US Government funded tech companies barred from building facilities in China for a decade

The US has barred government-funded technology firms from building facilities in China for a decade to boost local semiconductor production. The new mandate is part of the $53b US Chips … Read more

UK Blocks Pulsic Takeover by Hong Kong’s Super Orange HK Over Security Concerns

The United Kingdom has blocked Hong Kong-based firm Super Orange HK from taking over the British electronic design automation company Pulsic Limited citing national security concerns. Kwasi Kwarteng, UK’s Secretary … Read more

Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (TSMC) Warns of Operation Stoppage if China Invades Taiwan

Mark Liu, the Chairman of chipmaking giant Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (TSMC), warned that the operations of the business may come to a halt if China decides to invade Taiwan. … Read more

Intel Suspends Business in Russia

US chipmaker Intel Corp announced Tuesday it suspended business operations in Russia, joining Western companies to exit the country following its invasion of Ukraine. “Intel continues to join the global … Read more