Intel nears $6 bln deal to buy Tower Semiconductor – source

Feb 14 (Reuters) – Intel Corp is close to buying Israeli firm Tower Semiconductor (TSEM.TA) for about $6 billion, a source familiar with the matter said, as the U.S. company looks to advance its strategy of contract manufacturing chips for other businesses. A deal could be unveiled as soon as this week, the person said on Monday, […]

Intel invests in Ohio!

Midwest sets stage for US semiconductor leadership American manufacturing is back! Intel just announced one of the largest domestic investments in our history, committing more than $20 billion to create a new semiconductor technology manufacturing center in Licking County, Ohio. Intel’s new site will house two leading-edge chip factories and will attract many other companies […]