Friday 28 March 2014
Solargiga Energy post net loss for 2013
China-based PV maker Solargiga Energy swung from a net loss of CNY136.4 million (US$22 million) in the first half of 2013 to net profit of CNY927,000 in the second, resulting in a...
Wednesday 30 October 2013
PCB material supplier Aurona to post profit growth in 2H13
PCB backup board supplier Aurona Industries is expected to post profit growth of 25-30% sequentially in the third quarter. Overall profits for the second half of 2013 are set to be...
Wednesday 23 October 2013
Christmas not expected to be so merry for the US TV business, says IHS
Shipments of flat panel TVs in the US are set to decline by 7% in the second half of 2013 as the holiday season delivers little reprieve from the long-term slowdown in domestic demand,...
Wednesday 16 October 2013
China market: MediaTek Group to account for 60% of smartphone touch controller IC market in 2H13
Goodix and MStar Semiconductor, two associate companies of MediaTek, jointly took a 50% share of the smartphone-use touch controller IC market in China in the first half of 2013,...
Thursday 3 October 2013
Taiwan notebook vendors cut touch notebook orders by 50% in 2H13
Some Taiwan-based notebook vendors are planning to cut orders for touch notebooks by as much as 50% in the second half of 2013 due to lower-than-expected sales, which is expected...
Thursday 26 September 2013
TV panel makers could face losses in 2H13 amid declining TV panel prices
The panel industry could see losses in the third and fourth quarters of 2013 largely due to declining prices for large-size TV panels.
Wednesday 18 September 2013
Drill bit supplier Topoint looks to rising capacity utilization rate in 2H13
Drill bit maker Topoint Technology is expected to see the capacity utilization rates of drill bit production lines and OEM drilling sector continue moving upward in the rest of the...
Wednesday 11 September 2013
iPhone 5c not expected to add much shipment momentum, says research firm
Market research firm IHS has chosen not to upgrade its forecast of overall Apple iPhone shipments in the second half of 2013. IHS at this time is maintaining its prediction of 86.1...
Monday 9 September 2013
TV shipments in China not picking up in 2H13
TV shipments in China are expected to take a hit in the third and fourth quarters of 2013 largely due to the discontinuation of LCD TV subsidies by the local government, which also...
Friday 6 September 2013
Global July chip sales rise 5%, says SIA
Worldwide sales of semiconductors were US$25.53 billion in July 2013, going up 5.1% on year and 2.6% sequentially to reach the highest monthly level for 2013, according to the Semiconductor...
Monday 2 September 2013
Taiwan solar-grade silicon wafer makers expected to have improved operations in 2H13
Green Energy Technology (GET), Sino-American Silicon Products (SAS) and Gigastorage, the three main Taiwan-based makers of solar-grade polycrystalline silicon wafers, are expected...
Monday 2 September 2013
Panel module growth unclear for 2H13, say observers
Panel module makers have recently seen shipments drop due to lower-than-expected orders in the market, according to market observers.
Wednesday 28 August 2013
Kinsus braces for strong sales in 2H13
Kinsus Interconnect Technology is expected to see its revenues grow 10% and 4% sequentially in the third and fourth quarters of 2013, respectively, buoyed by strong demand for FC...
Friday 23 August 2013
Brogent looks to new I-Ride orders in 2H13
Brogent Technologies, a Taiwan-based provider of motion-based simulation theaters and mobile multimedia software solutions, is talking about new orders to set up I-Ride simulation...
Thursday 22 August 2013
China-based Yulong to release 20 new smartphones in 2H13
China-based smartphone vendor Yulong (Coolpad) plans to launch 20 new smartphones in the second half of 2013 after releasing more than 30 Android-based models in the first half, according...