1. News
    May 10th, 2012 by Michael Kan
    Foxconn setting up China headquarters in Shanghai

    Apple supplier Foxconn plans to set up headquarters in China, as part of the company’s growing expansion in manufacturing and commercial operations....

  2. News
    April 13th, 2012 by Macworld Australia Staff
    Journalist releases Foxconn video footage

    Journalist Rob Schmitz has published a second report from his visit to Chinese Foxconn factories and has released video footage showing highlights...

  3. News
    April 12th, 2012 by Ashleigh Allsopp
    Journalist reveals truth about Foxconn factory conditions

    Following the revelation that Mike Daisey, an author and actor who accused Apple of ill-treating its factory workers, had fabricated some of his reports,...

  4. News
    April 7th, 2012 by Karen Haslam
    “Significant” wage increase coming from Apple factory owner

    The parent company to Foxconn, who manufacturer many Apple products, including the iPhone, says it plans to raise the wages of its employees in Taiwan. The...

  5. News
    April 5th, 2012 by Karen Haslam
    Apple to buy part of Hon Hai, Foxconn?

    Could Apple be considering acquiring part of Hon Hai Precision Industry, the parent company to Foxconn? Foxconn manufacturers devices for Apple, and...

  6. News
    April 4th, 2012 by Ashleigh Allsopp
    iPhone 5 to ‘arrive in June’ says Foxconn worker

    Apple’s next-generation iPhone will launch in June, according to a recruiter working at a Foxconn factory in China. The recruiter was filmed...

  7. News
    April 3rd, 2012 by Ashleigh Allsopp
    Intern forced-labour claims at Apple factory

    Foxconn Chairman Terry Gou has promised to reduce hours and improve pay after investigations by the Fair Labour Association revealed “significant...

  8. News
    April 3rd, 2012 by Karen Haslam
    Sharp investment and patent suggests Apple television

    Last week’s announcement that Hon Hai Precision Industry (the parent company of Foxconn Electronics) is to acquire a stake of almost 10 per cent...

  9. News
    April 3rd, 2012 by Ashleigh Allsopp
    Pay-rise ‘won’t cause rise in iPad, iPhone price’

    Consumers shouldn’t have to pay more for iPads, iPhones and other Apple devices despite the increase in wages promised by Apple’s supplier...

  10. News
    April 2nd, 2012 by Dan Moren
    Foxconn has ‘significant issues’ around working conditions

    In the first findings of its investigations into labour practices at Apple supplier Foxconn, the Fair Labor Association has said it found “significant...

  11. News
    April 2nd, 2012 by Michael Kan
    Foxconn’s overtime reduction

    Low labour costs and a growing reliance on automation will ensure Apple supplier Foxconn’s newly announced efforts to reduce overtime for its employees...

  12. News
    March 30th, 2012 by Macworld Australia Staff
    Foxconn workers found doing illegal 60-hour weeks

    An investigation by the Fair Work Association (based in Washington) has found that Apple supplier Foxconn has breached several labour laws in its...

  13. News
    March 30th, 2012 by Michael Kan
    Apple’s Tim Cook asked to care for workers

    Apple CEO Tim Cook met with a top Chinese official on Wednesday, who called on foreign companies to pay more attention to the care of their workers...

  14. News
    March 28th, 2012 by Jay Alabaster, IDG News Service
    Foxconn invests in Sharp shares

    Hon Hai Precision Industry, the parent company of Foxconn Electronics and one of the world’s largest electronics manufacturers, will acquire...

  15. News
    March 26th, 2012 by Michael Kan
    Foxconn unit returned to profit

    Foxconn’s contract handset manufacturing arm returned to a net profit in 2011, after the company streamlined its operations during the year...

  16. News
    March 22nd, 2012 by Joel Mathis
    Apple updates report on supplier working conditions

    Mike Daisey may have received his comeuppance, but Apple is pressing ahead with its efforts to improve working conditions at the overseas factories...

  17. Blogs
    February 28th, 2012 by Jared Newman
    Apple’s Foxconn Transparency

    From the way Apple has handled recent outrage over factory conditions at Foxconn, one thing is clear: Apple’s a different company under CEO...

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