Foxconn stops interns' illegal overtime at iPhone X factory

Foxconn stops interns' illegal overtime at iPhone X factory
 

Foxconn, a main supplier for Apple's iPhone, says it has stopped interns from working illegal overtime at its factory in China.
It comes after a Financial Times report found at least six students worked 11-hour days at its iPhone X plant in Henan province.
The practice breached Chinese laws preventing children from working more than 40 hours per week.
About 3,000 students were reportedly hired to work at the Zhengzhou plant.
Apple said the secondary school students worked voluntarily but they "should not have been allowed to work overtime".
Both the tech giant and Foxconn have... read more

 
23 November 2017 in World News, Views: 64
Source: BBC
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