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AUO 8.5G plant awarded first LEED Platinum certification

May 20, 01:30

AU Optronics on May 19 announced its 8.5G plant in the Houli site of the Central Taiwan Science Park has obtained LEED (Leadership in Energy & Environment Design) Platinum certification...

Asahi Glass to set up second substrate factory in China

May 13, 15:52

Japan-based Asahi Glass will establish a new glass substrate factory in Shenzhen, southern China, to produce substrates for 8.5G TFT-LCD panel production lines with volume production...

CSOT maintains mass production schedule of 8.5G plant in 4Q11

Mar 30, 01:15

Despite possible delays in equipment deliveries, China Star OptoELectronics Technology (CSOT), the 8.5G subsidiary of China-based TCL, is in talks with suppliers and trying to reduce...

Digitimes Insight: AUO may kick off panel production in China faster than Korea rivals

Mar 16, 11:47

AU Optronics (AUO) may see faster progress in its TFT-LCD panel mass production in China than its Korea-based competitors, as the government in Taiwan has lifted all restrictions...

Large-size TFT LCD capacity

CMI submits 8.5G investment plan to China NDRC for approval

Mar 16, 01:05

Chimei Innolux (CMI) has submitted its application for the establishment of an 8.5G flat panel plant in China to the National Development and Reform Commission for approval, according...

CMI 2011 capex remains at NT$100 billion

Mar 11, 01:40

Capex of Chimei Innolux (CMI) in 2011 is expected to reach NT$100 billion (US$3.4 billion), mainly for expanding capacity at its 6G, 8.5G and touch panel production lines.

BOE to start mass production at 8.5G in 3Q11, CSOT in 4Q11

Jan 18, 01:55

China-based BOE Technology is expected to produce its first TFT-LCD panel at its 8.5G plant in the second quarter of 2011 and start mass production in the third quarter, while China...

Taiwan Nitto Optical to set up in-house polarizer capacity at CMI 8.5G plant

Jan 17, 10:37

Taiwan Nitto Optical will invest NT$213 million (US$7.2 million) to set up polarizer production capacity inside Chimei Innolux's (CMI) 8.5G TFT-LCD panel fab at the Kaohsiung Science...

AUO December revenues drop

Jan 10, 10:49

LCD panel maker AU Optronics (AUO) has reported consolidated revenues of NT$30.62 billion (US$994 million) for December 2010, decreasing 16.95% sequentially and 16.88% on year. However,...

AUO chairman KY Lee poses at Green Party

Taiwan will refer to Korea government policy on panel investment in China

Jan 7, 11:56

With panel makers continuing to urge the Taiwan government to release restrictions on keeping their most advanced production plants in Taiwan, the Industrial Development Bureau of...

Restrictions on building panel fabs in China can be changed, says Taiwan economics minister

Jan 3, 16:34

Taiwan's Ministry of Economic Affairs (MOEA) has allowed AU Optronics (AUO) to set up a 7.5G TFT-LCD panel production plant in Kunshan, China, but its Korea rivals received their...

BOE signs loan of CNY10.5 billion for 8.5G plant

Dec 30, 16:28

China-based BOE Technology has announced that its subsidiary Beijing BOE Display Technology has signed a syndicated loan of CNY10.5 billion (US$1.59 billion) for its 8.5G TFT-LCD...

Taiwan government promises to review China investment policy for panel makers

Dec 29, 01:10

Taiwan's Ministry of Economic Affairs (MOEA) has indicated that the government will conduct a review regarding the restrictive policies governing panel makers' investments such as...

LG Display aims to become leading panel supplier in China, says CEO

Dec 20, 16:23

LG Display CEO Young Soo Kwon, commenting on competitor AU Optronics (AUO) receiving approval to set up a 7.5G TFT-LCD panel production plant in China, has claimed that 8.5G is more...

Samsung, LG Display await final approvals to set up 7.5/8.5G LCD plants in China

Dec 3, 14:04

Samsung Electronics and LG Display (LGD) are now waiting for final approvals from the Ministry of Commerce of China to set up a 7.5G TFT-LCD panel production plant in Suzhou and an...

BOE 6G panel production not competitive in price, say Taiwan makers

Nov 4, 15:54

BOE Technology has started volume production at its 6G plant to become the first China-based maker of TV panels, but this will not bring substantial price pressure on Taiwan- and...

BOE to turn profitable in 2H11, says report

Oct 29, 16:33

China-based TFT-LCD panel maker BOE Technology, with its 6G plant having started volume production recently and its 8G plant scheduled to ramp up production in 2011, expects to turn...

