Open land shares to participate in my IC design industry case rekindled. The Ministry of Economic Affairs has recently actively carried out behind-the-scenes operations, opening up as early as 520. It is reported that Huawei and other well-known mainland brands and system factories have expressed their willingness to invest in the IC design factory to the Ministry of Economic Affairs. MediaTek, Group Alliance, etc. are the target of the shareholding.
The Taiwan Semiconductor Industry Association (TSIA) was commissioned by the Ministry of Economic Affairs to issue a questionnaire to IC design member manufacturers yesterday (16th). The respondents included MediaTek, Realtek, Shixin, and Group. MediaTek and Group have previously publicly stated that they are open to land shares. It is reported that the questionnaire issued by TSIA will provide a deeper understanding of the intentions and needs of major manufacturers.
In the Ministry of Economics, it was originally planned to complete the IC design loosening case at the end of last year. However, it was attacked by the violent stream of the “three-buy” IC packaging and testing factory of Ziguang. On the eve of the election, the Liberal House made the main resolution at the end of last year: “At this stage, the government may not Open land investment in semiconductor design industry.” However, after the beginning of the new session of the Legislative Yuan, there was no clear approval or opposition to the voice. The Ministry of Economic Affairs intends to go to the Legislative Yuan to hold a public hearing to find a feasible solution to lift the doubts of the opponents.
Officials revealed that after the Lunar New Year, they actively operated related operations. It is expected that after the new Congress is finalized, the office will be heard as soon as possible at the end of February, and the inter-ministerial meeting will be held in mid-March. At the end of March, the court will be nodded and the administrative order will be revised in April. , do not rule out before opening 520.
According to the staff, there is no IC design industry objection to the loosening, but many scholars and experts, public opinion representatives opposed, even pointed out that Ziguang can not buy the lifeline of Taiwan’s IC industry; officials “hang the guarantee“, intends to participate in the IC design industry The land dealers, “absolutely no purple light.”
As for what kind of land capital is eligible to participate in Taiwan’s IC design industry? The Ministry of Economic Affairs has two conditions, one is a system factory with upstream and downstream cooperation; the other is pure financial investors, and proposes a cooperation strategy.
Officials said that in order to protect Taiwan’s open IC design industry from real benefits, the industry project to amend the “Investment Permit for People from the Mainland to Taiwan” will be included in the above requirements. This method is an administrative order and does not require review by the court. However, before the amendments are made, it is still necessary to nod first through the Legislative Yuan.
It is reported that Huawei, Xiaomi, ZTE, Lenovo and other mobile phone manufacturers, as well as TCL, Haier and other television industries have expressed their intention to participate in Taiwan IC design industry.