Samsung’s Chip Production in China Impacted Following Trucker Strike in South Korea: KITA

Samsung Electronics’ chip production in China is facing disruption from a trucker strike in South Korea which is blocking exports of a key material, the Korea International Trade Association (KITA) said on Tuesday. It is the first concrete sign that the week-long strike is impacting chip production, having already cost South Korean industrial sectors more … Read more

Alibaba Pushed by China to Design Its Own Chips to Promote Self-Reliance, Fuelling Global Unease

Alibaba is being pushed by China’s ruling Communist Party to take on the tricky, expensive business of designing its own processor chips, to help make China a self-reliant “technology superpower” — a business, unlike anything the world’s biggest e-commerce company has done before. Its 3-year-old chip unit, T-Head, unveiled its third processor in October, the … Read more

Alibaba Pushed by China to Design Its Own Chips to Promote Self-Reliance, Fuelling Global Unease

Alibaba is being pushed by China’s ruling Communist Party to take on the tricky, expensive business of designing its own processor chips, to help make China a self-reliant “technology superpower” — a business, unlike anything the world’s biggest e-commerce company has done before. Its 3-year-old chip unit, T-Head, unveiled its third processor in October, the … Read more

India Outlines $10-Billion Plan to Woo Global Chip Makers

India has approved a $10 billion (roughly Rs. 76,090 crore) incentive plan to attract semiconductor and display manufacturers, technology minister Ashwini Vaishnaw said on Wednesday, as part of a deepening push to establish the country as a global electronics production hub. Under the plan, the government will extend fiscal support of up to 50% of a project’s … Read more

India Outlines $10-Billion Plan to Woo Global Chip Makers

India has approved a $10 billion (roughly Rs. 76,090 crore) incentive plan to attract semiconductor and display manufacturers, technology minister Ashwini Vaishnaw said on Wednesday, as part of a deepening push to establish the country as a global electronics production hub. Under the plan, the government will extend fiscal support of up to 50% of a project’s … Read more