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Image sensor market to post record year in 2010, says IC Insights

Jun 22, 12:05

With demand for digital cameras, camera phones, and machine-vision systems recovering, sales of image-sensor devices are forecast to grow 31% in 2010 and will reach a new record high...

I-Chiun to set up fourth plant in China; Arima Opto to reduce capital

Jun 18, 14:50

The board of directors of LED leadframe maker I-Chiun Precision Industry has decided to invest US$2.5 million to set up a production plant in Jiangmen of Guangdong Province, China,...

Taiwan to hold two international optoelectronics shows

Jun 8, 15:55

The Display Taiwan 2010 show focusing on the latest display technologies and the Photonics Festival in Taiwan 2010 featuring LED lighting will take place concurrently in Taipei from...

AUO, CMI to reelect boards of directors in June

Jun 2, 14:53

AU Optronics (AUO) and HannStar Display are both scheduled to hold board of directors meetings on June 18, while the board of directors of Chimei Innolux (CMI) will hold a meeting...

G-Tech to establish 6G production line

May 27, 15:58

Taiwan-based optical glass processing service provider G-Tech Optoelectronics (GTOC), a member of the Foxconn (Hon Hai) Group, plans to establish a 6G production line and expects...

Makers of optoelectronics PCBs raise prices by 5-10% in May

May 12, 11:34

Some optoelectronics board vendors such as Tripod Technology have raised their quotes by 5-10% in May due to increased material costs and tight capacity, according to industry sour...

Arima Optoelectronics reports losses for 1Q10

May 4, 11:35

Taiwan-based LED epitaxial wafer and chipmaker Arima Optoelectronics suffered a negative gross margin of 36.6%, net operating loss of NT$148 million (US$4.6 million) and net loss...

Chimei Innolux CEO reportedly to meet TPV president in mid-April

Apr 14, 10:18

Chimei Innolux Corporation (CMI) chairman Hsing C Tuan reportedly will visit TPV Technology president Jason Hsuan in mid-April though the two firms have already turned from partners...

Young Fast March revenues up over 50% sequentially

Apr 9, 15:25

Taiwan-based touch panel maker Young Fast Optoelectronics has posted revenues of NT$1.58 billion (US$50.09 million) for March, up 51.3% sequentially and 80.52% on year.

AUO to surpass Chimei Innolux in LTPS capacity, says Digitimes Research

Apr 6, 14:58

Low temperature polysilicon (LTPS) capacity of AU Optronics (AUO) will surpass that of Chimei Innolux Corporation (CIC) after the acquisition of AFPD, a subsidiary of Toshiba Mobile...

Arima Optoelectronics to downsize capital by 25%

Mar 31, 15:58

Arima Optoelectronics, a Taiwan-based maker of LED epitaxial wafers and chips, on March 30 announced the reduction in its paid-in capital by NT$920.31 million (US$28.8 million) or...

China likely to approve investment proposals from global top-4 LCD panel makers, say sources

Mar 25, 15:24

China is expected to approve investment proposals submitted by the global top-four LCD panel makers - Samsung Electronics, LG Display (LGD), AU Optronics (AUO) and Chimei Innolux...

CMO starts 8.5G production

Mar 12, 16:12

Chi Mei Optoelectronics (CMO) has started production at its 8.5G plant and will see actual products in April, and the plant will have a monthly capacity of 24,000 substrates by the...

Optoelectronics PCB maker TPT to report strong January

Feb 10, 16:31

With demand from panel and DRAM module customers picking up, Taiwan PCB Techvest (TPT) stands a good chance of reporting double-digit sales growth sequentially for January, according...

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...

Young Fast sees December revenues drop almost 30% sequentially

Jan 8, 14:49

Taiwan touch panel maker Young Fast Optoelectronics has posted revenues of NT$1.02 billion (US$32.01 million) for December, down 27.93% sequentially from NT$1.41 billion, but up 88.32%...

Innolux, Compal aim to ship around 6 million LCD TVs in 2010

Jan 8, 10:52

Innolux Display, set to merge with Chi Mei Optoelectronics (CMO) and TPO Display in April, expects to ship over six million LCD TVs in 2010, while Compal Electronics expects to ship...

Optoelectronics PCB makers see strong orders for 1Q10

Dec 31, 12:21

Taiwan PCB Techvest (TPT), Tripod Technology and Dynamic Electronics, have all reported that orders for optoelectronics PCBs remain strong for the first quarter of 2010 driven by...

