Semiconductor manufacturing firm GlobalFoundries has announced plans to invest US$4 billion to build a new wafer fabrication plant in its Woodlands campus, which will mark its first expansion here in over 10 years.  

At a virtual groundbreaking ceremony, CEO Tom Caulfield revealed that the fab will be “the most advanced semi manufacturing facility in Singapore.”

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