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Taiwan 4Q13 economic growth rate upward adjusted to 2.95%, says DGBAS

Feb 19, 14:24

Taiwan's economic growth rate in the fourth quarter of 2013 has been upward adjusted from 2.92% estimated in January 2014 to 2.95%, according to estimates released by the Directorate...

Silicon reclaim wafer market increases 14% in 2013, says SEMI

Feb 19, 12:55

The worldwide reclaim wafer market is estimated at US$460 million in 2013 and is forecast to reach US$493 million by 2015, according to SEMI. Both revenues and number of wafers reclaimed...

Taiwan market: Xiaomi may win fifth smartphone vendor ranking in local market

Feb 19, 12:52

China-based Xiaomi Technology is likely to win the fifth place in smartphone vendor rankings in the Taiwan market soon thanks to strong sales of its Red Rice smartphones, according...

Taiwan market: Asia Pacific Telecom to start 4G operations in 4Q14, says CNA

Newswatch - Feb 18, 15:03

Asia Pacific Telecom, one of the six next-generation (4G) mobile communication licensees in Taiwan, will begin commercial operations in the fourth quarter of 2014, the Central...

Taiwan cell makers looking to answer charges in US PV anti-dumping probe

Feb 18, 13:58

A US anti-dumping investigation is targeting PV modules imported from China. However, because Taiwan crystalline silicon solar cell makers generally are suppliers for China-based...

Digitimes Research: Taiwan ODMs to see decreased 1Q14 digital camera shipments

Feb 18, 10:54

Taiwan-based ODMs Ability Enterprise, Altek, Foxconn Electronics (Hon Hai Precision Industry) and Asia Optical will ship a total of 2.762 million digital cameras in the first quarter...

Taiwan market: Chunghwa Telecom aims to kick off 4G operation in July

Feb 17, 20:31

Chunghwa Telecom (CHT), among the six next-generation (4G) mobile communication licensees, aims to start commercial operation in July 2014 and is expected to be the first one to do...

Digitimes Research: Taiwan top foundries combined revenues to drop 6% in 1Q14

Feb 17, 16:21

Taiwan's top-three IC foundries will see their combined revenues drop 6.2% sequentially in the first quarter of 2014, due to seasonal factors and continued inventory adjustments at...

China crucial to global DIY market, say Taiwan motherboard makers

Feb 17, 16:01

The China market occupied about 40% of global DIY motherboard shipments in 2013 and 60% of shipments to China were for sale in smaller cities or towns, according to Taiwan-based motherboard...

Taiwan market: Samsung, Apple, HTC, Sony Mobile together occupy nearly two-thirds of smartphone sales

Feb 14, 15:59

Samsung Electronics, Apple, HTC and Sony Mobile Communications are the four largest smartphone vendors in the Taiwan market, with a combined market share of nearly two thirds in terms...

Digitimes Research: Taiwan LCD TV shipments to decline 16% in 1Q14

Feb 14, 15:03

Taiwan-based makers are expected to ship 7.96 million LCD TVs in the first quarter of 2014, down 16.3% sequentially, according to Digitimes Research.

Digitimes Research: Taiwan touch panel makers expect shipment slowdown in 1Q14

Feb 14, 15:01

Taiwan touch panel makers' shipments of handset touch panels dropped 3% in the third quarter of 2013. While shipments did stabilize in the fourth quarter, the makers expect another...

Taiwan NFC market to take off in 3Q15, says Smart Catch

Feb 14, 14:01

Demand for smartphone-based NFC services in the Taiwan market is expected to take off in the third quarter of 2015, according to Taiwan-based TSM (trusted service management) platform...

Taiwan ODMs shipping more servers to end clients

Feb 14, 13:55

Taiwan-based ODMs Quanta Computer, Inventec and Wistron have been shipping more servers to direct accounts such as Microsoft, Google, Amazon and Facebook despite the fact that the...

AMD will not launch Kabini in China, say Taiwan makers

Feb 14, 10:34

AMD is expected to launch its APU platform Kabini at the end of March in emerging markets except China because AMD has already lowered prices for many APU models to compete with Intel...

Taiwan Star Cellular plans to start 4G operations in 3Q14

Feb 13, 14:56

Taiwan Star Cellular, one of the six next-generation (4G) mobile communication licensees in Taiwan, plans to kick off commercial operations in the third quarter of 2014, according...

Taiwan suppliers concerned about competition from China in 2014

Feb 10, 21:39

With Acer rumored to be planning to outsource its tablet OEM orders to China-based makers, Asustek Computer has reportedly also been seeking partnerships with China component makers...

Taiwan January export value down on month, year, says MOF

Feb 10, 20:35

Taiwan recorded total export value of US$24.31 billion for January 2014, decreasing by 7.9% on month and by 5.3% on year, while the corresponding total import value of US$21.34 billion...

LG reportedly looks for compensation from Taiwan panel makers over price-fixing claims

Feb 10, 16:34

LG Electronics is pursuing claims in Korea-based court that Taiwan-based panel makers have fixed LCD pricing, leading to losses for the company, according to media reports.

Taiwan Chinsan to ramp industrial use capacitor shipments in 2014

Feb 10, 15:13

Capacitor maker Taiwan Chinsan Electronic Industrial is expected to ramp up its capacitor shipments to the industrial sector to 15% by year-end 2014 compared to 10% currently, according...

Digitimes Research: Taiwan LCD TV shipments reach 9.51 million units in 4Q13

Feb 10, 14:32

Taiwan-based LCD TV makers' shipments reached 9.51 million units in the fourth quarter of 2013, according to Digitimes Research.

