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ASE, SPIL vow to execute joint share-swap deal Julian Ho, Taipei; Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES [Monday 27 June 2016] Advanced Sem
ASE, SPIL vow to execute joint share-swap deal
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Julian Ho, Taipei; Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES [Monday 27 June 2016] Advanced Semiconductor Engineering (ASE) and Siliconware Precision Industries (SPIL) now expect to start the execution of a joint... Read more
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SMIC to buy 70% of LFoundry Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES, Taipei [Monday 27 June 2016] Semiconductor Manufactu
SMIC to buy 70% of LFoundry
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Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES, Taipei [Monday 27 June 2016] Semiconductor Manufacturing International (SMIC) has reached an agreement with LFoundry Europe (LFE) and Marsica Innovation (MI) to acquire a 70% stake in LFoundry for... Read more
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Fab toolmakers seeing significant 12-inch fab expansion in China Cage Chao, Taipei; Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES [Monday 27 June 2016] Capacity exp
Fab toolmakers seeing significant 12-inch fab expansion in China
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Cage Chao, Taipei; Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES [Monday 27 June 2016] Capacity expansions are expected to take place at more than 10 12-inch wafer fabs in China over the next five years,... Read more
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Power transistors to see less volatility in second half of decade, says IC Insights Press release; Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES [Friday 24 June 2016] Greater demand f
Power transistors to see less volatility in second half of decade, says IC Insights
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Press release; Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES [Friday 24 June 2016] Greater demand for energy efficiency in systems, cars, portable electronics and new connections to the... Read more
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Beijing to build new IC industrial park with total investment of CNY4 billion, says report Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES, Taipei [Friday 24 June 2016] A total investment of C
Beijing to build new IC industrial park with total investment of CNY4 billion, says report
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Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES, Taipei [Friday 24 June 2016] A total investment of CNY4 billion (US$608 million) will be poured into the establishment of a new IC... Read more
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Automotive semiconductor market grows slightly in 2015 while ranks shift, IHS says Press release; Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES [Thursday 23 June 2016] Despite slowin
Automotive semiconductor market grows slightly in 2015 while ranks shift, IHS says
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Press release; Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES [Thursday 23 June 2016] Despite slowing growth for the automotive industry and exchange rate fluctuations, the automotive... Read more
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Fulltech looks to high-end fiber fabrics for 2016 growth Monica Chen, Taipei; Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES [Thursday 23 June 2016] Taiwan-b
Fulltech looks to high-end fiber fabrics for 2016 growth
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Monica Chen, Taipei; Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES [Thursday 23 June 2016] Taiwan-based Fulltech Fiber Glass, which makes fiber glass yarns and fabrics for PCB bonding sheets and laminates, expects... Read more
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Nanya to deal out cash dividend of NT$2.80 for 2015 Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES, Taipei [Thursday 23 June 2016] Shareholders of Nanya
Nanya to deal out cash dividend of NT$2.80 for 2015
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Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES, Taipei [Thursday 23 June 2016] Shareholders of Nanya Technology have approved the distribution of a NT$2.80 (US$0.09) cash dividend for 2015, according to the DRAM... Read more
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Improved product mix to boost FocalTech gross margins, says president Siu Han, Taipei; Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES [Thursday 23 June 2016] FocalTech Sy
Improved product mix to boost FocalTech gross margins, says president
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Siu Han, Taipei; Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES [Thursday 23 June 2016] FocalTech Systems' gross margin is set to rise above 20% in 2016 thanks to an improved product mix, according to... Read more
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SMIC announces mass production for Qualcomm Snapdragon 425 chips in Beijing Press release; Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES [Wednesday 22 June 2016] Semiconductor
SMIC announces mass production for Qualcomm Snapdragon 425 chips in Beijing
