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  1. News - China - LABOUR

    Apple to probe deaths at Shanghai supplier

    Posted Dec 13th 2013, 03:27am by Bloomberg

    ... Foxconn Technology to assemble iPhone and iPads, according to Apple's supplier report. Quanta Computer makes computers for Apple. CLW said Pegatron made tablet computers and mobile phones. ... Bloomberg in Taipei and San Francisco Company sends independent medical team to review deaths of workers, one of whom was 15 Apple to probe deaths at Shanghai supplier Apple has sent ...

  2. News - Hong Kong - LABOUR

    Activists push Apple over work conditions

    Posted Feb 27th 2013, 12:00am by Phila Siu

    ... Phila Siu phila.siu@scmp.com Activists push Apple over work conditions Labour activists in Hong Kong criticised Apple yesterday for not pushing for better working conditions at factories that make its products, citing a new study by a concern group. Ahead of the computer firm's annual shareholders' meeting in Cupertino, California, today, about 20 people from seven groups ...

  3. Business - China Business - LABOUR

    Lenovo denies tie-up with supplier accused of using child workers

    Posted Aug 30th 2014, 01:29am by BIEN PEREZ

    ... Bien Perez bien.perez@scmp.com Mainland computer giant launches investigation into contractor linked to supplier accused of employing underage children and students Lenovo pushes probe over child workers Lenovo Group, the world's largest supplier of personal computers, is pushing for a sweeping investigation of a mainland-based supplier suspected of hiring child labour, ...

  4. Business - Companies - LABOUR

    Samsung eyes reforms after its probe found a supplier hired child workers

    Posted Jul 15th 2014, 01:31am by BIEN PEREZ

    ... "permanently halt business with the supplier" should its investigation find that Shinyang Electronics hired children illegally. Apple, Samsung and other global brands with manufacturing ties ...

  5. News - Hong Kong - LABOUR

    All-day standing drives shopping mall restroom cleaners round the bend

    Posted Mar 22nd 2014, 04:28am by SAMUEL CHAN, LO WEI

    ... the woman, in her 50s, has not done so again. "It would be nice if there was a chair for us to rest on," she said. "They don't even allow us to eat an apple. They said, 'Your job doesn't include eating apples'." She works 101/2 hours each day for HK$30 per hour. Her lunch hour- her only break- is unpaid. She said her legs and back hurt. ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - LABOUR

    Hong Kong artist standing up for security guards

    Posted Mar 22nd 2014, 04:28am by SAMUEL CHAN

    ... in Tsim Sha Tsui. "The laws protect office workers so well that there are even regular inspections on whether the computer monitor is placed at the right level," Ching said. "But ...

  7. Business - China Business - LABOUR

    Samsung supplier said to have breached laws

    Posted Dec 06th 2013, 05:09am by BLOOM

    ... technology company and the world's biggest maker of mobile phones, said it had no immediate comment on the report. The South Korea-based company, like other manufacturers such as Apple, has come ... working conditions at eight Samsung factories in China as well as Apple suppliers, according to the group's website. Last year, the group said a Chinese supplier of mobile-phone covers ...

  8. Business - Companies - LABOUR

    Apple, Hon Hai improve labour conditions at key mainland plants

    Posted Aug 23rd 2012, 12:00am by BIEN PEREZ

    ... Bien Perez bien.perez@scmp.com Three biggest iPhone and iPad mainland plants have improved working conditions after a series of suicides and accidents, US audit finds Apple, Hon Hai doing their bit to make it work Apple and its primary manufacturing contractor, Hon Hai Precision Industry, have made "steady progress" in trimming working hours and boosting safety measures ...

  9. News - China - LABOUR

    Foxconn's factories struggling to comply with labour laws

    Posted May 18th 2013, 12:00am by Sophie Yu

    ... Sophie Yu sophie.yu@scmp.com The maker of Apple mobile devices is having difficulty sticking to the 40-hours-per-week law Foxconn slow in cutting hours, report says Foxconn Technology Group, maker of Apple iPhones and iPads, is struggling to comply with mainland labour laws on shorter working hours, according to a report by the Fair Labour Association. The Washington-based ...

  10. Business - China Business - LABOUR

    Loading up on hours suits many workers

    Posted May 31st 2013, 12:00am by Sophie Yu

    ... Cutting hours to the legal limit of 40 hours, plus an average of nine hours of overtime a week, was a big task, it said. Foxconn, which makes Apple iPhones and iPads, has been under close ...




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