Wednesday, September 2, 2015
Taiwan-based Hon Hai Precision Industry Co. (鴻海), the world's largest contract electronics maker, is expected to invest in Greendust, an Indian 3C and home appliance online retailer, according to the Economic Times of the South Asian country.
The upcoming annual SEMICON Taiwan exhibition on Sept. 2 to 4 will feature the largest-ever semiconductor delegation from the Netherlands in Taiwan, according to the Netherlands Trade and Investment Office (NTIO) in Taiwan.
Shares of Advanced Semiconductor Engineering Inc. (ASE, 日月光), the world's largest integrated circuit packaging and testing services provider, tumbled Tuesday amid uncertainty over ASE's bid to acquire an up to 25 percent stake in rival Siliconware Precision Industries Co. (矽品), dealers said.
The value of properties introduced by developers into the market totals NT$4.7 billion so far in Ghost Month, the lowest in 10 years, HouseFun News (好房網) reported.
Mainland Chinese manufacturing showed further signs of weakness in August, adding to evidence of an inexorable slowdown in the world's No. 2 economy despite recent government efforts to support growth.
Tuesday, September 1, 2015
Largan Precision Co.'s (大立光) revenues grew 44 percent in the first half of 2015, while revenues for the rest of Taiwan's precision optics industry shrank 7 percent during the same period, an industry group said.
Shares in Taiwan ended dramatically higher Monday thanks to a buying surge near the end of the session, dealers said.
Japan's factory output contracted a worse-than-expected 0.6 percent on-month in July, official data showed on Monday, owing to lackluster demand at home and as a slowdown in China weighs on exports.
Monday, August 31, 2015
In 2015, Taiwan is projected to have the highest capex for semiconductor manufacturing worldwide, according to a press release from Semiconductor Equipment and Materials International (SEMI).
Singapore women continue to be under-represented in top management positions, even though they have made strides in education and the broader workforce.