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  • Last update: Thursday 12 March 2015 [23 news items]

SerComm expects China market share of 20% for fiber-optic networking devices in 2015

Mar 12, 10:45

For networking/communication device maker SerComm, China was the major market for fiber-optic networking/communication devices in 2014 and the company expects to ship 8.0-10 million...

Chunghwa Telecom aims to save 10% of 2014 capex budget

Oct 29, 20:58

Chunghwa Telecom (CHT) has set aside a capex budget of NT$40.1 billion (US$1.32 billion) for 2014 but has been making efforts to control actual expenditures to 90% of the budget through...

Huawei and ZTE top fiber-optic CPE market, says ABI Research

May 16, 16:11

Worldwide broadband customer premise equipment (CPE) shipments surpassed 146 million in 2013. Broadband subscriber net additions as well as existing customers upgrading to higher...

Worldwide fiber-optic broadband subscriptions to double by 2019, says ABI Research

May 7, 14:01

The worldwide cable, DSL and fiber-optic fixed-line broadband subscriber base grew 6% in 2013 surpassing 665.4 million subscribers. The fiber-optic broadband segment grew at a rate...

Taiwan market: CHT to offer faster fiber-optic Internet access

Apr 8, 11:39

Chunghwa Telecom (CHT) has revealed it will launch 300Mbps/100Mbps fiber-optic Internet-access services in Taiwan at a monthly charge of below NT$2,000 (US$66) in May 2014.

Taifo fiber-optic network covers 23% of Taipei

Jan 10, 15:09

Taiwan Intelligent Fiber Optic Network Consortium (Taifo), a joint venture established in 2012 specifically for constructing a fiber-optic network around Taipei City, has attained...

Fiber-optic broadband to represent 19% of global fixed broadband subscriptions by year-end 2013, says ABI Research

Aug 20, 12:32

Worldwide fixed-line broadband subscriptions continue to grow at a healthy pace in 2013. According to ABI Research's Broadband Subscribers Market Data, fiber-optic broadband market...

Asia Pacific Telecom highlights strength of fiber-optic backbone network

Jul 12, 10:38

Asia Pacific Telecom, the only CDMA 2000 mobile telecom carrier in Taiwan, has a fiber-optic backbone network of nearly 100,000 core-km covering Taiwan, representing its most valuable...

Taiwan 100Mbps Internet-access deployment, cable TV digitization in 2013 short of targets, says NCC

Jul 8, 12:50

The Taiwan government originally aimed to have all households covered by a 100Mbps fiber-optic broadband Internet-access network, and to digitize cable TV networks to cover 50% of...

Foxconn to become major investor in fiber-optic venture

May 13, 21:44

Taiwan-based fiber-optic cable maker Tai Tung Communication, the major shareholder of The Taiwan Intelligent Fiber Optic Network Consortium (Taifo), has announced it is giving purchasing...

Taifo starts establishing fiber-optic network in Taipei

May 9, 14:09

The Taiwan Intelligent Fiber Optic Network Consortium (Taifo), a joint venture established in 2012 specifically for setting up a fiber-optic communications network around Taipei City,...

Taifo planning citywide fiber-optic network in Taipei

Jan 14, 11:05

Taiwan Intelligent Fiber Optic Network Consortium (Taifo), a joint venture established in 2012 specifically for setting up a fiber-optic network around Taipei City, has finished planning...

Fiber-optic chip maker TrueLight looks to strong revenue gains in 2012

May 31, 16:43

TrueLight Corporation, a Taiwan-based maker of chips and active devices used in fiber-optic communication equipment including EPON and GPON, is expected to see its revenues for 2012...

China operators to invest CNY370 billion in fiber-optic infrastructure in 2012

May 28, 14:49

China Telecom, China Unicom and China Mobile, the three largest telecom carriers in China, will invest a total of CNY370 billion (US$58.6 billion) in fiber-optic infrastructure in...

Taipei to deploy citywide fiber-optic network

Jan 4, 16:10

The Taipei City government has announced it has signed a 25-year contract with a consortium of 15 local and foreign companies led by Tai Tung Communication, a Taiwan-based maker of...

China-based makers of fiber-optic cable foresee impact from Japan earthquake, say Taiwan makers

Mar 22, 02:15

China-based makers of fiber-optic cable used to lay FTTx networks are worried about short supply of optical fiber perform, a prefabricated material, from Japan due to the earthquake...

Fiber-optic chips maker TrueLight to list on Taiwan OTC market

Mar 9, 17:07

TrueLigth Corporation, which makes III-V family semiconductor chips used in fiber-optic communication equipment, will be listed on Taiwan's over-the-counter (OTC) bourse at an initial...

Corning says China market presents large opportunity

Feb 8, 11:00

The greater China market represents a US$2 billion opportunity for Corning, according to Eric Musser, CEO of Corning Greater China region.

Chunghwa Telecom to release orders worth over NT$13 billion to Taiwan makers in 2011

Nov 23, 11:05

Chunghwa Telecom will set aside a budget of NT$20 billion (US$659 million) to procure equipment for fiber-optic and next-generation networks in 2011, with more than NT$13 billion...

China aims at over 80 million FTTx users in 2011, says MIIT

Apr 20, 10:08

The China government plans to invest more than 150 billion yuan (US$22.0 billion) in 2010-2011 to establish fiber-optic networks around the country, with aims to increase the number...

Taiwan market: Chunghwa Telecom to invest NT$13.5 billion in fiber-optic infrastructure in 2010

Mar 2, 11:41

Chunghwa Telecom (CHT) will continue setting up its fiber-optic network by investing NT$13.5 billion (US$422 million) in 2010, according to the company.

Ruby Tech enjoys high gross margins from fiber-optic networking products

Sep 16, 14:38

Taiwan-based Ruby Tech is enjoying gross margins of over 37% due to its focus on fiber-optic networking product lines including switches, converters and interface cards, according...

Taiwan market: Chunghwa Telecom aims to add 550,000 FTTx users in 2009

Nov 24, 15:19

Chunghwa Telecom (CHT) will expand the capacity of its fiber-optic network around Taiwan by more than 900,000 ports, and it expects an addition of 550,000 FTTx (fiber to the home/building/curb)...

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