Wednesday 13 March 2024
EU's Digital Markets Act targeting platform giants stirs concerns over US trade relations
The EU's Digital Markets Act (DMA) is now in effect, designating global online platform operators as "gatekeepers" to be regulated under this law.
Wednesday 21 February 2024
China surges in R&D, closes gap on EU and US: report
Recent findings from a European Union report highlight a significant shift in the global landscape of research and development (R&D) expenditure and scientific output, with China...
Friday 10 November 2023
EU carbon border adjustment transition period: no disruption in Taiwan-EU trade
The European Union's Carbon Border Adjustment Mechanism (CBAM) initiated a two-year transition phase in October 2023, directly impacting the export of metal fasteners and the steel...
Thursday 5 October 2023
European Commission recommends risk assessment on advanced semiconductor and AI before the end of 2023
Following the publication of a Joint Communication on a European Economic Security Strategy by the European Commission in June, calling for the bloc to thoroughly assess economy risks...
Friday 15 September 2023
European Commission backs anti-subsidy probe into Chinese EVs
The European Commission (EC) recently voiced their support for the anti-subsidy probe into Chinese EVs. Intense domestic price competition has propelled Chinese brands to seek overseas...
Friday 4 August 2023
ProLogium to receive EUR1.5 billion subsidy
The European Commission has approved a sizeable grant to support ProLogium's gigafactory project in France, according to the solid-state battery specialist.
Monday 19 June 2023
Intel plans assembly and test facility in Poland
Intel has chosen a location near Wrocaw, Poland, for a new semiconductor assembly and testing facility, according to the company. This facility will help the company satisfy a crucial...
Friday 21 April 2023
Challenges facing China's development of AI chatbots
Since Baidu pioneered China's homegrown development of ChatGPT-like AI chatbots with its Ernie Bot, several businesses have followed suit, including SenseTime's SenseNova and Alibaba...
Wednesday 22 March 2023
German minister visits Taiwan to strengthen semiconductor ties
German federal minister of education and research Bettina Stark-Watzinger is paying a brief visit to Taiwan to strengthen Germany's ties in chip manufacturing technology and to expand...
Monday 26 September 2022
European Chips Act has wrong priorities, according to leading chipmakers in Europe
The European Chips Act proposed by the European Commission in February 2022 has yet to be adopted, but criticisms toward the act from within Europe's semiconductor industry have never...
Wednesday 28 July 2021
EU new carbon-reduction package to push datacenters go liquid cooling
European Commission's Fit-for-55 package passed on July 14 is expected to prompt datacenter operators to act more keenly in adopting liquid cooling solutions.
Friday 11 September 2015
EC anti-circumvention probe team to visit Taiwan in October
The European Commission, which in late May 2015 decided to launch an anti-circumvention investigation of Taiwan- and Malaysia-based solar cell and PV module makers as well as China-based...
Friday 24 April 2015
EU postponement of energy-inefficient halogen bulbs ban until September 2018 to have varying results, says IHS
The European Commission has voted to postpone the ban on energy-inefficient halogen bulbs until September 2018. The ban was originally planned for September 2016, as part of the wider...
Thursday 13 June 2013
Europe solar anti-dumping duties may cause 2H13 installations to fall by 1.3GW, says IHS
Europe solar installations are forecast to fall by more than 6GW in 2013, with 1.3 GW of this decline attributed to incoming EU anti-dumping duties on China-made modules, according...
Wednesday 5 June 2013
Europe sets 2-month 11.8% trade tariff on China solar panels
The European Commission (EC) announced on June 4 a punitive tariff rate of 11.8% on China-made solar panels and main components such as solar cells and wafers, according to href=""...
Summary of Tech Supply Chain News!
Taiwan IPC makers pushing integrated services to boost profits and to see revenues grow in 2024, says DIGITIMES Research
Global smartphone shipments hit 2023 peak in 4Q23, but decelerate in 1Q24 due to seasonality, says DIGITIMES Research
Meet the analyst: Operating system in AI era will be king, says DIGITIMES Research