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Top Biz Group Operating Profits Down if Samsung Elec, SK hynix are Excluded

Top Biz Group Operating Profits Down if Samsung Elec, SK hynix are Excluded

SEOUL, Dec. 9 (Korea Bizwire) — The operating profits of South Korea’s listed companies belonging to the largest conglomerates contracted in the January-September period of this year if the numbers for Samsung Electronics Co. and SK hynix are excluded, a local business tracker said Sunday. The total for the 94 companies, not counting the two [...]

FormFactor Receives SK hynix Supplier Excellence Award

FormFactor Receives SK hynix Supplier Excellence Award

LIVERMORE, Calif., Nov. 13 (Korea Bizwire) — FormFactor, Inc. (NASDAQ: FORM), a leading electrical test and measurement supplier to the semiconductor industry, announced that it has been recognized for supplier excellence by SK hynix, a world leader in DRAM, Flash and CMOS image sensor manufacturing. FormFactor supplies SK hynix with advanced wafer probe cards for [...]

Future of Semiconductor Industry Remains Uncertain Despite Record Growth

Future of Semiconductor Industry Remains Uncertain Despite Record Growth

SEOUL, Oct. 26 (Korea Bizwire) — Samsung Electronics Co. and SK hynix Inc., the two major local players in the semiconductor industry, are set to post record-breaking growth in the third quarter in spite of various domestic and international hurdles. Despite the controversy last year surrounding the price of semiconductor chips, which some experts claimed [...]

SK Chairman Lauds SK hynix Performance

SK Chairman Lauds SK hynix Performance

SEOUL, Oct. 5 (Korea Bizwire) — Chey Tae-won, chairman of SK Group, showed special attachment to SK hynix Inc. as the company held a completion ceremony for the M15 production line at the SK hynix factory in Cheongju, North Chungcheong Province. Chey bought Hynix Semiconductors Inc. for 3.4 trillion won six years ago, changing the [...]

SK hynix Launches New NAND Flash Production Line

SK hynix Launches New NAND Flash Production Line

CHEONGJU, Oct. 4 (Korea Bizwire) — South Korea’s No. 2 chipmaker SK hynix Inc. on Thursday launched a new production line for NAND flash products under an estimated 20 trillion won (US$17.7 billion) project. The company said the new M15 line in Cheongju, located 140 kilometers south of Seoul, covers 60,000 square meters and will [...]

President Moon Hails SK hynix’s New Plan

President Moon Hails SK hynix’s New Plan

SEOUL, Oct. 4 (Korea Bizwire) – President Moon Jae-in on Thursday attended a ceremony marking the construction of new assembly lines of SK hynix, the world’s third-largest chipmaker, underscoring his policies for job creation and innovation-powered growth. “The government and I will not hold back our support for companies that invest, make jobs and contribute to the [...]

No Holidays for S. Korea’s Leading Semiconductor Facilities

No Holidays for S. Korea’s Leading Semiconductor Facilities

SEOUL, Sept. 24 (Korea Bizwire) –Choi Geon-wu, a 39-year-old SK Hynix employee, will not be able to visit his family over the Chuseok holidays because of the nature of his work, ensuring the safety of an industrial complex that produces semiconductors. Choi works as a firefighter at SK Hynix’s Cheongju factory, and is the first [...]

GPS Device that Tracks Dementia Patients a Huge Success

GPS Device that Tracks Dementia Patients a Huge Success

SEOUL, Sept. 21 (Korea Bizwire) — A GPS device that helps detect the whereabouts of elderly dementia patients was found to be very useful in locating those who had gone missing. According to police officials, all 30 senior dementia patients who received one of the devices were found after being reported missing. The average amount [...]