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Compal begins mass production of smartphones in Vietnam, says paper

Newswatch - 8h 25min ago

Compal Electronics' plants in Vietnam have started mass production in small volumes and currently have about 100-200 workers. Compal aims to recruit a total of 2,000, according to...

Inventec expects revenues to surpass US$20 billion in 2017

8h 49min ago

Inventec chairman Richard Lee has pointed out that the company's revenues will surpass US$20 billion by 2017 and revenues in 2015 are expected to stay flat or drop slightly from 2014's...

Inventec optimistic about new orders from big client

9h 44min ago

Inventec chairman Richard Lee has commented that a big client (understood to be Xiaomi) is currently developing new products, and Inventec is optimistic about related orders. Xiaomi...

Digitimes Research: Difference between Apple Watch and Android Wear devices narrowed

Oct 5, 22:39

The difference between Apple Watch and Android Wear-based devices has been narrowed as the latest updates of the Apple Watch have only made some modifications on outer design but...

ECS reports revenue growth for September 2015

Stockwatch - Oct 5, 22:01

Elitegroup Computer Systems (ECS) has reported consolidated revenues of NT$5.66 billion (US$174.11 million) for September 2015, representing a 39.06% increase on month and 48.08%...

Inventec takes 90% stake in all-in-one PC maker TPV-Inventa

Oct 2, 11:24

Inventec has increased its investment in TPV-Inventa, raising its stake to 90% in the all-in-one PC manufacturing joint venture with TPV.

Digitimes Research: Startup UPQ, Sony, Kyocera highlights of Japan portable CE market in 3Q15

Oct 1, 15:59

Japan's portable consumer electronics market in the third quarter of 2015 was highlighted by the rise of innovative startup UPQ, Sony's introduction of H.ear headsets, and Kyocera's...

Metal recycling firm JYD receives investment from Mitsui

Oct 1, 14:16

Taiwan-based precious metal recycling firm Jin Yeeh Ding (JYD) Enterprise has recently started a private fund raiser and attracted Japan-based mining and smelting firm Mitsui Kinzoku...

Pegatron lands OEM orders for Asustek gaming notebook

Sep 30, 14:57

Pegatron Technology has obtained orders for Asustek Computer's gaming notebooks including the GX700 flagship model featuring GTX980 graphics card, a 17-inch Ultra HD panel and water-cooling,...

Taiwan drone regulations pending parliament approval

Sep 25, 15:35

The Taiwan government has passed draft amendments to the Civil Aviation Act to regulate drones, pending parliamentary approval. Local governments will be responsible for regulating...

Foxconn invests in China-based LifeSmart

Sep 25, 11:28

Foxconn Electronics has committed equity investment in China-based LifeSmart, an Internet-based smart home device vendor, by participating in a capital increase project initiated...

Pegatron expands investments in chassis manufacturing subsidiary in China

Stockwatch - Sep 24, 15:46

Pegatron Technology has increased investments in its chassis manufacturing subsidiary in China under Casetek Holdings via its three investment subsidiaries. The investment totals...

Xiaomi fast expanding ecosystem raises concerns, say sources

Sep 24, 09:59

Xiaomi Technology has extended its product lines from mobile devices to include tablets, TVs, STBs, headsets, smart bracelets and financial products, a move which has raised concerns...

Foxconn looking to purchase Sharp LCD business, say reports

Sep 22, 16:23

Foxconn Electronics is looking to buy Sharp's LCD business and is also looking to seek funding from Apple to make the move, according to media report in Japan.

Several notebook vendors may not finish RFQ for 2016 orders until 4Q15

Sep 22, 12:46

Despite the fact that notebook brand vendors usually finish their request for quotation (RFQ) for notebook orders for next year before September, several vendors are currently still...

Taiwan unveils draft regulations for drones

Sep 17, 15:07

Taiwan's Civil Aeronautics Administration (CAA) has unveiled draft regulations governing the flying of drones, dividing them into four categories based on weight and purposes.

SPIL finds more reasons to partner with Foxconn, says Lin

Sep 17, 11:19

Siliconware Precision Industries (SPIL) believes that its vertical alliance with Foxconn Electronics (Hon Hai Precision Industry) will generate better outcomes than a horizontal alliance...

The chairmen of Foxconn and SPIL present

XYZprinting to launch 3D food printer

Sep 16, 12:34

XYZprinting has unveiled a SLA (stereo lithography appearance) 3D food printer which can form food materials into chocolates, crackers, pizzas and other types of food and will launch...

