Monday 1 August 2011
Taiwan 2Q11 economic growth stands at 4.88%
Taiwan's economic growth rate, on-year growth in real GDP, in the second quarter of 2011, was estimated at 4.88%, according to statistics released by the Directorate General of Budget,...
Monday 1 August 2011
Global 2Q11 NAND flash market sees 9% drop; Samsung remains top supplier, says DRAMeXchange
The worldwide NAND flash memory market posted revenues of US$4.88 billion in the second quarter of 2011, down about 9% sequentially, according to DRAMeXchange. Samsung Electronics...
Monday 1 August 2011
CPT sees 2Q11 shipments of over 14 million touch panels
Taiwan-based TFT-LCD panel maker Chunghwa Picture Tubes (CPT) shipped 14.354 million touch panels during the second quarter of 2011, according to the company.
Friday 29 July 2011
Worldwide mobile phone market grew more than 11% in 2Q11, says IDC
The worldwide mobile phone market grew 11.3% on year in the second quarter of 2011, despite a weaker feature phone market, which declined for the first time since the third quarter...
Friday 29 July 2011
HTC reports strong earnings for 2Q11; shipments to top 13.5 million units in 3Q11
HTC has announced net profits of NT$17.52 billion (US$607.38 million) for the second quarter of 2011, up 18% sequentially and 103% on year. Second quarter revenues were NT$124.4 billion,...
Friday 29 July 2011
VIS guides lower sales in 3Q11
Vanguard International Semiconductor (VIS) has announced its second quarter financial results. Second quarter revenue was NT$4.017 billion (US$139 million), net income around NT$363...
Friday 29 July 2011
Samsung 2Q11 profits shrink on weakening demand for panels and memory chips
Samsung Electronics has announced consolidated revenues of KRW39.44 trillion (US$37.45 billion) for the second quarter of 2011, up 4% on year. Operating profits for the quarter, however,...
Thursday 28 July 2011
AUO reports losses of over NT$10 billion for 2Q11
AU Optronics (AUO) has reported a net loss of NT$10.77 billion (US$373.58 million) or NT$1.22 per share for the second quarter of 2011. The company has also decided to cut its capex...
Wednesday 27 July 2011
Macronix reports profit drop for 2Q11 on lower revenues
Taiwan-based Macronix International, a supplier of mask ROM and NOR flash memory chips, has announced that net profits for the second quarter of 2011 slid to NT$515 million (US$18...
Wednesday 27 July 2011
MediaTek posts EPS of over NT$3 for 2Q11
MediaTek has reported net profits of NT$3.33 billion (US$115.5 million) for the second quarter of 2011, up 0.5% sequentially but down 63.2% on year. The earnings translated into an...
Tuesday 26 July 2011
Orise suffers large drop in 2Q11 net profit
Taiwan-based TFT-LCD driver IC design house Orise Technology on July 25 reported net profit of NT$19.4 million (US$672,000) for the second quarter of 2011, falling by 74.87% on quarter...
Friday 22 July 2011
AMD sees profit in 2Q11
AMD has announced revenues for the second quarter of 2011 of US$1.57 billion, net income of US$61 million, or US$0.08 per share, and operating income of US$105 million. The company...
Friday 22 July 2011
Nokia drops to third position in global smartphone ranking in 2Q11
Nokia may see its ranking in the global smartphone market drop from the number one position to third place in the second quarter of 2011 after the vendor reported its smartphone shipments...
Thursday 21 July 2011
Acer ranks as top-2 vendor in Asia pacific PC market in 2Q11, says paper
Acer ranked as the number two vendor in the Asia Pacific PC market in the second quarter of 2011 compared to the fourth position it held previously, according to a Chinese-language...
Thursday 21 July 2011
Ichia says 2Q11 results lower than expected
Ichia Technologies, which makes flexible PCBs (FPCB) and keypads for use in mobile phones and other consumer technology products, has reported pre-tax losses of NT$206 million (US$7.14...