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Press release; Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES [Wednesday 22 June 2016] Semiconductor Manufacturing International (SMIC) has announced that Qualcomm's Snapdragon 425 processor and... Read more
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UMC announces investment in China firm Chau-Chin Chang, Taipei; Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES [Wednesday 22 June 2016] Pur
UMC announces investment in China firm
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Chau-Chin Chang, Taipei; Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES [Wednesday 22 June 2016] Pure-play foundry United Microelectronics (UMC) plans to invest up to US$50 million in China-based Wise Road Capital through a... Read more
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MediaTek to unveil 5G solution as early as 2018 Cage Chao, Taipei; Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES [Wednesday 22 June 2016] MediaTek
MediaTek to unveil 5G solution as early as 2018
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Cage Chao, Taipei; Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES [Wednesday 22 June 2016] MediaTek is looking to debut the first generation of its 5G chip solutions as early as 2018. The Taiwan-based IC design house has... Read more
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DRAM prices to stabilize in 2017, says DRAMeXchange Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES, Taipei [Tuesday 21 June 2016] DRAM prices will becom
DRAM prices to stabilize in 2017, says DRAMeXchange
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Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES, Taipei [Tuesday 21 June 2016] DRAM prices will become stable in 2017 as chipmakers implement supply controls, according to DRAMeXchange. DRAM contract prices have fallen... Read more
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Alcor Micro announces stock buyback Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES, Taipei [Wednesday 22 June 2016] USB controller desig
Alcor Micro announces stock buyback
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Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES, Taipei [Wednesday 22 June 2016] USB controller designer Alcor Micro has announced plans to buy back a portion of its common shares from the Taiwan stock market. The move is aimed at... Read more
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Hoya to shift LCD photomask production to Taiwan, Korea Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES, Taipei [Tuesday 21 June 2016] Japan-based Hoya, whic
Hoya to shift LCD photomask production to Taiwan, Korea
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Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES, Taipei [Tuesday 21 June 2016] Japan-based Hoya, which has halted production of photomasks and other products at its Kumamoto plant since April 15 due to damage by... Read more
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Sigurd to deal out cash dividend of NT$1.60 for 2015 Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES, Taipei [Wednesday 22 June 2016] Testing company Sigu
Sigurd to deal out cash dividend of NT$1.60 for 2015
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Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES, Taipei [Wednesday 22 June 2016] Testing company Sigurd Microelectronics has announced that plans to distribute a cash dividend of NT$1.60 (US$0.05) for 2015 have been... Read more
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UMC buys equipment from ASML Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES, Taipei [Wednesday 22 June 2016] United Microelectron
UMC buys equipment from ASML
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Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES, Taipei [Wednesday 22 June 2016] United Microelectronics (UMC) has announced the purchase of a batch of machinery equipment for NT$2.04 billion (US$63.57 million) from lithography system vendor... Read more
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NAND flash supply to fall short in 3Q16, says DRAMeXchange Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES, Taipei [Tuesday 21 June 2016] Prices of TLC (triple-
NAND flash supply to fall short in 3Q16, says DRAMeXchange
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Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES, Taipei [Tuesday 21 June 2016] Prices of TLC (triple-level-cell) wafers and spot prices of mainstream memory cards have been on a steady rise for three consecutive... Read more
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PC shipments to rise 20% in 3Q16, say analog IC firms Cage Chao, Taipei; Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES [Tuesday 21 June 2016] Judging fro
PC shipments to rise 20% in 3Q16, say analog IC firms
Digi Times / Posted 6 days ago
Cage Chao, Taipei; Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES [Tuesday 21 June 2016] Judging from the current order visibility, Taiwan's analog IC suppliers have predicted PC shipments for the third quarter will... Read more
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Samsung fab outage raises flash supply concerns Cage Chao, Taipei; Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES [Tuesday 21 June 2016] A recent po
Samsung fab outage raises flash supply concerns
Digi Times / Posted 6 days ago
