WASHINGTON – The Department of Defense, GSA, and NASA are issuing a final rule amending the Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR) to require contractors and subcontractors to report to the Government-Industry Data Exchange Program (GiDEP) certain counterfeit or suspect counterfeit parts and certain major or critical nonconformances.
KAMPALA, UGANDA – Engo Holdings launched its computer and mobile phone manufacturing plant here, according to reports.
HERTFORDSHIRE, UK – Wearable technology continues to gather pace, building an ecosystem of connected devices and capturing consumer attention to the tune of $108 billion by 2023, according to Futuresource Consulting.
MORRISVILLE, NC – iNEMI invites participation in a survey that aims to assess the planning and readiness levels of the electronics manufacturing industry for the implementation of low-temperature solders in high-volume board assembly.
MUNICH – Productronica boasted 44,000 visitors from 96 countries this week. The trade show also had 1,500 exhibitors from 44 countries.
SINGAPORE – Kulicke and Soffa Industries reported fiscal fourth quarter net revenue of $139.8 million, a decrease of 24.3% year-over-year and an increase of 10% sequentially.