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Taiwan market: Asustek officially launches Zenbo home service robots

Newswatch - Dec 22, 11:58

Asustek Computer has officially launched its home service robot, the Zenbo, in the Taiwan market. The company will begin to take the first round of pre-orders for the robots on January...

Asustek Zenbo home service robot

Dell leads in Windows Hello biometric security solutions, say Taiwan makers

Dec 21, 16:02

Among vendors of business-use notebooks, tablets and 2-in-1 hybrid models, Dell has leadership in adopting Windows Hello, Microsoft's new biometric security system built into Windows...

Taiwan sees increased November export order value, says MOEA

Dec 21, 13:21

Taiwan received export orders worth US$43.62 billion in total in November 2016, increasing 2.2% on month and 7.0% on year, according to statistics released by the Ministry of Economic...

Taiwan market: Smartphone shipments to reach 8-8.5 million units in 2017

Dec 21, 11:28

Shipments of smartphones in the Taiwan market in 2017 are expected to be flat on year, totaling about at 8-8.5 million units, according to sources from local retail channels.

Taiwan foreign direct investment tops US$10.6 billion in January-November, says MOEA

Dec 20, 14:48

Taiwan's Ministry of Economic Affairs (MOEA) approved 3,093 foreign direct investment projects (except from China) with a total value of US$10.634 billion in January-November 2016,...

Taiwan Mobile to reduce capex for 2017

Dec 20, 14:15

Taiwan Mobile (TWM) expects its capex for 2017 to be significantly lower than the amount it spent in 2016 due to decreased spending on establishing network infrastructure, according...

TWM president James Jeng

Taiwan market: Sony Mobile, Samsung to launch mobile e-payment services

Dec 20, 12:17

Mobile electronic payment (e-payment) services will gain a boost in the Taiwan market in 2017 as Sony Mobile Communications and Samsung Electronics will launch related services soon,...

NTU and NTHU achieve breakthrough in near IR OLED

Dec 16, 15:31

An joint R&D team from National Taiwan University (NTU) and National Tsing Hua University (NTHU) has synthesized a platinum complex compound that can form a linear array able...

Taiwan IT players showcasing Windows 10 innovations at WinHEC 2017 Taiwan

Dec 16, 14:22

Taiwan-based industrial PC (IPC) makers and chip designers demonstrated their latest Windows 10 smart solutions at Microsoft's WinHEC Taiwan event from December 14-15.

Taiwan market: Xiaomi pushing sales of Mi Band bracelets, OTT boxes, smartphones

Dec 15, 14:44

Xiaomi Technology has continued to make headway for a number of its products, including Mi Band bracelets, OTT (over-the-top) boxes and smartphones, in the Taiwan market, according...

Quanta participates at WinHEC 2017 Taiwan; will partner with Microsoft on MR platform

Dec 15, 14:20

Quanta Computer vice chairman CC Leung has participated at Microsoft's WinHEC 2017 event in Taiwan, hosted from December 14-15 in Taipei, and said that the company will cooperate...

Dell Taiwan partners with Taipei city government to create IoT Innovation Lab

Dec 15, 13:54

Dell Taiwan has partnered with the city government of Taipei, Taiwan to establish Taipei IoT Innovation Lab, looking to push the city to become a Living Lab for smart city technolo...

The Inotera model unlikely to be implemented in China, says Micron CEO

Dec 15, 11:02

For Micron Technology, it is no longer meaningful to implement the "Inotera Memories model" in China, according to Mark Durcan, CEO for the US memory vendor.

Micron CEO Mark Durcan

TGS 2017 to begin on January 19 with VR spotlight, says paper

Newswatch - Dec 14, 21:55

Taipei Game Show (TGS) 2017 will be hosted from January 19-24, 2017 in Taipei, Taiwan and virtual reality (VR) software and hardware are expected to be under the spotlight at the...

China to join top-3 semiconductor equipment spenders for first time, says SEMI

Dec 14, 21:46

Worldwide sales of new semiconductor manufacturing equipment are projected to increase 8.7% to US$39.7 billion in 2016, according to SEMI. In 2017, another 9.3% growth is expected,...

India currency reform having mix influence on Taiwan IT players, says paper

Newswatch - Dec 14, 15:22

India's recent currency reform reportedly has made local consumers become less willing to make purchase and has impacted smartphone sales in the country; however, Compal Electronics,...

Hiwin starts construction of factory in southern Taiwan

Dec 14, 11:17

Motion control mechanical component maker Hiwin Technologies has held a groundbreaking ceremony for a factory in Chiayi Dapumei Precision Machinery Park in Chiayi County, southern...