Cage Chao, Taipei; Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES [Tuesday 21 June 2016] A recent power outage at Samsung's Xian, China fab has disrupted the company's flash production raising concerns that supply of the... Read more
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Inotera dismisses report about Micron seeking to lower acquisition price Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES, Taipei [Tuesday 21 June 2016] Both Inotera Memories
Inotera dismisses report about Micron seeking to lower acquisition price
Digi Times / Posted 6 days ago
Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES, Taipei [Tuesday 21 June 2016] Both Inotera Memories and Nanya Technology have dismissed a report that claims Micron Technology is seeking to lower the... Read more
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Himax provides Quad HD display driver IC for Tango-enabled AR smartphone Press release; Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES [Tuesday 21 June 2016] Himax Technolog
Himax provides Quad HD display driver IC for Tango-enabled AR smartphone
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Press release; Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES [Tuesday 21 June 2016] Himax Technologies has announced its HX8396-A display driver IC has secured the design win in the world's first... Read more
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PTI says minimal impact from power outage at Xian plant Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES, Taipei [Tuesday 21 June 2016] Packaging and testing
PTI says minimal impact from power outage at Xian plant
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Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES, Taipei [Tuesday 21 June 2016] Packaging and testing company Powertech Technology (PTI) said in a filing with the Taiwan Stock Exchange (TSE) that a power supply... Read more
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Taiwan IC design sector should open doors to China capital, says MediaTek chairman Cage Chao, Taipei; Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES [Monday 20 June 2016] China-based
Taiwan IC design sector should open doors to China capital, says MediaTek chairman
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Cage Chao, Taipei; Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES [Monday 20 June 2016] China-based enterprises should be allowed to invest in Taiwan's IC design houses, according to... Read more
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Elan expects 2Q16 sales to increase 7-11% Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES, Taipei [Monday 20 June 2016] Elan Microelectronics e
Elan expects 2Q16 sales to increase 7-11%
Digi Times / Posted 7 days ago
Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES, Taipei [Monday 20 June 2016] Elan Microelectronics expects its second-quarter revenues to register a 7-11% sequential increase, thanks to growing shipments of touchscreen controllers... Read more
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North American semiconductor equipment industry posts May 2016 book-to-bill ratio of 1.09, says SEMI Press release; Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES [Monday 20 June 2016] The book-to-bill
North American semiconductor equipment industry posts May 2016 book-to-bill ratio of 1.09, says SEMI
Digi Times / Posted 7 days ago
Press release; Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES [Monday 20 June 2016] The book-to-bill ratio for the North America semiconductor equipment industry stayed... Read more
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A win-win for ASML and HMI Julian Ho, Taipei; Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES [Friday 17 June 2016] ASML through
A win-win for ASML and HMI
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Julian Ho, Taipei; Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES [Friday 17 June 2016] ASML through its acquisition of Hermes Microvision (HMI) will further enhance its detection capabilities for extreme ultraviolet (EUV) lithography equipment,... Read more
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FocalTech ships more than 1 million integrated driver controllers in May Siu Han, Taipei; Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES [Friday 17 June 2016] FocalTech Syst
FocalTech ships more than 1 million integrated driver controllers in May
Digi Times / Posted 10 days ago
Siu Han, Taipei; Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES [Friday 17 June 2016] FocalTech Systems has disclosed monthly shipments of its single-chip integrated driver controller (IDC) solutions... Read more
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TSMC obtains land use rights in Nanjing Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES, Taipei [Friday 17 June 2016] Taiwan Semiconductor Ma
TSMC obtains land use rights in Nanjing
Digi Times / Posted 10 days ago
Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES, Taipei [Friday 17 June 2016] Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (TSMC) has gained land use rights for a 449,500-square meter industrial site in the Nanjing Pukou Economic... Read more
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UMC buys equipment for NT$2.33 billion Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES, Taipei [Thursday 16 June 2016] United Microelectroni
UMC buys equipment for NT$2.33 billion
Digi Times / Posted 11 days ago
Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES, Taipei [Thursday 16 June 2016] United Microelectronics (UMC) has announced the purchase of a batch of machinery equipment for NT$2.33 billion (US$71.86 million) from lithography system... Read more
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ASML to acquire Hermes Microvision Press release; Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES [Thursday 16 June 2016] ASML and Taiwa
ASML to acquire Hermes Microvision
Digi Times / Posted 11 days ago
Press release; Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES [Thursday 16 June 2016] ASML and Taiwan-based Hermes Microvision (HMI) have entered into an agreement under which ASML will acquire all outstanding shares of HMI in a cash... Read more
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Chipbond looking to enhance non-driver IC offerings, says chairman Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES, Taipei [Wednesday 15 June 2016] LCD driver IC packag
Chipbond looking to enhance non-driver IC offerings, says chairman
Digi Times / Posted 12 days ago
Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES, Taipei [Wednesday 15 June 2016] LCD driver IC packaging specialist Chipbond Technology is looking to enhance its offerings for non-driver ICs. Sales... Read more
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Nineteen new fabs and lines to begin construction in 2016-17, says SEMI Press release; Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES [Tuesday 14 June 2016] SEMI has foreca
Nineteen new fabs and lines to begin construction in 2016-17, says SEMI
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Press release; Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES [Tuesday 14 June 2016] SEMI has forecast that 19 new fabs and lines will begin construction in 2016 and 2017. While semiconductor fab... Read more
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TSMC orders equipment for NT$12 billion MOPS; Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES [Wednesday 15 June 2016] Taiwan Semiconductor M
TSMC orders equipment for NT$12 billion
Digi Times / Posted 12 days ago
MOPS; Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES [Wednesday 15 June 2016] Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (TSMC) has announced machinery equipment purchases totaling NT$12.11 billion (US$373.41 million) from nine... Read more
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Cleanroom constructor UIS 2Q16 revenues to rise, says report Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES, Taipei [Tuesday 14 June 2016] Taiwan-based cleanroom
Cleanroom constructor UIS 2Q16 revenues to rise, says report
Digi Times / Posted 13 days ago
Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES, Taipei [Tuesday 14 June 2016] Taiwan-based cleanroom maker United Information Systems (UIS) is expected to post revenue growth of nearly 10% sequentially in the... Read more
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China holds 8 spots among top-12 smartphone vendors, says IC Insights Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES, Taipei [Monday 13 June 2016] Eight of the world's to
China holds 8 spots among top-12 smartphone vendors, says IC Insights
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Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES, Taipei [Monday 13 June 2016] Eight of the world's top-12 smartphone companies during the first quarter of 2016 are China-based including Huawei, Oppo,... Read more
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Zhen Ding expects revenues to fall in 2016 Monica Chen, Taipei; Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES [Tuesday 14 June 2016] Flexible
Zhen Ding expects revenues to fall in 2016
Digi Times / Posted 13 days ago
Monica Chen, Taipei; Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES [Tuesday 14 June 2016] Flexible PCB (FPCB) firm Zhen Ding Technology Holding expects its 2016 revenues to decrease on year due mainly to a weaker-than-expected... Read more
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Inotera says deal with Micron proceeding Julian Ho, Taipei; Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES [Tuesday 14 June 2016] Inotera Mem
Inotera says deal with Micron proceeding
Digi Times / Posted 13 days ago
Julian Ho, Taipei; Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES [Tuesday 14 June 2016] Inotera Memories' deal with Micron Technology continues to proceed despite a delay in closing the transaction, said company chairman Pei-Ing... Read more
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Samsung, TSMC to compete in 7nm Julian Ho, Hsinchu; Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES [Monday 13 June 2016] Samsung Ele
Samsung, TSMC to compete in 7nm
Digi Times / Posted 14 days ago
Julian Ho, Hsinchu; Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES [Monday 13 June 2016] Samsung Electronics will be Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company's (TSMC) major competitor in the 7nm process segment, which will be an important... Read more
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Micron pushes back closing of Inotera acquisition Julian Ho, Taipei; Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES [Monday 13 June 2016] Micron Techn
Micron pushes back closing of Inotera acquisition
Digi Times / Posted 14 days ago
