Friday 15 March 2024
STB chip specialist ALi in trading halt pending announcement
IC design house ALi Tech entered a trading halt on March 14, pending the release of material information, according to a company filing with the Taiwan Stock Exchange (TWSE).
Wednesday 21 December 2022
Scania electric cargo trucks introduced into Taiwan
Taiwan Transport & Storage (TTS) has become the first in the Asia Pacific region to introduce electric cargo trucks from Sweden-based Scania, aiming to provide clients with green...
Friday 7 January 2022
Networking chip specialist Realtek posts record 2021 revenue
Networking IC company Realtek Semiconductor saw its annual revenue top NT$100 billion (US$3.61 billion) for the first time in 2021, and is expected to pursue further revenue gains...
Monday 11 January 2021
Arcadyan to double capex in 2021 to boost production in Vietnam
Networking device maker Arcadyan Technology expects to double its capex this year to boost substantially production at its factory site in Vietnam.
Monday 23 November 2020
Taiwan IC design houses enjoy pull-in of short lead-time orders from China
The US trade sanctions against Huawei and its chipmaking affiliate HiSilicon continue to benefit Taiwan's IC design sector in the fourth quarter of 2020, set to be a particularly...
Tuesday 1 September 2020
Demand for TV, STB chips picking up
Taiwan-based suppliers for TV and STB (set-top box) chip solutions have become more positive for their second-half 2020 business outlook as order pull-ins from clients have started...
Wednesday 29 July 2020
IC substrate maker Kinsus posts profit surge in 2Q20
IC substrate supplier Kinsus Interconnect Technology has reported net profits of NT$234 million (US$8 million) for the second quarter of 2020, shooting up 197% sequentially and improving...
Wednesday 22 July 2020
PTI to enter FoPLP volume production in early 2022, says chairman
Memory backend specialist Powertech Technology (PTI) is set to move its FoPLP (fan-out panel level package) technology into volume production starting early 2022, according to company...
Tuesday 30 June 2020
Backend firms see demand for TV, STB chips pick up
IC backend houses have seen demand pick up recently for processing TV SoCs and chip solutions for set-top boxes (STB) and other household appliances while chip demand for handset...
Thursday 7 May 2020
Backend specialists uncertain about 3Q20
Most Taiwan's backend specialists remain uncertain about their business prospects for the third quarter of the year, as whether demand for devices enabling remote working and learning...
Tuesday 31 March 2020
Memory demand propelled by stay-at-home economy
The coronavirus outbreak has spurred stay-at-home economy, driving demand for related applications such as servers, commercial notebooks, gaming consoles and set-top boxes (STB),...
Wednesday 25 March 2020
Strong PCB demand for STBs, game consoles to last into 2Q20
With stay-at-home economy gaining momentum amid the coronavirus pandemic, demand for set-top boxes (STB) and gaming consoles is on track to stable expansion, serving as a growth driver...
Tuesday 24 March 2020
Backend firms see stable demand for TV, STB, gaming, server chips
Backend service firms have seen stable orders for processing chips for TVs, set-top boxes (STB), game consoles, cloud servers, and IP network cameras, while demand for packaging smartphone...
Monday 30 September 2019
ALi, Rafael Micro see STB chip demand pick up
IC design houses ALi and Rafael Micro have seen demand for set-top boxes (STB) pick up substantially with further improvements in order visibility for the fourth quarter, according...
Friday 27 September 2019
Macronix 19nm SLC flash chips attract orders for STB
Macronix International has obtained 19nm SLC NAND chip orders for set-top boxes (STB) with shipments already kicking off, according to company chairman Miin Wu.