Foxconn, SPIL to complete share exchange on December 1

Sep 16, 12:16

Foxconn Electronics (Hon Hai Precision Industry) and Siliconware Precision Industries (SPIL) are scheduled to hold a press conference on September 16 to announce that the pair has...

Notebook players believe September shipments will decide 4Q15 performance

Sep 14, 21:39

Notebook ODMs have mostly seen their August revenues performing better than expected, but are rather cautious about their September shipment performance as it is a key indicator for...

Foxconn August revenues up on year

Sep 11, 15:07

Foxconn Electronics has reported consolidated revenues of NT$292.92 billion (US$9.01 billion) for August, falling 6.17% on month but rising 6.48% on year, and NT$2.59 trillion for...

Pegatron August revenues increase

Sep 11, 12:09

Pegatron Technology on September 10 reported consolidated revenues of NT$75.78 billion (US$2.33 billion) for August, rising 13.41% on month and 16.4% on year, and NT$635.21 billion...

Quanta reports increased revenues for August

Stockwatch - Sep 10, 16:00

Quanta Computer has reported consolidated revenues of NT$90.928 billion (US$2.79 billion) for August 2015, representing a 8.71% increase on month and 11.91% increase on year.

Compal sees on-month growth in August revenues; notebook shipments reach 3.2 million units

Sep 10, 15:13

Compal Electronics has announced consolidated revenues of NT$64.23 billion (US$1.97 billion) for August, representing a 6.82% increase on month, but an 11.28% drop on year. The company...

China August export, import values down on year

Sep 9, 14:16

China recorded export value of CNY1.20 trillion (US$189 billion) and import value of CNY836.1 billion in August, respectively decreasing 6.1% and 14.3% on year, according to statistics...

Hinge maker Syncmold looks to strong sales in 3Q15

Sep 9, 14:00

Hinge/stand maker Syncmold Enterprise expects its sales to grow 10% sequentially in the third quarter of 2015 from the NT$2.352 billion (US$72.17 million) a quarter earlier, buoyed...

Advantech reports flat performance for August

Newswatch - Sep 8, 21:49

IPC supplier Advantech has reported revenues of NT$3.096 billion (US$94.48 million) for August, down 2.27% sequentially but up 7.82% on year.

Wistron reports revenues for August 2015

Stockwatch - Sep 8, 19:49

Wistron has reported consolidated revenues of NT$47.041 billion (US$1.44 billion) for August 2015, representing a 4.97% increase on month but a 2.02% drop on year.

Digitimes Research: Top notebook vendors and ODMs see over 10% on-month shipment growth in August

Sep 8, 14:06

The global top-5 Wintel notebook brand vendors' combined shipments grew 17% on month in August, but compared to the same month a year ago, the volume was down 14%. Meanwhile the top-3...

Foxconn to step up cooperation with SK Group

Newswatch - Sep 3, 10:08

Foxconn Electronics (Hon Hai Precision Industry) is expected to expand its cooperation with Korea's SK Group to include semiconductors, telecom services and energy, in addition to...

Xiaomi said to release notebook in 2016 with help from Inventec and Foxconn

Sep 1, 14:26

China-based smartphone vendor Xiaomi reportedly is planning to launch a notebook in 2016 and is currently developing the device jointly with its ODM partners Inventec and Foxconn...

Taiwan key economic indicator continues to signal slow growth

Aug 31, 10:31

Taiwan's economic conditions remain soft, affected by weak international economies, the National Development Council (NDC) has said, citing its latest survey on the outlook of the...

China investment environment deteriorating, investment risk rising, says TEEMA

Aug 27, 16:02

The investment environment in China has declined for the seventh consecutive year in 2015, while the risk for committing investments in China has continued to rise for the fourth...

Medical applications leading advancement in 3D printing, says Gartner

Aug 27, 15:30

3D printing (3DP) technology has progressed rapidly in recent years, and medical applications are leading to some of the most significant deployments of 3DP technology, according...

Inventec plans to set up factory in Indonesia or Philippines

Aug 27, 11:18

Notebook ODM Inventec, in line with clients' move to tap the ASEAN market, plans to set up a factory in Indonesia or the Philippines in 2016, according to company chairman Richard...

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  • Simplo Technology sees increased September revenues

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    Photo: Company, May 31.

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    Light Blue Optics (LBO) has launched a projector with a 10-inch projected interactive touch screen, the Light Touch. Light Touch is a reference product and will be made available...

    Photo: Company, Jan 8.

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    Intel Conte/T30 white-box ultra-thin notebook made by ECS

    Elitegroup Computer Systems (ECS) has launched Intel-designed Montevina-based white-box notebooks for regional brand vendors around the globe, according to market sources. The notebooks...

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