China Semiconductor

Huawei, SMIC Set to Defy US Sanctions With 5nm Chips: FT

The 5nm tech will be used to produce chips for Huawei's new smartphones, and, if successful, could also be used…

3 weeks ago

TSMC’s AI Bet Triggers Mega Chip Rally, Except in China

TSMC's shares closed 6.5% higher on Friday in Taipei, cementing its position as Asia's most valuable listed company

1 month ago

Tencent to Turn to Chinese Chips as US Bans Risk Cloud Service

Tencent is the second large Chinese technology company to look for domestic alternatives to Nvidia amid tightening US sanctions

3 months ago

China’s Top Chipmaker Sees Third-Quarter Profit Plunge 70%

A global chip glut and Washington’s moves to limit China’s semiconductor industry weighed on SMIC, but the chipmaker shrugged off…

4 months ago

Huawei, US-Sanctioned Firms Win as China Dumps Western Tech

A push since last year to replace all Western equipment in critical sectors with domestic alternatives 'has re-drawn entire sub-sectors'…

4 months ago

Nvidia to Stop Some AI Chip Exports to China Immediately

In a filing to the SEC, Nvidia noted five chips that will be impacted as the rules go into effect:…

4 months ago

ASML Employee Who Stole Chip Secrets ‘Went to Work at Huawei’

ASML detailed the chip technology theft, which happened in 2022, in part of its annual report in February this year

4 months ago

US Curbs Set Off Sales, Tech Boom for China Chip Equipment Firms

Chinese foundries that would earlier use only a small amount of equipment from domestic firms, now want "as few foreign…

4 months ago

China Issues Gallium, Germanium Licences as Exports Sink

The announcement came after customs data showed China had completely blocked its exports of germanium and gallium products in August

5 months ago

South Korea Talks to US on Chip Curbs As Waivers Near Expiry

Top South Korean chipmakers Samsung and SK Hynix currently have permits to import US chip-making equipment into China, where they have extensive…

5 months ago

Seeking China Hedge, Top US Chip Firms to Join Biden in Vietnam

Senior executives from chipmakers including Intel, GlobalFoundries, Amkor and Marvell are expected to attend a business meeting on Monday in…

6 months ago

Threat of More Chip Curbs Spurs Warnings on China Innovation

The chief of one of the world’s biggest chip equipment-makers, ASML, said isolating China completely will ‘force’ the country to…

6 months ago