Taiwan

As the world woos TSMC, Taiwan fears losing its ‘silicon shield’

hong kong CNN — Semiconductor giant TSMC was feted this week by US President Joe Biden and Apple CEO Tim Cook at a ceremony to unveil its $40 billion manufacturing site in Arizona – a huge investment designed to help secure America’s supply of the most advanced chips. But back in Taiwan, there is deep …

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As the world woos TSMC, Taiwan fears losing its ‘silicon shield’

hong kong CNN — Semiconductor giant TSMC was feted this week by US President Joe Biden and Apple CEO Tim Cook at a ceremony to unveil its $40 billion manufacturing site in Arizona – a huge investment designed to help secure America’s supply of the most advanced chips. But back in Taiwan, there is deep …

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Protesters beaten at Chinese iPhone factory

BEIJING (AP) — Police beat workers protesting conditions at the world’s largest factory for Apple’s iPhone, whose latest model is being delayed because anti-COVID measures are hampering manufacturing by China technology affordable to the world. Foxconn, a contract assembler that makes the global smartphone industry possible, didn’t have enough workers to make the new iPhone …

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