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Taiwan leaps to top FDI source for Thailand in 1H22 on Foxconn EV project

Taiwan jumped to the top source of FDI (foreign direct investment) in Thailand in the first half of 2022 from fifth place in 2021 thanks to a major investment project by Foxconn Technology Group (Hon Hai), and Thailand is likely to replace Vietnam as.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesSep 29th, 2022

Topco chair weighs in on US-China chip war

In a continuation of an exclusive interview with DIGITIMES, Topco Scientific (TSC) co-founder and Topco group chairman J.W. Kuo shared his views on the semiconductor industry, US-China relations, and Taiwan's role as the "Silicon Island" in the post-.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News60 min. ago

Can Taiwan LED makers benefit from government-proposed tax incentives?

The Taiwan government has proposed an income tax credit to encourage R&D of innovative technologies and products as well as purchases of equipment used in advanced manufacturing processes. Since some Taiwan-based LED makers have been developing advan.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News60 min. ago

Taiwan-Japan semiconductor forum draws attention with key Japanese politician giving keynote

The fact that a heavyweight Japanese lawmaker spoke at the "2022 Taiwan-Japan Technology Dialogue: Semiconductor Key Technology and Talent Forum" on the same day that US president Joe Biden participated in the first-tool-in ceremony of TSMC's Arizona.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News60 min. ago

Taiwan"s award-winning student paper shows breakthrough in stacking GeSn nanosheet transistors

A National Taiwan University (NTU) student research paper won the semiconductor industry's prestigious IEDM's 2021 Roger A. Haken Best Student Paper Award, demonstrating capabilities of stacking eight Ge0.9Sn0.1 ultrathin bodies with a thickness unde.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News4 hr. 59 min. ago

How Silicon Valley looks at the Taiwan miracle (8): Taiwanese in Silicon Valley

There are many Taiwan-born CEOs and Taiwanese in key positions in Silicon Valley's major semiconductor majors. David Fedor, a Stanford University professor, suggested that the US provide more quotas for Taiwan students, but also called on Taiwan to r.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News5 hr. 59 min. ago

Malaysia, Thailand and Vietnam shortlisted for Taiwan PCB manufacturing relocation

Taiwan-based PCB and CCL suppliers, of which many have built their production sites in Kunshan, China, are considering relocating manufacturing to Southeast Asia, with Malaysia, Thailand and Vietnam being shortlisted for their move into the region......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News5 hr. 59 min. ago

Apple reportedly plans to make iPads in India

Following protests erupting at Foxconn's plants in China, Apple is reportedly accelerating its supply chain diversification out of China and eyeing iPad production in India. However, India's permit to allow Chinese investments would be critical......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News5 hr. 59 min. ago

Taiwan"s award-winning student paper show breakthrough in stacking GeSn nanosheet transistors

A National Taiwan University (NTU) student research paper won the semiconductor industry's prestigious IEDM's 2021 Roger A. Haken Best Student Paper Award, demonstrating capabilities of stacking eight Ge0.9Sn0.1 ultrathin bodies with a thickness unde.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News5 hr. 59 min. ago

Intel CEO to meet Taiwan partners

Intel CEO Pat Gelsinger will come to Taiwan before traveling to South Korea to meet the company's local partners, mainly those engaged in the PC and server industry supply chains, according to industry sources......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News7 hr. 31 min. ago

Foxconn sees November revenue fall 29%

Foxconn Electronics (Hon Hai Precision Industry) has disclosed that November revenue fell 29.04% sequentially to NT$551.09 billion (US$18.186 billion), which came within expectations......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News7 hr. 31 min. ago

NASA is testing a new robotic arm that really knows how to chill out

Future planetary missions could explore in extremely cold temperatures that stymie existing spacecraft, thanks to a project under development at JPL......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News9 hr. 31 min. ago

Audi to lose key AV project in VW Group"s new software strategy

VW Group CEO Oliver Blume is expected to scrap Audi's Artemis autonomous driving project under a new software roadmap that he will present at a supervisory board meeting this month......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated News13 hr. 31 min. ago

The impact of COVID-19 on young, unaccompanied asylum seekers in the UK

New research findings from the Lives on Hold, Our Stories Told (LOHST) project highlights failures in the U.K.'s legal and welfare systems and their impacts on unaccompanied young people seeking asylum......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News14 hr. 59 min. ago

Quantum light source could pave the way to a quantum internet

The ability to integrate fiber-based quantum information technology into existing optical networks would be a significant step toward applications in quantum communication. To achieve this, quantum light sources must be able to emit single photons wi.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News15 hr. 59 min. ago

In Australia and South Africa, construction has started on the biggest radio observatory in Earth"s history

Construction of the world's biggest radio astronomy facility, the SKA Observatory, begins today. The observatory is a global project 30 years in the making......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News15 hr. 59 min. ago

Covid restrictions hit iPhone maker Foxconn

The electronics manufacturer says its revenue in November is down 11% compared to the same month in 2021......»»

Category: hdrSource:  bbcRelated News19 hr. 31 min. ago

Is Taiwan"s IC design sector impacted by declined Samsung phone shipments?

Samsung Electronics has reduced smartphone production at its Vietnam production line, which could have some negative impacts on Taiwanese IC design houses like MediaTek. However, this likely won't impact the IC design houses that seek collaborations.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News20 hr. 59 min. ago

Foxconn could resume full iPhone production by early January

Apple's major iPhone supplier Foxconn says that it is getting production back to normal following COVID lockdown and workers rioting.A Foxconn facilityFollowing China's severe COVID lockdown measures, and then rioting by some workers while others fle.....»»

Category: appleSource:  appleinsiderRelated News21 hr. 31 min. ago

Foxconn says it"s restoring production at the world"s largest iPhone factory

Apple supplier Foxconn says it is "gradually" restoring production capacity at its sprawling campus in central China, which has been hit by Covid-19 restrictions and worker protests since October......»»

Category: topSource:  cnnRelated News22 hr. 31 min. ago

Taiwan power components makers to strengthen support for Tesla in 2023

Taiwan power component makers are expected to see increasing shipments for EV, industrial control and green energy applications in 2023, and particularly will play a more important role in the Tesla supply chain, according to industry sources......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsDec 5th, 2022