Strong China LCD TV market pushes optoelectronics PCB demand

G-Tech to start glass production at STSP plant in February 2010

Dec 28, 14:46

Taiwan-based optical glass processing service provider G-Tech Optoelectronics, in which Foxconn Electronics (Hon Hai Precision Industry) owns a major stake, will start production...

PVI to significantly expand EPD capacity in 2010

Dec 28, 11:49

Prime View International (PVI) plans to expand its electrophoretic display (EPD) capacity in 2010 by three to four times the volume in 2009, according to company chairman, Scott Li...

AUO ranks top for global netbook panel shipments in November

Dec 25, 14:57

AU Optronics (AUO) was the global number-one netbook panel supplier in November with shipments reaching one million units, according to market sources.

AUO, CMO urge Taiwan to lift ban, as Korea lets Samsung, LGD set up LCD plants in China

Dec 25, 14:37

AU Optronics (AUO) chairman KY Lee has indicated that the company has completed preparations for building LCD plants in China and is only waiting for the Taiwan government to lift...

Optoelectronics PCB maker TPT to increase capacity; aims to become top-5 PCB maker in Taiwan

Dec 16, 14:13

Taiwan PCB Techvest (TPT) expects to see its monthly capacity of optoelectronics PCBs reach six million square feet in two years on strong growth of LED TVs and to become the top-five...

CMO agrees to pay US$220 million fine in US anti-trust probe

Dec 10, 10:18

Taiwan-based LCD panel maker Chi Mei Optoelectronics (CMO) today announced that it has entered into a plea agreement with the US Department of Justice (DOJ), agreeing to pay a fine...

Arima Opto to set up LED chip joint-venture in China

Dec 9, 11:32

Taiwan-based LED epitaxial wafer and chip maker Arima Optoelectronics Corporation (AOC) on December 8 announced the establishment of a joint-venture to make high-brightness LED chips...

Young Fast November 2009 revenues more than double on year

Dec 8, 16:24

Taiwan touch panel maker Young Fast Optoelectronics has posted November 2009 revenues of NT$1.42 billion, an decrease of 9.22% sequentially from NT$1.56 billion, but an increase of...

CMO-Innolux merger schedule to be announced after Jan 6

Stockwatch - Dec 1, 16:54

Chi Mei Optoelectronics (CMO), in the wake of a report speculating that its merger with Innolux Display would take place earlier than expected, has stated that the schedule for the...

TPO president to return to Compal as global COO

Nov 26, 16:06

TPO Displays CEO and president William Chang will return to Compal Electronics as global chief operating officer (COO) after the merger of TPO, Chi Mei Optoelectronics (CMO) and Innolux...

TPO CEO and president William Chang

Taiwan panel makers rise over NT$100 billion in funding in 2009

Nov 24, 16:15

Taiwan TFT-LCD panel makers have raise NT$130 billion (US$4.03 billion) in 2009, including NT$115 billion in syndicated loans by AU Optronics (AUO), Chi Mei Optoelectronics (CMO)...

TPV says relationship with CMO unchanged

Nov 17, 11:43

TPV Technology has maintained that the company has no plans to alter its strategic relationship with Chi Mei Optoelectronics (CMO), and CMO has agreed that it will continue to supply...

PCB maker Dynamic 4Q09 revenues to drop 10% sequentially

Nov 11, 14:10

PCB maker Dynamic Electronics expects revenues for the fourth quarter of 2009 to slide 10% sequentially, as demand from the notebook and TFT LCD sectors has slowed down on seasonality,...

Optoelectronics PCB maker TPT to see strong 1Q10

Nov 11, 14:07

Taiwan PCB Techvest (TPT) estimates revenues for the first quarter of 2010 to remain flat sequentially, bucking seasonal trends, according to the company. TPT saw October 2009 revenues...

CMO, HannStar, Innolux see weaker sales in October

Nov 10, 14:16

TFT-LCD panel makers Chi Mei Optoelectronics (CMO), HannStar Display and Innolux Display have reported that their October revenues declined sequentially due to seasonality.

China-based BOE and Taiwan equipment suppliers sign letter of intent for 8.5G LCD fab

Nov 6, 12:41

The Taiwan Optoelectronic and Semiconductors Equipment Association (TOSEA) and China-based panel maker BOE Technology signed a letter of intent (LOI) on November 5 in Taipei that...

TOSEA signs equipment purchase agreement with China-based BOE in Taipei

Taiwan LED chipmakers expanding capacity on strong backlight demand

Nov 3, 12:26

The total blue LED chip capacity of Taiwan-based LED chipmakers Epistar, Formosa Epitaxy, Tekcore, Arima Optoelectronics, Genesis Photonics and Huga Optotech is expected to increase...

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