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TESS to increase monthly LED light bulb shipments to 500,000 units at year end

Jul 28, 14:01

Topco Energy Saving System (TESS), a Taiwan-based maker of LED light bulbs, shipped 50,000-60,000 units in May and 100,000 units are expected for July. Monthly shipments will rise...

MediaTek signs LTE licensing agreement with NTT DoCoMo

Jul 28, 11:47

MediaTek has announced it has entered into a licensing agreement with NTT DoCoMo regarding "LTE-PF," a mobile-terminal platform based on Long Term Evolution (LTE). Upon...

Japan market: Flat-panel TV shipments reach almost 9 million units in 1H10, says JEITA

Jul 26, 15:59

Shipments of flat-panel TV (larger than 10-inch) in Japan in the first half of 2010 totaled 8.99 million units, increasing 173.3% on year, according to data from the Japan Electronics...

Spansion announces new Japan subsidiary; Spansion Japan continues foundry services

May 25, 13:46

Spansion has announced its new Japan-based subsidiary, Spansion Nihon, has acquired the distribution business of Spansion Japan, its former subsidiary. Leading the new organization...

Japan solar cell shipments more than double in Jan-Mar, says JPEA

May 19, 10:43

Solar cell shipments from Japan in the quarter ending in March 2010 totaled 525.787MW, rising 115.2% on year and for the fourth consecutive quarter, according to Japan Photovoltaic...

Genesis cooperates with JFE Engineering to tap Japan LED lighting market

May 18, 15:07

Taiwan-based LED epitaxial wafer and chip maker Genesis Photonics has announced cooperation with Japan-based JFE Engineering to supply LED lighting products for the latter to market...

Japan chip gear book-to-bill ratio jumps in January 2010, says SEAJ

Feb 23, 15:22

Japan-based semiconductor equipment manufacturers posted a book-to-bill ratio of 1.36 in January 2010 compared to 1.3 in the prior month and 0.55 a year earlier, according to Semiconductor...

Taiwan-based solar cell makers receiving urgent orders from Japan

Feb 2, 11:34

After Japan kicked off new feed-in tariff rates for photovoltaic (PV) system installations in November 2009, Japan-based suppliers have revised their projected total installation...

Competition in Japan LED lighting market to benefit Taiwan contract makers

Jan 18, 14:41

The LED lighting market in Japan is expected to expand significantly in 2010 as major vendors, including Sharp and Toshiba, will continue to utilize aggressive pricing strategies...

Japan market: Flat-panel TV shipments up over 50% on year in November

Dec 28, 11:26

Flat-panel TV shipments increased 55.9% on year to 1.53 million units in November in Japan, mainly due to growing demand for digital TVs and eco-friendly devices, according to the...

BenQ to launch e-book readers in China market in February 2010

Dec 22, 14:47

BenQ plans to launch its own-brand e-book reader, the nReader, in Taiwan, China and Japan next year. The Taiwan launch is slated for January, to be followed by China in February and...

Topoint, Key Ware enter Japan drill bit supply chain

Oct 27, 16:40

Taiwan-based drill bit maker Topoint Technology has entered the supply chain of Japan-based substrate maker Ibiden Electronics, while Key Ware Electronics has also received orders...

Key Ware drill bits

LTE infrastructure market to top US$5 billion in 2013, says Infonetics Research

Oct 21, 16:48

The LTE infrastructure market is expected to top US$5 billion, fueled by E-Utran macrocell (eNodeB) deployments, and the number of LTE service subscribers is expected to exceed 72...

Japan-based maker to buy a Taiwan-based a-Si thin-film PV maker

Oct 16, 15:09

A major Japan-based producer of PV products has visited several a-Si thin-film PV module makers in Taiwan looking to potentially acquire one of them, according to industry sources...

Amtran September revenues up almost 50% on year

Oct 7, 13:56

Taiwan-based TV maker Amtran Technology has reported revenues of NT$5.31 billion (US$165.22 million) for September, down slightly by 0.94% from the NT$5.36 billion recorded in August,...

Failure as opportunity to learn: Q&A with Corning CEO Wendell P Weeks

Sep 30, 15:32

Many companies went bankrupt in the financial storm, and the remaining companies also learned the lesson the hard way. In the aftermath of the financial woes, many enterprises are...

Corning CEO and Chairman Wendell P Weeks

Japan likely to become largest PV market, say Taiwan makers

Sep 30, 15:00

While Germany and Italy may reduce feed-in tariffs for grid-connected photovoltaic (PV) power generation, Japan will bring into force its rates in January 2010, and thus Japan stands...

BenQ launches 5 LED-backlit monitors

Sep 25, 16:05

BenQ has started shipping five LED-backlit LCD monitors with sizes ranging from 15.6- to 24-inch to the Taiwan market, and they will be shipped later to Japan, Australia and China,...

Ledtech enters Japan LED light bar market with Mitsubishi partnership

Aug 7, 13:30

LED packaging house Ledtech Electronics has signed an agreement with Japan-based Mitsubishi Kakoki Kaisha (MKK) for the manufacture of LED light bars, according to the company.

D-Link signs pact with Japan-based Nelco, to see revenues increase significantly from Japan and other Asian markets

Aug 4, 15:55

Taiwan-based own-brand network equipment vendor D-Link has signed a cooperation agreement with Japan-based system integration service provider Nissho Electronics Corporation (Nelco)...

