Semiconductors

Chinese Component Maker Yangjie Electronic Splashes USD11 Million on 60% Stake in Its Chip Supplier

Chinese Component Maker Yangjie Electronic Splashes USD11 Million on 60% Stake in Its Chip Supplier

Jiangsu-based electronic components maker Yangzhou Yangjie Electronic Technology Co. [SHE:300373] plans to buy a 60-percent stake in an upstream semiconductor…

Oct 30, 2017
Dou Shicong
Yoke Technology, Jaewon Industrial Team Up to Build Three Electronic Chemical Plants

Yoke Technology, Jaewon Industrial Team Up to Build Three Electronic Chemical Plants

Chinese flame-retardant product maker Jiangsu Yoke Technology Co. [SHE:002409] will team up with renowned South Korean electronic chemicals producer Jaewon…

Oct 25, 2017
Tang Shihua
Yoke Technology to Acquire Jiangsu Xianke, Buy 90% Stake in Kemeite Special Gas for USD370 Million

Yoke Technology to Acquire Jiangsu Xianke, Buy 90% Stake in Kemeite Special Gas for USD370 Million

Jiangsu Yoke Technology Co. [SHE:002409] plans to issue new shares to take a 90-percent stake in gas producer Chengdu Kemeite…

Oct 19, 2017
Zhang Xia
China’s Integrated Circuit Sector Is Growing Rapidly, But There Are Holes to Be Filled, Experts Say

China’s Integrated Circuit Sector Is Growing Rapidly, But There Are Holes to Be Filled, Experts Say

The rise of integrated circuit manufacturing in China has seen a nationwide investment spree, but there are still a number…

Oct 12, 2017
Xu Wei
Phichem Material Buys 45% Stake in Taiwanese Semiconductor Firm for USD29.27 Million

Phichem Material Buys 45% Stake in Taiwanese Semiconductor Firm for USD29.27 Million

A wholly-owned subsidiary of manufacturing materials supplier Shanghai Phichem Material Co. [SHE:300398] will acquire a 45 percent stake in Taiwan-based…

Sep 28, 2017
Zhang Xia
Chinese Battery Maker Upgrades Lithium Carbonate Production Line to Process 5,000 Tons a Year

Chinese Battery Maker Upgrades Lithium Carbonate Production Line to Process 5,000 Tons a Year

Chinese electrical equipment maker Jiangxi Special Electric Motor Co. has finished upgrading its lithium carbonate production line, which will produce 5,000 tons a year once it goes into operation,

Sep 21, 2017
Dou Shicong
Beijing Zhongguancun IC Design Park to Open Its Doors Next Year

Beijing Zhongguancun IC Design Park to Open Its Doors Next Year

Beijing Zhongguancun IC Design Park, a national integrated industry park for integrated circuit design, will enter operation in 2018, by…

Sep 19, 2017
Zhang Xia
Foxconn Unveils USD5.7 Billion Plan for Business Initiatives in Nanjing

Foxconn Unveils USD5.7 Billion Plan for Business Initiatives in Nanjing

Apple Inc. [NASDAQ:AAPL] supplier Foxconn Technology Group [TSE:2317] will splash out CNY37.5 billion (USD5.74 billion) on new business initiatives in…

Sep 14, 2017
Tang Shihua
Chinese Fine Chemical Maker to Invest USD75 Million in Production Base Near Chengdu

Chinese Fine Chemical Maker to Invest USD75 Million in Production Base Near Chengdu

Chinese fine chemicals producer Suzhou Crystal Clear Chemical Co. [SHE:300655] will invest CNY500 million (USD74.9 million) to build a new…

Aug 21, 2017
Tang Shihua
China’s Increased Investment in Chip-Making Yields Promising Early Results

China’s Increased Investment in Chip-Making Yields Promising Early Results

China’s once uncompetitive semiconductor chip industry has been turning up since the government brought in a developer plan for the…

Aug 17, 2017
Li Na
Qualcomm’s Move Into Low-End Market Causes Problems for MediaTek

Qualcomm’s Move Into Low-End Market Causes Problems for MediaTek

Telecoms manufacturer Qualcomm Inc.’s [NASDAQ:QCOM] recent moves in the low-, middle- and high-end markets are causing problems for Taiwanese semiconductor…

Aug 2, 2017
Li Na