Friday 29 March 2024
Strong international presence felt at 2024 Smart City Summit & Expo
The 2024 Smart City Summit & Expo (SCSE)/Net Zero City Expo recently concluded.
Friday 29 March 2024
Meta executive: Vietnam has potential to be AI hub
Recently, a Meta executive for the South and Southeast Asia region stated that Vietnam has the potential to become one of the hubs for the AI industry due to the country's open policies and entrepreneurial spirit.
Friday 29 March 2024
Sony opens new CMOS image sensor fab in Thailand
Sony inaugurated an expanded facility in central Thailand, which will make automotive CMOS image sensors (CIS), OLED display components for digital cameras, and laser diodes for high-capacity hard disks.
Thursday 28 March 2024
Stable power presents major challenge for India to build a local chipmaking ecosystem
As India embarks on semiconductor ecosystem building by approving chipmaking proposals in late February, analysts expressed their concerns over the infrastructure challenges, particularly in electricity.
Wednesday 27 March 2024
Taiwan needs allies to compete with China in ASEAN market, says MIH CEO
With the global supply chain going regional, emerging countries in Southeast Asia and South Asia are rising to the fore. In a keynote speech at the Indo-Pacific Industry Strategy Forum hosted by Mt. Dadu Industrial Innovation Foundation, MIH Consortium CEO Jack Cheng told the audience that Taiwanese companies need to unite efforts from fellow Taiwanese partners and local partners in Southeast Asia and South Asia to compete with China.
Friday 22 March 2024
Vanguard International rumored to evaluate first 12-inch fab in Singapore
After experiencing inventory adjustments and a downturn in demand in the semiconductor market from the second half of 2022 to the end of 2023, Fang Leuh, the Chairman of Vanguard International Semiconductor Corp., stated on the 22nd that there would be no problem achieving performance targets for the first quarter of 2024. With inventory adjustments in the smartphone, PC, automotive, and industrial markets ending and demand rebounding, Vanguard International's operations will gradually warm up from the second quarter onwards, presenting a moderate recovery trend, with a slight growth expected for 2024 compared to 2023.
Friday 22 March 2024
Aeonmotor targets 10,000 two-wheeler sales in 2024, focuses on niche markets
Aeonmotor is feeling optimistic about the scooter market.
Friday 22 March 2024
Coretronic Intelligent Robotics secures US drone orders; eyeing Taiwanese military drone bid
The Coretronic Group, through its subsidiary Coretronic Intelligent Robotics Corporation (CIRC), is actively advancing in the drone industry.
Friday 22 March 2024
Advanced PCB processes to see greater impact from higher electricity prices, says TPCA
Taiwan Printed Circuit Association (TPCA) chairman Maurice Lee points to three main focuses for the industry in 2024.
Thursday 21 March 2024
Electricity and labor supply key considerations, as Taiwan-based companies relocate production to Vietnam, India
Geopolitical tensions have led to the rise of Vietnam as a manufacturing hub, yet production there has often been hampered by power grid instabilities and labor shortages.
Wednesday 20 March 2024
Thailand's BEV strategy adds burdens on Japanese ICE carmakers' shoulders
Thailand has implemented the 30@30 policy to seek at least 30% of the cars made to be EVs by 2030.
Tuesday 19 March 2024
Auras to expand liquid cooling production in Thailand as AI thermal demands heat up
With liquid cooling solutions becoming hot ticket items of late, thermal solution manufacturer Auras Technology has stepped up the expansion of its facilities in Thailand, producing Coolant Distribution Units (CDU), manifolds, and pumps locally to meet clients' demand for production diversification.
Tuesday 19 March 2024
Concerns for Ams Osram's planned microLED facility sale
Concerns have been raised in the market about whether Ams Osram's sale of its new 8-inch LED fab in Malaysia could affect the industry landscape.
Monday 18 March 2024
FiO venturing into the future of carbon credits with Web 3.0
In the face of an impending climate crisis, the global carbon compliance and voluntary credit market are projected to soar to unprecedented heights, reaching a staggering US$2.68 trillion by 2028, with a compounded annual growth rate (CAGR) of 18.2%. At the forefront of this transformative shift stands FiO, a US-SG-based Web 3.0 startup poised to offer a fresh perspective on the carbon credit market.
Friday 15 March 2024
Toppan plans to establish new FC-BGA plant in Singapore
Japan-based Toppan announced a plan to build a plant in Singapore for producing FC-BGA substrates used in chip packaging, with operations expected to begin by the end of 2026. If necessary, the plant will receive further support from Broadcom, whose headquarters is in Singapore.
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Summary of Tech Supply Chain News!
Fuel cell is pivotal for Taiwan's hydrogen industry, according to DIGITIMES Research
Silicon shield doesn't guarantee military deterrence for Taiwan, says DIGITIMES Research
Taiwan IPC makers pushing integrated services to boost profits and to see revenues grow in 2024, says DIGITIMES Research