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Samsung Targets Intel

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Samsung Electronics Monday hinted that its next target is Intel Corp., the world’s biggest semiconductor maker headquartered in the United States.

That veiled bid was launched by Samsung Electronics' semiconductor business president and CEO Hwang Chang-gyu during the company’s annual press conference at the Hotel Shilla.

``We have our own plans for competition with Intel but we cannot reveal them in public, and you all are well aware that we are disinclined to talk about our projections on when we will emerge as the world’s biggest chipmaker,’’ Hwang said.

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