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

Dec 8, 14:16

Taiwan's November 2015 consumer price index (CPI) of 104.47 (2011 as base year) decreased 0.69% on month but increased 0.53% on year, while the corresponding wholesale price index...

Taiwan attractive for setting up data centers due to low power, water costs

Dec 7, 23:42

Google has set up a data center in a coastal industrial park in central Taiwan and Facebook plans to set up a data center beside a high-speed rail station in central Taiwan. In addition,...

Open bids for 2,500-2,600MHz bands end at NT$27.925 billion, says NCC

Dec 7, 23:10

Open-bid competition for 2,500-2,600MHz frequency bands available for 4G mobile communication operations on December 7 closed at a total bidding price of NT$27.925 billion (US$859...

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

Dec 7, 23:09

Taiwan recorded total export value of US$22.13 billion for November 2015, decreasing 7.5% on month and 16.9% on year, while the corresponding total import value of US$18.38 billion...

Taiwan MOEA confirms receipt of TSMC application for 12-inch fab in China

Dec 7, 23:04

The Investment Commission of Taiwan's Ministry of Economic Affairs (MOEA) has confirmed it has received an application submitted by TSMC for establishing a 12-inch wafer manufacturing...

Taiwan LED makers should develop invisible-light LEDs to avoid overcrowded market, says HPL chairman

Dec 4, 16:08

Large-scale price completion from China-based makers in the visible-light LED market has caused product prices to keep falling, resulting in an overcrowded market, according to chairman...

Digitimes Research: Taiwan TV shipments to grow 2.6% in 2016

Dec 4, 12:29

Taiwan TV makers' shipments are expected to reach 35.14 million in 2016, up 2.6% on year, to hold a 16.4% global share of the overall 215 million TVs estimated to ship in the year,...

Production of 5th-generation Apple TV to begin in 1Q16, say Taiwan makers

Dec 4, 11:37

The fifth-generation Apple TV will come into trial production in December and volume production in the first quarter of 2016, with Apple for the first time adopting a heat-dissipation...

Open bids for 2,500-2,600MHz bands increase to NT$27.605 billion, says NCC

Dec 4, 11:18

Open-bids for 2,500-2,600MHz bands available for 4G operations on December 3 resulted in total bids of NT$27.605 billion (US$849 million), 91.7% over the total floor price, according...

Inotera orders NT$2.55 billion of equipment

Stockwatch - Dec 4, 11:12

Inotera Memories recently announced two separate equipment purchases from KLA-Tencor and Tokyo Electron totaling about NT$2.55 billion (US$77.8 million).

Taiwan app developer Call Saver planning to sue Asustek over IP infringement

Newswatch - Dec 4, 11:05

Taiwan-based app developer Call Saver is planning to file a lawsuit against Asustek Computer for infringement of its intellectual property as Asustek smartphones' built-in quick-dial...

China should drop LCD tariffs to help Taiwan LCD makers, says Foxconn chairman

Dec 3, 14:31

Foxconn Electronics chairman Terry Guo has vocalized that he believes the China government should drop tariffs on LCDs shipped from Taiwan into China from 5% to 0% in order to help...

Open bids for 2,500-2,600MHz bands increase to NT$27.145 billion, says NCC

Dec 3, 14:26

Open-bids for 2,500-2,600MHz bands for 4G operations on December 2 resulted in total bids of NT$27.145 billion (US$835 million), 88.51% over the floor price, according to the National...

Taiwan players expect business opportunities from Facebook datacenter

Dec 3, 14:19

Commenting on reports Facebook is considering plans to establish a datacenter in Changhua, central Taiwan, related upstream supply chain players pointed out that Taiwan's low power...

Taiwan market: Apple begins selling iPad Pro tablets in local market

Dec 3, 14:14

Apple has begun selling its iPad Pro products in the Taiwan market, with a 32GB Wi-Fi version priced at NT$27,900 (US$853), 128GB Wi-Fi version at NT$32,900 and 128GB Wi-Fi+Cellular...

Taiwan market: TWM launches own-brand 4G smartphones

Dec 3, 12:16

Mobile telecom carrier Taiwan Mobile (TWM) has launched two own-brand entry-level 4G smartphone models, the Android 5.0 Amazing X7 and Android 5.1 Amazing X5s, in the Taiwan market...

TWM own-brand smartphone Amazing X7

BenQ sets up incubation center

Dec 3, 12:03

Projector and display device vendor BenQ has established a joint-venture start-up business incubation center in Tainan, southern Taiwan, with the Department of Electrical Engineering...

KYEC buys equipment from Teradyne

Stockwatch - Dec 3, 11:26

Wafer probing service company King Yuan Electronics (KYEC) has purchased equipment from automated test equipment supplier Teradyne for a total of NT$517.81 million (US$15.8 million),...

Egistec to list on Taiwan OTC

Dec 3, 11:25

Fingerprint sensor maker Egis Technology (Egistec) will be listed on the Taiwan over-the-counter (OTC) stock market as early as the end of December, according to the company.

Idle solar cell equipment expected to be in high demand in 2016

Dec 2, 21:58

Viewing that demand for crystalline silicon solar cells has been increasing, Taiwan- and China-based solar cell makers are expected to try their best to expand production capacities...

Workers with unpaid leave in Taiwan highest since 2012

Dec 2, 14:56

The amount of workers forced to take unpaid leave in Taiwan has now reached 5,437 – the highest since March 2012. In order to prevent the issue from exacerbating Foxconn Electronics...

