Posts Tagged ‘Hon Hai’

Foxconn’s Acquisition Of Sharp Approved By Antitrust Authority Of China

Apple, Sharp, and Foxconn (Hon Hai)Hon Hai’s Foxconn, which is already a major original equipment manufacturer for Apple, is set to enhance its ability to …


Foxconn To Cut 7,000 Employees After Sharp Acquisition

fired employeeFollowing Foxconn’s USD3.5 billion acquisition of Sharp, the Taiwanese company will position the new executive team in July to accelerate …


Foxconn’s Board Approves Sharp Purchase

SharpJapan’s Sharp today accepted a multi-billion dollar buyout deal from Taiwan’s Foxconn Technology Group. The Taiwanese company may spend as …


Hon Hai Will Build IT Service JV In Mainland China With SK Group

Taiwan’s Hon Hai Precision and South Korea’s SK C&C, a subsidiary of SK Group, will establish a joint venture to provide information technology services in mainland China. Hon Hai said that the joint venture will first provide information technology services to Hon Hai’s plants in mainland China and offer integrated security systems to other companies […]


Hon Hai Signs Five New Big Data Projects In Guizhou

Hon Hai Precision Industry, parent company of Foxconn, announced that they have signed five major agreements with Guizhou to enhance investments in the province. Of the five agreements, three were signed with Gui’an New District, including Foxconn’s cloud computing, semiconductor equipment manufacturing, and health Lohas industrial park projects. Meanwhile, the company will team with Peking […]


Hon Hai Sells Wearable Computing Patents To Google

Taiwan’s Hon Hai Precision Industry announced that the company has reached an agreement with Google to sell some of its wearable computing-related patents to the American search engine. These patents include a head-mounted display technology, which is used to superimpose computer-generated images on a real-world view. Hon Hai said in a statement that this kind […]


Microsoft, ZTE Sign China-focused Android Patent Licensing Agreement

Microsoft announced that it has reached patent licensing agreement with China’s ZTE on Android and Chrome operating system patents. Microsoft will provide a patent portfolio to ZTE’s smartphones, tablets, computers, and other devices run on Android and Chrome operating systems. ZTE is reportedly the first Chinese mainland company that signed an Android patent licensing agreement […]


Acer’s Acquisition Of iGware Approved By FTC In Taiwan

Taiwan’s Fair Trade Commission has approved Acer’s acquisition of iGware, a U.S. cloud computing technology company, and said the acquisition only has slight influence on the Taiwanese cloud computing software service market. In July 2011, Acer announced plans to acquire the entire stake in iGware for USD320 million, and the company submitted an application to […]


Hon Hai Denies Selling iPhone In China

In response to Taiwanese media reports that Hon Hai Precision had gained the acting rights of Apple’s iPhone in China, Edmund Ding, spokesperson for Hon Hai, denies the rumor and says the report came from nowhere and was merely a rumor.


Hon Hai Gains General Acting Rights For Apple On Chinese Mainland

Taiwan-based technology manufacturing group Hon Hai Precision will become the general agent for Apple’s (AAPL) products on the Chinese mainland and the company will start its large-scale deployment in the mainland channels market later this year.