Wednesday 28 November 2012
Taiwan LED firms to reportedly cut staff
Weak demand is said to have caused Taiwan-based LED firms to consider reducing their workforces. Huga Optotech, Lextar and Everlight are reportedly considering cutting staff.
Tuesday 11 September 2012
HP, Acer raise notebook shipment proportion from Chongqing to 60% in 2013
Hewlett-Packard (HP) and Acer have reportedly notified their upstream supply chain partners that they will raise their Chongqing, China, plants' shipment proportions to 60% in 2013...
Friday 3 August 2012
Panasonic to cut most staff at headquarters, says report
Japan-based Panasonic is considering reducing staff numbers at its headquarter from about 7,000 to only around 150 starting October 1, according to a Japanese-language Kyodo News...
Friday 13 January 2012
Acer appoints new CFO
Acer held a meeting on January 12 with the board of directors and approved the appointment of Eva Ho as the new chief financial officer (CFO) and spokesperson of Acer, effective on...
Friday 4 November 2011
Dell to expand Taiwan Design Center staff for cloud computing business
Dell on November 3 announced additional investment in Taiwan to mainly expand staff at its Taiwan Design Center from 600 members currently to 700 in an attempt to strengthen its ability...
Thursday 6 October 2011
TSMC to visit Apple for more talks
Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (TSMC) has sent a 60-member team, which includes staff from its IC design service partner Global UniChip, to Silicon Valley-based Apple...
Thursday 29 September 2011
Foxconn refutes rumors of staff cuts
Foxconn Electronics (Hon Hai Precision Industry), has denied recent market rumors that company chairman Terry Guo hopes to cut the company's workforce by 30% over the next five years...
Friday 27 May 2011
Foxconn reportedly lays off CDMA R&D staff in Korea
Foxconn Electronics (Hon Hai Precision Industry) reportedly has laid off over 80% of its 280 employees from its CDMA handset design subsidiary Foxconn International Holdings Technology...
Friday 18 February 2011
TSMC to ramp capacity at Fab 14, hire new staff
Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (TSMC) is currently equipping 12-inch tools at its Fab 14, Phase 4 facility located at the Southern Taiwan Science Park (STSP). Designed...
Tuesday 10 August 2010
TSMC responds to recent staff suicide
A Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (TSMC) employee committed suicide by jumping off a building Saturday evening (August 7) due to stress at work, according to local Chinese-language...
Monday 14 June 2010
ASML adds staff to meet surge in orders
Lithography equipment supplier ASML has rehired 700 employees that were previously laid off, as well as recruiting several hundreds of new staff, to meet a big surge in demand for...
Friday 4 June 2010
Siano opens new office in Shanghai
Siano Mobile Silicon increased its presence in China's mobile TV market with the opening of a new office in Shanghai, China. The office will be led by Brian Fang, who previously worked...
Wednesday 12 May 2010
Nokia reorganizes business structure
Nokia will restructure its devices and services businesses into three units - Mobile Solutions, Mobile Phones and Markets - effective on July 1, 2010.
Monday 19 April 2010
Macronix to invest up to NT$20 billion, hire staff for new 12-inch fab
Mask ROM and NOR flash supplier Macronix International will invest NT$15-20 billion (US$478-638 million) in its newly-acquired 12-inch fab over the next two years, according to company...
Tuesday 2 December 2008
BenQ cuts global staff by 3-5%, says paper
A Chinese-language Apple Daily report is indicating that BenQ has laid off about 3-5% of its 1,700 employees worldwide.
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