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LG Corp. Company Profile
LG Corp. is a major South Korean chaebol (family-run industrial group) that maintains core businesses in electronics, telecommunications, and chemicals. Also known as LG Group, it operates through more than 45 wholly-owned, majority-owned, and minority-interest subsidiaries and affiliated companies in Korea and around the world. The most well-known are probably LG Electronics and LG Chem; LG Corp. holds about a one-third ownership stake in each. LG Electronics, which makes TVs, smartphones, and home appliances, accounts for more than half of LG Corp's. total sales. The company was founded in 1947 and 12 years later produced Korea's first radio.
Headlines for LG Corp.
LG Display tips strong fourth-quarter as third-quarter profit nears two-year high
- Wed Oct 22
LG unveils newest additions to its budget-friendly L series to PH– the L Fino and the L60 smartphones
- Tue Oct 21
LG soon to be available under Smart Postpaid
- Sun Oct 19
LG G3 Review: A Phablet in Smartphone Guise ?
- Fri Oct 17
LG Display sees 2015 market conditions to be similar to 2014
- Wed Oct 22
LG is about to release the priciest Android Wear watch on the planet
- Wed Oct 8
LG Display third quarter profit rises 21.8 percent on year, beats estimates
- Wed Oct 22
The LG F60 a big phone for those with small pockets
- Wed Oct 1
The LG G3 wins prestigious awards
- Sun Oct 5
Android 5.0 Lollipop Update Schedule Leaked for Samsung, Motorola and LG
- Wed Oct 22
Contact Information
Address: LG Twin Towers, 20 Yeouido-dong, Yeongdeungpo-gu
Seoul 150-721, South Korea
Phone:+82-2-3773-5114
Fax:+82-2-3773-2292
Financial Highlights
Fiscal Year End:December
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