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  • Last update: Wednesday 1 October 2014 [18 news items]

Latin America and Caribbean region to install 9GW of solar PV within 5 years, says Solarbuzz

Oct 1, 14:55

Solar photovoltaic (PV) technology is poised to play a substantial role in fulfilling the need for increased power generation capacity across the Latin America and Caribbean (LAC)...

Vendors cutting notebook shipments to Latin America

Jul 31, 11:59

Notebook vendors have significantly reduced their orders for shipments to Latin America because sales have been impacted by recent strong demand for LCD TVs in the area, according...

Lenovo to start dual-brand smartphone marketing

Apr 25, 15:31

Lenovo will adopt dual-brand marketing for smartphones in 2014, using the Motorola brand to sell mid-range to high-end models in the US and Western Europe, and selling entry-level...

Brazil will have more wind power capacity installed by 2022 than all other Latin America nations combined, says firm

Feb 20, 14:31

Latin America has become one of the hottest growth markets for the wind energy industry. Wind power development in Brazil, in particular, is growing rapidly and will provide the bulk...

Annual installations of wind power capacity in Latin America to double by 2022, says firm

Nov 6, 15:09

Although wind plant construction across Latin America is modest compared to more established markets, such as south and east Asia, North America, and Europe, the region's wind power...

Advantech targets US$1 billion revenues in 2013

Mar 1, 15:34

Taiwan-based industrial PC (IPC) player Advantech has announced 2012 total consolidated revenues of NT$27.552 billion (US$930 million), representing an on-year growth of 4.2% compared...

Latin America and Caribbean solar demand growing 45% annually out to 2017, according to NPD Solarbuzz

Jan 3, 12:06

Demand for solar energy across Latin America and the Caribbean is poised for explosive growth through 2017, with a forecast compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 45%, according to...

Emerging markets predicted to bring stability to solar industry, says IMS Research

Nov 28, 14:20

Emerging markets are forecast to help bring stability to ailing solar industry, with up to 12GW of new solar capacity added in 2017 up from just 1.6GW in 2012, according to IMS Research...

Lenovo acquires CCE in Brazil

Sep 6, 01:40

Lenovo Group has announced the acquisition of CCE, which is a leader in PCs and consumer electronics in Brazil. The acquisition is expected to expand Lenovo's presence in the world's...

Trina Solar expands into Latin America

Sep 5, 10:02

Trina Solar, a China-based solar firm, has announced a new Santiago, Chile sales and business development presence as the firm's coverage now encompasses all the Americas including...

Asustek outlines future plans

Aug 30, 01:35

Asustek Computer hosted an investors conference on August 29, announcing that the company's sales performance in the second quarter was better than expected and achieved new records...

First Solar announces strategic alliance with Solar Chile

Oct 12, 11:50

Solar Chile, a subsidiary of Fundacion Chile, and First Solar, a US-based thin-film solar firm, has announced a strategic alliance to co-develop solar projects in Chile. First Solar...

Acer enjoying strong short-term notebook orders for Europe

Sep 22, 01:15

Acer, benefiting from Hewlett-Packard's (HP's) uncertainty about its PC business, has started receiving strong notebook orders from channels in Europe with volumes, as of September...

HP places strong notebook orders in May and June

May 17, 01:10

First-tier notebook brand vendor Hewlett-Packard (HP) has recently notified its upstream component partners that its component shortage issues have already been resolved with its...

Intel adjusts netbook strategy

Apr 14, 01:05

Intel has recently adjusted its netbook strategy and is set to cooperate with its partners including Asustek Computer and Acer to launch netbook devices priced below US$199 in regions...

Acer signs contract with China-based Sunning to further cut into China market

Feb 17, 01:05

Acer announced on February 16, that the company has signed contracts with China-based IT channel vendor Sunning Appliance for a two year, US$500 million worth sales agreement. Acer...

HP conservative about 1Q11 global notebook shipment growth due to expected decline in China market

Feb 1, 14:27

Hewlett-Packard (HP) has set a conservative target global shipment volume of 10.1-10.4 million notebooks for the first quarter of 2011, an increase of only 7-10% on year due to expected...

Notebook vendors eyeing Latin America market

Dec 8, 16:21

Vendors have been looking to the growth potential of the notebook and peripheral markets in Latin America, which is thought to be larger than that in China because of fast economic...

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    Bits + chips | 3h 46min ago

  • Taiwan ODMs, component makers eye orders from China mid-range, high-end smartphone vendors

    Mobile + telecom | 4h 49min ago

  • Hermes Microvision posts January-September net EPS of NT$25.13

    Before Going to Press | 3h 54min ago

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    Before Going to Press | 3h 58min ago

  • LG Display develops 5.3-inch Full HD LCD panel for smartphones with 0.7mm bezel

    Before Going to Press | 3h 59min ago

  • TDDI may push down touch IC, LCD driver IC prices in 2015

    Before Going to Press | 4h 53min ago

  • LCD TV sales expected to reach 5 million during holiday period in North America

    Before Going to Press | 4h 54min ago

  • Innolux expects global Ultra HD TV shipments to reach 30 million in 2015

    Before Going to Press | 5h 11min ago

  • Taiwan market: BenQ aims to sell 20,000 curved Full HD WCG TVs in 2015

    Before Going to Press | 5h 14min ago

  • Powertech, Walton Advanced expected to see slight sequential drops in 4Q14 revenues

    Before Going to Press | 5h 17min ago

  • MLS, Unity Opto expand LED lighting capacities

    Before Going to Press | 5h 21min ago

  • Innolux capex to reach NT$20 billion in 2014

    Before Going to Press | 5h 22min ago

  • Innolux will continue to invest in a-Si and IGZO panel technologies, says chairman

    Before Going to Press | 5h 23min ago

  • Digitimes Research: Global top-6 notebook vendors to share 81.7% of 2015 global shipments

    Before Going to Press | 5h 40min ago

  • Grand finals of MSI Beat IT 2014 Global to be held in Taipei

    Before Going to Press | 5h 41min ago

  • HP-Foxconn server joint venture starts competing for data center orders

    Before Going to Press | 6h 27min ago

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