2021-07-09 - Anne-Françoise Pelé

Semiconductor Industry Needs to Address Talent Shortage

Capturing the semiconductor industry size of $1 trillion by 2030 will only be possible if the talent shortage is addressed…

2021-07-05 - Thailand Board of Investment

Thailand BOI Approves Enhanced Incentives to Promote R&D, Attract Semiconductor Manufacturing

The Thailand BOI also approved enhanced incentives to attract investments in the growing semiconductor, digital and packaging industries.

2021-06-29 - Keesjan Engelen

Taiwan Electronics Update

Taiwan really contributes more value to the iPad Pro than accounted for.

2021-06-23 - Applied Materials Inc.

Applied Materials’ Chip Wiring Breakthrough Enables Scaling to 3nm and Beyond

Applied Materials' Integrated Materials Solution combines seven different process technologies in one system under high vacuum.


SEMI: New Semiconductor Fabs to Spur Surge in Equipment Spending

Equipment spending for the 29 fabs is expected to surpass $140 billion over the next few years. 

- GlobalFoundries

GlobalFoundries Building New Fab in Singapore

When complete, GF will add capacity for 450,000 wafers per year, bringing its Singapore campus up to approximately 1.5 million…

2021-06-22 - Synopsys Inc.

Synopsys to Acquire BISTel Semiconductor and FPD Units

Synopsys has signed a definitive agreement to acquire the semiconductor and flat panel display (FPD) solutions from BISTel.

2021-06-21 - Gary Hilson

Optane Ecosystem Hints at Broader Persistent Memory Support

Interconnects such as CXL open opportunities for software startup MemVerge, including supporting Optane persistent memory.

2021-06-08 - Strategy Analytics

Trade War, Shortages Fueling China’s Semiconductor Self-Sufficiency

Trade sanctions and the semiconductor shortage have accelerated investment by China’s government in semiconductors.

2021-06-07 - Hua Hong Semiconductor Ltd

Hua Hong Semiconductor Achieves Mass Production of 12in Silicon Wafers on 90nm BCD

Hua Hong Semiconductor has announced mass production of 12in silicon wafers on its 90nm BCD process.

2021-06-02 - Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co. Ltd

TSMC Unveils Latest Logic, Packaging and Stacking Technologies

TSMC debuts N6RF for enhanced 5G smartphone experience, N5A for state-of-the-art automotive, and the new 3DFabric technologies.

- GlobalData

Majority of Top 20 APAC Tech Firms Managed to Post Growth in 2020

Increasing investments in digital transformation, data centers and IoT deployment were instrumental in the more than 5% average revenue growth…