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DrayTek shifts production capacity from China to Taiwan

Oct 28, 14:37

Own-brand router, switch and wireless access point maker DrayTek has moved production capacity from Changshu, eastern China, to Taiwan because production in China is no longer competitive,...

Taiwan aims at cumulative PV installation of 20GWp in 2025, says MOST

Oct 28, 11:22

The Taiwan government has set target cumulative PV installation capacity of 6.5GWp for 2020 and 20GWp for 2025, according to the Ministry of Science and Technology (MOST).

Taiwan ITRI, Seria develop new technology for PCB production

Oct 28, 11:10

Taiwan's ITRI has teamed up with Japan-based Seria Engineering to develop a new process technology for the manufacture of PCBs, which has been showcased at the TPCA (Taiwan Printed...

Taiwan market: PChome InterPay launches mobile 3rd-party e-payment services

Oct 27, 15:11

PChome InterPay, a wholly-owned subsidiary of PChomePay which in turn is a subsidiary of web portal and e-commerce operator PChome Online, on October 26 began to provide mobile third-party...

Digitimes Research: Taiwan makers ship 309 million small- to mid-size panels in 3Q16

Oct 26, 12:06

Taiwan-based TFT-LCD makers shipped 309.749 million small- to medium-size panels in the third quarter of 2016, increasing 15.0% on quarter and 0.8% on year, according to Digitimes...

Taiwan September manufacturing production index down on month, up on year, says MOEA

Oct 24, 20:40

Taiwan recorded manufacturing production index (2011 as base year) of 109.14 for September 2016, decreasing 3.03% on month but increasing 6.47% on year, according to statistics released...

Taiwan September unemployment rate down on month, up on year, says DGBAS

Oct 24, 15:42

Taiwan had 469,000 jobless citizens in September 2016, equivalent to an unemployment rate of 3.99% which dropped 0.09pp on month but rose 0.10pp on year, according to statistics released...

Taiwan market: iPhone 7 tops market share in September, says paper

Newswatch - Oct 24, 10:57

There were 684,000 smartphones sold in the Taiwan market in September, increasing 3.1% on month, and iPhones had the largest market share at 29% in sales volume and 61.6% in sales...

MIRDC working on communication standards for LED equipment

Oct 21, 15:34

Taiwan government-sponsored Metal Industries Research & Development Center (MIRDC), under the auspices of Industrial Development Bureau of the Ministry of Economic Affairs, has...

Taiwan market: Gamania provides mobile e-payment services Gama Pay

Oct 21, 15:01

Online game developer and operator Gamania Digital Entertainment has started operation of Gama Pay, smartphone-based third-party mobile e-payment services, in the Taiwan market, becoming...

Gamania Digital Entertainment chairman Albert Liu

Taiwan attracts foreign direct investment of over US$10 billion in January-September, says MOEA

Oct 21, 10:25

Taiwan's Ministry of Economic Affairs (MOEA) approved 2,549 foreign direct investment projects (except from China) with a total value of US$10.084 billion in January-September 2016,...

Taiwan sees increased September export order value, says MOEA

Oct 21, 10:11

Taiwan received export orders worth US$42.96 billion in total in September 2016, increasing 13.3% on month and 3.9% on year, according to statistics released by the Ministry of Economic...

Taiwan market: We Can Financial Technology launches smart POS

Oct 20, 15:14

We Can Financial Technology, a hardware/software system integration service provider for payment and retail value-added services, on October 19 announced the launch of MF-2351 in...

Taiwan market: Epson launches 5 inkjet printers

Oct 19, 11:25

Seiko Epson have launched five multi-functional inkjet printers, L1455, L605, L485, L385 and L380, in the Taiwan market at recommended retail prices of NT$22,900 (US$725), NT$8,490,...

Epson multi-functional inkjet printer L1455

Digitimes Research: Taiwan top-3 foundries see combined revenues rise in 3Q16

Oct 18, 11:13

Combined revenues of Taiwan's top-3 foundries - Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (TSMC), United Microelectronics (UMC) and Vanguard International Semiconductor (VIS) - are...

Merits of poly-Si and mono-Si wafers debated at PV Taiwan forum

Oct 17, 21:48

Shu Hua, vice president for the largest China-based solar-grade polycrystalline silicon wafer maker GCL-Poly Energy Holdings, and Li Zhenguo, chairman of largest China-based solar-grade...

GCL-Poly Energy Holdings vice president Shu Hua

Taiwan market: MSO Taiwan Optical Platform to acquire 65% stake in EBC

Stockwatch - Oct 17, 11:35

Taiwan Optical Platform (TOP), a MSO (multi-system operator) of cable TV, has said it will acquire a 61% stake in Eastern Broadcasting Co. (EBC), a cable TV channel operator, from...

Taiwan Mobile appoints new chairman

Oct 13, 15:08

Taiwan Mobile has announced the appointment of Daniel Tsai to serve as its new chairman, replacing incumbent Richard Tsai, who will assume the chairmanship left by Daniel Tsai at...

Taiwan FTC to hold public hearing on ASE-SPIL merger

Oct 13, 14:29

Taiwan's Fair Trade Commission (FTC) has said it will arrange a public hearing on Advanced Semiconductor Engineering's (ASE) planned merger with Siliconware Precision Industries (SPIL)...

Taiwan market: Asustek Transformer Mini becomes available

Oct 13, 13:45

Asustek Compute has started selling its new 10-inch Transformer Mini 2-in-1 device in Taiwan and expects the device to boost its shipments in the fourth quarter as tablet demand has...

