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Taiwan market: Oppo launches R9s

Dec 8, 13:48

China-based smartphone vendor Oppo has launched its R9s smartphone in the Taiwan market, targeting the mid-range segment with a price tag of NT$14,990 (US$473) unlocked.

Prices of 12-inch blank wafers to rise 10-20% in 1Q17

Dec 8, 10:43

Chipmakers including Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (TSMC), United Microelectronics (UMC) and Micron Technology have been informed by their upstream suppliers that prices...

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Taiwan November export value down on month, up on year, says MOF

Dec 7, 22:09

Taiwan recorded total export value of US$25.34 billion for November 2016, decreasing 5.3% on month but increasing 12.1% on year, while the corresponding total import value of US$21.07...

TSMC orders equipment for NT$16 billion

Stockwatch - Dec 7, 21:56

Pure-play foundry Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (TSMC) has spent a total of NT$16.05 billion (US$504.6 million) on equipment from five suppliers, according to recent...

China, Taiwan PERC P-type solar cell makers consider adoption of N-type IBC, HJT technologies

Dec 7, 15:23

China- and Taiwan-based PERC (passivated emitter and rear cell) P-type monocrystalline silicon solar cell makers, because energy conversion rates for such solar cells are difficult...

TSMC to build new plant for 5nm and newer processes

Dec 7, 11:33

Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (TSMC) has outlined its investment schedule for 5nm and more advanced node manufacturing, including plans to build a new manufacturing site...

Mechanical Technology R&D Center to cooperate with SLM Solutions Group

Dec 6, 15:28

The Mechanical Technology Research and Development Center under National Cheng Kung University, southern Taiwan, on December 5 signed an MoU with SLM Solutions Group AG, a Germany-based...

Taiwan November CPI down on month, up on year, says DGBAS

Dec 6, 13:45

Taiwan's November 2016 consumer price index (CPI) of 106.53 (2011 as base year) decreased 0.43% on month but increased 1.97% on year, while the corresponding wholesale price index...

Taiwan market: Mitac launches smart wrist band

Dec 2, 16:13

GPS navigation device vendor Mitac International has launched MiVia Essential 350, a smart wrist band, in the Taiwan market for sale at NT$3,990 (US$125).

Delta, Furukawa land heat-pipe orders from LG, say Taiwan makers

Dec 2, 16:03

Following Samsung Electronics' adoption of heat-pipes for its Galaxy S7 and Galaxy Note 7, Korea-based LG Electronics reportedly is also planning to adopt heat-pipes for smartphones...

Taiwan market: Huawei to launch MateBook in 2017

Dec 1, 11:53

Huawei Technologies will launch MateBook, a 2-in-1 notebook/tablet hybrid model, in the Taiwan market in 2017, according to the company's Taiwan sales agent XunWei Tech.

Taiwan market: Lenovo unveils Moto Z, Moto Z Play

Nov 30, 21:48

Lenovo has announced that it will cooperate with Chunghwa Telecom (CHT) and Senao International to promote two of its smartphones, the Moto Z and Moto Z Play, in the Taiwan market...

Lenovo introducing the Moto Z devices

Taiwan ShouDe International unveils toddler-care robot

Nov 30, 14:21

Digital intelligent security system provider Taiwan ShouDe International Electronics has unveiled ibotn, a toddler-care mini robot, for launch in the Taiwan and China markets by the...

Toddler-care robot ibotn

Foxconn to distribute high year-end bonus to employees in Taiwan

Newswatch - Nov 30, 11:13

Foxconn Electronics (Hon Hai Precision Industry) plans to distribute a total of 126 million shares to about 7,500 employees working in Taiwan as year-end bonuses. The shares will...

Taiwan market: Huawei introduces Mate 9, Mate 9 Pro

Newswatch - Nov 29, 22:05

Huawei has unveiled its latest flagship smartphones, the Huawei Mate 9 and Mate 9 Pro, in the Taiwan market, with the Mate 9 to be available at NT$22,900 (US$719) early December and...

Taiwan market: Samsung appoints new head for mobile business unit

Nov 29, 15:53

Samsung Taiwan has announced the promotion of Randy Lee to serve as deputy general manager of its mobile communications business unit. Lee will be responsible for marketing of Samsung's...

Digitimes Research: Taiwan top foundries to enjoy particularly strong 4Q16

Nov 29, 14:21

Taiwan's top-three IC foundries will see their combined revenues drop only 0.6% sequentially in the fourth quarter of 2016 indicating a particularly strong fourth quarter, according...

Taiwan 3Q16 international Internet bandwidth stands at 1.777Tbps, says TWNIC

Nov 29, 11:16

Taiwan's direct Internet connection with 15 countries (including Hong Kong and Macao) reached total bandwidth of 1.777Tbps as of the end of third-quarter 2016, increasing 0.42% on...