Acer to release tablet OEM orders to China

Feb 10, 10:27

Acer will have China-based OEMs undertake production of its tablets in 2014 to cut costs, according to Taiwan-based supply chain makers.

Taiwan 4Q13 international Internet bandwidth rises to over 1.2Tbps, says TWNIC

Feb 6, 13:51

Taiwan's direct Internet connections with 17 countries (including Hong Kong and Macao) reached a total bandwidth of 1.214Tbps as of the end of the fourth quarter of 2013, increasing...

Taiwan January CPI up on month, year, says DGBAS

Feb 6, 13:49

Taiwan's January 2014 consumer price index (CPI) of 103.19 (2011 as base year) increased 0.24% on month and 0.76% on year, while the corresponding wholesale price index (WPI) of 96.89%...

Toshiba shifting notebook R&D center to Taiwan

Feb 5, 19:50

Toshiba has started shifting its notebook R&D center in Japan to Taiwan and will expand its Taiwan R&D staff of over 100 engineers, according to Taiwan-based notebook supply...

Data centers likely to adopt more Li batteries, say Taiwan makers

Feb 5, 11:02

While more than 80% of UPS (uninterruptible power supply) systems in cloud computing data centers are equipped with lead-acid batteries, use of lithium (Li) batteries is expected...

Taiwan government considering 2.6GHz band for LTE, say telecom carriers

Jan 29, 15:03

The Taiwan government has considered assigning 2.6GHz frequency band units for either operating TD-LTE or TDD LTE and FDD LTE mobile communication services, according to local telecom...

Taiwan market: NCC offers subsidies for digitizing cable TV networks

Jan 29, 12:56

Taiwan's National Communications Commission (NCC) has set aside a budget of NT$410 million (US$13.7 million) to subsidize the digitization of cable TV networks in 2014.

Digitimes Research: Taiwan IC design houses perform strongly in 4Q13

Jan 29, 11:36

Taiwan-based IC design houses performed better than expected in the fourth quarter of 2013, yielding production value of NT$125.01 billion (US$4.12 billion), up 0.5% from the prior...

Taiwan 4Q13 economic growth rate upward adjusted to 2.92%, says DGBAS

Jan 29, 10:06

Taiwan's economic growth rate, on-year growth in GDP, in the fourth quarter of 2013 has been upward adjusted from 1.22% forecast in November 2013 to 2.92%, according to estimates...

DOE to start investigating anti-dumping and anti-subsidy duties for Taiwan PV imports

Jan 29, 09:14

The International Trade Association (ITA), an institute belonging to the US Department of Commerce, has announced it will start investigating anti-dumping and countervailing duties...

Digitimes Research: Taiwan handset shipments to decline 15.4% sequentially in 1Q14

Jan 28, 22:33

Combined handset shipments of Taiwan-based brand vendors and ODMs are expected to slide 15.4% sequentially in the first quarter of 2014, Digitimes Research has estimated.

Digitimes Research: Taiwan ODMs see notebook demand recovery in 4Q13

Jan 28, 12:20

Although top vendor Lenovo continued to reduce its notebook outsourcing to Taiwan makers in line with its policy of increasing in-house production, recovering demand in the market...

Digitimes Research: Taiwan small- to medium-size panel shipments to drop in 1Q14

Jan 27, 14:16

Taiwan panel makers' small- to medium-size panel shipments are expected to reach 338 million units in first-quarter 2014, down 8.2% on quarter and down 3.3% on year, according to...

Samsung cuts target notebook shipments to 7 million units for 2014

Jan 27, 14:14

Samsung Electronics has set a goal of shipping seven million notebooks globally in 2014, a reduction of 41.67% from the 12 million units shipped in 2013, and will no longer launch...

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    Before Going to Press | 1h 21min ago

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    Before Going to Press | 1h 34min ago

  • LCD equipment makers to see order visibility improve in 2014

    Before Going to Press | 1h 53min ago

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    Before Going to Press | 2h 1min ago

  • NCC delays approval of Ambit Microsystems 4G plans on national security concerns

    Before Going to Press | 2h 2min ago

  • Taiwan market: Cable TV digitization ratio over 50% in 1Q14, says NCC

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    Asustek ZenFone series

    Asustek Computer has unveiled in Las Vegas its latest product lineup including the Intel-based entry-level ZenFone smartphone series, the new PadFone mini smartphone, the PadFone...

    Photo: Digitimes, Jan 7.

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    Hiachieve eWonderPad tablet PC

    Taiwan-based Hiachieve Digital Technology, which provide digital contents for education purposes, has launched an education-specific tablet PC, the eWonderPad, with cloud computing...

    Photo: Company, Nov 26.

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    Samsung BX2231 21.5-inch LED monitor

    Samsung Electronics has introduced an LED-backlit LCD monitor, the BX2231, in the Taiwan market. The BX2231 features 2ms response time, 5 mega:1 contrast ratio, 1,920x1,080 resolution...

    Photo: company, Oct 7.

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    Garmin-Asus Nuvifone A10 smartphone

    Garmin-Asus has launched the Android-based Nuvifone A10 smartphone in Taiwan. Asustek Computer vice president and general manager of mobile device business, Bensen Lin, pointed...

    Photo: Company, Sep 16.

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    Optoma 3D ready projector, the DS512

    Optoma Technology has introduced four new front projectors, including three 3D ready models in Taiwan market. The DS512 projector features DLP Link technology, 120Hz 3D projection,...

    Photo: company, Sep 14.

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