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Asia Pacific Telecom chairman to obtain 100% stake in Macquarie APTT Management

Jan 26, 11:17

Lu Fang-ming, chairman for mobile telecom carrier Asia Pacific Telecom and vice president for Foxconn Electronics, has announced that Dynami Vision, a new company he wholly owns,...

Asia Pacific PC market dips 8% in 2015, says IDC

Jan 25, 15:15

PC shipments in Asia Pacific (including Japan) totaled 107.6 million units in 2015, according to IDC's preliminary results. This accounted for a 7.7% on-year decrease and a steeper...

Seagate pushing non-PC storage for 2016 with focus on surveillance applications

Jan 7, 16:07

To strengthen its presence in the Asia Pacific market, Seagate is planning to continue pushing PC HDD sales and launch products for cloud computing, consumer electronics, surveillance...

NCC approves Asia Pacific Telecom return of 3G band unit

Dec 31, 15:59

Taiwan's National Communications Commission (NCC) on December 30 approved the return of a 900MHz frequency band by Asia Pacific Telecom because a portion is in a band unit acquired...

Taiwan market: Asia Pacific Telecom aims at 1.4 million 4G users by end of 2016

Dec 25, 11:45

4G operator Asia Pacific Telecom has 700,000 subscribers currently and has set a goal of reaching 1.4 million by the end of 2016, according to company chairman Lu Fang-ming.

Asia Pacifc Telecom chairman Lu Fang-ming

Asia Pacific Telecom to merge with Ambit Microsystems

Dec 15, 14:22

4G mobile communication operator Asia Pacific Telecom on December 14 announced that it will merge with fellow operator Ambit Microsystems through a swap of 0.4975 shares of its stock...

IoT spending forecast to reach nearly US$1.3 trillion in 2019 led by widespread initiatives across Asia Pacific, says firm

Dec 14, 13:44

According to IDC, worldwide spending on the Internet of Things (IoT) will grow at a 17% CAGR from US$698.6 billion in 2015 to nearly US$1.3 trillion in 2019.

New energy storage deployments in major Asia Pacific markets expected to total nearly 37GW from 2015-2025, says Navigant

Nov 20, 11:32

While system costs remain one of the largest hurdles to the energy storage industry's growth, declining prices are helping to move the technology into diverse geographic markets....

NCC gives green light to merger of Asia Pacific Telecom with Ambit Microsystems

Nov 5, 15:27

Taiwan's National Communications Commission (NCC) on November 4 approved the merger with Ambit Microsystems proposed by 4G mobile communication operator Asia Pacific Telecom and investment...

Asia-Pacific to dominate IC sales across system categories in 2015, says IC Insights

Sep 4, 15:46

Asia-Pacific's grip as the dominant market for IC sales is forecast to strengthen in 2015 with the region expected to account for 58.9% of the US$295 billion IC market, according...

Asustek seeing notebook shortages in Europe, says paper

Newswatch - Aug 25, 16:04

PC demand in Europe and Asia Pacific countries has started recovering recently and Asustek Computer has even seen its notebooks suffering from shortages in Europe, according to a...

Taiwan market: Asia Pacific Telecom reaches 400,000 4G users

Aug 20, 11:07

Asia Pacific Telecom has 400,000 subscribers of 4G mobile communication services, aiming to reach 700,000-800,000 by year-end 2015, according to company chairman Lu Fang-ming.

Mobile payments poised for explosive growth in Asia Pacific, says IDC

Aug 19, 15:53

IDC predicts worldwide mobile payments will account for US$1 trillion in value in 2017, up 124% from the less than US$500 billion expected in 2015. Asia Pacific markets will contribute...

Taiwan market: Asia Pacific Telecom offers discounted inter-network voice call pricing for 4G users

Jul 13, 21:23

Asia Pacific Telecom on July 13 started offering new pricing for its 4G mobile communication subscribers, with free voice communication to other mobile communication networks (inter-network)...

Taiwan market: Asia Pacific Telecom to deploy 2,600 4G base stations

Jul 8, 11:57

Asia Pacific Telecom will complete deployment of 2,600 4G base stations around Taiwan at the end of August or the beginning of September and aims to increase the number of 4G mobile...

Asia Pacific Telecom chairman Lu Fang-ming

UMC to expand production capacity in Taiwan and China

Jun 10, 11:07

Taiwan's United Microelectronics (UMC) is set to expand its production capacity at its wafer fabs in Taiwan and China, and will enhance R&D for specialty process technologies,...

UMC CEO Po Wen Yen

Prepaid electric meters expected to have installed base of more than 85 million from 2014-2024, says firm

Jun 4, 15:07

Although the overall adoption of prepaid electric metering is expected to increase thanks to increased acceptance by both utilities and customers, the trend is playing out differently...

Asia Pacific becomes frontline for IoT with US$583 billion market opportunity by 2020, says IDC

Apr 13, 16:00

The Asia Pacific Internet of Things (IoT) industry will continue its strong growth, with the number of units, or "things," connected to increase from 3.1 billion to 8.6...

Taiwan market: APT 2014 pre-tax loss reaches NT$10 billion

Jan 21, 12:04

Asia Pacific Telecom (APT), a CDMA 2000 and a 4G operator in Taiwan, suffered pre-tax losses of NT$10.207 billion (US$332 million) in 2014, according to the company.

Taiwan market: NCC to probe 4G cooperation row

Dec 26, 11:27

Asia Pacific Telecom (APT), which started 4G commercial operations in Taiwan on December 24, has seen its competitors file a complaint with the country's regulators about its use...

