2020-05-28 - Yvonne Geng

GlobalFoundries to Shut Chengdu Wafer Fab

GlobalFoundries has abandoned its wafer fab planned in Chengdu. The company filed official notices of closure...

2020-05-27 - George Leopold

China to Fall Short of its Ambitious Tech Goals

The ambitious technological goals of China semiconductors set for later in this decade turn out to be aspirational rather than…

2020-05-20 - DRAMeXchange

Expanded U.S. Rules Sanctioning Huawei to Have No Substantial Impact on Memory Industry in Short-Term

TrendForce’s investigation finds that the U.S. new rules effect on Huawei’s procurement of memory components is limited for now, with…

2020-05-13 - Alan Patterson

SMIC Plans to Raise Capital for Expansion

China's Semiconductor Manufacturing International Corp. aims to sell new shares through a Shanghai-based stock exchange. The proceeds will be used…

2020-05-11 - George Leopold

HiSilicon Breaks Into Semiconductor Top 10

The captive but ambitious chip maker looks to spread its wings...

2020-04-29 - Junko Yoshida

Interview: No Winners In U.S.-China AI War

Economist Dieter Ernst worries that "Technology warfare based on crude techno-nationalism is threatening to destroy AI’s global knowledge-sharing culture...

2020-04-28 - Gary Hilson

China’s Memory Ambitions Intensify NAND Competition

The "Made in China 2025” initiative is bearing fruit, with a homegrown company demonstrating success with proprietary architecture for 3D…

2020-04-24 - Junko Yoshida

China’s AI Superiority: Myth or Reality?

Economist Dieter Ernst agrees there is a lot of AI-related activity in China, but argues it's the wrong kind of…

2020-04-22 - Yole Développement

MicroLED: Samsung, Apple, BOE…The Race Is On

Yole estimates that the cumulated effort in microLED to date reaches close to 4.8 billion, with Apple alone close to…

2020-04-20 - Sally Ward-Foxton

Nvidia Gets China’s Approval for Mellanox Buyout

Deal ready to proceed as CEO vows ‘no job cuts due to Covid-19...