iPhone factory

Foxconn apologises after protests over pay and conditions at China iPhone factory

Hundreds of workers marched in Zhengzhou -- dubbed "iPhone City" as the world's biggest producer of the smartphone -- with some clashing with riot police and personnel in hazmat suits.

published on : 24th November 2022

Protests erupt at Apple's largest iPhone factory in China

Video from a separate Livestream showed dozens of workers at night confronting a row of police officers and a police vehicle with flashing lights, shouting: "Defend our rights! Defend our rights!"

published on : 23rd November 2022

China closes zone around iPhone factory after virus cases

The ruling Communist Party is enforcing a "Zero COVID" policy that has closed areas throughout China for weeks to try to isolate every case.

published on : 2nd November 2022

After workers flee Covid outbreak, China iPhone factory quadruples bonuses for those who stay

China is the last major economy committed to a zero-Covid strategy, persisting with snap lockdowns, mass testing and lengthy quarantines in a bid to stamp out emerging outbreaks.

published on : 1st November 2022

China Covid curbs disrupt production at world's biggest iPhone factory

There were signs of further tightening in Beijing, with the capital's Universal Resort theme park saying on Wednesday that it had "closed temporarily... to implement epidemic control requirements".

published on : 28th October 2022