Taiwan market: Seiko Epson launches Epson Pulsense PS-100

Nov 29, 11:09

Seiko Epson has launched Epson Pulsense PS-100, a wrist band for 24-hour monitoring of heart rates and activities, in the Taiwan market at a recommended retail price of NT$3,990...

Taiwan market: Acer sees desktop shipment growth in 2016

Nov 28, 22:29

Despite Taiwan's weakening PC sales, Acer Taiwan still managed to achieve increased desktop sales in the country, boosting its share of the Taiwan desktop market from 25% previously...

Digitimes Research: Taiwan server revenues may reach NT$600 billion in 2017

Nov 28, 16:31

A recently published Digitimes Research Special Report notes that combined revenues from Taiwan-based makers' server motherboards, servers, storage and network equipment are expected...

Panasonic developing V2P technology

Nov 28, 15:54

Under the Japan government's program of promoting application of information and communication technologies to next-generation ITS (intelligent transportation system), Panasonic is...

International Conference on Connected Car and Intelligent Transportation System

Taiwan 3Q16 economic growth estimated at 2.03%, says DGBAS

Nov 28, 13:09

Taiwan's economic growth rate for the third quarter of 2016 is estimated at 2.03%, adjusted 0.04pp from the forecast made in August 2016, according to the Directorate General of Budget,...

LED industry still seeing hardships, says Nichia Taiwan president

Nov 25, 16:23

Despite rebounding prices for LED products, development of the LED industry still faces problems due to overcapacity, according to president Dai Zhen-jia for Nichia Taiwan.

Nichia Taiwan president Dai Zhen-jia (center)

Taiwan draws up 2017-2025 national digital development plan

Nov 25, 16:21

The Taiwan government has drawn up a plan for national digital development during 2017-2025, dubbed DIGI+, with goals of attaining a digital economy valued at NT$6.5 trillion (US$205...

Taiwan market: 4G mobile Internet-access download speeds average 49.44Mbps in 2Q16, says NCC

Nov 25, 11:52

In the Taiwan market, 4G mobile Internet-access services reached an average download speed of 49.44Mbps and an average upload speed of 20.44Mbps in the second quarter of 2016, according...

Adata disposes of Nanya shares

Stockwatch - Nov 24, 22:13

Adata Technology has announced plans to sell all its Nanya Technology shares, with the total transaction estimated at NT$333.46 million (US$10.45 million), according to a company...

Taiwan market: Smartphone shipments up slightly in October

Newswatch - Nov 24, 15:56

A total of 722,000 smartphones were sold in the Taiwan market in October, increasing 5% from the previous month, according to data compiled by local retail channels.

Taiwan solar cell makers face solar-grade monocrystalline wafer shortages

Nov 24, 15:18

Taiwan-based high-efficiency PERC (passivated emitter and rear cell) monocrystalline silicon solar cell makers have seen orders increase in the fourth quarter, but face short supply...

Apple to add 10.5-inch models to iPad series in 2017, say Taiwan makers

Nov 24, 10:51

Apple, in addition to existing 7.9-inch iPad mini, 9.7-inch iPad and 12.9-inch iPad Pro, will launch 10.5-inch iPad in 2017, with production to begin in December, according to Taiwan-based...

Digitimes Research: Taiwan makers to ship over 20 million LCD monitors in 4Q16

Nov 23, 22:19

Taiwan-based ODMs and OBMs will together ship 20.158 million LCD monitors in the fourth quarter of 2016, decreasing 2.5% on quarter and 5.3% on year and accounting for 65.2% of the...

Taiwan makers poised to use IR LED in biometrics

Nov 23, 21:59

Taiwan-based epitaxial wafer and chip makers and LED packaging service providers have developed IR LED chips or devices for biometric applications, mainly iris and facial recognition,...

Taiwan October manufacturing production index up, says MOEA

Nov 23, 21:34

Taiwan recorded a manufacturing production index (2011 as base year) of 110.97 for October 2016, increasing 2.10% on month and 5.67% on year, according to statistics released by the...

Taiwan market: Canon unveils EOS M5

Nov 23, 14:57

Canon has unveiled EOS M5, a digital mirrorless interchangeable-lens camera (MILC), for launch in the Taiwan market, according to Canon Marketing (Taiwan).

Canon EOS M5

Taiwan market: Lenovo to launch Moto Z-series smartphones

Nov 23, 11:28

Lenovo has announced that it will introduce its Moto Z-series smartphones and related accessories, Moto Mods, into the Taiwan market on November 30 - a move, which will mark the reentry...

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