Quantcast

Latest Taiwan Stories

2014-09-16 08:34:59

Foundry earns perfect scores in three different categories HSINCHU, Taiwan, Sept. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- United Microelectronics Corporation (NYSE: UMC; TWSE: 2303) ("UMC" or "The Company"), a leading global semiconductor foundry, today announced that Dow Jones Sustainability Index (DJSI) selected UMC as a global component for the seventh consecutive year. UMC was listed for both the DJSI-World and DJSI-Emerging Markets indexes. DJSI-World 2014 evaluated about 2,500 global...

2014-09-12 04:21:10

HSINCHU, Taiwan, Sept. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- R.O.C. -- TSMC (TWSE: 2330, NYSE: TSM) today announced its 28-nanometer High Performance Compact (28HPC) process is in volume production, making it the most power- and cost-efficient solution among all 28-nanometer technologies in the foundry segment. The achievement of this milestone demonstrates TSMC's commitment to providing industry-leading technology for customers looking to tap power and performance benefits in cost-effective SoC...

2014-09-11 23:10:02

The publishing consortium seeks educational content from publishers and self-published authors, offering opportunity for massive distribution throughout the country. (PRWEB) September 11, 2014 At this year’s annual Beijing International Book Fair, Publish On Demand Global (PODG) announced a new agreement with Hyweb Technology to provide eBook titles for distribution in Taiwan. The contract constitutes a huge advancement in eBook marketing in Taiwan and will greatly expand the...

2014-09-11 04:22:01

HSINCHU, Sept. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Faraday Technology Corporation (TAIEX: 3035), a leading fabless ASIC/SoC and IP provider, today announced the agreement with ARM to distribute the ARM(®) Keil(®) tools suite in Taiwan. This agreement builds on Faraday's long-standing partnership with ARM which features distribution rights for the complete family of ARM development tools in Taiwan. Faraday has distributed ARM RVDS and DS-5 development tools since 2001 and helped provide the...

2014-09-09 20:22:16

LONDON, Sept. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report:Phthalic Anhydride and Derivatives (Plasticizers, Unsaturated Polyester Resins, and Alkyd Resins) Market by Application & Geography - Trends & Forecast to 2018https://www.reportbuyer.com/product/2116810/Phthalic-Anhydride-and-Derivatives-Plasticizers-Unsaturated-Polyester-Resins-and-Alkyd-Resins-Market-by-Application--Geography---Trends--Forecast-to-2018.html Phthalic anhydride is an...

2014-09-04 08:32:40

World's 4th Largest Exporter of Machine Tools Will Be Represented by More than 80 Companies; Press Conference & Panel Discussion Will Take Place Sept. 10 CHICAGO, Sept. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- As the world's fourth largest exporter of machine tools, Taiwan will have a major presence at the 2014 International Manufacturing Technology Show (IMTS) running Sept. 8-13 at Chicago's McCormick Place. More than 80 companies from Taiwan will be exhibiting, and executives from some of the country's...

2014-09-03 08:39:16

UMC exceeds stringent quality and reliability standards for auto IC manufacturing TOKYO and HSINCHU, Taiwan, Sept. 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- New Japan Radio Co., Ltd. (New JRC) and United Microelectronics Corporation (NYSE: UMC; TSE: 2303) ("UMC"), a leading global semiconductor foundry, today announced that they have begun supplying automotive ICs to major Tier-1 Japanese auto suppliers. Those analog ICs are incorporated into electronic control units (ECUs) adopted by major Japanese...

2014-09-01 12:22:14

LONDON, Sept. 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report: Flip-Chip Technologies and Global Markets https://www.reportbuyer.com/product/1941933/Flip-Chip-Technologies-and-Global-Markets.html INTRODUCTIONFlip chip technology has enabled electronics technology to reach new levels of performance, while fueling the growth of global markets for semiconductors, electronic devices and a host of industrial and consumer products.This market research...

