Friday 18 October 2019
Diodes takeover of Lite-On Semi faces pressure from China
Diodes' planned takeover of Lite-On Semiconductor has gained regulatory approvals in the US and Taiwan, but China's regulatory body has recently claimed that both firms have failed...
Thursday 19 July 2018
Shuttle welcomes Mstar as new distribution partner in Vietnam
Shuttle, the global leader in small form factor computer technology, today announced the latest addition to its global distributor network as Mstar is named as its new distribution...
Monday 30 April 2018
MediaTek expects to post up to 20% revenue growth in 2Q18
MediaTek expects to post revenue growth of 12-20% sequentially in the second quarter of 2018, below market watcher estimates of 20% and more.
Tuesday 23 January 2018
Taiwan STB chipmakers expect World Cup-driven orders from TV vendors
Global TV and STB (set-top box) supply chains are gearing up to embrace the expected replacement sprees associated with the upcoming FIFA World Cup 2018 that opens in June in Russia,...
Thursday 16 February 2017
MStar co-founder joints Tsinghua Unigroup, says report
Steve Yang, co-founder of MStar Semiconductor, has been hired by Tsinghua Unigroup to lead Yangtze River Storage Technology's R&D teams, according to a Chinese-language Economic...
Friday 15 April 2016
MStar unit to complete merger with Ilitek on June 1
MStar Semiconductor through a wholly-owned subsidiary will complete its merger with ILI Technology (Ilitek) on June 1, 2016, according to a filing issued by its parent company MediaTek...
Tuesday 12 April 2016
Ilitek says planned merger with MediaTek unit receives China approval
The planned acquisition of ILI Technology (Ilitek) by a unit of MediaTek has been given antitrust clearance by China's Ministry of Commerce, according to the fabless firm specializing...
Tuesday 15 September 2015
MediaTek dismisses speculation about Parade acquisition
MediaTek has posted a filing with the Taiwan Stock Exchange (TSE) stating it was not the source of a Chinese-language Liberty Times report indicating Parade Technologies...
Thursday 3 September 2015
Commentary: MediaTek-MStar expansion to pose threat to other IC vendors
While the planned acquisition of ILI Technology (Ilitek) by MStar Semiconductor is being regarded as a consolidation process needed for Taiwan's IC design industry, the implementation...
Wednesday 26 August 2015
MStar to acquire Ilitek for NT$51 per share
MediaTek has issued a company filing with the Taiwan Stock Exchange (TSE) that subsidiary MStar Semiconductor plans to acquire ILI Technology (Ilitek), which designs and develops...
Tuesday 5 May 2015
MediaTek subsidiary completes acquisition of Alpha
MStar Semiconductor has completed its acquisition of fellow IC design company Alpha Imaging Technology, according to a MediaTek filing with the Taiwan Stock Exchange (TSE).
Thursday 9 April 2015
MStar to acquire Alpha for NT$37 per share
Eyeing IoT and image sensor chip business opportunities, MStar Semiconductor plans to acquire Alpha Imaging Technology for a total of NT$2.07 billion (US$66.37 million).
Monday 19 January 2015
Competition between Novatek and Realtek in TV-IC market to become fierce
The 2015 market for TV chips will continue to be led by MediaTek followed by MStar Semiconductor, while Novatek Microelectronics and Realtek Semiconductor will be fighting for the...
Thursday 27 February 2014
China auto semiconductor market drives up 11% in 2013, says IHS
The fast-growing semiconductor market for China's automotive industry is set for double-digit expansion in revenues in 2014, propelled by an increasing desire among Chinese car buyers...
Tuesday 21 January 2014
Novatek, Realtek to ramp up TV chip shipments to China
TV chip suppliers Novatek Microelectronics and Realtek Semiconductor will be able to ramp up their shipments of TV chips to China significantly in 2014, benefiting from China's government...