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SUNEDISON SEMICONDUCTOR REPORTS MULTIPLE TRANSACTIONS BY DIRECTOR ARGOV (Missouri)
July 31, 2014
WASHINGTON, July 31 -- SunEdison Semiconductor Ltd. (SEMI), St. Peters, Mo., has filed a Form 4 with the Securities and Exchange Commission noting the change in the beneficial interest held by Director Gideon Argov, St. Peters. On July 29 the action involved acquisition of 21,400 restricted stock units. Argov now owns 21,400 restricted stock units directly. SunEdison Semiconductor Ltd. is involved in the development, manufacture and sale of silicon wafers to the semiconductor industry. For any query with respect to this article or any other content requirement, please contact Editor at htsyndication@hindustantimes.com

Sony Corp INCJ, JDI, Sony and Panasonic announce the establishment of JOLED Inc. A new integrated company in organic
July 31, 2014
Innovation Network Corporation of JapanJapan Display Inc.Sony CorporationPanasonic Corporation INCJ, JDI, Sony and Panasonic announce the establishment of JOLED Inc. A new integrated company in organic light-emitting diode display panels Tokyo, July 31, 2014-Innovation Network Corporation of Japan ("INCJ"), Japan Display Inc. ("JDI"), Sony Corporation ("Sony"), and Panasonic Corporation ("Panasonic") announced today that they have executed a definitive agreement to establish a new company, JOLED Inc. ("JOLED"), to integrate Sony and Panasonic's R&D functions for organic light-emitting diode ("OLED") display panels. Through this collaboration, the companies aim to accelerate the development and early commercialization of OLED display panels. JOLED is scheduled to be launched in January 2015, subject to receipt of any necessary approvals. INCJ and JDI will respectively hold 75% and 15% of the voting rights in JOLED, and Sony and Panasonic will each hold 5%. In addition, INCJ and JDI plan to make additional investments to fund a pilot manufacturing plant when the technology is ready for commercialization.

Fujitsu Announces New Direction for its Semiconductor Business
July 31, 2014
Tokyo and Yokohama, July 31, 2014 - (JCN Newswire) - Fujitsu Limited and Fujitsu Semiconductor Limited have today entered into an official contract with Panasonic Corporation and Development Bank of Japan Inc. (DBJ) whereby Fujitsu Semiconductor and Panasonic would integrate their System LSI businesses, and together with investment from DBJ, a new independent fabless company will be established. These developments are a result of the deliberations Fujitsu Limited and Fujitsu Semiconductor have made based on the February 7, 2013 announcement, "Fujitsu Announces Restructuring and New Direction of its Semiconductor Business." In addition, Fujitsu Limited and Fujitsu Semiconductor have decided to expand the scope of foundry operations. Fujitsu Semiconductor's manufacturing facilities in Mie and Aizu-Wakamatsu, Japan will respectively work to provide stable delivery to customers as new, independent companies, to be established by the end of 2014. The new Aizu foundry company will consist of a 150mm fab company and 200mm fab company, operating within the framework of an Aizu foundry general company.

Showa Denko to Acquire Air Products' High-Purity Chlorine Business in Taiwan; To Strengthen Special Material Gas Business by Transfer from Air Products San Fu, Taiwan
July 31, 2014
Tokyo, July 31, 2014 - (JCN Newswire) - Showa Denko K.K. (SDK) has decided to acquire a high-purity chlorine business in Taiwan, in order to strengthen its special material gas business.

BAE SYSTEMS PLC Half Yearly Report -5-
July 31, 2014
As part of the Iveco team, BAE Systems was chosen to provide up to 600 HybriDrive(R) Series-E systems for hybrid city buses in Paris, France. The business has begun deliveries of 475 HybriDrive(R) propulsion systems for Nova Bus hybrids in Quebec, Canada.

BAE SYSTEMS PLC Half Yearly Report -4-
July 31, 2014
Dividends received from equity accounted investments, mainly comprising Eurofighter and FNSS, amounted to GBP13m (2013 GBP10m). The cash outflow in respect of the share repurchase programme of GBP235m (2013 GBP90m) represents shares purchased and cancelled under the programme announced in February 2013.

Promethean World Plc Interim Results -2-
July 31, 2014
During the first half of 2014, Promethean increased sales in Central Asia and in the UK. In the UK, a replacement cycle is emerging with a significant proportion of schools now embracing interactive flat panels and our ActivPanel Touch range is well positioned in this market. As we establish Promethean in this segment of the market, interactive flat panels will be margin dilutive relative to the equivalent interactive whiteboard.

Semiconductor & IC Packaging Materials Market Expected to Reach $ 26 Billion by 2019
July 31, 2014
July 31, 2014The report defines and segments the "Semiconductor & IC Packaging Materials Market by Types (Organic Substrates, Bonding Wires, Leadframes, Ceramic Packages, & so on), Packaging Technologies (SOP, GA, QFN, DFN, & Others), & Geography - Regional Trends & Forecast to 2019" with an analysis and forecast of revenues of types such as organic substrates, bonding wires, leadframes, encapsulation resins, and so on) individually. Along with this, the revenue of materials by types such as packaging technologies, and geography are also discussed.

Sony DADC BioSciences and TSMC Garner AACC Industry Division Award
July 31, 2014
The 2014 American Association for Clinical Chemistry (AACC) awarded Sony DADC BioSciences and Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co. (TSMC) with its Best Abstract of Interest to the Industry Division Award.

TechSci Research Adds Report on Global Pico Projector Market
July 31, 2014
Increasing demand from Americas and Asia-Pacific coupled with growing adoption by SMEs to augment global pico projector market through 2019 Ever since their introduction in the global market in 2009, pico projectors have revolutionized the global projector market. Although the market is still in nascent stage, the demand for pico projectors has been registering significant growth over the last few years. Key factors driving the global pico projector market include rising demand from emerging markets, expanding SMB segment, increasing IT spending and rising mobile workforce across the globe. In 2013, global pico projector sales registered a two-fold increase compared to 2012. During its initial years, the market for stand-alone pico projectors witnessed lower adoption due to high pricing and low confidence of customers towards small sized projectors. However, the scenario has changed over the last two years with the emergence of high-end and comparatively low-cost stand-alone pico projectors offered by companies such as AAXA Technologies, Philips, 3M, Optoma Technology, etc.


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