Taipei, Wednesday, September 20, 2017 01:26 (GMT+8)
partly cloudy
Taipei
27°C
News tagged China
  • Last update: Tuesday 19 September 2017 [5994 news items]

Complex traffic conditions pose challenge for self-driving cars in China

Aug 31, 10:35

While the rapid development of autonomous vehicles is reshaping the traditional auto industry, complicated road and traffic conditions in China are casting a major challenge to the...

China market: Visionox completes construction of 6G AMOLED fab

Aug 30, 15:33

China-based flat panel maker Visionox Display has completed the construction of its 6G AMOLED plant in Hebei, China, with installation of needed production equipment set to begin...

BOE swings back to profitability in 1H17

Aug 30, 14:44

China-based flat panel maker BOE Technology has reported net profits of CNY4.3 billion (US$653.4 million) for the first half of 2017, reversing from a net loss of CNY516 million recorded...

China makers to hike September contract prices for solar mono-Si wafers

Aug 30, 14:11

China-based solar mono-Si wafer makers will raise supply contract prices in September by 2-3% from the current level, according to industry sources.

Samsung seeking long-term supply contracts with wafer firms

Aug 30, 13:34

Samsung Electronics is striving to sign long-term supply contracts with multiple wafer makers to ensure sufficient silicon wafer supplies for the manufacture of memory chips and logic...

A new Samsung fab in Pyeongtaek to focus on 64-layer 3D NAND flash production

GigaDevice draws investment from China state-backed fund

Aug 30, 13:25

China-based GigaDevice Semiconductor has obtained investment from China's National IC Industry Investment Fund, commonly known as the Big Fund, according to the maker of flash memory...

LGD to double OLED TV panel production capacity by 2019

Aug 29, 15:26

LG Display will double its OLED TV panel production capacity to 120,000 substrates a month in 2019, when its new 8.5G production line in Guangzhou, China comes online, according to...

LG Display doubling its OLED TV panel production

Samsung to expand NAND chip capacity in China

Aug 29, 13:57

Samsung Electronics has disclosed plans to expand production capacity at its NAND flash memory wafer fab in Xian, northwest China for a total of US$7 billion over the next three ye...

China market: B2C transactions grow 32% in 2Q17, says Analysys

Aug 29, 11:04

In China, B2C online shopping portals generated transactions totaling CNY860.46 billion (US$125.4 billion) in second-quarter 2017, growing 21.8% sequentially and 32.0% on year, according...

China January-July software revenues at CNY2.991 trillion, says MIIT

Aug 29, 11:01

China's software industry generated revenues of CNY2.991 trillion (US$435.92 billion) in January-July 2017, growing 13.5% on year, according to China's Ministry of Industry and Information...

Silicon Works striving for orders from China, Taiwan

Aug 29, 10:22

Korea-based Silicon Works is striving for orders from China- and Taiwan-based panel vendors, and intends to reduce its reliance on orders placed by LG Display, according to a Korea-based...

Nidec to acquire SV Probe

Aug 29, 10:20

Japan-based Nidec has announced plans to acquire SV Probe, a Singapore-based probe card manufacturer, through subsidiary Nidec-Read. A stock purchase agreement has been reached between...

China market: DPVR unseats HTC as VR headset leader in 2Q17, says Canalys

Aug 28, 15:39

China-based DPVR (previously known as Deepoon) overtook HTC as the top VR headset vendor in China in the second quarter of 2017 with shipments totaling 18,000 units, up 30% sequentially,...

Lite-On Semi obtains GPP diode orders from major China smartphone vendors

Aug 28, 10:58

Lite-On Semiconductor with its GPP (glass passivated package) bridge rectifiers has entered the supply chain of major China-based smartphone vendors including Huawei, Oppo, Vivo and...

Lite-On Semi and its subsidiary On-Bright are set to post strong 3Q17 results

China July mobile communication user number reaches 1.373 billion, says MIIT

Aug 28, 10:54

Mobile communication service subscribers reached 1.373 billion in China as of the end of July 2017, increasing 0.59% sequentially and 5.23% on year, and 144.87 million (10.55%) of...

China expected to lower feed-in tariffs for distributed PV systems

Aug 28, 10:48

As construction cost for distributed PV systems is declining and demand is rising, China is expected to lower feed-in tariff rates for them, according to media reports.

China market: LED penetration of automotive lighting is rising, says MacAdam VP

Aug 25, 15:24

In the China market, the proportion of automotive lighting for LED lighting sources is increasing, and along with growing car sales, demand for LED automotive lighting is growing...

