News tagged merger
Last update: Friday 10 May 2013 [151 news items]
UMC to buy Hejian shares for US$87 million
Stockwatch - Mar 17, 15:57
Taiwan-based pure-play foundry United Microelectronics Corporation (UMC) plans to acquire an up to 30% stake in its China-based counterpart Hejian Technology, with a total transaction...
MediaTek, Ralink to merge via share swap
Mar 16, 16:05
MediaTek on March 16 announced that the company has finalized its merger agreement with Ralink Technology through a share swap of one share for 3.15 shares of Ralink, making MediaTek...
AUO subsidiary Darwin to merge with BriView
Feb 25, 01:25
AU Optronics (AUO) backlight unit (BLU) subsidiary Darwin Precisions has announced plans to merge with BriView Electronics, also a subsidiary of AUO, with a exchange ratio of one...
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.
InfoExplorer to merge with two fellow companies
Feb 8, 16:54
InfoExplorer, a Taiwan-based information system developer and IT management consultant, will merge with Taiwan-based fellow companies e-ToYou International and International Integrated...
Asustek expects a slight drop in 1Q11 revenues
Jan 25, 01:10
Asustek Computer CFO David Chang recently pointed out that the company's revenues in the fourth quarter of 2010 met expectation though total was not a record as hoped. As for the...
Dynapack and Celxpert cancel merger plans
Dec 16, 15:08
Taiwan-based notebook battery makers Dynapack International Technology and Celxpert Energy, on December 15, announced the cancellation of their merger plans and will void their stock...
Ardentec denies merger with STATS ChipPAC
Stockwatch - Dec 3, 12:35
Wafer probing service provider Ardentec has denied a Chinese-language Economic Daily News (EDN) report indicating STATS ChipPAC has approached it to discuss a merger, according...
UMC to terminate merger deal with Hejian
Nov 19, 01:05
United Microelectronics Corporation's (UMC) board of directors has decided to terminate the company's merger agreement with Hejian Technology, according to the Taiwan-based contract...
Verigy, LTX-Credence to merge
Nov 19, 01:00
Verigy and LTX-Credence on November 18 announced that they have entered into a definitive merger agreement. The combined company, to be called Verigy, will feature a portfolio of...
AUO declines comment on merger reports
Stockwatch - Nov 17, 01:10
AU Optronics (AUO) has declined to comment on a Chinese-language Economic Daily News (EDN) report that it is planning to merge with fellow panel manufacturer Chunghwa Picture...
WPG completes merger with Yosun
Nov 16, 01:45
IC distributor WPG has officially merged with Yosun Industrial on November 15 and has begun operations on a paid-in capital of NT$14.53 billion (US$480 million). After the merger,...
SCSC denies reports of GET merger
Nov 12, 01:15
San Chih Semiconductor (SCSC) has denied reports of a merger with Green Energy Technology (GET). The two companies are both under the Tatong business group. SCSC pointed out that...
Dynapack-Celxpert merger postponed
Nov 2, 16:03
Taiwan-based notebook battery makers Dynapack International Technology and Celxpert Energy were originally planning to complete their merger on December 31, but as the two firms are...
WPG to see 6-10% growth in 4Q10 sales
Oct 29, 01:55
IC distributor WPG Holdings expects fourth-quarter 2010 consolidated revenues to be between NT$71 billion (US$2.3 billion) and NT$74 billion, up 6-10% on quarter and hitting a company...
CMI to merge Chi Mei Energy
Oct 1, 01:35
Chimei Innolux (CMI) will merge with Chi Mei Energy effective on November 1. Chi Mei Energy, a maker of thin-film solar modules, was originally under Chi Mei Optoelectronics (CMO),...
Wintek, Mildex deny merger rumors, says paper
Newswatch - Sep 24, 14:27
Wintek and fellow touch panel maker Mildex Optical have denied rumors reported by Economic Daily News (EDN) on September 24, indicating that Wintek will acquire Mildex.
Grace names new president and CEO
Sep 14, 16:33
China's Grace Semiconductor has announced that its board of directors has approved the resignation of company president and CEO Ulrich Schumacher. The board decided to have executive...
FTC approves WPG-Yosun merger
Aug 13, 11:09
Taiwan's Fair Trade Commission (FTC) has given a green light on the planned merger between two leading IC distributors, WPG Group and Yosun Industrial. The merger, which is to take...
Dynapack to merge with Celxpert
Aug 6, 14:42
Dynapack International Technology and Celxpert Energy, Taiwan's second and third-largest notebook battery makers respectively, will merge through a stock swap of one Dynapack share...
Chipbond 2Q10 revenues beat guidance
Jul 12, 16:45
Major Taiwan-based driver IC packaging and testing house Chipbond Technology saw revenues soar 83.5% sequentially in the second quarter of 2010. The significant rise was higher than...
CMI sees smooth merger, says CEO
Jun 30, 14:58
Chimei Innolux, which was formed in March through a merger of Chi Mei Optoelectrionics (CMO), Innolux Display and TPO Displays, has seen relatively smooth integration of the three...
FET to acquire 100% stake in Sparq for merger
Jun 28, 11:20
Far EasTone Telecommunications (FET), one of the three largest mobile telecom carriers in Taiwan, on June 25 announced it will have its wholly owned subsidiary, Yuan Cing Infocomm...