2014-08-29 04:21:49

HSINCHU, Taiwan and YOKOHAMA, Japan, Aug. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- United Microelectronics Corporation (NYSE: UMC; TWSE: 2303) ("UMC") and Fujitsu Semiconductor Limited ("Fujitsu Semiconductor") today announced an agreement for UMC to become a minority shareholder of a newly formed subsidiary of Fujitsu Semiconductor that will include its 300mm wafer manufacturing facility located in Kuwana, Mie, Japan ("the Company"). UMC's advanced 40nm technology will be also licensed to Fujitsu...

2014-08-27 00:21:12

Cree proposed US$83 million investment to Lextar, becoming Lextar's strategic customer in lighting market HSINCHU, Aug. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Lextar Electronics Corp. (TAIEX: 3698, "Lextar" or the "Company), a vertically-integrated LED company from Taiwan, and Cree, Inc. (Nasdaq: CREE), today announced that the companies have entered into an agreement whereby Cree will make an investment in Lextar and the companies will enter into a supply agreement for sapphire-based LED chips....


Latest Taiwan Reference Libraries

Formosan Rock Macaque, Macaca cyclopis
2014-04-10 14:35:24

The Formosan Rock Macaque (Macaca cyclopis), Formosan Rock Monkey, or Taiwanese Macaque, is a macaque endemic to the island of Taiwan and has been introduced to Japan. Besides humans, these monkeys are only native primates living in Taiwan. These mammals measure 50 to 60 centimeters and weigh 5 to 12 kilograms, generally the females are smaller. Their tails are moderately long and they measure 26 to 45 centimeters. This macaque is brown or gray in coloration. The monkey has specialized...

Asian Black Bear, Ursus thibetanus
2013-06-03 13:08:46

The Asian black bear (Ursus thibetanus), also known as the white-chested bear or the moon bear, is a species that holds a large range. This range includes northern areas of the Indian Subcontinent, most areas of the Himalayas, far eastern Russia, northeastern areas of China, Korea, and the Honshū and Shikoku islands near Japan. As is common to black bear species, the Asiatic black bear prefers a habitat within deciduous forests, mixed forests, deserts, and thornbrush forests. It can...

2012-06-14 11:54:16

Symbol: PUMOM Group: Dicot Family: Fabaceae Synonyms:   GLJA2 Glycine javanica L.   PUTO2 Pueraria tonkinensis Gagnep. Classification:       Kingdom   Plantae – Plants Subkingdom   Tracheobionta – Vascular plants Superdivision   Spermatophyta – Seed plants Division   Magnoliophyta – Flowering plants Class   Magnoliopsida – Dicotyledons Subclass   Rosidae Order   Fabales...

Seema, Oncorhynchus masou
2009-06-19 12:48:12

Seema, also known as Sima and Sema Japanese salmon, Cherry salmon, or Masu salmon (Oncorhynchus masou) is a salmon of the western Pacific Ocean which includes the Kuril Islands, Kamchatka, Primorsky Krai, Japan, Korea and Sakhalin. In Taiwan a landlocked subspecies known as the Taiwanese salmon or the Formosan salmon (Oncorhynchus masou Formosanum) also exists. The Seema favors a temperate climate that is around the area of 65 degrees north to 58 degrees north in the sea. The Seema also...

0_2cf57e319eb68b37fbc23f1e1a20e25d
2009-06-17 12:33:16

The Chinese Prickly Ash or Flatspine Prickly Ash (Zanthoxylum simulans) is a species of flowering plant native to eastern China and Taiwan. It is one of several plants of Zanthoxylum from which Sichuan Pepper is produced. It is a small spreading tree that grows to 23 feet tall. Its leaves are 2.75 to 5 inches long and pinnate (having parts of a leaf arranged on both sides of the stem). Each leaf has 7 - 11 small leaflets that are each 1.25 to 2 inches long. There are numerous spines on the...

More Articles (10 articles) »
Word of the Day
caparison
  • A cloth or covering, more or less ornamented, laid over the saddle or furniture of a horse, especially of a sumpter-horse or horse of state.
  • Clothing, especially sumptuous clothing; equipment; outfit.
  • To cover with a caparison, as a horse.
  • To dress sumptuously; adorn with rich dress.
This word ultimately comes from the Medieval Latin 'cappa,' cloak.
Related