WiMAX growing in India, Russia, Brazil, says Infonetics Research

Aug 3, 17:10

India is the largest single-country WiMAX opportunity in the world, with most of the major operators actively pursuing WiMAX, such as BSNL, Tata Teleservices, and Bharti Airtel, according...

China will surpass Japan in 2014 to become largest telecom services market in Asia, says Pyramid Research

Jul 27, 14:34

Fueled by mobile penetration into the rural market and by uptake of 3G services, China's telecommunications market will generate US$187 billion by 2014, surpassing Japan to become...

D-Link to cooperate with NELCO to tap Japan and Asia network equipment markets

Jul 22, 12:22

Taiwan-based network equipment maker D-Link will sign a cooperation agreement with Japan-based system integration service provider Nissho Electronics Corporation (NELCO) on August...

Aluminum capacitor maker Taiwan Chinsan expanding business in Japan

Jul 21, 14:19

Taiwan-based aluminum capacitor maker Taiwan Chinsan Electronic Industrial expects to see monthly growth in third-quarter 2009 with order visibility extending to September and revenue...

Taiwan Chinsan

Taiwan network equipment makers eyeing WiMAX orders from Japan retail chains

Jun 24, 12:24

Taiwan-based network equipment makers plan to compete for ODM orders from retail channels in Japan as Japan-based UQ Communications will start operating WiMAX services in July and...

AUO to ship e-paper to Japan, China e-book vendors in 2H09, says CEO

Jun 23, 10:15

AU Optronics (AUO) president and CEO LJ Chen has indicated that LCD panel maker is working with e-book vendors in Japan and China and will start shipping e-paper to them in the second...

Next Energy and Resources to import China-made PV modules for sale in Japan

Jun 16, 11:23

Next Energy and Resources, an online vendor of second-hand Japan-made photovoltaic (PV) modules in the Japan market, will adopt new PV modules produced by China-based Sunlink PV,...

Photonics Festival in Taiwan: Everlight showcases LED agriculture lamps

Jun 15, 16:17

Taiwan-based LED packaging house Everlight Electronics has showcased LED agriculture lamps for stimulating plant growth at the 2009 Photonics Festival in Taiwan, and the company is...

Everlight LED agriculture lamps

Intel invests US$43 million in UQ to expand WiMAX service in Japan

Jun 9, 10:33

Intel Capital, Intel's global investment organization, has invested US$43 million in Japan-based UQ Communications, a provider of WiMAX mobile services. UQ will utilize the funding...

Global Unichip beefing up presence in China, Japan and South Korea

Jun 4, 12:18

Taiwan IC design service provider Global Unichip will strengthen its deployments in China, South Korea, Japan, Europe and Israel in 2009, according to company CEO KC Shih. Market...

Lung Chu

Adlink to cooperate with Japan-based IPC maker Densan

May 14, 15:34

Taiwan-based industrial PC (IPC) maker Adlink Technology on May 13 announced an alliance with Densan over technology and marketing in Japan. Adlink made the announcement at the Embedded...

HTC Magic smartphones heading to Canada and Japan, says paper

Newswatch - May 11, 11:42

High Tech Computer's (HTC's) Android-powered smartphones will make inroads into the handset markets in Canada and Japan soon, with shipments contributing significantly to HTC's revenue...

Handset shipments in Japan drop nearly 30% in fiscal 2008, says MM Research Institute

Apr 24, 16:42

Domestic mobile phone shipments in the Japan market dropped by an annualized rate of 29.3% to 35.89 million units in fiscal 2008 (April 2008-March 2009), according to data released...

Taiwan LED makers gearing up output of LED T-bar lights

Apr 23, 16:36

A number of Taiwan-based LED chipmakers as well as packaging companies, including Ledtech Electronics, Opto Tech, Genesis Photonics, Harvatek and Wellypower Optronics, have all ventured...

Japan market: Eee PC owns 27% of netbooks, says paper

Newswatch - Mar 13, 14:59

Asustek Computer's Eee PCs are the best selling netbooks in Japan with a market share of 27.18% in terms of sales, according to a Chinese-language Commercial Times report...

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    Sharp to introduce LED lamps for home uses

    Sharp will introduce into the Japanese market nine models of LED lamps with high energy efficiency and long service life. These mercury-free lamps have the same standard screw-in...

    Photo: Sharp, Aug 25.

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    KJS PM series netbook

    Kohjinsha (KJS) has recently launched a 4.8-inch PM series netbook equiped with an Intel Atom processor, a touchscreen display, as well as a keyboard. The netbook, with low boot-up...

    Photo: Company, Oct 2.

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    Kairen digital photo frame keychain

    Japan-based Kairen has introduced a digital photo frame key chain, the PHOTTY-AL15. The product features a 1.5-inch LCD screen with 128128 resolution, and 250:1 contrast ratio,...

    Photo: Company, Aug 6.

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    Fujitsu FLEPia color e-paper display

    Fujitsu Frontech and Fujitsu Laboratories have announced the start of consumer sales in Japan of a color electronic paper display (EPD) mobile terminal, the FLEPia. The FLEPia features...

    Photo: Company, Mar 25.

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