Tuesday , October 20 2020

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Hong Kong Cathay Pacific will lay off 6,000 employees

Hong Kong Cathay Pacific will lay off 6,000 employees

On October 20, Hong Kong’s South China Morning Post cited sources familiar with the matter as saying that Hong Kong’s Cathay Pacific will lay off approximately 6,000 employees. This figure accounts for about 18% of its total workforce. At the same time, it is reported that Hong Kong Cathay Pacific …

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Trump administration considers putting Ant Group on trade blacklist

Trump administration considers putting Ant Group on trade blacklist

According to an exclusive report by Reuters on October 15, two people familiar with the matter revealed that the US State Department has submitted a proposal to the Trump administration. It is required that Ant Group be included in a “trade blacklist” before it goes public. The report pointed out …

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SMIC 7nm process breakthrough

SMIC 7nm process breakthrough

SMIC’s N+1 process, known as the benchmark for TSMC’s 7nm process, has recently achieved a new breakthrough. On the same day that ZTE announced the commercialization of 7nm chips for 5G base stations. SMIC’s second-generation FinFET process also happened to reveal new developments. On October 11th, IP and custom chip …

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ZTE claims that 5G base station 7nm chips are commercially available

ZTE claims that 5G base station 7nm chips are commercially available

“The base station chip self-sufficiency rate is almost zero, which is the most difficult problem for ZTE in the embargo incident. “In mid-2018, China Merchants Securities said helplessly. More than two years later, at the Achievements Exhibition of the 3rd Digital China Construction Summit on October 11, Li Hui, vice …

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Foxconn sold Alibaba stock again, making $121 million this time

Foxconn sold Alibaba stock again, making $121 million this time

On October 11, Hon Hai Precision announced to the exchange that its subsidiary Foxconn Ventures sold 630,000 ADS (5.04 million ordinary shares) of Alibaba. The transaction date is October 8, and the transaction price per ADS is US$295.84, and the total transaction amount is US$18638 million. According to the announcement, …

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