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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: Android 5.0 Lollipop update is ‘coming soon’ to the G3
- Fri Jan 23
LG to launch curved G Flex 2 smartphone next week
- Wed Jan 21
LG Electronics says no overheating issue with new Qualcomm processor
- Thu Jan 22
Monster specs for LG’s 2015 flagship phone may have just leaked
- Fri Jan 16
LG’s next curved flagship Android smartphone is all but confirmed
- Mon Jan 5
LG unveils its most powerful smartphone yet: The G Flex 2
- Mon Jan 5
LG Display presses on with OLED TV despite doubts
- Tue Jan 6
LG to launch new curved smartphone
- Thu Jan 22
How LG’s G Flex 2 fares against top flagship smartphones
- Thu Jan 8
CES 2015: LG Display shows off transparent LCD and curved plastic OLED screens
- Wed Jan 7
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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