Established only in 1998, Chi Mei Optoelectronics
Corporation (CMO) i s one of the world's leading manufacturers of thin-film transistor li quid crystal displays, better known as TFT-LCD flat-panel displays.
In 2010, the former president of Chi Mei Optoelectronics
agreed to pay a US$50,000 fine and serve 14 months in jail, along with a former of director of sales, for meeting with other manufacturers and agreeing to set their prices, as part of the DOJ investigations, which started in late 2006.
In early 2008, China Trends announced its cooperation with China Innovation Investment Limited ("China Innovation", HK:1217) and Taiwan Chi Mei Optoelectronics
(TW:3009) to tap into new LED technology and its products, with a focus on a basket of solutions based on LED new light source consumer electronics.
The European Commission authorised, on 25 February, the proposed merger between InnoLux Display Corporation, Chi Mei Optoelectronics
Corporation and TPO Displays Corporation, three Taiwanese companies active worldwide in the manufacturing of LCD panels.
The bright future of e-books is particularly attractive to major LCD makers in Asia, including AU and hometown rival Chi Mei Optoelectronics
Corp, at a time when they are struggling with sluggish sales of PCs and flat-screen TVs.
Eastman Kodak Company (NYSE:EK), a pioneer in organic light emitting diode technology (OLED), has announced a cross licensing agreement with Chi Mei Optoelectronics
(CMO) and Chi Mei EL (CMEL) of Taiwan.
Chi Mei Optoelectronics
Corporation (CMO) is the third largest LCD module manufacturer in the world and one of the manufacturers whom CEA had sued for alleged patent infringement in Delaware federal court during 2003.
said Friday it has agreed in principle with major Taiwanese liquid crystal display maker Chi Mei Optoelectronics
Li explained that Syntax will be able to achieve aggressive pricing on a wireless line due to high-volume panel relationships that the company maintains with Taiwan-based Chi Mei Optoelectronics
and AU Optronics.
At the same show, US-based computer company International Business Machines and Taiwan's display maker Chi Mei Optoelectronics
will present a 20-inch OLED display developed by a joint research group, which is considered by industry pundits as another breakthrough at the show.
''Chi Mei Optoelectronics
has high manufacturing capability, so we will be able to reinforce our original equipment manufacturing business,'' an IBM official said.
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