India says it can become the world's largest semiconductor manufacturing location in the next 4-5 years, "if you have the right ecosystem in place", according to Ashwini Vaishnaw, Minister of India's Electronics and Information Technology Union. “We know for sure that...
Japan and U.K. deepen bilateral ties with new defense and tech pact
Britain and Japan have upgraded bilateral ties to an “enhanced” global strategic partnership after agreeing on a “landmark” deal to step up defense, trade and technology cooperation. Rishi Sunak announced £18 billion ($22.5 billion) of new investment by Japanese...
Reshoring gains momentum amid worsening geo-tensions
“We’re not looking to decouple from China. We’re looking to de-risk and diversify our relationship with China,” President Biden clarified before his departure after attending last week's three three-day summit with other G7 leaders in Hiroshima, Japan. Biden announced...
Taiwan placed at epicentre of US and China conflict
Tensions between the US and China are heightening in what is being described as the global battleground for semiconductors. According to The Guardian, the burgeoning conflict between the two nations can be seen in many areas but is most apparent in the semiconductor...
No relief from semiconductor shortages in 2022, says ABI
A combination of global risk factors will lead to the supply chain industry taking until 2023, and possibly beyond, to resolve the current electronic component shortage issues, says ABI Research.
According to their new report, 70 Tech Trends that will/will not shape 2022, 2021 was a tumultuous year for the global ICT sector, full of challenges and opportunities. It states 2022 will continue this trend, with supply chain issues looking set to linger beyond this year.
They report there is a significant shortage of electronic components computing products in the ICT sector, including the power chips that manage power consumption in mobile phones and semiconductors, which are the essential building blocks used to make computers and gaming consoles.
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