 Oct 2017 

Oct 24 (Reuters) - Praxair Inc :Praxair signs long-term agreement to supply Samsung display complex in Tangjeong, South Korea.‍Signed agreement to build, own, operate air separation plant to supply 700 tons/ day of nitrogen to Samsung's display manufacturing complex​.‍Air separation plant expected to start up in 2018​.  Full Article

JP Morgan sees 4 pct demand growth in global display market for 2017-2019
Monday, 13 Feb 2017 

: Global display market: JP Morgan says Samsung’s decision to push out l-7-2 closure will add 3% capacity to 2018 . Global display market: JP Morgan says estimates demand growth of 4% in 2017, 2018 and 2019 . Global display market: JP Morgan says estimates supply growth at 3%, 6% and 11% in 2017, 2018 and 2019, respectively . Global display market: JP Morgan anticipates stable panel price environment in 2017 but will peak out from 2H17, decline drastically into 2019 . Global display market: JP Morgan says expects panel prices to stabilize rather than to correct in 1H17 . Global display market: JP Morgan says supply will again be tighter from 3Q17 but will gradually turn into excess supply entering 1Q18 . Global display market: JP Morgan says in 2019, is expecting severe excess panel capacity and the situation will be worsening sequentially ((Bengaluru Newsroom; +1 646 223 8780; ); ) ((Bangalore.newsroom@thomsonreuters.com;)).  Full Article

Samsung says new software update will prevent U.S. Galaxy Note7 devices from charging
Friday, 9 Dec 2016 

Samsung Electronics : Samsung - to further increase participation, a software update will be released starting on December 19th and will be distributed within 30 days . Samsung - software update will prevent U.S. Galaxy note7 devices from charging and will eliminate their ability to work as mobile devices .Samsung - more than 93 percent of all recalled galaxy note7 devices returned, under the U.S. Note7 refund and exchange program.  Full Article

Samsung Electronics Canada announces refund and exchange options for Note7 devices
Thursday, 13 Oct 2016 

Samsung Electronics Canada Inc:Samsung Electronics Canada Inc announces refund and exchange options for Note7 devices.  Full Article

Moody's says Samsung Electronics' Galaxy Note 7 production halt is credit negative
Thursday, 13 Oct 2016 

Moody's: Moody's - Samsung Electronics' Galaxy Note 7 production halt is credit negative . Moody's - the production halt and recall is likely to reverse improving profitability at samsung's it and mobile communications (im) segment . Moody's-Samsung production halt and product recall are credit negative, but strong financial profile supports a1 senior unsecured rating,stable outlook . Moody's-Expects cash costs of production halt and recall will exceed original estimate of krw1.0-krw1.5 trillion ($900 million-$1.4 billion) when recall started .Moody's - the initial recall, followed by the production halt, threaten to have a more lasting negative effect on the Samsung brand.  Full Article

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Breakingviews - Seoul's contrarian tax hike makes for good start

TOKYO (Reuters Breakingviews) - South Korea’s corporate tax increase is a contrarian one. The consensus from Washington to Tokyo is that lower levies stimulate innovation and job growth. Yet President Moon Jae-in’s move to crank up taxes on the highest-earning companies makes eminent sense. Asia’s fourth-largest economy is so unbalanced, it needs socialist redistribution to transform its capitalism.