US-Taiwan Economic Prosperity Partner Dialogue to connect Taiwan companies with US telecoms

In the second edition of the US-Taiwan Economic Prosperity Partnership Dialogue (EPPD), the two sides announced their cooperation on the digital economy and 5G network security. It is hoped that the fourth edition of the US-Taiwan Digital Economy For.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesDec 1st, 2021

Taiwan ABF substrate makers eyeing new profits with new capacities

Taiwan-based ABF substrate suppliers expect the activation of new production capacities later this year and in 2023 to boost their profits amid tight supplies, according to industry sources......»»

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Highlights of the day: Samsung"s foundry push

TSMC is the global leader in the semiconductor foundry sector, but Samsung is keen on challenging the Taiwanese rival. The Korean giant aims to ovetake TSMC by 2030 in the foundry sector. Taiwan-based ABF substrate suppliers expect new production cap.....»»

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Gogoro, Poema announce additional PIPE investment from Hero MotoCorp, Engine No. 1

Gogoro, a developer of battery swapping ecosystems for urban mobility, and Poema Global Holdings, a publicly traded special purpose acquisition company (SPAC), have announced its strategic partner, Hero MotoCorp, Engine No. 1 and another investor wil.....»»

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Taiwan records 2021 machine tool export value of US$2.783 billion

Taiwan records 2021 machine tool export value of US$2.783 billion.....»»

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Freyr, Aleees team up for LFP cathode manufacturing

Norway-based Freyr Battery, a startup specializing in lithium-ion battery cells, and Taiwan-based Aleees, a producer of lithium iron phosphate (LFP) cathode materials for batteries, have signed a deal to jointly establish an LFP cathode plant in the.....»»

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Industry watch: Taiwan publicly listed ICT firms 2021 revenues total US$939.9 billion, up 18.2%

Many industry sectors have been hit hard by COVID, but electronics and peripheral service industries have been thriving. According to Taiwan Stock Exchange, there were 395 IT companies listed on the main board, and another 406 IT companies on the ove.....»»

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Can Microsoft buy Activision? Here’s what may kill the deal

Microsoft announced that it plans to buy Activision Blizzard for nearly $70 billion, but the companies have a long road ahead before the deal closes......»»

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Tiny electric generators could accelerate wound healing

Tiny dressings that generate electricity in response to movement could accelerate wound healing and tissue regeneration. Scientists in Taiwan reviewed the latest advances and potential applications of wound healing technology in the journal Science a.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News17 hr. 36 min. ago

Six-month Trial of a Four-day Working Week To Be Launched in the UK

More than 30 companies will take part in a trial of a four-day working week to "herald in a bold new way of working in 2022," researchers say. From a report: The global pandemic has impacted how long and where people work with Working From Home guida.....»»

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US airlines warn of “chaos” as telecoms groups roll out 5G

Aviation lobby says services will cause "incalculable" disruption to passengers, cargo. Enlarge / American Airline planes sit on the tarmac at Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport (DCA) in Arlington, Virginia, on January 15, 2022......»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News19 hr. 37 min. ago

Warren Buffett says these are the best businesses to own — 3 examples from Berkshire"s portfolio

Warren Buffett says these are the best businesses to own — 3 examples from Berkshire's portfolioWhile we're constantly bombarded with confusing investment mumbo jumbo, we must never forget that, for the most part, companies  exist for one prim.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated NewsJan 18th, 2022

MediaTek continues hiring spree

MediaTek plans to hire over 2,000 new employees, mostly engineers, in 2022 according to the Taiwan-based IC design house......»»

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Supply chains feel green energy pressure from Apple, TSMC

While meeting net-zero carbon emissions goals by 2050 has become a globally important topic, meeting Apple's 2030 carbon-neutral goal for its supply chain is more immediately pressing for many semiconductor and electronics companies in Taiwan. TSMC p.....»»

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China makers" aggressive mini/microLED capacity expansions challenge Taiwan LED makers

While Taiwan's LED manufacturing industry stands a chance of establishing a complete mini/micro LED supply chain by virtue of Taiwan's technological capabilities in LCD, LED, semiconductor and precision equipment, China-based LED makers have been act.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsJan 18th, 2022

Taiwan to accelerate push for semi equipment self-sufficiency

Taiwan will be accelerating its push for semiconductor equipment self-sufficiency, because of robust demand from its local chipmaking sector, according to president Tsai Ing-wen......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsJan 18th, 2022

Winbond starts equipment move-in at new fab in southern Taiwan

Specialty DRAM and flash chipmaker Winbond Electronics has kicked off its equipment move-in at its new 12-inch wafer plant in Kaohsiung, southern Taiwan, and is targeting production starting in September, according to the company......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsJan 18th, 2022

Compal sees overall production unaffected by COVID infections

ODM Compal Electronics has temporarily halted production at its plant in Pingzhen, northern Taiwan after two employees there were confirmed infected with COVID-19, but stressed the company's overall production capacity remains unaffected......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsJan 18th, 2022

Highlights of the day: Taiwan seeks semiconductor equipment self-sufficiency

Taiwan is a semiconductor manufacturing powerhouse, but it relies heavily on foreign equipment suppliers. Now the country's president has vowed to improve Taiwan's semiconductor equipment self-sufficiency. A recent power outage hitting Hua Hong Semic.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsJan 18th, 2022

Partnerships vital as India"s Hero Electric targets multi-million output

To promote growth, the electric vehicle (EV) industry requires partnerships more than the traditional auto industry does, because of the nature of EV technology, according to Hero Electric, one of India's premier EV two-wheeler companies that's aimin.....»»

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Airlines ask Biden administration for "immediate intervention" on 5G

Executives from the nation's largest airlines asked the Biden administration for "immediate intervention" in the planned rollout of 5G technology near major airports on Wednesday, warning of dire transportation and economic consequences......»»

Category: topSource:  cnnRelated NewsJan 18th, 2022