Taiwan market: Asia Pacific Telecom kicks off 4G commercial operation

Dec 25, 11:36

Asia Pacific Telecom began commercial operation of 4G mobile communication services on December 24 and aims to have its 4G subscribers accounting for 15-20% of all 4G subscribers...

Taiwan market: Asia Pacific Telecom to start 4G operation

Dec 10, 12:27

Asia Pacific Telecom (APT) has started trial operation of 4G mobile communication services and full commercial operation will begin on December 24.

Intel appoints Robert Swinnen as new head of Asia Pacific branch

Dec 3, 12:22

Intel has appointed Robert (Robby) Swinnen as the new general manager of Intel Asia Pacific and Japan, while the current general manager Gregory Bryant will return to the US and lead...

Robert Swinnen, the new general manager of Intel Asia Pacific and Japan

Plug-in electric vehicles expected to make up 2.4% of global light-duty vehicle sales by 2023, says Navigant

Oct 23, 14:53

The rapidly changing market for electric vehicles (EVs), which includes hybrids (HEVs), plug-in hybrids (PHEVs), and battery electric vehicles (BEVs), is a small but growing part...

Taiwan market: InFocus launches M510t smartphone via cooperation with Asia Pacific Telecom

Oct 1, 15:34

US-based vendor InFocus on September 30 launched the M510t smartphone featuring Qualcomm S400 1.2GHz quad-core processor, 5-inch HD IPS touch screen, in the Taiwan market at a contract-free...

Asia Pacific Telecom to merge with Ambit Microelectronics

Sep 1, 10:58

Shareholders of Asia Pacific Telecom (APT), the only CDMA 2000 operator and one of the six 4G mobile communication licensees in Taiwan, at a meeting on August 29, approved the merger...

Worldwide hardcopy peripherals market declines in 2Q14, says IDC

Aug 25, 15:50

The worldwide hardcopy peripherals (HCP) market declined for the first time in three quarters to 25.5 million units shipped in the second quarter of 2014, resulting in a 2.3% on-year...

Investment in microgrids in Asia Pacific will total nearly US$31 billion from 2014-2023, says Navigant

Aug 20, 14:52

Demand for electricity and generation capacity from renewable energy sources is growing at an unprecedented rate in the Asia Pacific region. As a result, the number of microgrid projects...

Raspberry Pi motherboards enjoy 3.5 million worldwide sales

Aug 19, 12:40

Sales of credit-card sized motherboard computers rolled out by UK-based Raspberry Pi Foundation have reached 3.5 million units worldwide, with demand from China and Taiwan still remaining...

Asia Pacific PC market comes in close to expectations in 2Q14, says IDC

Jul 22, 14:48

IDC's results show that the Asia Pacific (excluding Japan) PC market increased 2% from the first quarter and declined 10% on year in the second quarter of 2014 to reach 24.3 million...

Foxconn inclined to support Asia Pacific Telecom 4G operations in place of Ambit, says paper

Newswatch - Jul 14, 14:52

Foxconn Electronics (Hon Hai Precision Industry) is inclined to completely support Asia Pacific Telecom to start 4G commercial operations instead of having its wholly-owned subsidiary...

Annual investment in smart city technologies in Asia Pacific will reach US$11.3 billion by 2023, says Navigant

Jun 26, 15:07

Home to most of the world's largest and fastest-growing mega-cities, Asia Pacific faces unprecedented challenges related to rapid urbanization. Along with the challenges, however,...

Government policies driving energy efficient buildings technology and services market in Asia Pacific, says Navigant

Jun 9, 15:49

While the global recession that began in 2008 slowed the growth of the construction market in Asia Pacific, the region's buildings sector remains the most dynamic in the world. Since...

Ambit to subscribe to new shares of Asia Pacific Telecom

Stockwatch - May 26, 21:53

Foxconn Electronics (Hon Hai Precision Industry) on May 26 announced that its wholly owned subsidiary Ambit Microsystems, one of the six next-generation (4G) mobile communication...

Microgrids in Asia Pacific to reach nearly US$5.8 billion in annual market value by 2023, says Navigant

May 26, 12:35

Several of the most heavily populated countries in the Asia Pacific region, including China, India, Indonesia, and Malaysia, are experiencing unprecedented rates of rural electrification...

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    HTC Sensation XL

    HTC has unveiled the HTC Sensation XL with Beats Audio integration, and a 4.7-inch screen, slim 9.9mm design. The HTC Sensation XL includes new lightweight urBeats headphones, created...

    Photo: Company, Oct 7.

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    Nvidia Quadro 600 graphics card

    Nvidia has announced the expansion of its Quadro professional graphics solutions based on the Fermi architecture. The new entry-level Quadro 600 is a half height solution that features...

    Photo: Company, Oct 13.

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    Nvidia Quadro 2000 graphics card

    Nvidia has announced the expansion of its Quadro professional graphics solutions based on the Fermi architecture. The mid-range Quadro 2000 with 192 CUDA processing cores now bring...

    Photo: Company, Oct 8.

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    Memoright FTM25, GTR18 SSDs

    Memoright is showcasing its ruggedized, extended temperature SSD solutions as well as a wide range of SDDs for industrial PCs, business servers and storage systems at the Flash Memory...

    Photo: Company, Aug 18.

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    Veeco TurboDisc K465i GaN MOCVD system

    Veeco Instruments has introduced a new gallium nitride (GaN) MOCVD system for production of high-brightness (HB) LEDs - the TurboDisc K465i. The new TurboDisc K465i can drive LED...

    Photo: Company, Jan 21.

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