President Tsai reaffirms commitment to Taiwan’s semiconductor industry

President Tsai Ing-wen said Sept. 19 that the government is committed to developing Taiwan’s semiconductor industry to ensure the country remains one of the top investment destinations for high-...

Taiwan’s TSMC breaks monthly revenue record

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Exceeding expectations of an improvement, the world’s largest contract chipmaker, Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co. (TSMC), on Tuesday (September 10) announced ...

Taiwan’s TSMC rejects GlobalFoundries patent infringement allegations

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The world’s largest contract chipmaker, Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co. (TSMC), on Tuesday (August 27) rejected allegations by rival GlobalFoundries that its ...

TSMC ranks as No. 3 chip supplier in first half of 2019

Taipei (CNA) Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co. (TSMC) was the world's third largest chip supplier in the first half of 2019 while Taiwan-based MediaTek Inc. made the list of the top 15 IC chi...

Taiwan TSMC founder Morris Chang unlikely to be Han's running mate

Taipei (CNA) Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co. (TSMC) founder Morris Chang (張忠謀) is unlikely to run alongside Kaohsiung Mayor Han Kuo-yu (韓國瑜) on the Kuomintang's (KMT) 2020 presidential tick...

TSMC only Taiwanese company in PwC Top 100 for market capitalization

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The world’s largest contract chipmaker, Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co. (TSMC), is the only Taiwanese company in the global top 100 corporations by market cap...

TSMC founder emphasizes importance of technology talent for Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Technology development talent is the key to the future of Taiwan’s economic role, Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co. (TSMC) founder Morris Chang (張忠謀) told a gov...

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 ...

TSMC to recruit 3,000 engineers in Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co. (TSMC), the largest contract chipmaker in the world, is looking for nearly 3,000 engineers for three locations in Taiwan, reports sa...

TSMC completes ex-dividend rebound in just 6 trading days

Shares of Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co. (TSMC), the world's largest contract chipmaker, moved sharply higher Monday to return to the level the stock was at before going ex-dividend on Jun...

TSMC sales in May hit 2019 high, but still down from 2018

Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co. (TSMC), the world's largest contract chipmaker, reported that sales rose in May from a month earlier to top the NT$80 billion (US$2.55 billion) mark but were...

U.S. policies toward Taiwan are schizophrenic: ex-AIT chairman

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The policies of the United States’ Trump Administration toward Taiwan are schizophrenic, former American Institute in Taiwan (AIT) Richard Bush told a seminar in Tai...

Taiwan’s TSMC says demand from China’s Huawei falling

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co. (TSMC), the largest contract chipmaker in the world, said Wednesday (June 5) that demand from embattled Chinese electronics giant Hu...

Taiwan now No.1 biggest semiconductor equipment spender in world

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Taiwan was the biggest spender on semiconductor equipment in the first quarter of this year, bucking a worldwide downtrend in the industry, announced SEMI on Tuesday (June 4). ...

Taiwan’s TSMC still expects growth despite Huawei trouble

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co. (TSMC), the largest contract chipmaker in the world, still expected its business to grow in the second half of the year despite the ...