ArrowArtboardCreated with Sketch.Title ChevronTitle ChevronIcon FacebookIcon LinkedinIcon Mail ContactPath LayerIcon MailPositive ArrowIcon PrintIcon Twitter
Electronics

Key Apple supplier admits to student worker overtime violations

Some interns at Foxconn's iPhone factory in China don't mind work for extra pay

Inside a Foxconn factory in Guangdong Province   © Reuters

TAIPEI/ZHENGZHOU -- Piecing together iPhones may be drudgery, but it's a way to make money, say some students who work at a facility operated by Hon Hai Precision Industry in central China.

"It is not tiring at all," a 16-year old student surnamed Wang said on Tuesday. "It's just boring."

Sponsored Content

About Sponsored Content This content was commissioned by Nikkei's Global Business Bureau.

Nikkei Asian Review, now known as Nikkei Asia, will be the voice of the Asian Century.

Celebrate our next chapter
Free access for everyone - Sep. 30

Find out more