News tagged packaging and testing
Last update: Tuesday 3 May 2016 [841 news items]
ASE announces spin-off of subsidiary USI
Jan 15, 23:16
The board of directors of Advanced Semiconductor Engineering (ASE) on January 15 passed resolutions to spin off its subsidiary Universal Scientific Industrial (USI), as part of an...
ChipMOS 4Q14 sales meet guidance
Jan 12, 22:58
Consolidated revenues at ChipMOS Technologies came to about NT$5.8 billion (US$183.4 million) in the fourth quarter of 2014, down 0.2% on quarter but up 18.5% on year.
STATS ChipPAC to relocate China plant
Jan 6, 15:48
STATS ChipPAC has announced plans to relocate the company's wholly-owned subsidiary, STATS ChipPAC Shanghai (SCC), to a new manufacturing site in China.
PTI January-November sales rise 7%
Stockwatch - Dec 10, 11:08
Memory-IC packaging and testing house Powertech Technology (PTI) saw its cumulative 2014 sales through November increase 7% from a year earlier to NT$36.86 billion (US$1.18 billion)...
ASE November sales stay high
Stockwatch - Dec 10, 10:43
Advanced Semiconductor Engineering (ASE) has reported consolidated sales for November decreased 4.8% from a record high posted in the previous month. Sales for the first 11 months...
ChipMOS 2015 capex to stay flat
Nov 27, 15:30
ChipMOS Technologies, which specializes in assembly and test services for LCD driver ICs and memory chips, is expected to maintain its 2015 capex at near 2014 levels, according to...
ChipMOS posts revenue and profit growth in 3Q14
Nov 17, 10:59
ChipMOS Technologies Taiwan has reported growth in both revenues and profits for the third quarter of 2014. The IC backend house expects fourth-quarter sales to register flat growth...
ChipMOS Taiwan, Thailin to merge
Nov 13, 10:06
ChipMOS Technologies (Bermuda) announced on November 12 that its board of directors has approved a plan to merge its subsidiaries ChipMOS Taiwan and Thailin Semiconductor. The board...
China firm in talks to buy STATS ChipPAC
Nov 7, 10:49
Jiangsu Changjiang Electronics Technology has made a non-binding proposal to STATS ChipPAC to acquire all the shares in STATS ChipPAC on a fully diluted basis for an aggregate purchase...
PTI sees profits up 146% on year in 3Q14
Oct 29, 12:01
IC backend service company Powertech Technology (PTI) has reported net profits of NT$958 million (US$31.52 million) for the third quarter of 2014, up 6.6% from the previous quarter...
ASE reports strong sales for September
Newswatch - Oct 9, 12:26
Advanced Semiconductor Engineering (ASE) saw its revenues gain 22.5% on month and 25.8% on year to reach an all-time high of NT$25.65 billion (US$843.03 million) for September.
IC testing firm Ardentec to ramp capacity by 50%
Aug 20, 15:21
Wafer and mixed-signal IC testing service company Ardentec has completed construction of a new cleanroom measuring 4,300 square meters. Utilizing the new cleanroom, Ardentec will...
ChipMOS to take a 19% share of JMC Electronics
Aug 14, 10:33
LCD driver IC backend service company ChipMOS Technologies will take up a 19% stake of COF (chip on film) substrate provider JMC Electronics, a subsidiary of Chang Wah Electromaterials,...
KYEC reports revenue gains for July
Newswatch - Aug 6, 21:58
IC backend service company King Yuan Electronics (KYEC) has reported revenues of NT$1.5 billion (US$50.04 million) for July, increasing 4.5% from the previous month and 15.3% from...
SPIL looks to flat performance in 3Q14
Jul 31, 11:54
IC backend service provider Siliconware Precision Industries (SPIL) expects its sales to stay flat in the third quarter of 2014 due to inventory adjustments at the non-Apple camp,...
ASE posts EPS of NT$0.64 for 2Q14
Jul 30, 21:57
Advanced Semiconductor Engineering (ASE) posted net profits of NT$5.09 billion (US$169.89 million) for the second quarter of 2014, up 48% from a quarter earlier. The earnings translated...
ASE 2Q14 revenues meet market expectations
Newswatch - Jul 9, 15:09
Advanced Semiconductor Engineering (ASE) has reported revenues of NT$58.62 billion (US$1.96 billion) for the second quarter of 2014, an increase of 7.2% on quarter and 15.5% on year...
SPIL revenues hit new high in June
Newswatch - Jul 8, 14:03
Siliconware Precision Industries (SPIL) saw its revenues gain 3.5% sequentially and 28% on year to an all-time high of NT$7.68 billion (US$256.61 million) in June, according to the...
ASE optimistic about 2H14
Jun 26, 14:39
Advanced Semiconductor Engineering (ASE) is optimistic about its business prospects for the second half of 2014 as current demand for IC backend services is still outpacing the industry's...
STATS ChipPAC puts up for sale
Jun 25, 10:40
STATS ChipPAC, the world's fourth-largest IC backend service company, has put itself up for sale with Advanced Semiconductor Engineering (ASE), Changjiang Electronics Technology,...
KYEC to hike 2014 capital expenditure
Jun 17, 15:21
Wafer testing service provider King Yuan Electronics (KYEC) plans to increase its capex budget for 2014 from NT$5 billion (US$166 million) to NT$6 billion to expand testing capacity...
Niching sees revenues up in May
Jun 11, 15:51
IC packaging material and tool distributor Niching Industrial has reported revenues of NT$101 million (US$3.37 million) for May, up 20% on month and 45% on year. May's sales were...
SPIL revenues set new record in May
Newswatch - Jun 5, 11:57
IC backend service company Siliconware Precision Industries (SPIL) saw its consolidated revenues hit a new high for the second straight month in May, totaling NT$7.42 billion (US$246.92...
ASE revenues down slightly on month in April
Newswatch - May 8, 11:44
Advanced Semiconductor Engineering (ASE) has reported revenues of NT$19.02 billion (US$631.5 million) for April, down 4.3% sequentially but up 13.8% on year. For the first four months...
SPIL April revenues hit all time high
Newswatch - May 6, 14:47
IC backend service company Siliconware Precision Industries (SPIL) saw its consolidated revenues rise 5.6% sequentially and 21.4% on year to a record high of NT$6.82 billion (US$226.56...
PTI to acquire Nepes in Singapore
May 2, 10:44
Powertec Technology (PTI) announced on April 29 that it has entered into a share purchase agreement with Nepes to acquire Nepes Pte Ltd (NPL) in Singapore.
ASE looks to 6% sequential revenue gains in 2Q14
Apr 28, 13:40
Advanced Semiconductor Engineering (ASE) expects its revenues to grow 6% sequentially in the second quarter of 2014, up from NT$54.7 billion (US$1.81 billion) posted in the previous...