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Foxlink developing service-oriented robot products

Jul 27, 15:08

Connector maker Foxlink (Cheng Uei Precision Industry) is interested in the service robot market and has been taking related development projects for entering the sector, according...

POS device supplier Posiflex reports strong earnings for 1H16

Newswatch - Jul 26, 15:15

Own-brand POS (point of sale) equipment maker Posiflex Technology has reported net profits of NT$175 million (US$5.43 million) for the second quarter of 2016, up 48% on quarter and...

Pegatron sees weak 2Q16; expected to have strong 3Q16, says paper

Newswatch - Jul 25, 15:37

Pegatron Technology is expected to see its net profits reach only NT$250 million (US$7.78 million) in the second quarter, down 40% sequentially, and EPS of only around NT$1 despite...

Oculus tying up with Asustek to promote Rift, says paper

Newswatch - Jul 25, 10:33

Oculus VR will partner with Asustek Computer to promote the sale of Oculus Rift in the Taiwan market, according to a Chinese-language Economic Daily News (EDN) report.

Samsung invests in China-based BYD

Jul 22, 14:54

Shanghai Samsung Semiconductor, a unit of Samsung Electronics, has acquired 52.26 million shares of BYD Electronic for CNY3 billion (US$449 million), according to an announcement...

Taiwan market: Asia Pacific Telecom to introduce Pepper into local market

Newswatch - Jul 21, 12:29

Asia Pacific Telecom, one of the five 4G mobile telecom carriers in Taiwan, will officially introduce Pepper, a service robot jointly developed by SoftBank and Foxconn Electronics,...

Commentary: ARM a must for SoftBank in paradigm shift

Jul 20, 12:46

SoftBank's decision to buy out ARM for GBP24.3 billion (US$32.2 billion) not only highlights the ruthless investment style of SoftBank's chairman and CEO Masayoshi Son, but also indicates...

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Chip shipments for VR devices to boom

Jul 20, 12:28

Chip shipments for VR (virtual reality) devices are expected to surge during the year-end shopping season in Europe and the US, according to industry sources.

Merry to form investment partnership with Luxshare via Suzhou subsidiary

Jul 19, 15:59

Headset maker Merry Electronics has signed a letter of intent for cooperation with China-based Luxshare Precision Industry under which Luxshare or one of its subsidiaries will take...

Xiaomi to announce two new notebooks at the end of July; manufactured by different ODMs

Jul 19, 12:18

China-based Xiaomi is planning to announce two new notebooks on July 27 with the 12.5-inch model manufactured by Inventec and having already entered into mass shipments. The 13-inch...

Kunming hi-tech zone to help Foxconn cooperate with Yunnan Communication, say reports

Jul 15, 15:34

Kunming National Hi-Tech Industry Development Zone in Yunnan Province, southwestern China, has been aggressively persuading Foxconn Electronics and Yunnan Communication, a local provider...

Samsung to take up 4% stake in China-based BYD, says paper

Jul 15, 14:19

Samsung Electronics has decided to invest KRW500 billion (U$442 million) to take up a 4% stake in China-based electric vehicle maker BYD Electronic, according to a Korea Economic...

Automation is best solution to lower labor and land costs, says Kenmec chairman

Jul 15, 12:00

While Taiwan-based manufacturers setting up factories in China keep relocating to seek the lowest labor and land costs, automated production is the best solution, according to chairman...

Clevo sees sales down slightly in June, looks to strong 2H16

Newswatch - Jul 15, 10:56

Clevo has reported revenues of NT$1.26 billion (US$39.37 million) for June, down 22% on month and 1.6% on year. Second-quarter revenues reached NT$4.32 billion, down 9.2% but up 5.8%...

ASRock reports increased sales for June

Newswatch - Jul 15, 10:55

ASRock has reported revenues of NT$559.37 million (US$17.48 million) for June, up 9.22% on month and 9.41% on year. Accumulated 2016 revenues through June totaled NT$3.457 billion,...

Wistron announces treasury stock buyback results

Stockwatch - Jul 13, 22:12

Wistron originally planned spend a maximum of NT$37.75 billion (US$1.18 billion) to buy back 60 million treasury shares with a price range between NT$16-26 from May 14 to July 13;...

TEEMA holds 2 shows in Kunshan

Jul 13, 15:25

The Taiwan Electrical and Electronic Manufacturers Association (TEEMA) is cooperating with the government of Kunshan City, eastern China, to hold the 2016 Kunshan Electrical, Electronic...

