Founder of Taiwan's TSMC says US economy hinges on presidential election

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Morris Chang (張忠謀), founder and former CEO of Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (TSMC), said Saturday (Oct. 3) that the upcoming U.S. presidential election will h...

TSMC continues to thrive despite challenge from Samsung

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — While Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co. (TSMC) currently controls half of the world’s contract chipmaking business, it is now facing an increased challenge from...

Taiwan Ministry of Science and Technology invites TSMC founder to roundtable

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The Ministry of Science and Technology (MOST) has invited Morris Chang (張忠謀), the founder of Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co. (TSMC), the largest contract chipmaker ...

AI more disruptive than internet: Taiwan TSMC founder

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Founder of the world’s largest contract semiconductor manufacturing company, TSMC (台積電), Morris Chang (張忠謀), said that the proliferation of artificial intelligence (...

Morris Chang: Endeavors and hard work are critical to future of Taiwan’s semiconductor industry

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)—Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (TSMC) founder and former chairman Morris Chang (張忠謀) said during a radio interview on Tuesday that future endeavors and hard work...

Taiwan President confers medal on TSMC founder Morris Chang

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) conferred the Order of Propitious Clouds on Morris Chang (張忠謀), founder of Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (TSMC), honoring his con...

US-China trade war is reality show without script: TSMC founder

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The trade war between the United States and China is like a reality show, with U.S. President Donald Trump acting and talking without a script, Taiwan Semiconductor Manufa...

It's official: Taiwan Semiconductor's Chang retires after board reshuffle

TAIPEI (CNA) - Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co. (TSMC) Chairman Morris Chang retired on Tuesday after the company completed a reshuffle of the board of directors at its annual general meeting. ...

TSMC breaks ground on 5-nanometer chip factory in Southern Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co. (台積電), the world’s top contract chipmaker, broke ground on its Fab 18 for 5-nanometer chips in Tainan Friday. Chairman Morr...

TSMC founder Morris Chang bullish about near future for Taiwan chipmaker

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co. (台積電), the world’s largest contract chipmaker, will see its revenue grow by between 5 and 10 percent per years over the next t...

TSMC to invest US$20 billion in Taiwan 3-nano plant

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Corporation (台積電) wants to invest US$20 billion (NT$607 billion) in its advanced 3-nano fab which as recently announced it plans to buil...

TSMC Chairman Morris Chang to retire June 2018

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (TSMC) Chairman Morris Chang today (Oct. 2) formally announced that he would officially retire from his leadership role in the compan...

TSMC picks Tainan as site for new 3-nano factory instead of United States

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Corporation (TSMC, 台積電), the biggest contract chipmaker in the world, has chosen Tainan as the site for its new advanced 3-nanometer chi...

TSMC will keep roots in Taiwan despite China supply chain

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The biggest contract chipmaker in the world, Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co., Ltd. (TSMC, 台積電), will keep its roots in Taiwan even though it wants to become part of...

TSMC CEO: Nanjing plant is first volume production base of 16nm process technology in China

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)—Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co (TSMC, 台積電) CEO Morris Chang said Tuesday that TSMC’s wholly-owned 12-inch fab and a design service center in Nanjing will be the...