Monday 1 July 2024
Chinese Academy of Sciences demonstrates 9 tech firm strengths to show tech resilience
The US-China technology trade war is forcing China's local technology enterprises to stand on their own feet and further strengthen the self-sufficiency of their local supply chains...
Thursday 27 June 2024
Anti-subsidy duties by EU on Chinese EVs led to initial negotiations between the two sides
The European Union (EU) has imposed an anti-subsidy provisional tax on Chinese EVs, with a maximum total tax rate nearing 50%, higher than market expectations.
Thursday 20 June 2024
Samsung's secret to winning the semiconductor talent war: maintain net inflow
When talent is in short supply from upstream to downstream of the semiconductor industry, those who managed to maintain a net talent influx reflect their competitiveness in salary...
Tuesday 18 June 2024
AI memory chip war heats up: SK Hynix allegedly uses NPE in proxy patent lawsuit against Micron
With the intensifying competition in the AI memory chip market, leading memory vendors like SK Hynix, Micron Technology, and Samsung Electronics are gearing up for proxy patent battles...
Thursday 13 June 2024
China EV price war takes its toll, fueling involution
Cut-throat pricing competition in China's Electric Vehicle (EV) market has induced heavy losses in all sectors along the value chain, triggering a blame game among major players for...
Tuesday 28 May 2024
China retaliates in automotive trade war with tariffs on European cars
Foreign media reports indicate that China is considering imposing a 25% tariff on large-engine fuel vehicles imported from Europe, specifically targeting cars with engines larger...
Monday 27 May 2024
Automakers have rearranged supply chain to respond intensifying trade war
The economic conflict centering on EVs is heating up. Tesla CEO Elon Musk recently said he does not support the US tariff hike on China-made EVs. However, Tesla has rearranged its...
Tuesday 21 May 2024
Alibaba sparks China AI price war with spate of steep discounts
Alibaba Group Holding Ltd. slashed prices for a clutch of artificial intelligence services by as much as 97%, spurring an immediate response from Baidu Inc. in potentially the start...
Tuesday 21 May 2024
As AI smartphone era arrives, 3nm mobile AP war poised to heat up
The advent of the AI smartphone era has marked a new chapter in the competition for Application Processors (AP) that determine smartphone performance, with the 3nm mobile AP war already...
Monday 20 May 2024
EVs, smart driving systems fall victim to price war in China's car market
Price slashing has become increasingly common in China's automobile industry, even as the industry progresses from EVs to smart vehicles.
Tuesday 14 May 2024
In response to global chip war, South Korea intends to spend KRW10 trillion to fund semiconductors
The South Korean government is planning a comprehensive semiconductor investment support program, with a scale exceeding KRW10 trillion (US$7.304 billion). The aim is to strengthen...
Friday 3 May 2024
Trade war likely drives up European, US consumers' interest in Chinese EV
While the European Union and the US have imposed many restrictions on China-made EVs, the measures seem also to benefit Chinese carmakers. European and US consumers have become more...
Monday 29 April 2024
BYD shares face earnings test as China's EV price war heats up
After getting a jump on competitors in the latest round of China's electric-vehicle price war, BYD Co. now faces a key test of proving that it can withstand the impact on profits.
Monday 29 April 2024
Automobiles became largest economic pillar of China, but price war also contributed to deflation
China recently released official data indicating that in 2023, China's automobile production and sales generated a total value of CNY11 trillion (approx. US$1.52 trillion), accounting...
Friday 26 April 2024
Silicon shield doesn't guarantee military deterrence for Taiwan, says DIGITIMES Research
The Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company, also known as Taiwan's "Silicon Shield," does not fully guarantee preventing war for Taiwan, says DIGITIMES Research analyst Eric Ch...