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These are in-depth pre- and post-show reports on major international trade fairs, held in Taiwan and other countries with significant participation by Taiwanese manufacturers and exporters. They are offered to help global buyers and other readers better understand what is going on at the fairs and the latest offerings by Taiwanese exhibitors.


TIER warns of prosperity decline post-boom due to trade war and other factors

Sep 25, 2018

With the trade war between the U.S. and China escalating, Taiwan Institute of Economic Research (TIER) has sounded the alarm as forecasts for both manufacturing and service indexes tumbled. The think tank warned that Taiwan’s business climate will likely see a sudden down drop and urged increased awareness of the potential impact of the trade war would have on Taiwan’s exports. The think tank ...


Foxconn to join forces with GE for cross-country innovation

Sep 10, 2018

In a bid to increase cross-country innovative transformation, Foxconn Technology Group was reportedly on the table for potential partnership with the U.S.’ General Electric Company (GE). Reports indicate that GE was offering a good-willed opportunity that was green-lighted by Foxconn CEO and Chairman Terry Guo. Guo reportedly ordered a delegation of high-ranking managers to visit GE subsidiar...


TSMC reveals plan for memory chip acquisition

Sep 07, 2018

Chipmaker Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co. (TSMC) Chairman Mark Liu, in a rare moment, revealed that the firm “will not rule out the possibility of buying” a memory chip company. Liu was speaking to Nikkei Asian Review in an exclusive interview on Sept. 6. TSMC is the sole supplier of Apple's iPhone core processors. At a moment where mobile-driven earnings are slowing, Chairman Liu’s sta...

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TSIA Q2 2018 Statistics on Taiwan IC Industry

Aug 14, 2018

According to WSTS, Q2 2018 worldwide semiconductor revenue reached US$117.9 billion, a year-to-year growth of 20.5% and up 6.0% on-quarter. Sales quantity reached 253.7 billion ICs, a 10.0% increase on-year and up 6.6% on-quarter. ASP was US$0.465, a 9.5% increase on-year and down 0.6% on-quarter. Semiconductor revenue in the US reached US$25.0 billion in Q2 2018, a 26.7% increase on-year and...


Southern Taiwan Science Park Bureau Spare No Effort to Promote Fintech

Jul 25, 2018

The fintech forum held by Southern Taiwan Science Park Bureau ended on the June 15. The forum invited international speaker Dr. Diane Hu to talk about the changes and benefits that brought by artificial intelligence and fintech to the E-commerce. The E-commerce introduces artificial intelligence learning capabilities, and analyzes customer data, then designs a system through the model to allow th...


INDOPLAS, INDOPRINT and INDOPACK 2018

Plastics, printing and packaging amongst the fastest-growing industries in Indonesia and the region

Jun 28, 2018

Having gained momentum as the leading trade exhibition and a one-of-its-kind platform for global companies to boost their activities in the Indonesian market, the biennial Indonesian international plastics, printing, packaging and processing show continues to expand its showcase with the best from these diverse industries. The synergistic 3-in-1 colossal exhibition will bring together leaders fro...


MEDICARE TAIWAN and SenCARE 2018 Hail Advent of New Era with All-inclusive Offerings-Trade fairs gathered medical device makers, healthcare service providers and smart system developers under one roo

Jun 25, 2018

The day June 22 saw the grand opening of the 2018 MEDICARE TAIWAN and SenCARE, held June 21-24 in TWTC Exhibition Hall 1, with professional buyers and media agencies in a large crowd from outside Taiwan, continually flocking into the venue for a close look at the impressively diverse line of exhibits and innovations on display, which combined to represent the thorough supply chain of Taiwan’s hea...


Industrial Technology Research Institute Unveiled “AM as a Service” at MEDICARE TAIWAN 2018

A cloud platform for 3D printed medical assistive product development

Jun 25, 2018

In view of 3D printing widely applied in manufacturing activities and expected to bring new opportunities to Taiwan’s healthcare industry, Industrial Technology Research Institute (ITRI) took the wraps off its “AM as a Service” along with a variety of 3D printed medical assistive products and supports developed via the platform at this year’s MEDICARE TAIWAN and SenCARE, running from June 21 thro...


2018 AI Biomedical Technology Trend Forum Shapes Audience's Vision of AI-assisted Healthcare

Experts shared in-depth insights into AI application in Taiwan's healthcare

Jun 25, 2018

The second day of the 2018 MEDICARE TAIWAN and SenCARE, held June 21-24, was wrapped up with the same satisfactory results as seen on the first day, given the continued influx of visitors and buyers into the venue, who also crowded the second floor of TWTC Exhibition Hall 1, where a host of enlightening, informational seminars and forums were held. In that logic, among the most popular event was ...


“Taiwan Medical Specialty Alliance” Creates Buzz at MEDICARE TAIWAN 2018

Alliance aspires to promote globally Taiwan's high-quality specialty medical services

Jun 25, 2018

From a medical viewpoint, Taiwan, as an attraction among others in Southeast Asia to global travelers, is characterized with the world-caliber, technologically advanced medical centers and large hospitals in almost every major city, which, as well as the large number of local specialty clinics, are subject to rigorous assessments in healthcare accreditation at least one a year to ensure every pat...