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Taiwan attracts foreign direct investment of over US$1 billion in 1Q11

Apr 21, 10:56

Taiwan approved 533 foreign direct investment projects (excluding those from China) worth a total of US$1.061 billion during the first quarter of 2011, with the number of projects...

IC packager ASE steps up investment in China

Apr 21, 01:20

Taiwan-based IC packaging and testing firm Advanced Semiconductor Engineering (ASE) has revealed plans to invest a total of US$1.2 billion on manufacturing facilities in Shanghai,...

SMIC to draw investment from China wealth fund

Apr 19, 10:26

Contract chipmaker Semiconductor Manufacturing International Corporation (SMIC) has announced a definitive investment agreement between the company and China Investment Corporation...

Foxconn confirms Brazil investment plans

Apr 14, 14:56

Taiwan-based Foxconn Electronics (Hon Hai Precision Industry) has confirmed plans to invest in Brazil and pointed out that the company has been evaluating the Brazil investments for...

Asustek to set up second China operational headquarters in Chongqing

Apr 13, 01:05

Asustek Computer will invest US$150 million to establish its second China operational headquarters in Chongqing City, western China, according to the company.

Aggressive LED fab investment drives 40% growth in equipment spending in 2011, says SEMI

Apr 6, 10:18

With the widespread adoption of LED technology in LCD backlight applications and growing interest in LEDs for general lighting purposes, LED manufacturers are poised to meet the soaring...

Coretronic to invest more in China subsidiary

Stockwatch - Mar 31, 11:44

Coretronic has announced an additional investment of US$9.5 million in China-based subsidiary Nano Precision (Nanjing), which makes acrylic sheets and light-guides.

E Ink to add investment in China subsidiary

Mar 31, 10:56

Electrophoretic display (EPD) maker E Ink Holdings (EIH) has decided to add investment of US$8.0 million in its China-based subsidiary, Transcend Optronics (Yangzhou), which makes...

Notebook vacuum sputtering provider Paragon to set up two plants in China

Mar 29, 01:25

Paragon Technologies, a Taiwan-based provider of vacuum sputtering processing to prevent EMI in notebooks, announced to establish plants in Chongqing and Neijiang, both located in...

Angel investment joint venture TMI-Labs established

Mar 25, 16:57

Taiwan government-sponsored Industrial Technology Research Institute (ITRI), US-based venture company WI Harper Group and China-based venture capital company Innovation Works on March...

Low investment return cools Germany PV installation

Mar 24, 10:28

Due to the German government's successive cuts on feed-in-tariff (FIT) for photovoltaic (PV) solar systems, the country's internal rate of return (IRR) for investments in solar systems...

MediaTek invests in China-based touch controller IC maker

Newswatch - Mar 16, 11:54

MediaTek has announced that its overseas subsidiary Gaintech has invested US$2 million in China-based capacitive touch-controlled solution vendor Goodix on behalf of the parent com...

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...

SAS, Solartech to form strategic alliance through stock-swap mutual investment

Mar 14, 10:00

Sino-American Silicon Products (SAS), a Taiwan-based maker of solar-grade crystalline silicon wafers, and Solartech Energy, a Taiwan-based maker of crystalline silicon solar cells,...

PTI announces investment in Elpida subsidiary

Stockwatch - Mar 11, 12:13

Powertech Technology (PTI), a major memory-IC packaging and testing company in Taiwan, plans to make a JPY4.1 billion (US$49.5 million) investment in EBS, a wholly-owned subsidiary...

Taiwan government lifts all restrictions on investment in China for panel makers

Mar 9, 01:00

The Ministry of Economic Affairs (MOEA) of Taiwan has officially lifted all bans on panel makers investing in China regarding the size of production plants or investment in China-based...

Taiwan officially liberalizes China investment in flat panel and semiconductor industries

Mar 3, 01:30

The Taiwan's government has officially opened the doors for China-based enterprises to invest in the local TFT-LCD panel and semiconductor industries, with China investors not allowed...

Foxconn refutes rumors about cutting into media business in Taiwan

Mar 3, 01:15

Foxconn Electronics (Hon Hai Precision Industry) has refuted a recent market rumor in Taiwan that the company plans to cut into the local media business, according to company spokesperson...

GCL-Poly to spend US$500 million to set up LED plant

Mar 2, 01:50

China-based upstream solar material supplier GCL-Poly recently started construction of an LED production plant in Jiangsu, scheduled to complete at the end of 2011. Initial investment...

Sintek increase investment for touch panel business

Stockwatch - Feb 25, 11:55

Sintek Photronics on February 24 announced that its board of directors has decided to increase a budget for expanding touch panel business and capacity to NT$20.5 billion (US$687.82...

AUO to make additional investment in Singapore-based AFPD

Feb 24, 01:45

TFT-LCD panel maker AU Optronics (AUO) plans to inject an additional investment of US$25 million in AFPD, a 100% wholly-own subsidiary of AUO in Singapore. AFPD will use the new capital...

