21Feb
U.S. Invests $1.5 Billion in GlobalFoundries

U.S. Invests $1.5 Billion in GlobalFoundries

Amidst the ongoing global chip shortage, the Biden administration’s recent announcement of a $1.5 billion award to GlobalFoundries signifies a significant move towards revitalizing semiconductor manufacturing in the United States. […]

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14Feb
Taiwan Accuses China of Unethical Practices in Chipmaking

Taiwan Accuses China of Unethical Practices in Chipmaking

In a recent interview with Reuters, Taiwan’s diplomat in Washington, Alexander Yui, made serious allegations against China, accusing its chipmakers of resorting to dishonest methods, including intellectual property theft, to […]

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07Feb
Sony and Toyota Back TSMC’s Plan to Open Second Factory in Japan

Sony and Toyota Back TSMC’s Plan to Open Second Factory in Japan

Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co. (TSMC) recently announced plans to establish a second manufacturing plant in Japan, backed by Sony and Toyota. This move signifies a significant step in the global […]

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31Jan
Intel and UMC Partnership: A Strategic Shift in the Semiconductor Industry

Intel and UMC Partnership: A Strategic Shift in the Semiconductor Industry

Intel’s recent collaboration with Taiwan’s UMC to manufacture chips at its Arizona fabs reflects a significant transformation in the semiconductor industry. The partnership not only aligns with the US CHIPS […]

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23Jan
Samsung’s SF3: Transforming the Semiconductor Landscape

Samsung’s SF3: Transforming the Semiconductor Landscape

Samsung Foundry has ushered in a new era with the initiation of trial production for its 2nd Generation 3nm-class process, SF3. This groundbreaking development not only positions Samsung as a […]

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17Jan
South Korea’s $470B Chipmaking Hub Vision for Semiconductor Industry

South Korea’s $470B Chipmaking Hub Vision for Semiconductor Industry

In a groundbreaking move, South Korea has set forth an ambitious plan to fortify its position in the semiconductor industry. Spearheaded by industry giants like Samsung Electronics Co. and SK […]

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11Jan
Global Semiconductor Sales Surge 5.3% Year-to-Year in November

Global Semiconductor Sales Surge 5.3% Year-to-Year in November

Global Semiconductor Sales Surge 5.3% Year-over-Year in November: Industry Poised for Strong 2024 Growth In a significant development for the global technology sector, the Semiconductor Industry Association (SIA) reported a […]

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03Jan
ASML Halts Chipmaking Equipment Shipments to China Following US Request

ASML Halts Chipmaking Equipment Shipments to China Following US Request

ASML Holding NV, a prominent Dutch manufacturer of high-end chipmaking equipment, recently made a decisive move in response to a request from the United States government. The company cancelled the […]

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22Nov
China’s Semiconductor Talent Poaching: Alarm for South Korea’s Tech

China’s Semiconductor Talent Poaching: Alarm for South Korea’s Tech

The landscape of the global semiconductor industry has undergone seismic shifts in recent years, with key players vying for technological prowess and talent. In this digital era, semiconductor technology stands […]

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02Nov
Singapore’s Semiconductor Success: Beating Global Giants in the Chip Manufacturing Race

Singapore’s Semiconductor Success: Beating Global Giants in the Chip Manufacturing Race

In mid-September, the world’s third-largest contract chip manufacturer, GlobalFoundries, unveiled its new 23,000 square meter plant. What’s surprising is not the facility’s existence, but its location. It’s not in the […]

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