Foxconn invests US$10 billion to pave way for CMI, says China media

Oct 22, 01:20

Foxconn Electronics (Hon Hai Precision Industry's) plans to invest US$10 billion in Chengdu, China reportedly to pave the way for Chimei Innolux (CMI) to set up an advanced TFT-LCD...

China to become top-3 TFT-LCD panel production base in 4Q11, says Digitimes Research

Oct 4, 16:38

China is expected to surpass Japan to become the third largest production base for TFT-LCD panels in the fourth quarter of 2011, according to Digitimes Research analyst Tony Huang.

TCL 8.5G LCD plant to start mass production in 4Q11

Aug 27, 16:43

China Star OptoELectronics Technology (CSOT), a subsidiary of China-based TCL, is scheduled to start equipment installation at the 8.5G TFT-LCD panel production plant in May 2011...

LG Display maintains plans for advanced panel production in China

Aug 27, 16:30

Despite recent rumors saying that Korea-based TFT-LCD panel makers have given up plans to set up advanced production plants in China, LG Display (LGD) will maintain its plans to build...

China-based panel maker BOE invests 50 billion yuan in capacity expansion in 2008-2010, says report

Aug 24, 15:34

China-based TFT-LCD panel maker BOE Technology has invested about 50 billion yuan (US$7.2 billion) building up its capacity in 2008-2010, China-based tech.sina.com quoted...

AUO 8.5G plant construction remains on track despite CTSP site row, says company chairman

Aug 13, 11:04

Au Optronics (AUO) expects its new 8.5G LCD panel fab at the Central Taiwan Science Park (CTSP) to come on line next year as scheduled, as the government has allowed construction...

AUO still prefers CTSP for large investment despite environmental disputes, says company chairman

Aug 4, 16:25

KY Lee, chairman of AU Optronics (AUO), in response to government recommendations it reconsider the location for the proposed establishment of two 11G LCD panel fabs and two PV module...

AUO announces panel utilization reduction for 3Q10

Jul 29, 15:55

AU Optronics (AUO) has announced it will reduce its panel utilization from close to fully-loaded in the second quarter of 2010 to 90-93% for the third quarter to avoid inventory pi...

Capital spending spurs LCD panel oversupply, says iSuppli

Jul 29, 09:36

In a race to build bigger and better next-generation fabs, large-size LCD panel manufacturers in 2010 are set to boost their spending on capacity expansions by more than 40% - triggering...

Samsung to invest in TCL 8.5G LCD plant in China, says report

Newswatch - Jul 16, 17:07

Samsung Electronics is expected to provide 2-3 billion yuan (US$295.16-442.74 million) and technological support for a 8.5G TFT-LCD panel production plant of Shenzhen China Star OptoELectronics...

Contrel order visibility reaches 2Q11

Jul 16, 15:00

Contrel Technology, an LCD equipment affiliate of Chimei Innolux (CMI), is already holding orders worth NT$2 billion (US$62.15 million) with order visibility reaching the second quarter...

AUO to start LED-backlit LCM volume production in China in 2H10, says vice chairman

Jul 16, 11:38

AU Optronics (AUO) vice chairman HB Chen has revealed that AUO will start volume production of LED-backlit LCD modules (LCMs) at its joint ventures (JVs) in China in the second half...

CMI writing plan for advanced LCD fab in China, says CEO

Jun 30, 15:36

Taiwan-based Chimei Innolux (CMI) is writing a plan for setting up an advanced LCD panel production fab in China, but the company remains positive about investing there, according...

CMI hikes 2010 capex to NT$100 billion

Jun 30, 12:19

Taiwan-based TFT-LCD panel maker Chimei Innolux (CMI) has increased its capex for 2010 to NT$100 billion (US$3.11 billion) from previously estimated NT$60 billion for expanding its...

TCL receives government subsidies for 8.5G LCD plant

Jun 29, 15:04

China-based vendor TCL has announced that the company and its subsidiary will receive subsidies totaling 552 million yuan (US$81.21 million) from the Shenzhen government in southern...

Foxconn looking to partner with Changhong for 8.5G LCD plant in China, says report

Newswatch - Jun 28, 15:48

Taiwan-based Foxconn Electronics (Hon Hai Precision Industry) is looking to set up an 8.5G LCD panel plant in Chengdu, southwest China in a joint venture with Sichuan Changhong Electric...

LGD likely to win approval for LCD fab in China by end of June, says report

Newswatch - May 14, 16:52

LG Display (LGD) stands a good chance of receiving approval from the China government by the end of June for building a 8.5G LCD panel fab in the country, according to an online media...

Equipment makers Mirle, Csun report profits for 1Q10

Apr 20, 16:31

Taiwan-based equipment makers Mirle Automation and Csun Manufacturing have reported pre-tax profits of NT$98 million (US$3 million) and NT$88.16 million, respectively, for the first...

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