BLU maker Forhouse to build R&D center

Feb 21, 11:58

Backlight unit (BLU) maker Forhouse has unveiled plans to invest NT$90 million (US$3.07 million) to build a R&D center at the Hsinchu Science Park (HSP), northern Taiwan.

Taiwan delegation to visit India to tout investment

Feb 18, 17:09

Taiwan's central government has organized a delegation consisting of high-ranking officials from various ministries and local governments as well as executives of leading enterprises...

Sintek not building 5.5G LTPS plant

Feb 17, 15:55

Sintek Photronic chairman Chang Wen-yi has corrected quotes regarding Sintek's cooperation with Samsung Mobile Display (SMD) in a Digitimes report on Feb 16 saying that Sintek is...

Taiwan government to allow China investment in LCD makers, say officials

Feb 15, 16:02

Taiwan's Ministry of Economic Affairs (MOEA) is under policy planning to allow China-based enterprises, especially large vendors of consumer electronics such as Haier, TCL, Changhong,...

MOEA suggests it will conditionally allow China investment in Taiwan panel makers

Feb 15, 01:05

Market rumors indicate that Taiwan Ministry of Economic Affairs (MOEA) may allow China-based TV vendors to joint-invest in Taiwan panel makers as long as the stake is no higher than...

Kingston to buy NT$96 million stake in JMicron

Feb 11, 02:10

JMicron Technology has confirmed it will draw investment from Kingston Technology. According to a resolution passed by JMicron's board of directors on February 10, Kingston will purchase...

AUO capex to reach NT$90-95 billion in 2011

Jan 28, 01:10

AU Optronics (AUO) will see its capex reach NT$90-95 billion (US$3.1-3.27 billion) in 2011, up from NT$84.62 billion in 2010. 20% of capex in 2011 will be for investment in solar...

Foxconn acquires 27.8% stake in E-Ton

Jan 26, 10:41

Foxconn Electronics (Hon Hai Precision Industry) on January 25 announced that it has invested NT$3.06 billion (US$105.44 million) to acquire a 27.8% stake of solar cell maker E-Ton...

Quanta makes additional investment in Tilera

Jan 21, 11:43

Quanta Computer has made an additional investment in US-based multi-core processor company Tilera Corporation. The amount of Quanta's new investment in Tilera was not available yet...

Taiwan sees 2010 foreign investment value down over 20% from 2009

Jan 21, 01:05

Taiwan's Ministry of Economic Affairs (MOEA) approved 2,042 foreign direct investment projects, including those by companies or individuals based in China, with a total value of US$3.812...

Unimicron mulling additional investment in China

Jan 20, 12:39

Taiwan-based PCB maker Unimicron Technology has announced it recently signed an investment MOU with the economic development committee of Nantong City in Jiangsu, China, planning...

Previous-generation restrictions can be discussed, but no chance for investment in China-based companies, says premier Wu

Jan 19, 01:50

Wu Den-yih, premier of Taiwan's Executive Yuan, has commented that the previous-generation limitations on panel makers for setting up TFT-LCD panel production plants can be discussed,...

HannStar to draw investment from Supreme, Winbond

Jan 17, 11:06

IC distributor Supreme Electronics, which recently began distributing small- to medium-size LCD panels from HannStar Display, has announced plans to purchase 12 million HannStar shares...

HTC to invest in handset-based financial service provider in China

Stockwatch - Jan 17, 10:41

Taiwan-based smartphone vendor HTC will invest US$5.5 million in its wholly owned subsidiary High Tech Computer Asia Pacific for indirect investment of CHY5.13 million (US$777,300)...

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    Samsung 3D V-NAND SSD

    Samsung Electronics has introduced a solid state drive (SSD) based on its 3D V-NAND technology. The new SSD, unveiled during a keynote at the Flash Memory Summit 2013 in California,...

    Photo: Company, Aug 19.

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    KLA-Tencor 2910 series optical inspection system and eDR-7100 e-beam review tool

    KLA-Tencor has announced the new 2910 series optical wafer defect inspection platform with NanoPoint technology and the new eDR-7100 electron-beam wafer defect review system. Meeting...

    Photo: Company, Jul 18.

  • Intel+Xeon+7500+series+processor

    Intel Xeon 7500 series processor

    Intel launched the Xeon 7500 processor series. Expandable to include from two to 256 chips per server, the new Xeon processors have an average performance three times that of Intel's...

    Photo: Company, Apr 2.

  • Intel+Core+i5+CPU

    Intel Core i5 CPU

    Intel has introduced its new Intel Core family of processors for notebooks, desktops and embedded devices. The introduction of new Intel Core i7, i5 and i3 chips coincides with the...

    Photo: Company, Jan 8.

  • Applied+Materials+Solar+Technology+Center+in+China

    Applied Materials Solar Technology Center in China

    Applied Materials has opened an advanced solar research and demonstration facility in Xian, China. The Solar Technology Center is comprised of laboratory and office buildings covering...

    Photo: Company, Oct 30.

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