Taiwan market: Samsung Note 7 problems increase demand for S7 Edge, says paper

Newswatch - Oct 13, 13:33

Samsung Electronics Taiwan is offering a refund or an exchange for other Samsung smartphones for the Galaxy Note 7. Channel retailers report that 90% of customers returning the Note...

Digitimes Research: Taiwan makers to ship 37.65 million LCD TVs in 2017

Oct 13, 11:24

Taiwan-based ODMs, OEMs and OBMs (own-brand manufacturers) will ship 37.65 million LCD TVs in 2017, increasing 6.4% on year and taking up 17.2% of global total, according to Digitimes...

Taiwan market: Xiaomi aims to ship 600,000 Mi Band devices in 2016

Oct 13, 11:22

Xiaomi Technology is expected to ship a total of 600,000 units of its Mi Band wearable devices in the Taiwan market in 2016, according to sources from local retail channels.

Taiwan chip vendors strive to lower costs

Oct 13, 10:12

Taiwan-based chip suppliers are in talks with their foundry partners about possible ways to cut costs, including reducing silicon area and the number of masks, according to industry...

Qualcomm appoints new head of Taiwan business unit

Oct 13, 10:10

Qualcomm has announced the appointment of ST Liew, former co-president of Acer's BYOC Smart Products Business unit, to serve as its vice president as well as president of Qualcomm...

Qualcomm Taiwan president ST Liew

Taiwan market: Chimei aims to ship 180,000 LCD TVs in 2016

Oct 12, 11:59

Taiwan-based LCD TV vendor Chimei shipped 120,000 units in the Taiwan market during January-September 2016 and aims to ship 180,000 units in 2016, according to the company.

Chimei LCD TVs

AUO to complete 32MWp PV installation in Taiwan in 2016

Oct 12, 11:09

AU Optronics (AUO) is setting up rooftop PV systems around Taiwan and will complete total PV installation capacity of 32MWp in 2016, according to the company.

A rooftop PV system at an AUO factory in southern Taiwan

Taiwan sees decreased September export value, says MOF

Oct 11, 13:52

Taiwan recorded total export value of US$22.56 billion for September 2016, decreasing 8.5% on month and 1.8% on year, while the corresponding total import value of US$18.19 billion...

Taiwan market: MSOs to procure over 6.5 million STBs by end of 2017

Oct 7, 11:13

Taiwan's National Communications Commission aims to complete 100% digitization of cable TV networks around Taiwan by the end of 2017. MSOs (multi-system operators) are expected to...

Taiwan market: Dell launches 4 new PowerEdge servers

Oct 6, 16:01

Dell has launched four new enterprise PowerEdge servers in Taiwan, aiming to expand its presence in Taiwan's 4U server market. Currently, Dell's servers are manufactured by Inventec,...

VR, AR, AI developments to have greater scalability, says Google Taiwan head

Oct 6, 14:16

In addition to applications related to virtual reality (AR), augmented reality (AR) and Internet of Things (IoT), the development of artificial intelligence will have a greater scalability...

Chien Lee-feng, head of Google Taiwan

RoyalTek using pirated software, says BSA Taiwan

Oct 5, 15:07

Engineers working at RoyalTek, Quanta Computer's GPS navigation device subsidiary, have been found using pirated graphics software mostly developed by PTC and Autodesk. The software...

Taiwan September CPI up, says DGBAS

Oct 5, 14:56

Taiwan's September 2016 consumer price index (CPI) of 105.46 (2011 as base year) increased 0.45% on month and 0.33% on year, while the corresponding wholesale price index (WPI) of...

Taiwan sets 2017 renewable energy feed-in tariff rates

Oct 5, 14:50

Taiwan's Bureau of Energy has set feed-in tariff rates for generation of renewable energy, with PV power from NT$4.4098/kWh (US$0.1404) to NT$6.1033/kWh, according to the Ministry...

TSMC orders equipment for NT$1.36 billion

Stockwatch - Oct 5, 14:30

Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (TSMC) has purchased machinery equipment from Tokyo Electron, United Integrated Services and Topco Quartz Products for a total of NT$1.36...

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    AMD 7th-generation A series processor

    AMD has announced availability of its new mobile seventh-generation AMD A-series processors, timed to support a new notebook design by HP. New OEM PC designs powered by the A-series...

    Photo: Company, Apr 11.

  • Winbond+SpiStack+memories

    Winbond SpiStack memories

    Winbond Electronics has announced an expansion of its flash product portfolio with the introduction of a family of stackable SpiFlash memory devices. The new SpiStack W25M Series...

    Photo: Company, Mar 30.

  • Aidmics+iSperm+inspection+device+for+pig+sperm

    Aidmics iSperm inspection device for pig sperm

    At Computex Aidmics Biotechnology showcased its iSperm, which inspects pig sperm. It is a tool for animal husbandry. Aidmics said it has sold over 100 iSperm devices since its launch,...

    Photo: Julian Ho, Digitimes, Jun 10.

  • Aidmics+uHandy+mobile+microscope

    Aidmics uHandy mobile microscope

    Several Taiwan-based start-up companies were at Computex 2015's Meet the Future exhibition zone and among them was Aidmics Biotechnology. The company showcased its inspection products...

    Photo: Julian Ho, Digitimes, Jun 10.

  • Asustek+ZenWatch+smartwatch

    Asustek ZenWatch smartwatch

    Asustek Computer has launched its Android Wear-based smartwatch, the ZenWatch in Taiwan, priced at NT$5,990 (US$188). The ZenWatch features Corning's Gorilla 3 glass and an AMOLED...

    Photo: Company, Dec 25.

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