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Big investors up call for governments to take climate action

MADRID (AP) — More than 600 institutional investors managing a whopping $37 trillion in client assets called Monday for governments to step up their efforts against climate change. ...

Taiwan's MediaTek sales to grow 20% in 2020 on 5G chips: U.S. brokerage

MediaTek Inc., the largest integrated circuit designer in Taiwan, will see 20 percent sales growth in 2020 on the back of new 5G chips, a U.S. brokerage forecast Wednesday. In a research note, the ...

Asian Champions League Winners

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Samsung Heavy Industries to pay criminal fine in bribe case

ALEXANDRIA, Va. (AP) — A major South Korean shipbuilder has agreed to pay a $75 million criminal fine to avoid prosecution in the U.S. for a conspiracy to bribe officials in Brazil. ...

Taiwan's TSMC set to rank as world's No. 3 chip supplier

Contract chipmaker Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co. (TSMC) is expected to rank as the world's third largest integrated circuit supplier in 2019, while MediaTek Inc., a Taiwanese IC designer,...

Motorola flips for its futuristic foldable phone

NEW YORK (AP) — Motorola is bracing for the future by returning to the past. The company is adapting its historical flip-phone design for a smartphone with a foldable screen. Samsung...

China lags far behind in semiconductor battle

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — China is lagging behind in its quest to become a global leader in the semiconductor industry, said Chairman Zhao Weiguo (趙偉國) of China’s state-run semiconductor make...

Taiwan TSMC's capex forecast to hit high in Q4: advisory firm

On the back of the need for high-end technology development, Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co. (TSMC), the world's largest contract chipmaker, is expected to achieve a quarterly high in capit...

Business Highlights

___ US economy defies threats with a solid job gain for October WASHINGTON (AP) — A solid October jobs report spotlighted the surprising durability of the U.S. econ...

Samsung Electronics says third quarter profit fell 56%

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Samsung Electronics says it operating profit for the last quarter fell by nearly 56%, with its robust smartphone and TV sales offset by a continuously weak market for compute...

Investors return to Saudi Arabia as lucrative oil IPO looms

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia (AP) — Lured by a long-looming stock offering of Saudi Arabia's massive state-run oil company, investors and business leaders have returned to the kingdom's capital for an investm...

TSMC starts work on US$19.6 Billion 3nm fab in S. Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co. (TSMC) has begun construction on a new US$19.6 billion 3nm fab that is anticipated to be completed in 2023. TSMC has acquired 30 ...

Samsung heir Lee appears in court for corruption retrial

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Billionaire Samsung scion Lee Jae-yong has appeared in court for a retrial on corruption charges that partially fueled an explosive 2016 scandal that spurred massive protests...

Taiwan should emulate ties between India and S Korea

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Economic consultants and think tanks from India and South Korea will meet in New Delhi, the capital of India, on Thursday (Oct. 24) to discuss economic strategies and how ...