China e-car startup Singulato to roll out smart cars in 2018, says CEO

Aug 25, 14:43

China's e-car startup Singulato Motors is scheduled to start volume production of smart cars capable of Level 3 (partial) autonomous driving in 2018, and roll out cars with Level...

car

VMware partners with QCT for cloud computing solution

Aug 25, 11:54

VMware has partnered with Quanta Cloud Technology (QCT), a cloud computing datacenter subsidiary of Quanta Computer, to develop QxStack powered by VMware Cloud Foundation solution...

VMware partners with QCT for cloud computing solution

Rooftop PV systems at China commercial, factory buildings growing fast

Aug 25, 11:48

Establishment of rooftop PV systems at commercial and factory buildings in China is expected to grow fast, with cumulative installation capacity forecast to reach 40GWp in 2020 and...

Xintec loss widens in 1H17

Aug 25, 11:34

Image sensor packaging specialist Xintec saw its losses widen to NT$609 million (US$20 million) in the first half of 2017, with EPS reaching negative NT$2.25.

Alchip posts EPS of NT$1.53 for 2Q17

Aug 25, 10:56

Alchip Technologies, a Taiwan-based provider of ASIC/SoC design services, saw its EPS hit a nearly 3-year high of NT$1.53 (US$0.05) in the second quarter of 2017.

China AI startup Cambricon receives new funding of US$100 million

Aug 24, 15:35

China-based AI chip startup Cambricon Technologies has newly raised US$100 million in series A round funding to support its development of advanced AI chips, which is expected to...

Distributed systems take up 50% of July PV installation capacity in China, says CEC

Aug 24, 15:30

The total installation capacity for PV power stations and distributed systems completed and on grid around China in July 2017 was estimated at 10.5GWp, equally shared by the two segments,...

CPT to begin volume shipments of 18:9 smartphone panels in 4Q17

Aug 24, 15:14

Chunghwa Picture Tubes (CPT) will begin volume shipments of 18:9 all-screen smartphone panels in the fourth quarter of 2017, with the bulk of the production coming out from its plant...

CPT actively stepping into the all-screen smartphone market

China market: Xiaomi smartphone shipments may reach 25-30 million units in 3Q17

Aug 24, 14:30

Xiaomi Technology may ramp up its smartphone shipments to 25-30 million units in the third quarter of 2017, buoyed by the launch of multiple models, according to an industry estima...

Xiaomi promoting multiple models to ramp up shipments

ASML opens branch office in Nanjing

Aug 24, 11:51

ASML has announced the opening of a new branch office in Nanjing, China where its major client TSMC is constructing a new 12-inch wafer plant.

ASML opens branch office in Nanjing

China LED makers expanding capacities

Aug 24, 10:45

Major China-based LED epitaxial wafer and chip makers San'an Optoelectronics and HC SemiTek as well as LED packaging service providers MLS, Foshan Nationstar Optoelectronics and Hongli...

China 1H17 LED lighting exports total US$10.4 billion, says GGII

Aug 24, 10:37

China-based LED lighting firms recorded total export value of US$10.4 billion in first-half 2017, increasing 63% on year, and the corresponding export volume of 7.9 billion units...

Hanwha Q Cells, LG, China PV makers reportedly mulling factory plans for US

Aug 24, 10:31

South Korea-based solar cell and PV module makers Hanwha Q Cells and LG Electronics as well as a few China-based fellow makers, to cope with US global safeguards investigation of...

China could enhance its position in post-Moore's Law era, says former TSMC COO

Aug 23, 14:04

China's semiconductor industry could have a chance of strengthening its position in the post-Moore's Law era, according to Shang-yi Chiang, former executive VP and co-chief operating...

Chiang

Demand for 4G smartphones in emerging markets spurs growth in 2Q17, says Gartner

Aug 23, 13:15

Global sales of smartphones to end users totaled 366.2 million units in the second quarter of 2017, a 6.7% increase over the second quarter of 2016, according to Gartner. In the smartphone...

China market: Smartphone vendors ready to launch all-screen models

Aug 23, 11:57

China-based smartphone vendors including Huawei, Xiaomi, Oppo, Vivo and Gionee all are ready to launch all-screen smartphone models heating up competition in China's smartphone market...

