Trade War: Taiwan firms Pegatron, Quanta, Wistron, others may shift production out of China

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – As the U.S.-China Trade war continues to escalate, the Ministry of Economic Affairs has seen a marked increase in companies considering withdrawing manufacturing bases fro...

Apple Launches New Clean Energy Fund in China

CUPERTINO, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul 12, 2018--Apple® today announced a new first-of-its-kind investment fund in China to connect suppliers with renewable energy sources. As part of Apple’s commitm...

TSMC chair fears U.S.-China trade friction will hit Apple supply chain

Taipei (CNA) - Morris Chang (張忠謀), chairman of the world's largest contract chipmaker Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co. (TSMC), said Sunday that the Apple supply chain could suffer if a ...

Apple's top 200 suppliers unveiled: 42 from Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - 42 Taiwanese companies have been named in a long list of top 200 suppliers to Apple Inc., according to media reports.  The Cupertino-based tech giant was said to ha...

Taiwan's TSMC ranks as the world's No. 7 tech giant after Apple

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwanese contract chip maker Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co. (TSMC) joins U.S. tech giants Microsoft, Intel, Alphabet and Apple to be named as one of the world&rsq...

Taiwan-India industrial cooperation elevated to an even higher level

NEW DELHI (Taiwan News) -  The Taipei Economic and Cultural Center in India (TECC) and the India-Taipei Association (ITA) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) on Promotion of Indu...

Foxconn expanding roots in India with plant in Bengaluru

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Taiwan-based Foxconn Technology Group, the world's largest contract manufacturer of mobile phones, including that of Apple has shown keen interest in developing a new ...

Apple, Qualcomm spat intensifies, manufacturers drawn in

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Manufacturers that build Apple's iPhone and iPad are being drawn in to an escalating dispute between the tech giant and the chipmaker Qualcomm. Qualcomm said Wednesd...

MIC: Taiwan smartphone shipments to resume growth in 2Q 2017

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)--Shipment volume of the Taiwanese smartphone industry totaled around 74.7 million units, declining 13.2 percent year over year in the first quarter of 2017, according to MIC&...

India, Taiwan set to forge win-win partnership

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - Under Taiwan’s “New Southbound Policy,” the nation is keen to strengthen bilateral ties with India, the largest democracy in the world and the seventh-largest ...

Mutual interests to bring Taiwan and India closer

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - As the government’s “New Southbound Policy” has entered into full force and effect, Taiwan is aiming for deeper trade relations with India, an economic bright ...

Apple's Taiwanese supplier Wistron brings iPhone production to India

Taipei (Taiwan News)—In a recent statement, an Indian government official confirmed Apple has commissioned Taiwanese supplier Wistron to start 2017 iPhone production in the country. In a rece...

Wistron Corporation, One of the World’s Largest Manufacturers, Launches a VC Fund With U.S.A. Silicon Valley-Based Fenox Venture Capital to Accelerate Growth and Innovation

SAN JOSE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec 6, 2016--Wistron Corporation, one of the world’s largest ODM (Original Design Manufacturer) companies, launched a USD $20 million venture capital fund with U.S.A...

Taiwan's cellphone shipments could fall almost 10% sequentially in Q2

Taipei, May 21 (CNA) Cellphone shipments from Taiwan for the second quarter of this year will likely fall almost 10 percent from a quarter earlier due to slowing global demand for select flagship mode...

Hon Hai among top 5% in corporate governance assessment

Taipei, April 11 (CNA) Hon Hai Precision Industry Co. (2317), the world's largest contract electronics manufacturer, has made it to the top 5 percent of listed and over-the-counter (OTC) companies in...