SEOUL, Dec. 4 (Yonhap) -- Samsung Electronics Co. said Tuesday it has extended its partnership with the International Olympic Committee (IOC) by eight years to 2028.
Under the current contract, Samsung Electronics is scheduled to sponsor the global sports event up till the 2020 Tokyo Summer Olympics, the company said in a statement.
With the renewed partnership, the world's biggest chip giant will remain as the official Olympic partner for the 2022 Beijing Winter Olympics, the 2024 Paris Summer Olympics, the 2026 Winter Olympics and the 2028 Los Angeles Olympics, it said.
The location of the 2026 Olympic Games has yet to be decided.
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