Semiconductors

Spreadtrum Announces the World's First Single Chip Quad-SIM Standby Solution

SHANGHAI, Nov. 2, 2010 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- Spreadtrum Communications, Inc. (Nasdaq: SPRD; "Spreadtrum" or the "Company"), a leading fabless semiconductor provider in China with advanced technology in both 2G and 3G wireless communications, today announced the availability of the world's f...

2010-11-02 08:00 1273

SMIC to Invest in Wuhan Xinxin

Writing a New Chapter in Scientific Development WUHAN, China, Oct. 29 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- The Wuhan East Lake Hi-Tech Development Zone Administrative Committee and Semiconductor Manufacturing International Corporation ("SMIC," NYSE: SMI, SEHK: 0981.HK) today signed a cooperation framework ag...

2010-10-29 09:30 1498

AU Optronics Corp. Reports 3Q2010 Financial Results

HSINCHU, Oct. 27 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- AU Optronics Corp. ("AUO" or the "Company") (TAIEX: 2409; NYSE: AUO) today held its investors conference and announced its unaudited results for the third quarter of 2010(1). AUO posted consolidated revenue of NT$124,403 million (approximately US$3,989 millio...

2010-10-28 18:50 1278

AUO Showcases Industry Strength at PV Taiwan 2010

HSINCHU, Oct. 25 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- AU Optronics Corp. ("AUO" or the "Company") (TAIEX: 2409; NYSE: AUO) announced today that the Company will showcase the latest PV products at PV Taiwan 2010. SunForte PM318B00, a high-efficiency mono-crystalline solar module, will make its debut in Taiwan. Besid...

2010-10-25 16:31 1415

SMIC Announces Third Quarter 2010 Webcast Conference Call

SMIC (NYSE: SMI, SEHK: 981) SHANGHAI, Oct. 21 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Please join SMIC's: -- Dr. David NK Wang, President, Chief Executive Officer and Executive Director -- Gary Tseng, Chief Financial Officer -- En-Ling Feng, Director, Investor Relations as they announce th...

2010-10-21 12:07 1794

Actions Semiconductor to Report Third Quarter 2010 Financial Results on November 2, 2010

ZHUHAI, China, Oct. 21 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Actions Semiconductor Co., Ltd. (Nasdaq: ACTS), one of China's leading fabless semiconductor companies that provides comprehensive mixed-signal system-on-a-chip (SoC) and multimedia digital signal processing (DSP) solutions for portable consumer electronic...

2010-10-21 20:00 1027

Innovalight Signs Commercial Agreement with Solarfun

SUNNYVALE, California, Oct. 19 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Innovalight, Inc., a privately-held company that manufactures a proprietary nanotechnology-based silicon ink and licenses a proprietary platform process to solar cell manufacturing companies, announced today a three-year commercial agreement wit...

2010-10-19 12:00 1314

Broadcom Announces Immediate Support for the New QZSS Satellites Launched by Japan

GPS Receiver Successfully Tests Reception of the QZSS Satellite Signals and Codes PORTLAND, Ore., Oct. 14 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Broadcom Corporation (Nasdaq: BRCM), a global leader in semiconductors for wired and wireless communications, today announced that its single-chip global positioning system...

2010-10-14 10:55 1097

The Gotthard Base Tunnel: The World's Longest Railway Tunnel Witnesses its Final Breakthrough in Switzerland on 15 October

BERN, Switzerland, Oct. 12 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- The new Gotthard Base Tunnel -- at 57 kilometres the longest railway tunnel in the world -- will achieve breakthrough on October 15, 2010. swissinfo.ch is devoting a multimedia special dossier to this important stage in the new transalpine transit rout...

2010-10-12 09:00 1419

Largest-ever China Sourcing Fairs: Electronics & Components and Security Products open today with over 3,280 booths

First-ever Global Sources fair showcasing Korean electronics is unveiled HONG KONG, Oct. 12 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Global Sources' (Nasdaq: GSOL) (http://www.globalsources.com ) largest-ever China Sourcing Fairs: Electronics & Components and Security Products shows opened today at Hong Kong's AsiaW...

