KATHMANDU, April 4: The authorized distributor of Samsung Electronics and Mobile Products has extended the standard warranty on all its products owing to the safety of consumers amid coronavirus outbreak fears in the country.

HANOI, March 2: Samsung Electronics has started building a $220 million research and development center in Vietnam, the South Korean tech giant’s local unit said on Monday.

SEOUL, Feb 24: Some South Korean workers at Samsung Electronics (005930.KS) and Hyundai Motor (005380.KS) are staying home as a precautionary measure as corporate Korea scrambles to prevent the coronavirus outbreak from causing widespread disruption in its home market.

SEOUL, Jan 20: Samsung Display, a flat-screen supplier to Samsung Electronics Co, will invest nearly $500 million to build a new factory in India, media reports said, citing a regulatory filing.

MUMBAI, Sept 26: Samsung Electronics is to provide finance to potential smartphone buyers, a company executive said on Thursday, in a bid to boost smartphone sales in India where it faces fierce competition from rivals such as China’s Xiaomi.

Samsung Mobile Nepal has launched two new models, Samsung Galaxy Note 10 and Galaxy Note 10+, in Nepal on Monday.

KATHMANDU, Aug 27: Samsung Electronics has unveiled Galaxy 10 and Galaxy Note 10+ phones in the Nepali market on Monday.

KATHMANDU, Aug 24: As part of its corporate social responsibility initiative, Samsung Electronics has launched programs for women empowerment in Nepal.

Samsung launches updated versions of Galaxy Note annually and this year too it has launched its two new Note series—Galaxy Note 10 and Galaxy Note 10 Plus.

SEOUL/NEW YORK, Aug 8: Samsung unveiled a new version of the Galaxy Note smartphone on Wednesday with fast 5G network connection and improved camera features, hoping the premium model helps it revive slumping profit and widen the gap with struggling rival Huawei.

SEOUL, July 25: Samsung Electronics Co Ltd’s first foldable smartphone, the Galaxy Fold, will go on sale from September in selected markets after the launch was delayed by screen problems earlier this year, the company said on Thursday.

SAN FRANCISCO, April 23: Samsung is pushing back this week’s planned public launch of its highly anticipated, $2000 folding phone after reports that reviewers’ phones were breaking.

SEOUL, April 5: Samsung Electronics Co. said Friday its operating profit for the last quarter likely fell more than 60% from a year earlier amid falling memory chip prices and slowing demand for display panels.

SEOUL, Jan 31: Samsung Electronics Co. has posted a near-30 percent drop in operating profit for the last quarter after seeing slowing global demand for its memory chips and smartphones. It still finished the year with record highs, but expects a decline in earnings this year.

SEOUL, Nov 23: Samsung Electronics on Friday apologized for the sickness and deaths of some of its workers, saying it failed to create a safe working environment at its computer chip and display factories.

KATHMANDU, Aug 1: Samsung has announced the availability of Samsung Galaxy J8 in Nepali market. Galaxy J8, which is a part of the new Infinity series of models from Samsung, was announced a few times back along with Galaxy J6.

MUMBAI, July 9: Samsung Electronics has formally opened a new factory in India, which the South Korean tech group says is the world’s biggest mobile phone manufacturing plant, part of its plans to expand production in the world’s fastest growing major mobile phone market.

KATHMANDU, May 3: Samsung Electronics has introduced Galaxy J7 Duo smartphone in the Nepali market.

The LG G7 ThinQ hasn’t been officially unveiled yet but a juicy new leak reveals it will come toting a dedicated artificial intelligence button, giving instant access to Google Assistant without the need to speak to him/her/it.

Samsung Galaxy S9, S9+ come to Nepal

March 13, 2018 08:22 am

KATHMANDU, March 13: Samsung Nepal on Monday launched the ninth generation of Samsung's flagship 'Galaxy S' series smartphone in the Nepali market.

KATHMANDU, Mar 6: Samsung has introduced a new scheme for its customer of Samsung Galaxy Note8 smartphone.

Feb 27: DJ Koh, the CEO of Samsung’s mobile division, has revealed that the Galaxy Note 9 features will include Bixby 2.0. Samsung first talked about Bixby 2.0 four months ago at its Developer Conference in San Francisco. The company said at that time that Bixby 2.0 is going to be a “bold reinvention” of the Bixby platform. It’s going to transform basic digital assistants into an intelligence tool.

The North Korean Olympic Team reportedly refused to accept the Samsung Galaxy phones that were offered to all the participants at the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics.

Samsung Galaxy A8+ launched in Nepal

February 1, 2018 20:13 pm

KATHMANDU, Feb 1: Samsung, a leading brand in smartphones, has launched Galaxy A8+ on Thursday.

Samsung, South Korean electronics giant, is planning to raise its prices when it releases the new Galaxy S9 phone, according to a new leak which revealed it will cost £35 more than its S8 model.