Pegatron sees over 30% growth in June revenues

Jul 12, 15:32

Pegatron Technology has announced consolidated revenues of NT$93.35 billion (US$2.89 billion) for June, growing 40.27% on month and 33.34% on year, and NT$224.98 billion for the second...

Foxconn sees less than 5% drop on year in June revenues; expected to achieve strong performance in 2H16

Jul 12, 14:39

Foxconn Electronics (Hon Hai Precision Industry) has announced consolidated revenues of NT$305.01 billion (US$9.46 billion) for June, up 3.25% on month, but down 4.25% on year, and...

Compal sees on-year decline in June revenues

Stockwatch - Jul 11, 16:14

Compal Electronics has reported consolidated revenues of NT$69.904 billion (US$2.17 billion) or June 2016, representing a 23.27% increase on month and 3.82% drop on year.

Wistron revenues flat on year in June

Stockwatch - Jul 11, 16:13

Wistron has reported consolidated revenues of NT$54.047 billion (US$1.68 billion) for June 2016, representing a 12.28% increase on month and 0.04% drop on year.

US enterprise sector to see PC replacement trend in 2H16

Jul 11, 10:59

With the US Department of Defense deciding to upgrade four million units of their equipment to Windows 10 due to better security, sources from PC players expect the move to prompt...

Foxconn takes up Microsoft handset plant in Vietnam

Jul 11, 10:51

Foxconn Electronics has announced that one of its subsidiaries, Chief Expertise, has purchased a 100% stake of Microsoft Mobile (Vietnam), a handset unit of Microsoft Mobile in Vietnam,...

Robot maker Hiwin reports brisk sales for June, looks to strong 3Q16

Newswatch - Jul 11, 10:51

Mechanical component and robot maker Hiwin Technologies saw its revenues grow 4.5% on month and 5.79% on year to a record high of NT$1.549 billion (US$48.06 million) for June, buoyed...

Compal, Pegatron refutes LeTV payment delay rumor

Stockwatch - Jul 8, 10:22

China-based LeTV reportedly has delayed its payments to its upstream smartphone component and ODM partners due to having some funding gap, but Compal Electronics and Pegatron Technology...

Digitimes Research: Growing popularity of VR/AR devices to boost component demand

Jul 6, 11:28

The growing availability of virtual reality (VR) and augmented reality (AR) devices will offer growth opportunities for a number of component suppliers, including sensors, infrared...

Headset maker Merry June revenues reach all-time high

Newswatch - Jul 5, 22:03

Headset maker Merry Electronics has reported revenues of NT$1.409 million (US$43.66) million for June, the company's highest monthly figures. June's figures also represented an increase...

Industry PC maker Ennoconn reports sales gains for June

Newswatch - Jul 5, 16:00

Industry PC supplier Ennoconn has reported revenues of NT$1.314 billion (US$40.72 million) for June, up 11.35% on month and 40% on year.

Foxconn to assemble Sharp products in Taiwan

Jul 5, 15:02

Foxconn Electronics plans to set up assembly lines in Taiwan to roll out Sharp's products for sale in the local market, according to industry sources.

Notebook-related IC suppliers expect to enjoy double-digit revenue growth in 3Q16

Jul 1, 14:45

Notebook-related IC suppliers expect to see revenues grow over 10% sequentially in the third quarter of 2016, according to industry sources.

HTC, investment firms to form VR venture capital alliance

Jun 30, 15:11

HTC has announced that it has teamed up with a total of 28 venture investment companies, including Sequoia Capital and Matrix Partners, to form the Virtual Reality Venture Capital...

Robot maker Hiwin looks to strong performance in 3Q16

Stockwatch - Jun 29, 11:19

Mechanical component and robot maker Hiwin Technologies expects its sales performance for the third quarter of 2016 to be better than that in the previous quarter, buoyed by recent...

Wistron buys back 15.46 million treasury stocks

Stockwatch - Jun 27, 21:41

Wistron spent NT$331.75 million (US$10.2 million) to buy back 15.46 million treasury stocks at a price point of NT$21.46 per stock on June 27, according to a company's posting on...

Compal aims at revenue proportion of 35% for non-notebook products in 2016

Jun 27, 11:08

Compal Electronics saw non-notebook revenue proportion rise from 23% in 2014 to 28% in 2015 and aims to increase it to 35% in 2016, company president Ray Chen said at a shareholders'...

Compal chairman expects Taiwan exports to benefit from rising Japanese Yen

Jun 24, 15:12

Commenting on the UK's referendum over EU membership, Compal Electronics chairman Rock Hsu said the passing of the referendum it is likely to affect Taiwan, Asia and even the UK itself...

Rock Hsu, Compal chairman
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