2010-10-12 13:00 1795

ARM and SMIC Extend Comprehensive Product Portfolio of Free Libraries of Physical IP to 65nm and 40nm LL Process Technology

Collaboration enables broad adoption of ARM Industry-Proven physical IP targeting cost sensitive low power/high density mobile and portable applications CAMBRIDGE, England and SHANGHAI, Oct. 11 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- ARM and Semiconductor Manufacturing International Corporation ("SMIC", NYSE: SMI and...

2010-10-11 16:30 1717

Car multimedia system captures top honor at Global Sources Electronics Design Awards

Winning consumer electronics, computer and networking, security, telecom and wireless products to be showcased at China Sourcing Fairs: Electronics & Components and Security Products, Oct. 12-15 in Hong Kong HONG KONG, Oct. 11 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Four electronics products designed and manufactur...

2010-10-11 17:00 1887

AUO Demonstrates Its R&D Strength to Showcase a Full Lineup of PV Products at Solar Power International 2010

HSINCHU, Oct. 11 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- AU Optronics Corp. ("AUO" or the "Company") (TAIEX: 2409; NYSE: AUO) announced today that the Company will participate in Solar Power International 2010 to showcase its full lineup of PV products. SunForte PM318B00, a high-efficiency mono-crystalline solar modul...

2010-10-13 03:07 1476

TriReme Medical Announces $17 Million Series D Financing

Bio*One Capital Leads Investment to Fund Commercial Expansion and Continued Product Development Programs PLEASANTON, Calif., Oct. 11 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- TriReme Medical, a leading developer of innovative catheters and stents for the treatment of complex vascular disease, announced today the c...

2010-10-11 09:01 1377

Record-breaking CIOE 2010 showcased over 2,300 exhibitors, up 10 percent compared to 2009 event

IIC-China held concurrently with CIOE for first time HONG KONG, Oct. 8 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- The 12th China International Optoelectronic Exposition (CIOE 2010) (http://www.cioe.cn ) broke records during its highly successful run Sept. 6-9, 2010, at Shenzhen Convention and Exhibition Center. The wo...

2010-10-08 15:00 1832

UMC Reports Sales for September 2010

TAIPEI, Oct. 8 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- United Microelectronics Corporation (NYSE: UMC; TAIEX: 2303), (UMC) today reported unaudited net sales for the month of September 2010. Revenues for September 2010 Period 2010 2009 Y/Y Change Y/Y(%) M/M(%) September ...

2010-10-08 14:31 1435

AU Optronics Corp. Reports September 2010 Consolidated Revenue

HSINCHU, Oct. 5 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- AU Optronics Corp. ("AUO" or the "Company") (TAIEX: 2409; NYSE: AUO) today announced its preliminary consolidated September 2010 revenue of NT$41,986 million, down by 3.6% month-over-month but up 2.5% year-over-year. Large-sized panel (a) shipments for Sep...

2010-10-05 19:58 1610

KYOCERA Components Drive Technological Advances

Seldom seen, Kyocera's cutting-edge technology and components play important roles in applications that are pushing boundaries in various fields KYOTO, Japan, Oct. 4 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- CEATEC JAPAN is one of the premier annual tradeshows in Asia to get a preview of next-generation IT and electr...

2010-10-08 17:19 1239

ChipMOS ANNOUNCES ITS PLANNING INTO 12-INCH WAFER GOLD BUMPING

HSINCHU, Oct. 4 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- ChipMOS TECHNOLOGIES (Bermuda) LTD. (Nasdaq: IMOS) today announced the expansion of its wafer gold bumping capabilities in Taiwan into 12-inch, high performance gold bumping production. In anticipation of the expected demand for 12-inch gold-bumping production, ...

2010-10-04 20:00 1285

ChipMOS ENTERS INTO SETTLEMENT AGREEMENT WITH SPANSION

HSINCHU, Oct. 4 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- ChipMOS TECHNOLOGIES (Bermuda) LTD. ("ChipMOS" or the "Company") (Nasdaq: IMOS) today announced that ChipMOS TECHNOLOGIES, INC. ("ChipMOS Taiwan"), a 91% owned subsidiary of ChipMOS, has entered into a settlement agreement (the "Agreement") with Spansion LLC for ...

2010-10-04 20:00 1211