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Corporate Misbehaviour

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In These Times: Watchdogs Probe Labor Abuses in China’s Tech Industry

Foxconn and Apple Fail to Fulfill Promises: Predicaments of Workers after the Suicides


The series of suicides at Foxconn[1] in the first five months of 2010 seemed to have accelerated its relocation across all parts of China. One year on, the inland provincial governments compete with each other for Foxconn’s investment by offering concessions to the company. In the first round of competition, Zhengzhou of Henan Province has won the project among various interested cities, followed by Chengdu of Sichuan Province after [...]

Techeye: Foxconn alleged to treat humans like machines Iphone built by robots

AFP: Foxconn workers treated like ‘machines’: labour group

The Guardian: Apple’s Chinese workers treated ‘inhumanely, like machines’