Julian Ho, Taipei; Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES [Monday 13 June 2016] Micron Technology has disclosed its acquisition of Taiwan-based Inotera Memories, originally scheduled to complete by July, will be... Read more
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SMIC, Synopsys deliver 28nm HKMG low-power reference flow Press release; Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES [Monday 13 June 2016] Semiconductor Ma
SMIC, Synopsys deliver 28nm HKMG low-power reference flow
Digi Times / Posted 14 days ago
Press release; Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES [Monday 13 June 2016] Semiconductor Manufacturing International (SMIC) and Synopsys have announced immediate availability of their joint 28nm... Read more
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Global semiconductor sales decrease in April, says SIA Press release; Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES [Wednesday 8 June 2016] The Semiconduc
Global semiconductor sales decrease in April, says SIA
Digi Times / Posted 19 days ago
Press release; Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES [Wednesday 8 June 2016] The Semiconductor Industry Association (SIA) has announced worldwide sales of semiconductors reached US$25.8 billion for the month... Read more
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UMC May revenues rise 18% on month Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES, Taipei [Wednesday 8 June 2016] United Microelectroni
UMC May revenues rise 18% on month
Digi Times / Posted 19 days ago
Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES, Taipei [Wednesday 8 June 2016] United Microelectronics (UMC) has reported consolidated revenues of NT$12.71 billion (US$394.8 million) for May 2016, up 18% on month but down 1.8% on... Read more
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TSMC chairman optimistic about ASE-SPIL merger Julian Ho, Hsinchu; Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES [Tuesday 7 June 2016] Morris Chan
TSMC chairman optimistic about ASE-SPIL merger
Digi Times / Posted 19 days ago
Julian Ho, Hsinchu; Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES [Tuesday 7 June 2016] Morris Chang, founder and chairman of pure-play foundry Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (TSMC), said at a recent company... Read more
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ASE May revenues fall on year Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES, Taipei [Tuesday 7 June 2016] Advanced Semiconductor
ASE May revenues fall on year
Digi Times / Posted 19 days ago
Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES, Taipei [Tuesday 7 June 2016] Advanced Semiconductor Engineering (ASE) has reported consolidated revenues of NT$20.6 billion (US$638.8 million) for May 2016, up 1.9% sequentially but down 11.8%... Read more
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Winbond, Macronix May revenues rise on year Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES, Taipei [Tuesday 7 June 2016] Non-PC memory chipmaker
Winbond, Macronix May revenues rise on year
Digi Times / Posted 19 days ago
Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES, Taipei [Tuesday 7 June 2016] Non-PC memory chipmakers Winbond Electronics and Macronix International have reported on-year increases in consolidated revenues for May 2016 of 12.2%... Read more
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TSMC to outgrow global chip industry in 2016, says chairman Julian Ho, Hsinchu; Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES [Tuesday 7 June 2016] Taiwan Semi
TSMC to outgrow global chip industry in 2016, says chairman
Digi Times / Posted 20 days ago
Julian Ho, Hsinchu; Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES [Tuesday 7 June 2016] Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (TSMC) will manage to post revenue and profit growth in 2016 despite unfavorable... Read more
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MediaTek chip shortage to ease in 3Q16 Cage Chao, Taipei; Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES [Tuesday 7 June 2016] The ongoing
MediaTek chip shortage to ease in 3Q16
Digi Times / Posted 20 days ago
Cage Chao, Taipei; Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES [Tuesday 7 June 2016] The ongoing tight supply of MediaTek's major 4-in-1 connectivity chip series for use in entry-level and mid-range smartphone solutions is... Read more
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SPIL reports increased May revenues Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES, Taipei [Tuesday 7 June 2016] Siliconware Precision I
SPIL reports increased May revenues
Digi Times / Posted 20 days ago
Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES, Taipei [Tuesday 7 June 2016] Siliconware Precision Industries (SPIL) has reported consolidated revenues of NT$7.46 billion (US$231 million) for May 2016, up 9.3% sequentially and 0.7% on... Read more
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MediaTek May revenues hit record for 2nd straight month Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES, Taipei [Tuesday 7 June 2016] IC design house MediaTe
MediaTek May revenues hit record for 2nd straight month
Digi Times / Posted 20 days ago
Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES, Taipei [Tuesday 7 June 2016] IC design house MediaTek has reported consolidated revenues of NT$24.64 billion (US$762.8 million) for May 2016, hitting a monthly record... Read more
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