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  1. Business - Companies - EARNINGS

    Foxconn chief Gou calls for patience as he invests to tap new markets

    Posted Jun 26th 2014, 01:07am by BLOOM

    ... Bloomberg in Taipei iPhone maker to add 15,000 workers in Taiwan and boost automation in bid to tap new markets Foxconn chief calls for patience as growth slows Foxconn Technology chairman ... be patient, don't be in a hurry," Gou said at the annual meeting of Hon Hai Precision Industry, Foxconn's largest unit. "I'm also the biggest shareholder, so if it's bad ...

  2. Business - Companies

    Foxconn to buy US$390m stake in Taiwan telecom operator in 4G push

    Posted May 28th 2014, 01:00am by Reuters

    ... Reuters in Taipei Foxconn to buy into telecoms operator Apple supplier Foxconn Technology will buy a stake in Taiwanese mobile telecommunications operator Asia Pacific Telecom for NT$11.6 billion (HK$2.98 billion) in a deal that would expand its presence in the island's fledgling 4G market. Foxconn, which is listed on the Taiwan stock market under the name Hon Hai Precision ...

  3. Foxconn shares to feel heat after profit warning

    Posted Jul 22nd 2011, 12:00am

    ... Naomi Rovnick naomi.rovnick@scmp.com Shares in Foxconn International Holdings are likely to come under pressure today after the world's largest contract mobile phone handset maker issued a profit warning last night. Foxconn International, a unit of Taiwan's Foxconn Technology group, revealed in an 8.23pm statement it would record a loss for the half-year to last ...

  4. Margin erosion risks

    Posted Oct 07th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Foxconn International Holdings highlighted competition and margin erosion risk on the eve of its initial public offering early this year. 'This is a very competitive industry,' Foxconn chairman and chief executive Samuel Chin Wai-leung said. The mobile phone unit of Taiwan's Hon Hai Precision Industry, Foxconn manufactures mobile handsets for customers ...

  5. News - China

    Foxconn suicide survivor says no job is worth ending your life over

    Posted Apr 24th 2013, 06:45pm by Mimi Lau

    ... the fourth floor of a Foxconn factory building three years ago – is withering. Paralysed from the waist down and restricted to a wheelchair, the 20-year-old desperately tries to avoid looking back ... “helpless  and gruelling” workplace in Foxconn, the world’s largest contract manufacturer to leading US, European and Japanese electronics firms, Tian jumped from her fourth-floor dormitory ...

  6. Foxconn accuses BYD of obtaining secret data

    Posted Jun 13th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Jeff Pao Foxconn International Holdings, the world's biggest contract mobile-telephone maker, said two subsidiaries had sued BYD in Hong Kong, alleging its mainland competitor had been given confidential information by former Foxconn employees. BYD, the mainland's largest maker of rechargeable batteries, plans to spin off its handset business this year, posing ...

  7. Business - Companies - ELECTRONICS

    Foxconn arm flags profits warning as customer demand falls

    Posted Jan 24th 2013, 12:00am by Charlotte So

    ... Charlotte So Charlotte.so@scmp.com Foxconn arm flags profits warning Foxconn International Holdings (FIH), part of Taiwan's Hon Hai Precision Industries, has flagged a profit warning for the full year of 2012, continuing its losses from the first half. FIH is a subsidiary of Hon Hai, the world's largest contract electronics manufacturer, which trades as Foxconn ...

  8. Business - Companies

    '5,000 police' deployed to quell Foxconn brawl

    Posted Sep 24th 2012, 02:01pm by Reuters in Taipei, Agence France-Presse in Beijing

    ... Reuters in Taipei, Agence France-Presse in Beijing Around 5,000 police were deployed to control a mass brawl among workers at a Foxconn plant in northern China, state media said on Monday ... and an overturned police car, among other damage. In a statement Foxconn’s Taiwanese parent company Hon Hai said the incident began “as a personal dispute between several employees” in a privately-managed ...

  9. Business - Companies - ELECTRONICS

    Apple supplier Foxconn closes China plant after 40 injured in brawl

    Posted Sep 24th 2012, 02:01pm by Reuters in Taipei

    ... Reuters in Taipei Taiwan’s Foxconn Technology Group closed its Taiyuan plant in northern China on Monday after a personal dispute spiralled into a brawl involving 2,000 workers ... An employee told Reuters the plant also makes parts and assembles Apple’s iPhone 5. In a statement, Foxconn cited police as saying about 40 people were taken to hospital for medical attention ...

  10. Foxconn placement offers little discount

    Posted Jun 06th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Wong Ka-chun In an unusual move, an institutional investor has offered 27.65 million shares in blue chip Foxconn International Holdings at a price on par with yesterday's close, ... document given to fund managers. The shares account for less than 1 per cent of Foxconn's share capital. Citi is the arranger of the share sale. Shares in a placement are normally offered ...




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