TSMC reportedly stops taking orders from Huawei after new U.S. export controls – TechCrunch

[ad_1] Taiwanese Semiconductor Manufacturing Co., the world’s largest contract semiconductor maker, has stopped taking new orders from Huawei Technologies, one of its largest customers, according to the Nikkei Asian Review. The report said the decision was made to comply with new United States export controls, announced last Friday, that are meant to make it more…

TSMC to build a $12 billion advanced semiconductor plant in Arizona with U.S. government support – TechCrunch

[ad_1] Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co., the world’s largest contract semiconductor foundry, said today that it plans to build an advanced chip foundry in Arizona with support from the state and the United States federal government. The announcement follows a Wall Street Journal report earlier this week that White House officials were in talks with TSMC…

White House reportedly in talks with Intel, TSMC to build advanced chip foundries in the U.S. – TechCrunch

[ad_1] White House officials are talking to Intel and TSMC about building semiconductor foundries in the United States, according to a Wall Street Journal report. U.S. tech companies and the government have been trying to reduce the country’s dependence on chip factories in Asia for years, underscored by national security concerns, the U.S.-China tariff war…