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UMC founder Robert Tsao to donate US$100 million for Taiwan's defense

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — In the wake of China's intensive live-fire drills near Taiwan, the founder of the world's second-largest contract microchip maker on Friday (Aug. 5) urged Taiwanes...

South Korean PM to recommend presidential pardon for Samsung's Jay Y. Lee

SEOUL, July 27 (Reuters) - South Korea's prime minister said on Wednesday he would recommend to the president a pardon for Jay Y. Lee, vice chairman of the world's biggest memory chip maker, S...

Taiwan's Foxconn raises full-year outlook on strong tech demand

Taiwan’s Foxconn, the world’s largest contract electronics maker, raised its full-year business outlook on Monday thanks to strong sales of smartphones and servers despite concerns of slow...

Meta and other tech giants form metaverse standards body, without Apple

June 21 (Reuters) - Meta (META.O), Microsoft (MSFT.O) and other tech giants racing to build the emerging metaverse concept have formed a group to foster development of industry standards that would ma...

'Wasteful, expensive, futile': TSMC founder pulls no punches in US chipmaking critique

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Morris Chang (張忠謀), founder of Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co. (TSMC) on Tuesday (April 19) delivered another strong critique of the U.S. attempt to rebuild its sem...

Ukraine war shifts to country's east — live updates

US official says Russian focus on Donbas could prolong the war Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy calls situation in east and south extremely difficult This article was last updated at 03:17 G...

Review: 'Deep Water' neither thriller nor erotic, sinks hard

Meet Vic and Melinda Van Allen, the yin and yang of the country club circuit. He likes to brood; she likes to dance. He's a teetotaler; she's a lush. He rather likes monogamy; she likes to nuzzle othe...

China says 'double standard' to conflate Taiwan, Ukraine issues

BEIJING, March 7 (Reuters) - It is a "naked double standard" to seek to conflate the issues of Taiwan and Ukraine as the island has always been part of China and is entirely a domestic matte...

Taiwan sees limited impact from Ukraine war on chip supply chain

Taiwan expects little impact from the war in Ukraine on the supply of key raw materials for semiconductors, the government said on Saturday. Taiwan is a major chip manufacturer, home to the world&#...

Ukraine-Russia tensions have limited impact on Taiwan's semiconductor industry: ITRI

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — As the United States and Europe warn their chip industries to diversify their supply chains amid growing Ukraine-Russia tensions, Taiwan's leading scientific research ...

Japan's SoftBank drops sale of Arm, plans IPO

TOKYO (AP) — SoftBank's planned sale of the British semiconductor and software design company Arm to U.S. chip maker Nvidia has fallen through, but the Japanese technology investor immediately turned ...

Business Highlights: Intel chip factory, GM EV plants

___ Intel building $20B Ohio chip facility amid global shortage COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Chip maker Intel said it will invest $20 billion to build a new factory in Ohi...

Scientist, enforcer, high-flyer: 3 women put a mark on tech

WASHINGTON (AP) — Three bright and driven women with ground-breaking ideas made significant — if very different — marks on the embattled tech industry in 2021. Frances Haugen, Lina ...

Oracle, Costco rise; Everbridge, Chewy fall

NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks that traded heavily or had substantial price changes Friday: Everbridge Inc., down $52.37 to $63. The company said David Meredith was resign...

U.S. considers banning key exports to Chinese chipmaker SMIC - WSJ

U.S. officials are considering discussing a Defense Department proposal this month to close regulatory loopholes that have allowed Chinese chipmaker SMIC (0981.HK) to buy critical U.S. technology, the...