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2009-10-08 05:00:00

HSINCHU, Taiwan, Oct. 8 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- UMC (NYSE: UMC; TSE: 2303), a leading global semiconductor foundry, today announced that its Singapore-based Fab 12i has begun an aggressive expansion project to increase capacity and enable the 300mm fab for 45/40nm production. The expansion plan will help to better serve growing customer demand for leading edge capacity and expand the company's market share for advanced process technologies. Po Wen Yen, senior vice president in...

2009-10-08 01:50:00

TAIPEI, Taiwan, Oct. 8 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- United Microelectronics Corporation (NYSE: UMC; TAIEX: 2303), (UMC) today reported unaudited net sales for the month of September 2009. Revenues for September 2009 Period 2009 2008 Y/Y Change Y/Y(%) M/M(%) September 9,534,518 8,051,904 +1,482,614 +18.41% +5.22% Jan.-Sep. 60,871,955 73,989,098 -13,117,143 -17.73% N/A (*) All figures in thousands of New...

2009-09-16 05:00:00

HSINCHU, Taiwan, Sept. 16 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- UMC (NYSE: UMC; TSE: 2303), a leading global semiconductor foundry, today announced that it has completed the foundry industry's first reported carbon footprint verification for integrated circuit wafers produced at its facilities. UMC conducted carbon footprint inventory on its 200mm wafers at the company's Fab 8A according to international carbon footprint standard PAS2050, with the results receiving third party verification by...

2009-09-08 01:50:00

TAIPEI, Taiwan, Sept. 8 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- United Microelectronics Corporation (NYSE: UMC; TAIEX: 2303), (UMC) today reported unaudited net sales for the month of August 2009. Revenues for August 2009 Period 2009 2008 Y/Y Change Y/Y (%) M/M (%) August 9,061,502 8,165,231 +896,271 +10.98% +2.85% Jan.-Aug. 51,337,437 65,937,194 -14,599,757 -22.14% N/A (*) All figures in thousands of New...

2009-08-10 01:50:00

TAIPEI, Taiwan, Aug. 10 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- United Microelectronics Corporation (NYSE: UMC; TAIEX: 2303), (UMC) today reported unaudited net sales for the month of July 2009. Revenues for July 2009 Period 2009 2008 Y/Y Change Y/Y(%) M/M(%) July 8,810,063 8,536,578 +273,485 +3.20% +6.97% Jan.-July 42,275,935 57,771,963 -15,496,028 -26.82% N/A (*) All figures in thousands of New Taiwan...

2009-07-15 07:00:00

TAIPEI, Taiwan, July 15 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- United Microelectronics Corporation (NYSE: UMC; TAIEX: 2303), a leading independent semiconductor foundry, will hold its quarterly conference call to discuss second quarter 2009 results on Wednesday, July 29, 2009, at 8:00 a.m. US Eastern Time. This call is being webcast by Thomson Reuters and can be accessed at UMC's Web site at www.umc.com. The dial-in details for the live conference call: U.S. Toll Free Number +1866.519.4004, U.K. Toll...

2009-07-09 08:44:00

WASHINGTON, July 9 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Specialty Hospitals of America (SHA) and the Specialty Hospital of Washington (SHW) announced today the official opening of new beds in the Skilled Nursing Facility (SNF) at UMC in South East DC. "All residents of Washington, no matter where they live, should have access to high-quality nursing home care," said Eric Rieseberg, President of Specialty Hospitals of America (SHA) and Chairman and President of UMC. "The new Skilled Nursing Center is...

2009-07-09 01:50:00

TAIPEI, Taiwan, July 9 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- United Microelectronics Corporation (NYSE: UMC; TAIEX: 2303), (UMC) today reported unaudited net sales for the month of June 2009. Revenues for June 2009 Period 2009 2008 Y/Y Change Y/Y(%) M/M(%) June 8,235,925 8,104,590 +131,335 +1.62% +9.6% Jan.-June 33,465,873 49,235,386 -15,769,513 -32.03% N/A (*) All figures in thousands of New Taiwan...

2009-07-06 05:00:00

HSINCHU, Taiwan, July 6 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- UMC (NYSE: UMC; TSE: 2303), a leading global semiconductor foundry, today announced verification of its 2008 corporate social responsibility (CSR) report by Det Norske Veritas (DNV), demonstrating that the report conforms to GRI G3 application Level A+ and fulfills requirements of AA1000AS 2008 (AccountAbility 1000 Assurance Standard (2008)). This verification by DNV demonstrates that the content, information and data of the report...

2009-06-09 01:50:00

TAIPEI, Taiwan, June 9 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- United Microelectronics Corporation (NYSE: UMC; TAIEX: 2303), (UMC) today reported unaudited net sales for the month of May 2009. Revenues for May 2009 Period 2009 2008 Y/Y Change Y/Y (%) M/M (%) May 7,514,440 8,606,625 -1,092,185 -12.69% +9.26% Jan.-May 25,229,948 41,130,795 -15,900,847 -38.66% N/A (*) All figures in thousands of New Taiwan...


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negawatt
  • A unit of saved energy.
Coined by Amory Lovins, chairman of the Rocky Mountain Institute as a contraction of negative watt on the model of similar compounds like megawatt.