Wednesday 17 April 2024
LG boosts R&D muscle in bid for smart solutions transition and AI dominance
LG Electronics is consolidating talent from its core businesses to strengthen its R&D capabilities.
Monday 15 April 2024
Samsung gets US$6.4 billion from CHIPS Act, promises to bring HBM and advanced packaging to Texas
The US Department of Commerce (DOC) and Samsung Electronics signed a non-binding preliminary memorandum of terms (PMT) on April 15 to provide up to US$6.4 billion in direct funding...
Monday 15 April 2024
SDC reportedly transferring 500 R&D personnel to mid-to-small-sized OLEDs
Recently, growth in the TV market has slowed down.
Wednesday 3 April 2024
No single country can monopolize semiconductors, says former TSMC R&D chief
Semiconductors encompass a wide spectrum of critical technologies, making it difficult for any single country to dominate, according to Burn-Jeng Lin, former TSMC VP of R&D.
Monday 25 March 2024
Delta opens new plant and R&D center for EVs in Thailand
Delta Electronics (Thailand), a subsidiary of Delta Group, recently inaugurated its new Delta Plant 8 and R&D Center at Bangpoo Industrial Estate, Thailand, to facilitate Delta's...
Wednesday 20 March 2024
Taiwan to fund sub-16nm chip R&D
The Taiwanese government has proposed a subsidy program to fund the research and development of sub-16nm chips.
Tuesday 12 March 2024
Ex-SMIC R&D EVP joins Chinese memory maker CXMT
Zhou Meisheng, former EVP of technology R&D at Semiconductor Manufacturing International (SMIC), has joined Chinese DRAM manufacturer ChangXin Memory Technologies (CXMT).
Thursday 7 March 2024
CG-Renesas ATMP project in India to commence construction in mid-2024
In a recently announced chipmaking project in India in partnership with India and Thailand-based companies, Renesas expressed cautiousness about the investments by starting with ATMP...
Wednesday 6 March 2024
M31 records double-digit growth despite headwinds, ramps up R&D to support advanced node IPs
Despite headwinds in the chip industry, M31 Technology achieved a consolidated revenue growth of 18.5% year-on-year in 2023, reaching a historical high of NTD1.612 billion. The silicon...
Monday 4 March 2024
Samsung expands semiconductor research capabilities in India
Samsung expanded its semiconductor R&D capabilities by opening a second office in Bengaluru, as global IC design houses are setting up R&D centers amid a growing semiconductor...
Monday 4 March 2024
Samsung accelerates R&D in MUF process and 2nd Gen MBCFET
Samsung Electronics is reportedly promoting Molded Underfill (MUF) materials in its advanced packaging processes. Since SK Hynix has already adopted MUF technology for its High Bandwidth...
Thursday 29 February 2024
TSMC appoints two executives as Co-COOs, passing the baton on
Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (TSMC) Board of Directors held a special meeting on February 29 and approved the appointment of Senior Vice President of R&D Y.J. Mii...
Thursday 22 February 2024
Huawei to open CNY12 billion R&D center in Shanghai
Huawei is building a new R&D center in Shanghai, with completion scheduled for June and an opening in September. The overall investment in the facility is projected to be approximately...
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...
Thursday 15 February 2024
China-based companies overtake EU peers in R&D spending, CSPs see surge in Capex
The latest EU data shows that China-based companies scaled up their R&D investments in recent years. Companies based in the US ramped up their capital expenditures (Capex) as...
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