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Factory Riots Flare Up in Vietnam over Samsung’s Violence Against Workers

Factory Riots Flare Up in Vietnam over Samsung’s Violence Against Workers

Mar 01, 2017

Thousands of workers milled around the gate of the construction site of a Samsung Display factory in Vietnam, scuttling with private security forces after security guards threw a worker to the ground, according to multiple press reports from South Korea and Vietnam.

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Financial Times wants no leniency for Samsung's Lee Jae-yong as protesters cheer his arrest

Financial Times wants no leniency for Samsung's Lee Jae-yong as protesters cheer his arrest

Feb 27, 2017

Lee Jae-yong, Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd vice chairman now under arrest on bribery charges, must be punished to the full extent of the law if convicted, The Financial Times insisted in a February 19 editorial.

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Greenpeace has been calling on IT companies to switch to renewable energy

Greenpeace has been calling on IT companies to switch to renewable energy

Feb 27, 2017

Since 2010, Greenpeace has been calling on major internet companies to power their data centers on renewable energy. Since then, there has been a real race to adopt renewable energy.

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Samsung: modern technology, medieval labor practices

Samsung: modern technology, medieval labor practices

Feb 27, 2017

This week, Samsung's modern face is on full display at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, where tech industry giants are gathering to unveil the latest smartphones, tablets and mobile technology. What they don't show at the convention are the precarious and sometimes even deadly conditions in which low-paid supply chain workers make Samsung products.

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Top Samsung Group executives offer to resign

Top Samsung Group executives offer to resign

Feb 24, 2017

According to news agency Yonhap, two senior Samsung Group executives have offered to resign. They take responsibility in the involvement of the conglomerate in the corruption scandal that led to the arrest of Lee Jae-Yong and the impeachment of president Park Guen-hye.

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