Samsung to set up TV factory in Durban

Tuesday 29 July 2014 | 17:17 CET | News
Samsung South Africa has announced its plan to open a television manufacturing plant in Durban by the end of the year. This will involve a total investment of USD 20 million until 2018, Samsung said in a statement. Deputy MD Matthew Thackrah said the project is the result of close collaboration between Samsung and the South African authorities at national and provincial level. Samsung said the project was given the green light after thorough feasibility studies. In association with local authorities, it was also able to expedite progress on the project, which Samsung said will deliver

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Categories: Broadcast & Satellite
Companies: Samsung
Countries: South Africa
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