Apple admits illegal student labour has been discovered at iPhone X plant
Smartphone maker Apple and its biggest manufacturing partner have said that a small number of students were discovered working overtime in its Chinese factory, violating local labour laws.
The students worked voluntarily in the factory for more than 11 hours a day as part of a school internship programme at a plant run by Hon Hai Precision Co Ltd, also known as Foxconn, the manufacturer confirmed.
'We discovered instances of student interns working overtime at a supplier facility in China. We've confirmed the students worked voluntarily, were compensated and provided benefits, but they... read more
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