China-based smartphone vendors ready to launch all-screen for grabbing market share

TowerJazz and Tacoma announce partnership for 8-inch fab in China

Aug 22, 17:41

Specialty foundry TowerJazz, Tacoma Technology, and Tacoma (Nanjing) Semiconductor Technology have announced that TowerJazz has received a first payment of US$18 million, rendering...

China to phase in 14nm semiconductor process in 2018, says top tech master

Aug 22, 15:47

China is proceeding with systematic deployments in 14nm semiconductor fabrication equipment, process, packaging and materials, which will be fully industrialized in 2018. And the...

Ye Tianchun, director of Institute of Microelectronics, Chinese Academy of Science
5994 items [2/172]
Realtime news
  • Acer reveals marketing budget increase for gaming notebook biz

    Before Going to Press | 3h 24min ago

  • Taiwan market: CHT teams up with FOX+ to provide OTT services

    Before Going to Press | 3h 33min ago

  • Intel to delay again Cannon Lake launch

    Before Going to Press | 3h 34min ago

  • Touch Taiwan 2017: ITRI to showcase flexible display, touch technologies

    Before Going to Press | 3h 43min ago

  • Touch Taiwan 2017: GIS to highlight smart touch panel solutions

    Before Going to Press | 3h 44min ago

  • Intel provides 10nm updates, roadmaps for 10nm FPGA chips

    Before Going to Press | 4h 4min ago

  • PCB firm Unitech president steps down

    Before Going to Press | 4h 13min ago

  • India PV module firms tapping overseas markets

    Before Going to Press | 4h 18min ago

  • Synopsys tapes out DesignWare, Interface IP for TSMC 7nm FinFET process

    Before Going to Press | 4h 37min ago

  • NAND flash supply to stay tight through end-2017, says Phison chairman

    Before Going to Press | 4h 49min ago

Pause
 | 
View more
  • Samsung+PRO+Plus+128GB+microSD+cards

    Samsung PRO Plus 128GB microSD cards

    Samsung Electronics has unveiled its PRO Plus 128GB microSD card series, which is built with company's MLC NAND flash solution. With the introduction of its new 128GB microSD card,...

    Photo: Company, Dec 23.

  • Haier+Chromebook

    Haier Chromebook

    Haier, a major electronic product brand in China, showcased its Chromebook at Computex 2015. The company is mainly pushing its Chromebook into North America's education market.

    Photo: Joseph Tsai, Jun 11.

  • Aidmics+iSperm+inspection+device+for+pig+sperm

    Aidmics iSperm inspection device for pig sperm

    At Computex Aidmics Biotechnology showcased its iSperm, which inspects pig sperm. It is a tool for animal husbandry. Aidmics said it has sold over 100 iSperm devices since its launch,...

    Photo: Julian Ho, Digitimes, Jun 10.

  • Asustek+ZenFone+series+

    Asustek ZenFone series

    Asustek Computer has unveiled in Las Vegas its latest product lineup including the Intel-based entry-level ZenFone smartphone series, the new PadFone mini smartphone, the PadFone...

    Photo: Digitimes, Jan 7.

  • Xiaomi+3+smartphone

    Xiaomi 3 smartphone

    China-based vendor Xiaomi Technology on September 5 unveiled Xiaomi 3 (third-generation) smartphone in Beijing for launch in the China market in mid-October 2013. Xiaomi 3 has two...

    Photo: Company, Sep 9.

UMC
Global AP demand forecast, 2017-2020

19-Sep-2017 markets closed

 LastChange

TAIEX (TSE)10576.14-55.43-0.52% 

TSE electronic450.09-2.01-0.44% 

GTSM (OTC)142.47-0.95-0.66% 

OTC electronic211.1-1.51-0.71% 

Global notebook shipment forecast, 2017 and beyond
  • China AMOLED panel capacity expansion forecast, 2016-2020

    This Digitimes Research Special Report examines the China AMOLED industry, focusing on the expansion capacity of the makers, the current implementation plans of major smartphone vendors in the market and the technological hurdles faced by the China makers.

  • Global AP demand forecast, 2017-2020

    Digitimes Research expects global AP shipments to surpass the 1.9 billion mark in 2017, with smartphones remaining the main application. Qualcomm will be leading the market in 2017, as other players continue playing catch up and scramble for funds to invest in more diverse applications.

  • Global notebook shipment forecast, 2017 and beyond

    This Digitimes Special Report examines key factors in the notebook industry, including products, vendors and ODMs, that will affect total shipments in 2017 and through 2021.