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Fresh labour unrest at Foxconn iPhone 5 plant in China

Monday 8 October 2012 | 14:17 CET | News
Contract manufacturer Foxconn has been hit by a fresh wave of labour unrest at a plant making the new iPhone in Zhenghzou, China, reports the Financial Times. Over 200 quality control workers refused to work on Friday 05 October in protest at high-pressure work conditions. The company said that a high number of production-line employees have resisted strict quality control measures implemented with the production of the iPhone 5. Some quality control employees told the FT that they had been threatened by workers.

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Companies: Foxconn
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