TSMC, Samsung May Bag Billions in Subsidies for US Chip Fabs

The Joe Biden Administration is expected to begin handing out subsidies to top semiconductor companies in the coming weeks, according…

1 month ago

Apple Ousts Samsung as World’s Top Smartphone Seller

The US firm sold one in five of all handsets last year, though overall sales dropped as consumers cut their…

1 month ago

Japan’s Chipmaking Push ‘Impressive’: Euro Research Chief

Tokyo has been offering significant subsidies to domestic and foreign chipmakers to rebuild its semiconductor industry

4 months ago

Taiwan Waits on US For Same China Chip Waivers as SK Rivals

The world's largest contract chipmaker, TSMC, was given a one-year waiver for its factory in Nanjing, China, but is now…

5 months ago

Samsung Set For 80% Profit Dive as Chip Glut Bites: Analysts

The world's biggest maker of memory chips, smartphones and TVs is likely to see a third-quarter earnings plunge, according to…

5 months ago

S Korea’s Samsung, SK Hynix Win US Chip Tech Export Waivers

Samsung makes about 40% of its NAND flash chips at its plant in Xian, China, while SK Hynix makes about…

5 months ago

US to ‘Indefinitely Extend’ China Chip Waivers For South Korea

The extension would mark an end to business uncertainty for South Korea’s Samsung Electronics and SK Hynix who have invested…

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

Stagnant Demand, China Woes Temper Waning Chip Glut Cheer

The unprecedented oversupply of commodity chips has lingered since last year, and added to woes of an industry that was…

7 months ago

Samsung to Follow Through With Cuts Despite Chip Recovery

Samsung Electronics say a demand recovery is mostly in high-end AI chips and not enough to force a turnaround on…

7 months ago

Xiaomi to Switch India Strategy in Bid to Rival Samsung

The Chinese telecom giant has fallen behind South Korea's Samsung in the country, where brick-and-mortar remain the bigger players in…

8 months ago

China’s Huawei Set to Make Dramatic 5G Smartphone Comeback

Industry observers say the sanction-hit Chinese tech giant will be able to source the advanced chips needed domestically by the…

8 months ago