Tuesday 20 February 2024
Chinese companies reportedly prefer outsourcing to Indian partners to investing amid souring bilateral relations
China-based smartphone makers are reportedly talking with Indian EMS providers for mobile phone manufacturing, as Chinese investments in the South Asian country fell significantly in recent years amid intensifying scrutiny against Chinese entities and nationals in India.
Monday 19 February 2024
India sees surge in wearable shipments in 2023
Despite a sluggish macro-economy, India's wearable market continues to exhibit characteristics of being in a high-growth phase when shipment surged, coupled with a plethora of new competitors challenging incumbents.
Monday 19 February 2024
Strike at iPhone charger maker Flex's India plant upsets Apple’s cart
On Friday, Feb. 16, hundreds of employees at Flex, an Apple supplier in India, initiated a one-day strike.
Monday 19 February 2024
ATMP facilities expected to mushroom in India
India's semiconductor manufacturing ecosystem development is speeding up after embracing pragmatism by starting with ATMP, followed by the foundry business, and the Information Technology and Innovation Foundation (ITIF) expects five ATMP facilities to emerge in the next five years.
Monday 19 February 2024
Colley Hwang: Taiwan-Japan best match in semiconductor synergy
Geopolitical pressures and changes in industrial structure are driving strategic collaborations among semiconductor companies, with various countries or regions incentivized for partnerships, particularly Taiwan and Japan. However, support from Taiwan, Japan, and South Korea is essential to establish ICT supply chains in emerging countries such as South Asia and Southeast Asia.
Monday 19 February 2024
2023 witnesses decreased market concentration in Indian smartphone market amidst weak economy
Smartphone shipments in India remained modestly growing in 2023 despite a sluggish macro economy. The market is expected to see a mild recovery in 2024 as challenges persist.
Monday 19 February 2024
India roundup: Applied Materials reiterates commitment to Indian chip ecosystem
As more electronics manufacturers expand their capacities in India, Applied Materials eyes an increasing significance India may play in the global semiconductor manufacturing ecosystem.
Friday 16 February 2024
US think tank urges India to bolster semiconductor investment appeal
A recent report from a US-based think tank suggested ways the Indian government can enhance regulatory stability and business conditions to attract more semiconductor investments.
Friday 16 February 2024
Applied Materials reiterates commitment to developing chipmaking ecosystem in India
Amid India's ambition to build a semiconductor manufacturing ecosystem, particularly with the support of the US government, US-based chipmaking tool provider Applied Materials reiterated its commitment to accelerate the commercialization process in India.
Thursday 15 February 2024
Weekly news roundup: Nintendo surprises with LCD choice for next-gen Switch
These are the most-read DIGITIMES Asia stories during the week of February 5 - February 14.
Thursday 15 February 2024
India's eInfochips plans to scale up capacity, invest more in high power electronics
In a recent update, the Indian engineering and design services company eInfochips has revealed plans to expand its engineering capacity and boost investments in high-power electronics.
Wednesday 7 February 2024
Hyundai reportedly to list Indian subsidiary in 2024
Hyundai Motor is reportedly looking to list its Indian subsidiary, Hyundai Motor India, in India in 2024, as the country has become the third-largest car market and overtook Hong Kong as the fourth-largest stock market.
Wednesday 7 February 2024
Another Taiwan-based firm announces OSAT partnership with Indian company
Taiwan-based Aptos Technology, a subsidiary of Taiwan Mask, announced a collaboration with India-based Kaynes Semicon Private Limited on training and technology licensing in semiconductor packaging and testing.
Wednesday 7 February 2024
Foxconn announced plan to build manufacturing facilities in India
Amid production expansion in India, Foxconn announced a new investment plan. Whether the latest announcement is for mobile phones, EVs, or electronic component manufacturing remains to be seen.
Wednesday 7 February 2024
Synaptics boosts Indian presence, establishing as its second-largest design hub in 2024
US-based tech giant Synaptics has said that it plans to bolster its presence in India and make it the company's second-largest design center by the end of 2024. Speaking to Digitimes Asia recently, the company revealed plans to expand office space and hire more people in the country.
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