Hiwin holds a groundbreaking ceremony for a factory

Certification service provider IST seeing strong demand from China and Taiwan

Dec 14, 11:02

Demand from China's and Taiwan's semiconductor markets has been strong boosting revenues at certification service provider Integrated Service Technology (IST), which saw revenues...

Taiwan market: Asia Pacific Telecom attains 1.6 million 4G users

Dec 13, 12:18

Asia Pacific Telecom has attained 1.6 million 4G mobile communication subscribers, exceeding the target of 1.4 million ones for the end of 2016, according to president Tim Chen on...

Asia Pacific Telecom president Tim Chen

Taiwan market: Studio A starts programming education

Dec 12, 19:11

Studio A, an Apple Premium Reseller in Taiwan, Hong Kong and China, has kicked off elementary education programming in the Taiwan market through holding an Hour of Code in Taiwan...

Taiwan Mobile sees revenues up slightly in November

Stockwatch - Dec 12, 10:21

Telecom operator Taiwan Mobile (TWM) saw its revenues grow 2.68% on month and 1.73% on year to NT$10.23 billion (US$321.87 million) in November. Revenues for the first 11 months of...

Automation component maker Taiwan Chelic reports increased sales for November

Dec 9, 15:35

Automation component maker Taiwan Chelic has reported consolidated revenues of NT$87 million (US$2.732 million) for November, up 5.82% on month and 2.95% on year. Accumulated 2016...

Taiwan market: LG offers upgrades to Android 7.0 for LG G5

Dec 9, 12:21

As Google is planning to officially release Android 7.0 OS at the end of 2016, LG Electronics has taken the initiative to announce the availability of upgrades to the latest version...

Delta Electronics to tap Taiwan market for data centers used by financial organizations

Dec 9, 10:57

Power supply maker and energy management solution provider Delta Electronics will extend marketing of its energy management solutions for data centers in the Taiwan market from targeting...

Taiwan market: Oppo launches R9s

Dec 8, 13:48

China-based smartphone vendor Oppo has launched its R9s smartphone in the Taiwan market, targeting the mid-range segment with a price tag of NT$14,990 (US$473) unlocked.

Oppo launches the R9s

Prices of 12-inch blank wafers to rise 10-20% in 1Q17

Dec 8, 10:43

Chipmakers including Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (TSMC), United Microelectronics (UMC) and Micron Technology have been informed by their upstream suppliers that prices...

wafer

Taiwan November export value down on month, up on year, says MOF

Dec 7, 22:09

Taiwan recorded total export value of US$25.34 billion for November 2016, decreasing 5.3% on month but increasing 12.1% on year, while the corresponding total import value of US$21.07...

TSMC orders equipment for NT$16 billion

Stockwatch - Dec 7, 21:56

Pure-play foundry Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (TSMC) has spent a total of NT$16.05 billion (US$504.6 million) on equipment from five suppliers, according to recent...

China, Taiwan PERC P-type solar cell makers consider adoption of N-type IBC, HJT technologies

Dec 7, 15:23

China- and Taiwan-based PERC (passivated emitter and rear cell) P-type monocrystalline silicon solar cell makers, because energy conversion rates for such solar cells are difficult...

TSMC to build new plant for 5nm and newer processes

Dec 7, 11:33

Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (TSMC) has outlined its investment schedule for 5nm and more advanced node manufacturing, including plans to build a new manufacturing site...

Mechanical Technology R&D Center to cooperate with SLM Solutions Group

Dec 6, 15:28

The Mechanical Technology Research and Development Center under National Cheng Kung University, southern Taiwan, on December 5 signed an MoU with SLM Solutions Group AG, a Germany-based...

Taiwan November CPI down on month, up on year, says DGBAS

Dec 6, 13:45

Taiwan's November 2016 consumer price index (CPI) of 106.53 (2011 as base year) decreased 0.43% on month but increased 1.97% on year, while the corresponding wholesale price index...

Taiwan market: Mitac launches smart wrist band

Dec 2, 16:13

GPS navigation device vendor Mitac International has launched MiVia Essential 350, a smart wrist band, in the Taiwan market for sale at NT$3,990 (US$125).

Delta, Furukawa land heat-pipe orders from LG, say Taiwan makers

Dec 2, 16:03

Following Samsung Electronics' adoption of heat-pipes for its Galaxy S7 and Galaxy Note 7, Korea-based LG Electronics reportedly is also planning to adopt heat-pipes for smartphones...

Taiwan market: Huawei to launch MateBook in 2017

Dec 1, 11:53

Huawei Technologies will launch MateBook, a 2-in-1 notebook/tablet hybrid model, in the Taiwan market in 2017, according to the company's Taiwan sales agent XunWei Tech.

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