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Foreign direct investment in Taiwan reaches US$2.47 billion in January-July

Aug 21, 11:18

Taiwan's Ministry of Economic Affairs (MOEA) approved 1,979 foreign direct investment projects (except from China) totaling US$2.47 billion in January-July 2014, respectively increasing...

Investment in microgrids in Asia Pacific will total nearly US$31 billion from 2014-2023, says Navigant

Aug 20, 14:52

Demand for electricity and generation capacity from renewable energy sources is growing at an unprecedented rate in the Asia Pacific region. As a result, the number of microgrid projects...

US lowers anti-dumping tariff for Motech to 20.86%

Stockwatch - Aug 19, 15:49

Crystalline silicon solar cell maker Motech Industries has announced that the US Department of Commerce has downward adjusted the anti-dumping tariff rate for the company from the...

LED luminaire revenues for outdoor and parking applications will reach US$1.4 billion annually by 2021, says Navigant

Aug 19, 15:42

Outdoor lighting systems are in the early stages of a transition from fluorescent, high-pressure sodium, and metal halide lamps to LEDs. As LED prices continue to fall, the case for...

Competitors to expand capacities in wake of US anti-dumping tariffs on China and Taiwan

Aug 18, 15:58

As the US imposition of anti-dumping tariffs on PV products imported from China and Taiwan is expected to cripple the competitiveness of makers from the two countries, a few PV makers...

Motech asks US to reassess anti-dumping tariff

Aug 14, 11:14

Solar cell maker Motech Industries has filed an appeal asking the US Department of Commerce to reassess the anti-dumping tariff for the firm, with the result to be available at end...

Notebook sales expected to rise in 2H14 as vendors price below US$300

Aug 13, 15:25

With many vendors having been reducing their notebook prices to below US$300, sources from the upstream supply chain expect overall notebook sales to increase in the second half of...

Taiwan solar cell makers lower prices to US$0.33/W

Aug 8, 10:27

Taiwan-based makers have lowered quotes for polycrystalline silicon solar cells with a prevailing energy conversion rate of 17.8% from US$0.40-41/W in early June to US$0.33/W currently,...

Over 3GW of US utility scale PV projects at risk from anti-dumping case, says Solarbuzz

Aug 6, 15:45

More than 3GW of the projects currently in the US photovoltaic (PV) project pipeline had been set to use China modules, but with the recent anti-subsidy and anti-dumping rulings proposed...

Lenovo to cooperate with Compal to launch US$199-249 Windows notebooks at end of 2014, say Taiwan makers

Aug 5, 22:03

Lenovo has talked about cooperation with Compal Electronics to launch Windows 8 notebooks for sale at US$199-249 during the year-end peak sales period, according to Taiwan-supply...

Commercial buildings to invest nearly US$960 billion in energy efficiency retrofits from 2014-2023, says Navigant

Aug 5, 15:56

Because the existing building stock dwarfs the amount of building space that is added on an annual basis, retrofits are a critical pathway to greening the world's commercial buildings...

China-made PV modules may be still competitive in US market, say Taiwan makers

Aug 4, 15:06

While the US Department of Commerce has set preliminary anti-subsidy and anti-dumping tariffs on PV products imported from China, China-based PV module makers can choose lighter tariffs...

Utilities and grid operators will invest more than US$42 billion in flexible alternating current transmission systems from 2014-2022, says Navigant

Aug 4, 10:49

The first flexible alternating current transmission systems (FACTS), which mitigate voltage drops on the power grid, were deployed in the late 1920s. Today, the rapid growth of large-scale...

Solartech mulls shift of solar cell capacity abroad in response to US anti-dumping taxation

Aug 1, 15:41

The US Department of Commerce has decided to impose heavy preliminary anti-dumping tariff rates on crystalline silicon solar cells and PV modules imported from Taiwan. Taiwan-based...

Taiwan PV makers hope to set floor prices in place of US anti-dumping tax

Jul 30, 15:38

To cope with anti-dumping tariffs set by the US Department of Commerce, the Taiwan Photovoltaic Industry Association (TPVIA), on behalf of Taiwan-based crystalline silicon solar cell...

Taiwan solar firms may rely on markets other than US in 2H14

Jul 29, 10:45

Since US preliminary anti-dumping tariff rates imposed on Taiwan-made PV products are much higher than originally expected, Taiwan-based crystalline silicon solar cell and PV module...

GET may set up PV module factory abroad to cope with US anti-dumping taxation

Jul 28, 10:58

Viewing that the US Department of Commerce's decision on preliminary anti-dumping tariffs on PV products imported from China and Taiwan will have a negative impact on Taiwan PV makers,...

