Apple warns of lower iPhone shipments as Covid curbs hobble China plant
Demand for smartphones assembled at Foxconn's Zhengzhou plant has helped Apple remain a bright spot in a technology sector battered by consumer spending cutbacks amid surging inflation and interest rates.
China Covid curbs hit iPhone output, shut Shanghai Disney
Rising numbers from outbreaks across China have prompted a tightening of curbs and lockdowns, including in parts of cities such as the southern metropolis of Guangzhou, as the economic toll of zero-Covid mounts.
Chinese cities brace for wave of Foxconn workers from Covid-hit Zhengzhou
Apple supplier Foxconn currently has about 200,000 workers at its Zhengzhou complex and has not disclosed the number of infected workers, but says that it will not stop workers from leaving.
Foxconn India plant unlikely to reopen until Jan 7, says govt official
The company, officially known as Hon Hai Precision, has told the Tamil Nadu state government it is working to address Apple's concerns over workers' living conditions.
Apple puts India iPhone plant ‘on probation’ after mass food poisoning
Some 250 women working at Foxconn's iPhone factory in the southern Indian state of Tamil Nadu were treated for food poisoning this month, 159 of whom were hospitalised.
Foxconn’s India plant to stay shut this week after protests, say government sources
The unrest at Foxconn is the second such involving an Apple supplier factory in India in a year.
Apple supplier Foxconn unveils electric vehicles
The world's largest contract electronics maker, Foxconn already plays a lynchpin role in assembling Apple's iPhones as well as gadgets for a myriad of top international brands.