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Infineon raises 2022 revenue outlook after results beat

Infineon, one of the leading semiconductor companies, said revenue grew by 22 percent to €3.298 billion in the second quarter of the 2022 fiscal...
Kazakhstan mobile network

Germany offers $14.7 bn state aid to attract chip makers

Germany’s government is ready to offer 14 billion euros ($14.71 billion) in support in order to attract chip makers, Economy Minister Robert Habeck said...
Kazakhstan mobile network

Chipmaker MaxLinear to buy Silicon Motion in $3.8 bn deal

Chipmaker MaxLinear will buy Taiwan-based Silicon Motion Technology for $3.8 billion in a cash-and-stock deal. The offer price of $114.34 per share is at a...
Qualcomm Wi-Fi 7 Networking platform

Qualcomm offers Wi-Fi 7 capable networking platforms

Qualcomm Technologies announced the sampling of its Wi-Fi 7 capable networking platforms to global development partners. The chipset major said Qualcomm Networking Pro Series, Gen3 is the...
Semiconductor market share in 2021

Chip consortium ISMC to set up $3 bn semiconductor plant in India

International semiconductor consortium ISMC will invest $3 billion in the Karnataka state of India to set up a chip-making plant. ISMC is a joint venture...
Intel CEO Pat Gelsinger highlights Ponte Vecchio

Intel revenue drops 7% to $18.4 bn in first quarter

Intel revenue dropped 7 percent to $18.4 billion during the first quarter of 2022 as Intel sales from Client Computing Group decreased 13 percent. “With...
Qualcomm 5G mobile platform Snapdragon 8 Gen 1

Qualcomm sales surge 41% thanks to chipset for 5G smartphones

Qualcomm said revenue for the quarter ended March 27 was $11.16 billion (+41 percent), reflecting the execution of growth and diversification strategy and strong...
Semiconductor revenue

Semiconductor revenue to grow 13.6% to $676 bn as vendors hike price

Global semiconductor revenue is forecast to increase 13.6 percent to $676 billion in 2022, according to Gartner report. The semiconductor average selling price (ASP) hike...
Qualcomm CCO Jim Cathey

Qualcomm announces appointment of Jim Cathey as Chief Commercial Officer

Qualcomm Technologies announced the appointment of Jim Cathey as Chief Commercial Officer. Jim Cathey will report to Cristiano Amon, President and CEO of Qualcomm. Jim Cathey joined...
Kyocera unit

Kyocera aims for 4.5-fold increase in capacity at new facility

Kyocera Corporation announced plans to build the largest manufacturing facility in Japan, expanding production capacity for components including organic semiconductor packages and crystal device packages. Construction...
ASML Holding chip business

TSMC supplier ASML reports $3.8 bn revenue in Q1

ASML Holding, a key supplier to computer chip makers, reported first-quarter sales of 3.5 billion euros ($3.8 billion) and net income of 695 million...
TSMC for iPhones

TSMC raised $3.5 bn in bonds for new plant in U.S

Taiwanese chip firm TSMC has raised $3.5 billion in bonds for its new plant in the U.S. state of Arizona, according to a term sheet. Taiwan...
TSMC for iPhones

TSMC expects 37% jump in sales thanks to smartphone and HPC chips

Taiwan’s TSMC is expecting a 37 percent increase in sales during the current-quarter as chipmakers started charging premium prices for their products cashing in on...
Semiconductor market share in 2021

Semiconductor revenue surges 26.3% to $595 bn: Gartner

Worldwide semiconductor revenue increased 26.3 percent to $595 billion in 2021 -- mainly due to demand in 5G smartphones,  according to final results by...
BE Semiconductor

Sale of semiconductor equipment surges 44% to $102.6 bn: SEMI

Sale of semiconductor manufacturing equipment surged 44 percent in 2021 to $102.6 billion from $71.2 billion in 2020, SEMI reported. China claimed the largest market for semiconductor equipment for...
Semiconductor sales forecast for 2022

Spain to spend 11 bn euros on semiconductor and microchip industry

Spain will spend 11 billion euros on a plan to boost the semiconductor and microchip industry. Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez said on Monday that the...



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