Foxconn has taken over Sharp, and is keen on rejuvenating the Japanese brand.
Alibaba sees sharp growth in 2Q19Friday 16 August 2019
Alibaba Group Holding has announced its revenues for the second quarter of 2019 grew 42% on year to RMB114.924 billion (US$16.741 billion).
Zhen Ding profit soars in 2Q19Thursday 15 August 2019
Flexible PCB specialist Zhen Ding Technology (ZDT) saw its net profit for the second quarter of 2019 surge 77.62% on year to NT$1.785 billion (US$56.85 million) on revenues of NT$23.08...
Taiwan large-size panel shipments increase 6.8% in 2Q19, says Digitimes ResearchWednesday 14 August 2019
Shipments of large-size (9-inch and above) LCD panels by Taiwan's makers (excluding Sharp) grew 6.8% on quarter to 58.09 million units in the second quarter of 2019, as clients pulled...
Highlights of the day: Uncertainty for notebook sectorTuesday 13 August 2019
Taiwan's major notebook ODMs had weak results in July as clients were reluctant to further build up inventory despite the upcoming 10% tariffs the US will impose on their notebooks...
Taiwan LCD TVs – 2Q 2019Monday 12 August 2019
Taiwan's LCD TV shipments grew 14.4% sequentially, but dropped 6.4% on year to arrive at 7.16 million units in the second quarter of 2019.
Taiwan large-size LCD panels – 2Q 2019Wednesday 7 August 2019
Taiwan's large-size LCD panel shipments picked up 6.8% sequentially to arrive at 58.09 million units in the second quarter of 2019.
Global server market – 2Q 2019Thursday 1 August 2019
Global server shipments are expected to increase 12.8% sequentially in the third quarter of 2019 with a flat on-year performance.
Faraday eyes sharp revenue increases for 3Q19Wednesday 24 July 2019
Taiwan-based Faraday Technology, a fabless ASIC service and silicon IP provider, expects its third-quarter 2019 revenues to surge over 27% sequentially after the company experienced...
Foxconn set to build 12-inch wafer fab in 2020 as IDMWednesday 3 July 2019
Foxconn Technology Group is likely to kick off construction of a 12-inch wafer fab in 2020 in Zhuhai, southern China in cooperation with the city government there, and will operate...
Foxconn enters post-Gou era with challenges for new management teamMonday 1 July 2019
Foxconn Technology Group has entered a new era after its new chairman Young Liu, who replaced Terry Gou, and a newly-formed nine-member operation committee officially took office...
Taiwan handsets – 1Q 2019Friday 21 June 2019
Taiwan's handset shipments slipped 39.5% sequentially in the first quarter of 2019, while compared to the same quarter a year ago, the volume dropped 23.5%.
Sharp introduces new laser projectors into TaiwanTuesday 18 June 2019
Sharp has introduced nine models of its laser projectors into the Taiwan market targeting the B2B commercial segment.
Taiwan LCD monitors – 1Q 2019Tuesday 4 June 2019
Taiwan's PC monitor shipments continued enjoying on-year growth in the first quarter of 2019, rising 5.6%.
China smartphone market and industry – 1Q 2019Friday 24 May 2019
Smartphone shipments to China slid to 71.7 million units, down 31.3% on quarter and 16.7% on year in first-quarter 2019.
HannStar Board braces for impact from US tariffs against ChinaFriday 17 May 2019
Taiwan PCB maker HannStar Board sees little impact from the US hiking tariffs from 10% to 25% on US$200 billion worth of Chinese imports starting May 10, but may face significant...
5G technology to lift 8K/4K video services, says Sharp executiveFriday 10 May 2019
The developments of related key technologies and solutions for the ultra-high definition (UHD) 8K/4K video services will be accelerated and realized by optimizing 5G networks, according...
Taiwan LCD TVs – 1Q 2019Friday 10 May 2019
Taiwan's LCD TV shipments plunged 35.5% sequentially to reach only 6.26 million units in the first quarter of 2019 due mainly to seasonality and decreased ODM/OEM orders.
Taiwan large-size LCD panels – 1Q 2019Thursday 9 May 2019
Taiwan's large-size panel shipments dropped 12.8% sequentially and 7.5% on year to come to 54.4 million units in the first quarter of 2019.
Shipments of large-size (9-inch and above) LCD panels by Taiwan's makers (excluding Sharp) are set to expand 4.9% sequentially in the second quarter of 2019 despite intensive competition...
DRAM market to shrink substantially in 2019Thursday 28 March 2019
Recent concerns over market conditions, coupled with a sharp downturn in average selling prices, will lead the DRAM market to reach just US$77 billion in 2019 - a 22% year-over-year...
Taiwan LCD TVs – 4Q 2018Tuesday 12 March 2019
Taiwan makers shipped nearly 9.7 million LCD TVs in the fourth quarter of 2018, up 13.9% sequentially, but down 2.7% on year.
Taiwan handsets – 4Q 2018Tuesday 26 February 2019
Taiwan's handset shipments rose 3.3% sequentially, but slid 8.6% on year to arrive at 22.53 million units in the fourth quarter of 2018.
Taiwan large-size LCD panels – 4Q 2018Thursday 14 February 2019
With weak seasonal demand, Taiwan's large-size LCD panel shipments dropped 3.7% sequentially to arrive at 62.38 million units in the fourth quarter of 2018.
Taiwan firms gearing up for OLED market boomMonday 28 January 2019
With more LCD panel suppliers capable of producing in commercial volume OLED displays for smartphones, Taiwan-based driver IC firms and related backend houses are gearing up to grow...
2018 review and 2019 outlook: Sharp price falls to boost NAND flash penetrationMonday 7 January 2019
Fast NAND flash price falls are expected to accelerate the penetration of the memory into various application segments, and may also trigger a wave of reshuffle among suppliers in...