Reading time ( words)
Unitech Printed Circuit Board has signed a NT$4.5 billion ($148.47 million) syndicated loan agreement with a banking consortium for capacity expansion and strengthening its financial structure, according to Digitimes.
The company has also set a capex budget of NT$2.5 billion for 2017, mainly to ramp capacity to meet increasing demand from clients. Part of the new production lines will come online at the end of the second quarter of 2017, according to the company.
04/03/2018 | Gene Weiner, Weiner International Inc.
SEMICON China 2018 was amazing in its size and attendance. More than 1,000 exhibitors filled an event record of more than 74,000 square meters of exhibition space—the size of nearly 10 professional soccer fields. This year's theme was "collect, collaborate, innovate."
03/15/2018 | Thy-An Tran, Pioneer Circuits Inc.
The Mars2020 Rover Mission, designed by JPL, is the next NASA Mars Exploration Program mission that is planned to launch in 2020. Some goals of the mission include to check for past signs of life, to help prepare for manned Mars missions, and to collect soil samples and cache them on the surface for potential return to Earth by a future mission.
01/02/2018 | Gene Weiner, Weiner International Inc.
Hold on to your seats! 2018 will be a year full of rapid changes, surprises, and growth. M&A activities will flourish. The supply chain will suffer shortages and changes as demand increases, copycats will rush to market, and new markets and potential suppliers will vanish before they are established.