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Foxconn admits error with bonus payments after protests at largest iPhone factory

15 days ago   |   By TheBoyGeniusReport

A day after hundreds of workers of the largest iPhone factory in Zhengzhou, China, protested about lack of payments, insufficient food, and risk of getting COVID-19, Foxconn admitted a "technical error" on worker bonuses, and it's now offering $1,400 payouts for those planning to leave.
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China iPhone factory workers take the money and leave after protests

China iPhone factory workers take the money and leave after protests

15 days ago   |   By Phys.org

Employees are leaving a vast Foxconn iPhone factory in central China over working conditions and COVID restrictions, relieved to be taking pay-offs home after angry protests at the Taiwanese tech giant's plant.
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Foxconn offers workers $1,400 to stop protesting and leave ‘iPhone City'

Foxconn offers workers $1,400 to stop protesting and leave ‘iPhone City'

15 days ago   |   By The Verge

Protest erupted in Zhengzhou on Tuesday when Foxconn workers were told that promised bonus payments would be delayed. | Image: StephenMcDonell
Foxconn has offered workers a 10,000 yuan settlement in an attempt to end protests at the facility, encouraging newly recruited staff to quit and subsequently leave its iPhone assembly factory in Zhengzhou, central China. CNN reports that the payout, equivalent to one or two months of wages, comes after violent protests erupted Tuesday over withheld pay and working conditions suffered during a strict covid lockdown.
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