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Foxconn Needs More Time To Make Improvements

Reuters | Posted 07.17.2013 | Technology

TAIPEI (Reuters) - Foxconn Technology Group said on Friday it needs more time to reduce overtime at its China factories after labor monitors appointed...

Report: Foxconn Workers Unhappy Labor Laws Now Implemented

The Huffington Post | Posted 12.18.2012 | Business

Labor conditions may have improved at factories owned by China's Foxconn, the manufacturer responsible for assembling tech products for Apple and Sams...

Thousands Of Foxconn Workers Reportedly Strike

AP | DIDI TANG | Posted 12.06.2012 | Technology

BEIJING — Foxconn Technology Group denied on Saturday that production was affected at a Chinese factory that makes Apple's iPhones, although bot...

Foxconn Workers Accuse Guards Of Brutal Crackdowns: 'There's No Sense Of Safety'

Posted 11.27.2012 | Technology

--The pressures threatening China's status as the world's factory floor have been laid bare by a riot this week at a factory that makes parts for Appl...

Massive Riot Erupts At Foxconn Factory

The Huffington Post | Sara Gates | Posted 07.28.2014 | Technology

Frustrations erupted Monday night at a Foxconn factory in Chengdu, when a minor incident sparked a Foxconn workers riot against security guards. Ap...

High Flying Apple Hits Turbulence In Brazil, Foxconn's Gou Calls Workers 'Animals'

Eric Ehrmann | Posted 05.02.2012 | World
Eric Ehrmann

Foxconn seeking low wage targets of opportunity actually disrupts Brazil's quest to create high value jobs that promote income distribution and build a stronger, more inclusive society.

Foxconn Cuts Working Hours, Employees Ask Why

Reuters | Posted 05.30.2012 | Technology

LONGHUA, China, March 30 (Reuters) - When Chinese worker Wu Jun heard that her employer, the giant electronics assembly company Foxconn, had given e...

Apple CEO Responds To Report Of Horrific Worker Conditions At Foxconn

Reuters | Posted 03.28.2012 | Technology

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Apple Inc has never turned "a blind eye" to the problems in its supply chain and any suggestion it does not care about the p...

High Tech, Low Pay: Let the Workers Behind Our Electronics Be Heard

Smita Narula | Posted 10.04.2011 | Technology
Smita Narula

Apple may be reporting record company sales in 2011, but one thing the company is not making noise about are the details surrounding a string of recent tragedies at the Chinese factory where so much of Apple's current success story is based.

Foxconn To Overhaul Human Workforce With Robot Replacements

Xinhua News Agency | Posted 10.01.2011 | Technology

Taiwanese technology giant Foxconn will replace some of its workers with 1 million robots in three years to cut rising labor expenses and improve effi...

Apple Manufacturer Makes Employees Sign 'No Suicide' Pact: Report

The Huffington Post | Amy Lee | Posted 07.06.2011 | Technology

Workers at Foxconn's Chengdu factory, which manufactures Apple products, must reportedly sign a pledge promising they will not commit suicide. Foxc...

Foxconn Workers Get 30% Raise Following Spate Of Suicides

AP | By ANNIE HUANG | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

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