In a small city called Adama in Ethiopia stands a humble school where hundreds of children gather every day. Many of the students, either orphans or just as vulnerable because of poverty, travel miles every morning not only for education but to find what children of their ages need the most: love and care.
As we try to save energy and make our lifestyle more environment-friendly, one area that holds potential for innovation is lighting. Because lighting is such a core part of our modern life, new energy-efficient technologies such as light emitting diode (LED) can make a real difference at our homes and workplaces.
The reality show Project Runway has allowed us to take a peek into the world of fashion professionals, where creativity and passion of individuals play a crucial role. Leading designers atSamsungs affiliate Cheil Industries also wrestle with ideas around the clock to bring a new line-up that can win trend-seekers’ hearts in the next season.
It’s been almost a year since we last shared with you news that Samsung broke ground for a biopharmaceutical plant – being built as part of our efforts to expand into the bio sector, one of the five new strategic businesses that would lead Samsung’s future.
Recently, a special meeting took place in Midland, Texas commemorating the launch of a new partnership between Samsung CT and Parallel Petroleum. Today, let us take you to the exciting scene that marked the beginning of Samsung’s inroads into the U.S. onshore oil exploration business.
In February, we began a series on Samsung Fellows, a title given to key technology experts throughout Samsung affiliates who boast leading technology skills and have made substantial contributions to Samsung’s key businesses and research and development.
A year ago, we introduced to you here at Samsung Village the Ho-Am Prize, awarded every year by Samsung to individuals who have contributed to enhancing the welfare of humanity through distinguished accomplishments in their professional fields.
Samsung is a global corporate encompassing diverse businesses ranging from electronics, construction,
petrochemicals, finance and more. Founded in 1938, Samsung has worked to make a better world
through our products and services. With 2012 net sales of 303 trillion Korean won,
Samsung is also spearheading efforts to bring innovations in clean energy, healthcare and biotechnology.
Please visit www.samsung.com for more.