Dr. Malik Osman, Senior Minister of Government of the Ministry of Defence and Foreign Affairs of Singapore, Senior Vice President of GF and General Manager of Asia Fab Operations, Hong Qicai, Executive Chairman and CEO of Mubadala Investment Company Khaldoon Khalifa Al Mubarak and other accompanying visits.
Mubadala Investment is a leading strategic investment company in Abu Dhabi and a wholly-owned shareholder of GF. Abu Dhabi Crown Prince Muhammad serves as Chairman of the Board of Directors of Mubadala Investment.
It is reported that,The GF Singapore facility in Singapore's Woodlands Industrial Park is the largest investment project in the UAE in Singapore with more than 5,500 employees and millions of semiconductor wafers per year.
At present, GF Singapore is implementing the latest strategic policy of GF, targeting the needs of the world's most innovative chip designers.DevelopmentAnd provide differentiated semiconductor solutions tailored to the needs.
The delegation visited GF Singapore to inspect the GF production facilities and communicate with the top. GF demonstrates innovations in augmentation, virtual reality, artificial intelligence and machine learning to support the manufacture of advanced processes.
Al Mubarak stressed that GF will continue to be an integral part of Mubadala's core portfolio.
Just a few days ago, GF sold its Fab 3E 200mm fab in Singapore to Vanguard International Semiconductor (VIS) for 236 million US dollars (about 1.59 billion yuan), which belongs to TSMC. Group, specializing in 200mm fab business. The Fab 3E plant produces MEMS, analog/mixed-signal chips that produce approximately 35,000 200mm wafers per month.
At the same time, GF will also lay off 5% of employees, and optimize the company and process technology structure, and even abandoned the development of 7/5nm advanced technology, so there are rumors that GF is considering selling itself, Samsung Electronics is likely to take over.
But now the Crown Prince has personally inspected, and the future of GF should be no problem.
Abu Dhabi Crown Prince Mohammed (first from right) and visiting delegation visited GF Singapore, GF Senior Vice President and General Manager of Asia and Europe Fab Operations Hong Qicai (second from right) accompanied and introduced
Abu Dhabi Crown Prince Mohammed (left 8th), Singapore's Ministry of Defence and Senior Minister of Foreign Affairs Meng Liqi (10th from left) and Mubadala Investment Company's Executive Chairman and CEO Khaldoon Khalifa Al Mubarak (left 7) and GF Senior Vice President and CEO of Asia and Europe Fab Operations, Hong Qicai (Zuo Jiu) and accompanying government delegation, GF senior group photo