Taiwan Industry Updates
Last year, Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co. (TSMC) earned NT$188.1 billion (US$6.2 billion), or NT$7.26 per diluted share in after-tax net income on consolidated revenue of NT$597 billion (US$19.9 billion), with net income rising 13.1% from the previous year to hit a new high along with the total revenue.
In the fourth quarter alone, the company had consolidated revenue of NT$145.81 bill... Full Story
The Taiwan External Trade Development Council (TAITRA) in late-April 2014 announced the 10 winners of the prestigious Taiwan Excellence Gold Award at a ceremony in Taipei, hosted by the Bureau of Foreign Trade (BOFT) of the Ministry of Economic Affairs (MOEA) that was attended by industry leaders.
The Taiwan Excellence Award is regarded locally the highest accolade for products that embody "inn... Full Story
The booming automobile market in China has been attracting an increasing number of international automakers to invest in the high-potential market, and the capital and technical injection from the major global players have been expanding the production and upgrading technical levels in China's automotive industry, as well as creating a huge demand for automotive-electronic parts and components.
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At the Guangzhou International Lighting Exhibition 2014, the Taiwanese gauge maker AsenseTek Inc. will demonstrate its smart spectrometers “Lighting Passport”, a handset sized LED-lighting gauge integrated with an optical sensor only one-sixth the size of a business card.
Compact size makes these photometric gauges practical compared to massive size of conventional machines, not to mention... Full Story
Niken Automotive Accessories Co., Ltd., a major automotive LED lighting and auto accessory manufacturer in Taiwan, launched its new 2014 product series, including high-end LED driving lamps, LED work lamps, and LED daytime running lights (DRLs) at 2014 Taipei AMPA, on a 4x4 SUV at its booth.
Simon Shih, chairman of Niken, says that his company's core values include high quality, safety, and pr... Full Story