Worldwide digital production color print market to see cumulative shipment value reach nearly US$25 billion over 2014-2018, says IDC

Jul 24, 11:52

According to International Data Corporation (IDC), the worldwide digital production color market continued its unabated growth of top-line shipment value in 2013. The industry achieved...

Global pay-TV market to generate US$280.4 billion in 2014, with 45% of subscribers watching HD content, says ABI Research

Jul 24, 11:49

The worldwide pay-TV market continued to grow in first-quarter 2014. According to ABI Research, the total pay-TV subscriber base is expected to surpass 936.4 million at the end of...

Vendors partner with Wintel to release US$199-249 notebooks for 2H14

Jul 23, 22:53

Intel, Microsoft and notebook brand vendors are preparing to push entry-level notebooks priced at US$199-249 in the second half, according to sources from the upstream supply chain...

Taiwan makers can tolerate 15-20% US anti-dumping rates for PV modules

Jul 22, 15:09

As the US Department of Commerce will decide on preliminary anti-dumping tariffs on PV products imported from China and Taiwan on July 24, Taiwan-based PV module makers using in-house-produced...

China unlikely to get out of US-supply issues in short term

Jul 21, 16:23

Because of IT security conflicts between China and the US, the China government has been trying to abandon the use of US-made IT products such as servers and storage from players...

Global DRAM module sales grow 32% to US$7.3 billion in 2013, says DRAMeXchange

Newswatch - Jul 18, 14:08

Global DRAM module sales totaled US$7.3 billion in 2013, up 32% from US$5.5 billion a year earlier, buoyed by rising standard DRAM chip prices, a booming spot market, and rising ratio...

Taiwan solar cell makers lower prices to US$0.35/W

Jul 18, 10:32

Taiwan-based polycrystalline silicon solar cell makers have lowered quotes from US$0.40-0.41/W in early June to US$0.35/W currently due to large decreases in orders from China-based...

Intel reports 2Q14 revenues of US$13.8 billion

Jul 16, 22:09

Intel has reported second-quarter 2014 revenues of US$13.8 billion, operating income of US$3.8 billion, net income of US$2.8 billion and EPS of US$0.55. The company generated approximately...

Taiwan, China makers lower solar-grade wafer prices

Jul 16, 15:13

Taiwan-based solar-grade polycrystalline silicon wafer makers have decreased quotes from US$1 before the US Department of Commerce imposed preliminary anti-subsidy tariffs on PV products...

US Court rejects AUO appeal

Jul 11, 18:31

The United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit has rejected the appeal of LCD maker AUO, while affirming the convictions of all defendants and the sentence of the only defendant...

Digitimes Research: Korea to ramp PWM IC production value to US$10 billion by 2022

Jul 11, 16:31

Korea plans to invest KRW323 billion (US$320 million) in R&D to ramp up the production value of its power management ICs (PWM ICs) to US$10 billion by 2022 with a 14% global market...

Power supply market to grow US$3.5 billion in 4 years, says IHS

Jul 10, 16:08

The global market outlook for AC-DC and DC-DC power supplies is set for healthy expansion starting in 2014 until at least 2018, with revenues during the four years projected to grow...

Innolux June 2014 revenues reach US$1.22 billion

Jul 9, 15:12

Innolux has announced that its June 2014 consolidated revenues reached NT$36.6 billion (US$1.22 billion), an increase of 0.6% on month and an increase of 10.3% on year.

Patterned sapphire substrate market value in 2014 to reach US$711 million, says LEDinside

Jul 1, 21:05

Strong LED market demand in 2014 has led to expanded patterned sapphire substrate (PSS) production capacity, according to LEDinside. The 4-inch PSS market is currently facing supply...

LG Display to inject US$788 million to expand OLED production, say reports

Newswatch - Jun 27, 12:18

LG Display has plans to invest US$788.1 million to increase OLED panel production capacity as part of its initiative to meet rising global demand, according to various Korea-based...

Apple releases new iPod touch starting at US$199

Jun 27, 11:32

Apple has announced its 16GB iPod touch is now available in several colors and equipped with a 5-megapixel iSight camera for US$199.

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Motech sees decreased orders in the wake of US anti-subsidy tax

Jun 26, 19:36

Crystalline silicon solar cell maker Motech Industries has seen significantly decreased orders from China-based PV module makers, according to company president and CEO Chang Peng-heng,...

Annual investment in smart city technologies in Asia Pacific will reach US$11.3 billion by 2023, says Navigant

Jun 26, 15:07

Home to most of the world's largest and fastest-growing mega-cities, Asia Pacific faces unprecedented challenges related to rapid urbanization. Along with the challenges, however,...

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