Samsung started out as a small retailer and has become a global company that operates in many fields including hi tech, semiconductors, the construction of sky scrapers and plants, petrochemicals, fashion, medicine, finance, the hotel trade and many more.
Its success on the electronics market has made Samsung a major technology player and ranked as one of the world’s top 10 brands.
Samsung has launched several initiatives in Africa. Over the past few years, The Group (question: did you mean to say the group or Samsung here?) has invested in R&D to identify innovative technologies that meet the needs of African consumers and African challenges.
Samsung has designed products “Built For Africa” which are designed for use in hot and humid countries.
Samsung is also behind several educational programs such as the Samsung Engineering Academy, Solar Powered Internet Schools and Samsung Mobile Education.