Facebook assessing plans to set up data center in central Taiwan, says local government

Dec 2, 14:33

Facebook plans to set up a data center in a site beside Changhua High-speed Rail Station in Changhua County, central Taiwan, according to the county government.

Open bids for 2,500-2,600MHz bands increase to NT$26.305 billion, says NCC

Dec 2, 13:13

Open-bids for 2,500-2,600MHz bands available for 4G on December 1 reached NT$26.305 billion (US$809 million), 82.67% over the floor price, according to the National Communications...

Taiwan market: Logitech offers gaming peripherals for bundled sale with Ubisoft game

Dec 2, 12:07

Switzerland-based PC peripheral vendor Logitech International on December 1 offered entry-level, mid-range and high-end gaming mice and keyboards for sale bundled with Rainbow 6 Siege,...

TSMC orders NT$6.8 billion of equipment

Stockwatch - Dec 2, 11:29

Contract chipmaker Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (TSMC) has purchased a batch of machinery and engineering equipment from Siemens Limited and ASML Hong Kong for a total...

Taiwan panel makers calling on China government for component tariff reductions

Dec 1, 16:08

Panel makers in Taiwan are calling on the China government to allow for zero tariffs on panel components due to Taiwan's weakening panel supply chain industry.

More Taiwan firms step up development for large-size touchscreen ICs

Dec 1, 15:44

More Taiwan-based IC design houses have stepped up development of touchscreen controller ICs for large-size applications such as all-in-one (AIO) computers, and touch-enabled monitors...

Taiwan 4G user base over 10 million at end of October, says NCC

Dec 1, 15:42

The total number of 4G mobile communication subscribers in Taiwan increased to 10.087 million as of the end of October 2015, accounting for 43.8% of the population (user density),...

Taiwan market: Gamania becomes 1st O2O mobile e-payment operator

Dec 1, 11:10

GASH Pay has become the first O2O (online to offline) mobile e-payment service operator in Taiwan after obtaining a license from the Financial Supervisory Commission, according to...

Open bids for 2,500-2,600MHz bands increase to NT$25.275 billion, says NCC

Nov 30, 23:13

Open-bid competition for 2,500-2,600MHz frequency bands available for 4G mobile communications on November 30 resulted in total bidding prices of NT$25.275 billion (US$778 million),...

Open bids for 2,500-2,600MHz bands increase to NT$23.820 billion, says NCC

Nov 30, 14:16

Open-bids for 2,500-2,600MHz frequency bands available for 4G mobile communications on November 27 resulted in total bid prices of NT$23.820 billion (US$733 million), 65.42% over...

Taiwan 4Q15 economic growth rate forecast at 0.49%, says DGBAS

Nov 30, 13:55

Taiwan's economic growth rate, on-year growth in GDP, for the fourth quarter of 2015 is forecast at 0.49%, downward adjusted 1.41pp from the preceding forecast in August, according...

GCL-Poly Energy to reduce solar wafer supply to Taiwan cell makers

Nov 30, 12:27

GCL-Poly Energy Holdings, the largest China-based maker of solar-grade poly-Si wafers, will reduce supply to Taiwan-based solar cell makers by 10% in December, according to Taiwan-based...

China-based Luxshare becoming threat to Taiwan connector makers, says paper

Newswatch - Nov 27, 15:26

China-based connector maker Luxshare ICT has announced a private fund raiser to raise CNY4.6 billion (US$720.34 million) for capacity expansion for its USB Type-C, wearable and Internet...

Taiwan market: Acer expects strong sales for Predator gaming notebooks during IT Month

Nov 27, 11:51

Acer has launched the full series of its Predator gaming products in Taiwan and expects demand to grow strongly during the local IT Month events running from November 28-January 13...

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  • AMD+7th%2Dgeneration+A+series+processor

    AMD 7th-generation A series processor

    AMD has announced availability of its new mobile seventh-generation AMD A-series processors, timed to support a new notebook design by HP. New OEM PC designs powered by the A-series...

    Photo: Company, Apr 11.

  • Winbond+SpiStack+memories

    Winbond SpiStack memories

    Winbond Electronics has announced an expansion of its flash product portfolio with the introduction of a family of stackable SpiFlash memory devices. The new SpiStack W25M Series...

    Photo: Company, Mar 30.

  • Aidmics+iSperm+inspection+device+for+pig+sperm

    Aidmics iSperm inspection device for pig sperm

    At Computex Aidmics Biotechnology showcased its iSperm, which inspects pig sperm. It is a tool for animal husbandry. Aidmics said it has sold over 100 iSperm devices since its launch,...

    Photo: Julian Ho, Digitimes, Jun 10.

  • Aidmics+uHandy+mobile+microscope

    Aidmics uHandy mobile microscope

    Several Taiwan-based start-up companies were at Computex 2015's Meet the Future exhibition zone and among them was Aidmics Biotechnology. The company showcased its inspection products...

    Photo: Julian Ho, Digitimes, Jun 10.

  • Asustek+ZenWatch+smartwatch

    Asustek ZenWatch smartwatch

    Asustek Computer has launched its Android Wear-based smartwatch, the ZenWatch in Taiwan, priced at NT$5,990 (US$188). The ZenWatch features Corning's Gorilla 3 glass and an AMOLED...

    Photo: Company, Dec 25.

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