Samsung is no doubt now one of the biggest manufacturers of mobile phones in the world. "Samsung says there will be no more orders from Tianjin", a source toldETNews, adding that "That means suspending production there". This includes the Galaxy Note 9 that was launchedrecently. Perhaps the company is now thinking about cutting its losses as it's reportedly going to shut down one of its two smartphone factories in China. The plant - located in Tianjin - will be closed by the end of 2018. The reasons given by the South Korea news outlet, Electronic Times, are that smartphone sales are dropping, and labour costs are rising. Samsung's China shared dropped to less than 1 percent this year, outgunned by Huawei, Xiaomi and other Chinese brands, particularly on pricing. The giant is also under pressure for failing to deliver quarterly profit growth in times when competitors keep unveiling cheaper, feature-packed models.
While reducing production in China, Samsung is beefing up operations in other key markets. It does not appear that this plant will be closed with that in Tianjin. While Samsung said that nothing has been decided regarding Tianjin Samsung Telecom Technology operations, the South Korean newspaper claims that Samsung might stop manufacturing mobile phones this year at the aforementioned plant. Samsung Electronics' Tianjin telecom enterprise has got the objective of focusing on the activities that may lead to an increase in efficiency and competitiveness.
Turkey to boycott U.S. electronics, including iPhone
Erdogan made the comments in retaliation against U.S. sanctions , which have helped worsen an economic crisis in the country. Erdogan also said that the country could depend on Venus and Vestel, two of Turkey's domestic smartphone brands.
Turkish lira edges up from record low
The lira posted gains on forex markets for the first time after days of losses, giving the currency much-needed respite. On Monday, Erdogan criticized his American counterpart, saying Washington was seeking to stab Turkey "in the back".
It's no secret that Samsung has been facing tough competition in the Chinese smartphone market.
She hopes to speak to teenagers about suicide prevention, echoing what she told CNN: "Life is precious, and life is lovely ". Stubblefield's brother told National Geographic that he found his sister upstairs, "and her face was gone".
McHenry first posted a boomerang of a chessboard at The Frederick Hotel in Tribeca, before she moved to the Soho Grand Hotel. She went on to work for Complex Networks, and later as a freelance writer and producer.
This includes a prominent notch on the front, that is also said to house an IR sensor to allow for IR-based biometric face unlock. The website also gave away a few key specifications details like Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 and a large 4,000mAh battery .
He said that this category, coupled with the transport and communication group, is expected to exert pressure on retail inflation. Now the big question is what will be happen when the Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) meets in October.
CHATTERJEE: Weissman's previous work has shown that when mothers are treated for depression, their children feel better , as well. CHATTERJEE: When a parent sees their child struggle, it might affect their mood.
Vimeo scrubs Alex Jones from streaming service
This morning, Business Insider reported that Vimeo had removed some of Jones' content citing a violation of its Terms of Service. Twitter users criticised the microblogging site this week for its failure to take a harder stance on Jones and InfoWars .
22 dead in Italy after motorway bridge collapses
At least 30 cars and three heavy vehicles were on the portion of the bridge when it crumbled, Civil Protection authorities said. Salvini also said he wanted the "names and surnames of those to blame because a tragedy like this in 2018 is not acceptable".
No major vote problems in Wisconsin for primary
In all, four states including Vermont and CT will host elections on Tuesday as the 2018 primary season nears its final chapter. Democrats appear particularly motivated in Wisconsin, where eight candidates want the chance to take on Republican Gov.
Channel 5 announces Celebrity Big Brother theme
There has been no confirmation on the release date of Big Brother 2018; however, we have a rough guess, and it might just be true. So before summer 2018 installment of Celebrity Big Brother , we will be sharing everything we know about the show, so far.
Reality Star Lyric McHenry Dead at 26
Just a week ago, EJ posted a heartfelt message dedicated to McHenry for her birthday, which she recently celebrated. EJNYC lasted for one season E! and featured EJ and a slew of close friends in Manhattan.
Starstruck: Perseid meteor shower returns to night sky
There are meteors or "shooting stars" in the sky on any given night, but the Perseids are something else, Boyle said. The spectacular sight occurs every August between the 12th and 13th and the peak time to see it was Sunday night.