Semiconductor silicon wafer undergoing probe testing. Photo: Shutterstock

China needs ‘five to 10 years’ to catch up in semiconductors, Peking University professor Zhou Zhiping says

  • China was not that far behind the West in semiconductors in the 1970s, but fell behind
  • Semiconductor veteran says the mainland is at least two to three generations behind the US and Taiwan
Topic |   Semiconductors

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Semiconductor silicon wafer undergoing probe testing. Photo: Shutterstock
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Interest from the global tech community in Hong Kong is on the rise and more than five mainland-based companies have set up branches that involve integrated circuit R&D in Hong Kong. Photo: Reuters

Demand for Hong Kong-designed semiconductors seen increasing with rise of the Greater Bay Area

  • The Greater Bay Area has the potential to unlock huge potential for third-generation semiconductors
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Interest from the global tech community in Hong Kong is on the rise and more than five mainland-based companies have set up branches that involve integrated circuit R&D in Hong Kong. Photo: Reuters
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