A woman is seen walking outside Sony Group's headquarters in Tokyo on  October 31, 2022. Photo: Agence France-Presse
A woman is seen walking outside Sony Group's headquarters in Tokyo on October 31, 2022. Photo: Agence France-Presse

Japan to invest up to US$500 million to manufacture advanced chips

  • The new chip company will be named Rapidus and aims to begin making chips in the second half of the decade
  • Japan is also concerned that China may attempt to take control of Taiwan, the global hub for advanced chip production

A woman is seen walking outside Sony Group's headquarters in Tokyo on  October 31, 2022. Photo: Agence France-Presse
A woman is seen walking outside Sony Group's headquarters in Tokyo on October 31, 2022. Photo: Agence France-Presse
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