Samsung Electronics beats first-quarter estimates, braces for bigger blow from coronavirus

Samsung Electronics Co Ltd said on Tuesday its first-quarter operating profit likely managed to rise slightly from a slump a year earlier, as solid chip sales helped cushion the blow from the coronavirus pandemic on smartphones and TVs. Reuters: Technology … Read more…

Samsung Electronics confirms coronavirus case at phone factory complex in South Korea

Samsung Electronics said on Saturday that one coronavirus case had been confirmed at its mobile device factory complex in the southeastern city of Gumi, causing a shutdown of its entire facility there until Monday morning. Reuters: Business News SPECIAL DISCOUNT … Read more…

‘Crisis mode’: Coronavirus disrupts the heart of electronics manufacturing in China

Quarantines and other measures put in place to stop the spread of the deadly coronavirus in China could continue to disrupt electronics manufacturing even after factories return to production, manufacturing experts said. International: Top News And Analysis SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: … Read more…