A multi national corporation or enterprise , is a corporation or an enterprise that manages production or delivers services in more than one country. It can also be referred to as an international corporation...
Electronics is the branch of science, engineering and technology that deals with electrical circuits involving active electrical components such as vacuum tubes, transistors, diodes and integrated circuits, and associated passive interconnection technologies...
and information technology
Information technology is the acquisition, processing, storage and dissemination of vocal, pictorial, textual and numerical information by a microelectronics-based combination of computing and telecommunications...
company headquartered in Samsung Town, Seoul
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. It is the flagship subsidiary of the Samsung Group
The Samsung Group is a South Korean multinational conglomerate corporation headquartered in Samsung Town, Seoul, South Korea...
With assembly plants and sales networks in 61 countries across the world, Samsung has approximately 160,000 employees.
In 2009, the company took the position of the world’s biggest IT maker by surpassing the previous leader Hewlett-Packard
Hewlett-Packard Company or HP is an American multinational information technology corporation headquartered in Palo Alto, California, USA that provides products, technologies, softwares, solutions and services to consumers, small- and medium-sized businesses and large enterprises, including...
. Its sales revenue in the areas of LCD and LED
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displays and memory chips is number one in the world.
In the TV segment, Samsung’s market position is dominant.