Friday 15 December 2023
Europe's toughened EV incentives to hit Asia-made EVs
Europe sees Asia-made EVs as more of a burden on the environment because of the long transport distance. According to the French government's announcement on December 14, three popular...
Monday 30 October 2023
Toyota global sales, output hit record 5.6 million vehicles
Toyota Motor Corp.'s global sales climbed 8.3% in April to September from a year earlier to a record 5,596,183 vehicles, putting the world's biggest carmaker on track...
Thursday 26 October 2023
BYD's Indian EV and IT investment plans hit snags amid souring India-China relations
While India embraces Tesla's potential investment in car manufacturing, BYD, the leading electric vehicle manufacturer based in China, has encountered hurdles in the South Asian nation,...
Thursday 21 September 2023
BOE Technology to hit 120 million units in shipments this year
Foldable handsets have become the central theme for flagship Chinese smartphones in the second half of this year, as seen from the launch of Huawei's Mate 60 Pro series, foldable...
Thursday 14 September 2023
Chinese EV makers hit the anticipated roadblock in Europe
The European Commission announced on September 13 that it will initiate an investigation to decide whether it will increase tariffs on China-made EVs. While the Chinese automotive...
Tuesday 12 September 2023
MediaTek sees August revenue hit 5-month high
MediaTek has reported August revenue climbed about 33% sequentially to a five-month high of NT$42.26 billion (US$1.32 billion).
Monday 11 September 2023
China's ban on foreign handsets mainly aimed at iPhones, but may also hit Samsung, LG
While Apple is about to launch its iPhone 15 series, the Chinese government reportedly has ordered civil servants to stop using overseas brand mobile phones. The directive, in addition...
Thursday 7 September 2023
PC industry to hit bottom in 3Q23, says Foxconn chairman
Young Liu, chairman of Foxconn (Hon Hai Technology Group), has expressed optimism in business in the fourth quarter of 2023, saying it will be definitely better than that in the third...
Friday 25 August 2023
IC distributor ANStek to see sales hit bottom in 3Q or early 4Q
Taiwan-based Answer Technology (ANStek), which distributes mainly ICs for niche-market applications, expects its revenue to hit bottom for 2023 in the third or early fourth quarter...
Thursday 24 August 2023
India needs $13 trillion to hit net zero emissions by 2050
India will need to invest $12.7 trillion in its energy system, or more than three times its gross domestic product, to reach net zero emissions by mid-century and help the world avert...
Tuesday 22 August 2023
Global smartphone shipments to hit decade low in 2023
According to Counterpoint Research, 2023 is on track to be the worst year for global smartphone shipments in ten years.
Monday 21 August 2023
Contagious electrical appliance firm bankruptcies in China may hit MCU demand
The debt insolvency crisis of China's real-estate conglomerates is becoming contagious. Weak demand from customers has deteriorated the business operations of electronic appliance...
Wednesday 9 August 2023
Weak demand hit Japanese electronic component makers in 2Q23
The high inventory level of finished products is currently suppressing the performance of Japanese electronic component manufacturers. In the period of April to June 2023, among the...
Monday 7 August 2023
India roundup: India's import restrictions of notebooks and tablets to hit Apple
Amid Apple's rapid growth in India, India's surprising measure to restrict imports of PCs will hit Apple the most. After Micron's ATMP plan in India, more companies have shown interest...
Friday 4 August 2023
Apple's iPhone sales hit by FX fluctuation
Apple reported declining sales for the past quarter, indicating a dwindling smartphone demand. Apple attributed it partly to foreign exchange fluctuations and said the company broke...