Friday 6 October 2023
Taiwanese government launches investigation into companies reportedly involved in Huawei fab construction
As Bloomberg reported, Taiwanese engineers from several companies, including TSMC's important partner, United Integrated Services, and UMC's long-term partner, L&K Engineering,...
Tuesday 19 September 2023
As Taiwan subsidizes smaller IC design companies, industry eyes followup policies
In a recent announcement, Taiwan's Ministry of Economic Affairs (MOEA) says it will allocate NT$800 million (US$25 million) from its budget to subsidize R&D efforts at small and...
Thursday 27 October 2022
MODA places over six thousand Chinese products under monitoring due to information security concerns
According to Her-ming Chiueh, deputy minister of Taiwan's Ministry of Digital Affairs (MODA), there are already 6,496 ICT products from brands like Huawei and Lenovo placed under...
Friday 4 September 2015
TSMC reportedly considers generating its own electricity
Contract chipmaker Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (TSMC) is evaluating the possibility of generating electricity in-house by installing electric generating equipment at...
Monday 4 February 2013
Taiwan newly appointed premier names new economic minister
Taiwan's newly appointed premier Jiang Yi-huah is reshuffling members of the Executive Yuan (Cabinet) and has named China Airlines chairman Chang Chia-juch to head the Ministry of...
Thursday 1 November 2012
Taiwan government wooing overseas Taiwan investors
Taiwan's government has kicked off a three-year project aiming to attract Taiwan investors operating in overseas markets to commit investments back in the homeland.
Thursday 27 September 2012
Taiwan economy looks to bottom out, says think tank
There are signs indicating that Taiwan's economy may bottom out soon amid an easing of global economic uncertainty, as the sentiment in its manufacturing sector has improved and the...
Wednesday 29 February 2012
Taiwan reiterates call for cooperation among non-Korean DRAM firms
The Taiwan government has reiterated its push for some form of cooperation among US, Japan- and Taiwan-based DRAM chipmakers, according to Tu Chi-chun, director general of the Industrial...
Wednesday 2 November 2011
UMC approved to hold stake in Hejian
Contract chipmaker United Microelectronics (UMC) has announced that the company has received approval from Taiwan's Investment Commission under the Ministry of Economic Affairs (MOEA)...
Wednesday 26 October 2011
Morris Chang calls for more government support for Taiwan semiconductor sector
Morris Chang, chairman and CEO of Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (TSMC), has urged the Taiwan government to do more to support the local semiconductor industry, in the...
Wednesday 9 February 2011
Axiomtek resumes export activities following successful appeal
Taiwan-based industrial PC (IPC) maker Axiomtek has resumed its export activities starting February 7, 2011 after the company appealed to The Board of Foreign Trade under Taiwan's...
Monday 3 January 2011
Qualcomm gets approval to build Mirasol plant in Taiwan
Taiwan's Ministry of Economic Affairs (MOEA) has announced that Qualcomm will construct a production plant for small- to medium-size Mirasol displays at the Longtan site of the Hsinchu...
Friday 19 November 2010
UMC to terminate merger deal with Hejian
United Microelectronics Corporation's (UMC) board of directors has decided to terminate the company's merger agreement with Hejian Technology, according to the Taiwan-based contract...
Friday 10 September 2010
MOEA sets aside over NT$6.6 billion for WiMAX development in Taiwan
Taiwan's Council for Economic Planning and Development (CEPD) has approved a draft plan to promote the development of the WiMAX industry and applications in Taiwan proposed by the...
Friday 20 August 2010
Taiwan government decides on 2011 spending budget of nearly NT$1.8 trillion
The Taiwan government on August 19 approved its 2011 budget proposed by the Directorate General of Budget, Accounting and Statistics (DGBAS), with projected total revenues of NT$1.6306...
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