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News tagged Latin America
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Latin America and Caribbean region to install 9GW of solar PV within 5 years, says Solarbuzz

Oct 1, 14:55

Solar photovoltaic (PV) technology is poised to play a substantial role in fulfilling the need for increased power generation capacity across the Latin America and Caribbean (LAC)...

Vendors cutting notebook shipments to Latin America

Jul 31, 11:59

Notebook vendors have significantly reduced their orders for shipments to Latin America because sales have been impacted by recent strong demand for LCD TVs in the area, according...

Lenovo to start dual-brand smartphone marketing

Apr 25, 15:31

Lenovo will adopt dual-brand marketing for smartphones in 2014, using the Motorola brand to sell mid-range to high-end models in the US and Western Europe, and selling entry-level...

Brazil will have more wind power capacity installed by 2022 than all other Latin America nations combined, says firm

Feb 20, 14:31

Latin America has become one of the hottest growth markets for the wind energy industry. Wind power development in Brazil, in particular, is growing rapidly and will provide the bulk...

Annual installations of wind power capacity in Latin America to double by 2022, says firm

Nov 6, 15:09

Although wind plant construction across Latin America is modest compared to more established markets, such as south and east Asia, North America, and Europe, the region's wind power...

Advantech targets US$1 billion revenues in 2013

Mar 1, 15:34

Taiwan-based industrial PC (IPC) player Advantech has announced 2012 total consolidated revenues of NT$27.552 billion (US$930 million), representing an on-year growth of 4.2% compared...

Latin America and Caribbean solar demand growing 45% annually out to 2017, according to NPD Solarbuzz

Jan 3, 12:06

Demand for solar energy across Latin America and the Caribbean is poised for explosive growth through 2017, with a forecast compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 45%, according to...

Emerging markets predicted to bring stability to solar industry, says IMS Research

Nov 28, 14:20

Emerging markets are forecast to help bring stability to ailing solar industry, with up to 12GW of new solar capacity added in 2017 up from just 1.6GW in 2012, according to IMS Research...

Lenovo acquires CCE in Brazil

Sep 6, 01:40

Lenovo Group has announced the acquisition of CCE, which is a leader in PCs and consumer electronics in Brazil. The acquisition is expected to expand Lenovo's presence in the world's...

Trina Solar expands into Latin America

Sep 5, 10:02

Trina Solar, a China-based solar firm, has announced a new Santiago, Chile sales and business development presence as the firm's coverage now encompasses all the Americas including...

Asustek outlines future plans

Aug 30, 01:35

Asustek Computer hosted an investors conference on August 29, announcing that the company's sales performance in the second quarter was better than expected and achieved new records...

First Solar announces strategic alliance with Solar Chile

Oct 12, 11:50

Solar Chile, a subsidiary of Fundacion Chile, and First Solar, a US-based thin-film solar firm, has announced a strategic alliance to co-develop solar projects in Chile. First Solar...

Acer enjoying strong short-term notebook orders for Europe

Sep 22, 01:15

Acer, benefiting from Hewlett-Packard's (HP's) uncertainty about its PC business, has started receiving strong notebook orders from channels in Europe with volumes, as of September...

HP places strong notebook orders in May and June

May 17, 01:10

First-tier notebook brand vendor Hewlett-Packard (HP) has recently notified its upstream component partners that its component shortage issues have already been resolved with its...

Intel adjusts netbook strategy

Apr 14, 01:05

Intel has recently adjusted its netbook strategy and is set to cooperate with its partners including Asustek Computer and Acer to launch netbook devices priced below US$199 in regions...

Acer signs contract with China-based Sunning to further cut into China market

Feb 17, 01:05

Acer announced on February 16, that the company has signed contracts with China-based IT channel vendor Sunning Appliance for a two year, US$500 million worth sales agreement. Acer...

HP conservative about 1Q11 global notebook shipment growth due to expected decline in China market

Feb 1, 14:27

Hewlett-Packard (HP) has set a conservative target global shipment volume of 10.1-10.4 million notebooks for the first quarter of 2011, an increase of only 7-10% on year due to expected...

Notebook vendors eyeing Latin America market

Dec 8, 16:21

Vendors have been looking to the growth potential of the notebook and peripheral markets in Latin America, which is thought to be larger than that in China because of fast economic...

Realtime news
  • Yageo, Chilisin report increased September revenues

    Bits + chips - Stockwatch | 6h 33min ago

  • Taiwan LCD driver IC firms look to post more than 10% revenue decreases in 4Q15

    Bits + chips | 6h 34min ago

  • Macronix, Winbond post flat September revenues

    Bits + chips - Stockwatch | 6h 35min ago

  • KYEC posts record 3Q15 revenues

    Bits + chips | 6h 36min ago

  • Inventec enjoys revenue growth in September

    IT + CE | 6h 37min ago

  • Headset maker Merry sees revenues up in September

    Mobile + telecom - Stockwatch | 8h 11min ago

  • Yen Sun to take cautious approach about Volkswagen emissions scandal

    Before Going to Press | 6h 49min ago

  • Compal to establish healthcare business unit in 2016

    Before Going to Press | 6h 51min ago

  • PCB maker Compeq sees revenues reach new high in September

    Before Going to Press | 6h 52min ago

  • Taiwan makers show revenue declines for 3Q15

    Before Going to Press | 6h 52min ago

  • Fingerprint sensors set to see growing adoption among Android phones

    Before Going to Press | 6h 52min ago

  • Holtek showcases 32-bit MCUs for IoT

    Before Going to Press | 6h 53min ago

  • Maanshan Electronics Expo to open on October 30

    Before Going to Press | 6h 53min ago

  • Microsoft Surface Book may bring more pressure to notebook vendors

    Before Going to Press | 8h 28min ago

  • Microsoft launches 3 Windows 10 smartphones

    Before Going to Press | 8h 29min ago

  • Taiwan market: HTC unveils mid-range Desire 728 dual-SIM

    Before Going to Press | 8h 30min ago

  • Tianma to be main supplier of panels for new Asustek notebooks

    Before Going to Press | 8h 46min ago

  • AUO announces management adjustments

    Before Going to Press | 8h 47min ago

  • GLT reports record-high revenues for 3Q15

    Before Going to Press | 9h 11min ago

  • Taiwan sees decreased September export value, says MOF

    Before Going to Press | 9h 19min ago

  • Digitimes Research: Nichia tops LED packaging firms in 1H15 revenues

    Before Going to Press | 9h 20min ago

  • Yageo, Chilisin report increased September revenues

    Before Going to Press | 9h 20min ago

  • Macronix, Winbond post flat September revenues

    Before Going to Press | 9h 21min ago

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