735 news items tagged UMC
UMC announces investment in China firmWednesday 22 June 2016
Pure-play foundry United Microelectronics (UMC) plans to invest up to US$50 million in China-based Wise Road Capital through a wholly-owned subsidiary Sino Paragon, according to a...
UMC buys equipment from ASMLWednesday 22 June 2016
United Microelectronics (UMC) has announced the purchase of a batch of machinery equipment for NT$2.04 billion (US$63.57 million) from lithography system vendor ASML.
UMC buys equipment for NT$2.33 billionThursday 16 June 2016
United Microelectronics (UMC) has announced the purchase of a batch of machinery equipment for NT$2.33 billion (US$71.86 million) from lithography system vendor ASML.
UMC completes 200m share repurchaseTuesday 14 June 2016
United Microelectronics (UMC) has announced the completion of its share repurchase program ahead of schedule.
UMC May revenues rise 18% on monthWednesday 8 June 2016
United Microelectronics (UMC) has reported consolidated revenues of NT$12.71 billion (US$394.8 million) for May 2016, up 18% on month but down 1.8% on year.
UMC Holds 2016 Japan Technology ForumWednesday 25 May 2016
United Microelectronics Corporation (NYSE: UMC; TSE: 2303) ("UMC"), a leading global semiconductor foundry, today held its 2016 Japan Technology Forum at the Tokyo International...
28nm HPM production lines at TSMC, UMC to run at full capacity until 3Q16, says paperTuesday 24 May 2016
Both the 28nm HPM (high performance mobile computing) production lines at Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (TSMC) and United Microelectronics Corporation (UMC) will run...
UMC to help develop DRAM manufacturing technology for China firmMonday 16 May 2016
Fujian Jin Hua Integrated Circuit and Taiwan-based United Microelectronics (UMC) have signed a technology cooperation agreement for UMC to develop DRAM related technologies for Jin...
UMC to buy back sharesWednesday 11 May 2016
United Microelectronics (UMC) has disclosed plans to buy back up to NT$83.98 billion (US$2.58 billion) of its shares and distribute them to employees.
UMC reports decreased April revenuesMonday 9 May 2016
IC foundry United Microelectronics (UMC) has reported consolidated revenues of NT$10.76 billion (US$332 million) for April 2016, down 17.3% on year and 16.7% sequentially.
UMC looks to 5% wafer shipment growth in 2Q16Thursday 28 April 2016
United Microelectronics (UMC) expects to post an about 5% sequential increase in wafer shipments for the second quarter of 2016, when the company's capacity utilization rate will...
UMC standardizes on ARM Artisan platform for physical IPMonday 18 April 2016
ARM and UMC have announced a new strategic partnership to develop multiple physical IP platforms, enabling UMC customers to implement ARM Artisan physical IP into SoC designs and...
UMC qualifies Cadence Virtuoso LDE analyzer for its 28HPC processThursday 14 April 2016
Cadence Design Systems has announced that the company's Virtuoso layout-dependent effects (LDE) analyzer has been qualified by United Microelectronics (UMC) to support the foundry's...
Global IC foundry market grows 4.4% in 2015, says GartnerWednesday 13 April 2016
Breaking a three-year double-digit-growth streak, the worldwide semiconductor foundry market grew 4.4% in 2015 to achieve US$48.8 billion in revenues, according to final results by...
UMC to post brisk 2Q16 resultsTuesday 12 April 2016
IC foundry UMC is expected to enjoy significant revenue and profit growth sequentially in the second quarter of 2016, thanks to a ramp-up of orders from its fabless clients as well...
UMC March revenues increaseMonday 11 April 2016
United Microelectronics (UMC) has reported consolidated revenues of NT$12.92 billion (US$399 million) for March 2016, up 36.3% sequentially and 1.6% on year.
Global Unichip reports brisk March resultsWednesday 6 April 2016
IC design services provider Global Unichip has reported March revenues soared 13.8% sequentially and 81.4% from a year earlier to NT$926 million (US$28.5 million).
Digitimes Research: Taiwan 1Q16 top foundries combined revenues to decreaseTuesday 22 March 2016
Combined revenues of Taiwan's major foundries: Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (TSMC), United Microelectronics (UMC) and Vanguard International Semiconductor (VIS) are...
UMC reports almost NT$13.5 billion in 2015 net incomeThursday 17 March 2016
United Microelectronics Corporation (UMC) has announced that its board of directors has approved the company's 2015 business report and financial statements, reporting consolidated...
UMC February revenues fall on yearWednesday 9 March 2016
Pure-play foundry United Microelectronics (UMC) has reported consolidated revenues of NT$9.48 billion (US$288.1 million), down 21.4% from a year ago.
China chipmaker reportedly hires UMC senior executiveWednesday 2 March 2016
United Microelectronics (UMC) senior VP JH Shyu, a key figure in the establishment of Hejian Technology, has been hired by a China-based chipmaker, most likely Semiconductor Manufacturing...
Foundry production interrupted during earthquakeSaturday 6 February 2016
An earthquake hitting the Southern Taiwan Science Park (STSP) early in the morning on February 6 caused production lines at semiconductor foundries Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing...
UMC reports increased January revenuesSaturday 6 February 2016
United Microelectronics (UMC) has reported January consolidated revenues of NT$12.01 billion (US$361.6 million), up 12.5% sequentially.
UMC buys equipment from Lam, Tokyo ElectronThursday 28 January 2016
United Microelectronics (UMC) has purchased a total of NT$1.96 billion (US$58.4 million) worth of equipment from Lam Research and Tokyo Electron for its 12-inch wafer fab in Xiamen,...
UMC expects flat performance in 1Q16Thursday 28 January 2016
Foundry chipmaker United Microelectronics (UMC) expects its wafer shipments to stay flat sequentially in the first quarter of 2016, while softness in wafer ASPs will be offset by...