News tagged merger
Last update: Wednesday 18 March 2015 [179 news items]
Silicon Motion, 3S deny merger rumor
Mar 23, 14:53
Flash controller suppliers Silicon Motion Technology and Solid State System (3S) have both dismissed recent rumors that the two companies would merge.
Commentary: WPG-Yosun merger a win-win deal
Mar 22, 16:20
WPG Holdings and Yosun Industrial, Asia's largest and second largest IC distributors, announced their merger at a right time, which is expected to consolidate operations of both companies...
CMO, Innolux, TPO complete merger
Mar 19, 16:13
Chimei Innolux Corporation (CIC) - the entity merging Chi Mei Optoelectronics (CMO), Innolux Display and TPO Displays - was officially established on March 18, with Hsing C Tuan,...
Foxconn denies it will invest in Amtran
Stockwatch - Mar 16, 15:59
Foxconn Electronics (Hon Hai Precision Industry) has dismissed a recent Chinese-language media report in Taiwan that claimed the EMS giant was mulling acquiring a 40% stake in Amtran...
Amtran silent on merger rumors
Mar 12, 15:44
Taiwan-based LCD TV maker Amtran Technology has declined to respond to recent rumors that Foxconn Electronics (Hon Hai Precision Industry) will merge with Amtran.
Ralink and TrendChip enter into merger agreement
Mar 12, 14:51
Taiwan-based WLAN chip maker Ralink Technology and sDSL CPE chipset supplier TrendChip Technologies have announced that a merger agreement has been approved by their boards of dire...
Raydium February 2010 revenues drop 16%
Mar 10, 16:26
LCD driver IC maker Raydium Semiconductor reported revenues of NT$688 million (US$21.64 million) in February, down 16% on month. The company has increased its wafer starts with foundries...
Rumor says Ralink and TrendChip to merge
Newswatch - Mar 3, 14:01
Ralink Technology may merge with TrendChip Technologies, according to market rumors. Both companies declined to comment on the speculation, while shares of the two companies surged...
Innolux to issue over NT$34 billion new shares
Feb 24, 15:38
Taiwan-based LCD panel maker Innolux Display on February 23 announced the issuance of new shares worth NT$34.754 billion (US$1.086 billion), its capital increment due to its merger...
CMO, Innolux, TPO revise merger date again
Feb 9, 16:17
Chi Mei Optoelectronics (CMO), Innolux Display and TPO Displays have rescheduled the date of their merger to March 18 from April 1, the date they set just last week, according to...
Lextar to set up LED subsidiary in China
Feb 2, 15:55
LED epitaxial wafer maker Lextar Electronics, a subsidiary of AU Optronics (AUO), will invest US$20 million to set a subsidiary of its own in Suzhou, eastern China, according to...
HannStar Display swings to losses in 4Q09
Feb 2, 11:51
Taiwan-based TFT-LCD panel maker HannStar Display swung to an operating loss of NT$2.568 billion (US$80.3 million) and net loss of NT$4.304 billion in fourth-quarter 2009, partly...
CMO, Innolux and TPO set new merger schedule
Jan 29, 15:20
Chi Mei Optoelectronics (CMO), Innolux Display and TPO Displays have rescheduled their merger date for April 1, a month later than the date they last set, according to the companie...
Chipbond capex to more than double in 2010
Jan 26, 15:07
Chipbond Technology has set a capex goal of NT$1.5 billion (US$47 million) for 2010 compared to NT$700 million allocated for the previous year, according to company chairman Fei-Jain...
AUO reportedly headhunting talent from CMO
Jan 21, 15:01
AU Optronics (AUO) reportedly has set up an office in southern Taiwan to headhunt talent from Chi Mei Optoelectronics (CMO) ahead of the rival LCD panel maker's merger with Innolux...
Chipbond, IST merger may complete ahead of schedule
Newswatch - Jan 20, 12:17
LCD driver IC packaging house Chipbond Technology has said its merger with International Semiconductor Technology (IST) may be finalized on April 1, 2010 at the earliest. The merger...
CMO, Innolux, TPO merger moves ahead to March 1
Jan 12, 16:42
Taiwan-based Chi Mei Optoelectronics (CMO), Innolux Display and TPO Displays on January 11 decided to push forward the official date for their merger from April 30, 2010 to March...
PTI chairman denies merger rumors
Dec 30, 13:37
Powertech Technology (PTI) chairman DK Tsai has denied rumors that the memory IC packaging and testing house plans to merge with Orient Semiconductor Electronics (OSE), a memory card...
HHNEC-GSMC merger talks proceeding at slow pace
Dec 29, 15:58
Merger talks between Hua Hong NEC (HHNEC) and Grace Semiconductor Manufacturing Corporation (GSMC), which have drawn active involvement from the Shanghai municipal government, are...
Chipbond-IST merger set to complete in June 2010
Stockwatch - Dec 28, 16:34
LCD driver IC packaging house International Semiconductor Technology (IST) has announced that its board of directors on December 25 approved a deal to merge with Chipbond Technology,...
AUO LED affiliates Lextar and LightHouse to merge
Dec 16, 11:07
Taiwan-based LED epitaxial wafer and chipmaker Lextar Electronics on December 15 announced its merger with SMD LED maker LightHouse Technology through a 1:1 stock swap, with the former...
Chipbond and IST announce merger
Dec 7, 17:00
Driver IC packaging houses Chipbond Technology and International Semiconductor Technology (IST) today (December 7) announced a merger through a stock swap.
Chipbond, IST deny merger rumors
Newswatch - Dec 2, 11:47
LCD driver IC packaging and testing houses Chipbond Technology and International Semiconductor Technology (IST) have both dismissed recent rumors that the two companies plan to merge...
AUO rumored to announce merger with CPT on Friday
Dec 1, 11:34
The Taiwan market is buzzing with rumors that LCD panel maker AU Optronics (AUO) will announce a merger with Chunghwa Picture Tubes (CPT) on Friday, December 4, 2009. AUO has responded...