The Undercover Report on How the New iPhone 5 is Made Inside Foxconn Factory

September 11th, 2012 in , , , , ,

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A Chinese news agency, Shanghai Evening Post, has sent an experienced journalist to slip into the Foxconn Tai Yuan factory and pretended as a new worker, his mission is to find out how the new iPhone 5 is produced. The Chinese journalist precisely recorded his 10 days of working experience in the factory and published a dairy to disclose the inside story of manufacturing the iPhone 5.
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Thousands Queue for Foxconn Summer Jobs Ahead of Possible ‘iPad mini’ Production

July 17th, 2012 in , , , , , , , ,

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Heavy rains have battered Chengdu over the past few days, but this won’t stop young jobseekers lining up for Foxconn summer jobs at the Foxconn plant in Chengdu. Thousands of people were lining up, and they were armed with rain gear and umbrellas, standing out in the rain just for a chance to audition. More photos after the break.
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University Students Forced To Take Internship at Foxconn, Otherwise Failed!

June 19th, 2012 in , , ,

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Foxconn has partnered with an university in China to provide a summer internship for the university students to earn some work experiences (assembling iPhones and iPads?). But the stupidest thing is this internship program is a compulsory curriculum. Students would NOT be permitted to graduate if they don’t participate the work experience.

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Taiyuan Foxconn Workers Go on Strike Again !

April 13th, 2012 in , , ,

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This morning, Foxconn workers from Taiyuan factory, which is located at Shanxi Province in northern China, went on strike again.

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More Holidays For Foxconn Workers Due to Weak Sales of New iPad

March 28th, 2012 in , , , , , , ,

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With all the controversy about working conditions in Foxconn, we thought it might be a good time to relate some of the workers’ experiences inside the manufacturing plants. China Business News reports on an interview that it did with a Foxconn worker called Wang Xiaoqiao (not his real name), and Wang reveals that employees who are involved in the production of the new iPad are now working fewer hours and they have been given more days off.
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iSlave – This is What Foxconn Can Do to Improve Its Poor Working Environment

March 27th, 2012 in , , ,

The Fair Labor association has just concluded its month-long report on its investigation of Apple’s labor conditions at the Foxconn factories in China, which has found “significant issues” among working practices at Chinese plants making Apple iPhones and iPads.

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Refuse to Build the New iPhone ? Foxconn Workers Went on Strike (Video)

March 24th, 2012 in , , ,

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Hundreds of Foxconn workers from a factory in Shanxi Province in northern China have gone on strike in a pay dispute which is still under negotiation. The strike is taking place at a plant in the Xiaodian district of the provincial capital Taiyuan. A manager from Foxconn confirmed that some workers had downed tools. He declined to specify how many workers are involved but stressed that the factory was talking with the protesters …

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Thousands Line Up For Foxconn’s Jobs in Zhengzhou

January 30th, 2012 in , , , ,

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On the 30th of January, thousands of hopefuls stood for hours outside a labor agency located in the Chinese city of Zhengzhou, the largest city of Henan province in north-central China.

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Foxconn Doubles Zhengzhou Factory Size to Produce More iPhones

December 27th, 2011 in , ,

Central China’s Henan province plans to build the world’s largest manufacturing base for smart phones starting next year. The base will be centered on the Foxconn Science Park in Zhengzhou, provincial capital of Henan.

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