#<p><strong><a href="http://www.techeye.net/wp-content/uploads/2015/04/Screen-Shot-2015-04-13-at-14.29.15-e1428931791907.png"><img class="alignleft size-medium wp-image-157775" src="http://www.techeye.net/wp-content/uploads/2015/04/Screen-Shot-2015-04-13-at-14.29.15-300x293.png" alt="Picture courtesy of Wikimedia Commons" width="300" height="293" /></a>Tsinghua Unigroup</strong>, a conglomerate backed by the Chinese government, is to plunge $47 billion into the semiconductor business in the next five years.</p>
<p>That’s according to <a href="http://www.reuters.com/article/2015/11/16/us-china-tsinghua-m-a-idUSKCN0T50DU20151116#M48b1zacleL41Hxg.97" target="_blank"><em>Reuters</em></a>, which interviewed Tsinghua chairman Zhao Weiguo, who said China wants to become the third biggest semiconductor manufacturer in the world.… <a href="http://www.techeye.net/chips/china-to-pour-47-billion-into-chip-industry" class="read-more">Read the rest</a></p>

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