Samsung, Apple to boost cellphone manufacturing in India

NEW DELHI (AP) — Three contract manufacturers for Apple iPhones and South Korea’s Samsung have applied for large-scale electronics manufacturing rights in India under a $6.5 billion incentive scheme a...

Taiwan's Foxconn expands efforts in semiconductor development

Hon Hai Precision Industry Co., a Taiwan-based electronics manufacturing giant, has expanded its efforts in entering the semiconductor industry by setting up a high-end integrated circuit packaging an...

Taiwan’s Pegatron follows Foxconn and Wistron to make iPhones in India

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Pegatron has registered a subsidiary in India, becoming Taiwan’s third contract electronics manufacturer to produce iPhones in the South Asian country, reports said ...

Taiwan’s Foxconn to donate 120,000 masks to 10 social welfare organizations

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Foxconn announced on Monday (July 13) that it will donate 120,000 surgical-grade face masks it produced to 10 social welfare groups throughout Taiwan. Foxconn said the ...

Taiwan’s Foxconn to invest US$1 billion in Indian iPhone plant: Reuters

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Foxconn Technology will invest US$1 billion (NT$29.48 billion) in a factory in south India where it is already producing iPhones for Apple, Reuters reported Saturday (July...

Google, TSMC dream companies for engineering students in Taiwan: Survey

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A recent survey coinciding with the graduation period shows Taiwanese students majoring in engineering/IT view Google as the most attractive employer, followed by national...

Sharp Taiwan takes control of cosmetics retailer Mirada

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Sharp (Taiwan) Electronics Corporation, a unit of the Foxconn Telecom Group, announced Wednesday (July 1) that it is taking over cosmetics retailer Mirada in an attack on ...

Taiwan's Pingtung County begins installing 99MW solar power station

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A solar power company on June 23 began installing a 99MW photovoltaic (PV) solar power station in Jiadong Township, an area of Pingtung County severely affected by subside...

Taiwanese car brand Luxgen to leave China

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Amid a sluggish car market in China, Taiwan's Yulon Group has decided to withdraw its Luxgen brand from the country, reports said Wednesday (June 17). The move was ...

Czech Republic is Taiwan’s fourth biggest investment destination in Europe

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — While President of the Czech Senate Milos Vystrcil's planned trip to Taiwan at the end of August has been of recent political focus, the two countries actually have a ...

The Latest: Australia prime minister supports changes to WHO

The Latest on the coronavirus pandemic. The new coronavirus causes mild or moderate symptoms for most people. For some, especially older adults and people with existing health problems, it can cause m...

Taiwan’s Foxconn founder removes in-law from health technology post

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Foxconn Technology Group founder Terry Gou (郭台銘) removed his brother-in-law from the top of a health technology group and urged its thorough reorganization due to signific...

How Wuhan Coronavirus virus could help Taiwan establish normal relations with the world

KAOHSIUNG (Taiwan News) — Communist China’s attempts to portray itself as a global savior that is coming to rescue the world in its hour of need may be resonating with their obedient domes...

Taiwan’s Foxconn to produce ventilators at Wisconsin plant

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Foxconn Technology Group, known as the world’s largest contract manufacturer of electronic products, is discussing plans with Medtronic PLC of the United States ...

Foxconn offering university graduates starting pay of NT$45,000

Taiwan-based manufacturing giant Foxconn Technology Group has launched a recruitment drive, offering a monthly salary of no less than NT$45,000 (US$1,485) to university graduates. For those with a ...