Friday 8 September 2023
TSMC sees August revenue reach 7-month high
TSMC saw its August revenue increase 6.2% to reach a 7-month high, while revenue at fellow company United Microelectronics (UMC) slipped 0.6% on month halting a 5-month streak of...
Thursday 17 August 2023
Kneron unveils new AI chip with multimodal processing capability
Kneron, a dedicated provider of full stack edge AI solutions, has unveiled a new AI chip, KL730, featuring the ability to support multimodal processing such as voice and image recognition...
Monday 7 August 2023
UMC posts flat July revenue
Pure-play foundry United Mircroelectronics (UMC) has reported revenue of NT$19.06 billion (US$601.3 million) for July 2023, essentially unchanged sequentially. However, compared to...
Thursday 27 July 2023
UMC sees prolonged inventory correction amid weak market sentiment
United Mircroelectronics Corp. (UMC) announced on July 26 its consolidated operating results for Q2 2023. The foundry saw revenue at NT$56.3 billion (US$1.81 billion), with gross...
Friday 21 July 2023
UMC Wins HR Asia 2023 Best Companies to Work for in Asia Award
United Microelectronics Corporation (NYSE: UMC; TWSE: 2303) ("UMC"), a leading global semiconductor foundry, today announced it was named one of the 'Best Companies to Work for in...
Monday 17 July 2023
UMC fully owns 12-inch foundry subsidiary in Xiamen
Pure-play foundry United Microelectronics (UMC) has completed acquiring the rest of the shares from its Chinese partners in the Xiamen joint venture, United Semiconductor, for a total...
Friday 14 July 2023
Backend fab toolmakers see short lead-time orders from TSMC
TSMC has stepped up its pace of orders with backend equipment suppliers, as the foundry commences its chip-on-wafer-on-substrate (CoWoS) packaging capacity expansion plan, according...
Friday 7 July 2023
UMC posts 4% revenue growth in 2Q23
Benefiting from a more favorable exchange rate, Taiwan's leading semiconductor foundry, United Microelectronics Corporation (UMC), reported NT$19.056 billion (approx. US$608 million)...
Thursday 29 June 2023
Ramon.Space attracts funding from Foxconn subsidiary and UMC Capital to provide space-resilient computing
US-based startup Ramon.Space announced today that it has raised US$26 million in funding from Foxconn subsidiary Ingrasys, in addition to the Strategic Development Fund (SDF), an...
Tuesday 27 June 2023
UMC partners with Metalenz, bringing semiconductor manufacturing to the optics industry
Metalenz, a leader in metasurface optics, announced on June 26 its partnership with United Microelectronics Corporation (UMC). The partnership is expected to bring the scale and precision...
Wednesday 7 June 2023
UMC sees May revenue up for 3rd consecutive month
Pure-play foundry United Microelectronics' (UMC) revenue increased for the third consecutive month in May.
Thursday 1 June 2023
Renesas head of automotive solutions visits Taiwan for 2nd time
Takeshi Kataoka, SVP and GM of Renesas Electronics' automotive solutions is in Taiwan for the second time this year and will deliver a remark at a Computex 2023 forum on Friday (June...
Thursday 1 June 2023
UMC sees no signs of substantial demand recovery in 2H23
United Microelectronics Corp. (UMC) continues to observe customers adjusting inventory levels, albeit at a slower rate than expected, while cyclical shifts in the business climate...
Friday 19 May 2023
Why are Huawei, SMIC taking different approaches against US curbs?
China's tech giant Huawei and top semiconductor foundry SMIC apparently adopt different approaches against US chip curbs. The former has just announced its successful development...
Wednesday 17 May 2023
AOI equipment maker HYE eyeing double-digit sales growth for 2023
Taiwan-based automated optical inspection (AOI) equipment supplier HYE Technology, with UMC Capital among its investors, expects to continue registering a double-digit revenue growth...
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