KATHMANDU, Jan 31:  Samsung Mobile has launched the 32 GB iteration of the Galaxy J7 Nxt phone in the Nepali market.

SEOUL, South Korea, Dec 27:  South Korean prosecutors on Wednesday demanded a 12-year prison term for Samsung's jailed billionaire heir, Lee Jae-yong, who maintained his innocence during an appeal of his conviction on bribery and other charges.

New Samsung ad trolls iPhone X

November 12, 2017 10:33 am

Watch how Samsung trolls iPhone in its new ad.

NEW YORK, Sept 6: A stylus might seem, well, out of style in the tap-and-type world of smartphones. Yet it's what sets Samsung's Note phones apart from the competition.

Samsung QLED TV now in Nepal

August 30, 2017 21:39 pm

KATHMANDU (REPUBLICA): Him Electronics Pvt Ltd, the authorized distributor of Samsung in Nepal, has launched Samsung QLED TV in the Nepali market. The company launched the product, organizing a dealers' meet on August 27. "QLED TV is the first of its kind to achieve 100 percent color volume.

KATHMANDU, August 1: Samsung Electronics on Monday launched its flagship television -- Samsung QLED TV -- in the Nepali market.

KATHMANDU, August 1: Samsung Electronics on Monday launched its flagship television -- Samsung QLED TV -- in the Nepali market.

KATHMANDU, July 30: Samsung Nepal has said that it has launched a scheme named 'Utsav Ko Umanga, Bidhesh Ma Bhetau Afna Sanga'. Issuing a statement, the company said customers buying smartphone from any Samsung outlet during the offer period can participate in the contest.

KATHMANDU, July 10: A new promotional campaign of Sprite offers consumers a chance to win Samsung Galaxy J2 PRO every hour along with other merchandise like T-shirts and caps.

SEOUL, South Korea, July 2:  Samsung Electronics said Sunday its recalled Galaxy Note 7 phones will be recycled and sold starting this week in South Korea.

Samsung launches S8, S8+

April 19, 2017 13:50 pm

KATHMANDU, April 19: Samsung Nepal launched two of its new smartphones -- Galaxy S8 and S8+ in Nepal amidst a function in Kathmandu on Wednesday.

Samsung launches Galaxy A7 in Nepal

April 5, 2017 09:14 am

KATHMANDU, April 5: Samsung has launched its Galaxy A7 smartphone in the Nepali market.

SEOUL, South Korea, March 9: Samsung lawyers denied on Thursday all charges brought against Lee Jae-yong, the billionaire heir to Samsung, in a massive corruption scandal that has ensnared the country's president.

KATHMANDU, March 6: Samsung has launched its new smartphone -- Galaxy C9 Pro -- in the Nepali market.

SEOUL, South Korea, Jan 23: Samsung Electronics said Monday that tests of more than 200,000 Galaxy Note 7 smartphones found defects in two sets of batteries from two different manufacturers that made the devices prone to catch fire.

Samsung launches Galaxy C9 Pro in India

January 21, 2017 09:55 am

KATHMANDU, Jan 21: Samsung has launched the Galaxy C9 Pro in India.

Samsung has prematurely confirmed on its website that it plans to not only launch a standalone online payment platform dubbed Samsung Pay Mini but will also be providing its long-rumored digital assistant Bixby with the facility process payments as part of the next Samsung Pay Beta build.

Samsung has prematurely confirmed on its website that it plans to not only launch a standalone online payment platform dubbed Samsung Pay Mini but will also be providing its long-rumored digital assistant Bixby with the facility process payments as part of the next Samsung Pay Beta build.

KATHMANDU, Dec 20: IMS Group, the authorized distributor of Samsung mobile in Nepal, felicitated the members of the national football team with Samsung Galaxy J5 mobile sets in the capital on Monday.

Samsung Electronics Co Ltd said on Friday that a software update for Galaxy Note 7 smartphones will be released mid-December in the United States preventing them from charging and functioning as mobile phones, rendering them useless.

KATHMANDU, Dec 10: IMS SMart, which has 21 Samsung Authorized exclusive showrooms across Nepal, said it had re-opened its Samsung Smartphone Café at Pako, New Road, in Kathmandu, on Thursday.

Samsung is preparing the next Samsung Galaxy flagship device after the failure of the Galaxy Note 7.

Samsung Digital Plaza in Durbar Marg

November 8, 2016 20:25 pm

KATHMANDU, Nov 8: Samsung Electronics has opened its flagship store, Samsung Digital Plaza, at Durbar Marg.

SEOUL, (South Korea), Nov 6: Samsung Electronics said Sunday it will offer an artificial intelligence assistant service in the upcoming flagship smartphone, as the South Korean firm seeks recovery from its global smartphone recalls.

Samsung maintained its lead in the global smartphone market in the third quarter despite a massive recall that has tarnished the South Korean giant’s image.