Samsung Electronics plans to invest $14.7 billion to construct a new chip production plant in South Korea, a major bet on its semiconductor business amid a smartphone earnings slump.
Samsung, the world's biggest memory chip ma
Soitec, a world leader in semiconductor materials for the electronics and energy industries, and Medina College of Technology (MCT) have signed an agreement to cooperate in the field of concentrating photovoltaic (CPV) technolo
France-based Soitec, a leader in semiconductor materials, will exhibit its high-efficiency concentrator photovoltaic (CPV) solutions in the French pavilion at the World Future Energy Summit (WFES) 2013 in Abu Dhabi.
WFES, a global
Micron Technology chief executive and chairman Steve Appleton died in a small plane crash on Friday, a major loss for a US memory chipmaker already struggling with sluggish computer sales and declining prices.
The 51-year-old Appleton, a t
Japanese electronics maker Panasonic Corp forecast an annual net loss of 420 billion yen ($5.5 billion), its worst in a decade, as restructuring costs soared and weak demand in the US and Europe eroded income.
Abu Dhabi government-owned Advanced Technology Investment Co (ATIC) will spend as much as $7 billion to build a chip manufacturing plant in the emirate, the Wall Street Journal reported citing an interview with its chief executive officer. &n
Toshiba Corp is in talks with Singapore's Chartered Semiconductor and Globalfoundries about outsourcing production of some of its next-generation system chips to help cut costs, two company sources said.
Toshiba, which sources have said pl