Qualcomm announced that they had set up a new company named Qualcomm Communication Technologies (Shanghai) Co. Ltd.
German chip manufacturer Infineon announced that the company will invest USD300 million to build its second Chinese plant in Wuxi, Jiangsu.
Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co., Ltd. announced that their solar energy subsidiary TSMC Solar Ltd. will terminate operation at the end of August 2015.
China Merchants Bank, the first Chinese bank to establish a branch in the United States, is now using CHIPS, the real-time, large-dollar payments system
Semiconductor Manufacturing International Corporation's Beijing factory has stopped its OEM service of Dynamic Random Access Memory and shifted to logic semiconductors that yield higher