Friday 27 May 2011
Foxconn Chengdu plant employee commits suicide, says paper
A male employee at Foxconn Electronics' (Hon Hai Precision Industry's) plant in Chendgu, China, has committed suicide by jumping from the roof of his apartment, according to a Chinese-language...
Tuesday 24 May 2011
Foxconn temporarily stops its polishing process at all factories in China
Foxconn (Hon Hai Precision Industry) on May 23 announced that the explosion and consequent fire at its production base in Chengdu City, western China, broke out in a workshop room...
Monday 23 May 2011
Foxconn Chengdu plant produces less than 30% of total iPad 2 demand
Production has been suspended at a Foxconn factory in Chengdu City, western China, following an explosion that left three dead and 15 injured on May 20. The plant recently started...
Sunday 22 May 2011
Accident at Foxconn's Chengdu plant not affecting iPad 2 assembly lines, says newspaper
The explosion and consequent fire breaking out at Foxconn's production base of iPad 2 in Chengdu City, western China, has not affected the assembly lines of the tablet PC, according...
Saturday 21 May 2011
Explosion at Foxconn factory in Chengdu, impact of iPad 2 production still uncertain
An explosion occurred at a factory building inside Foxconn's (Hon Hai Precision Industry) production base in Chengdu City, western China, on the evening of May 20, killing two employees...
Thursday 12 May 2011
Supply chain may not be able to satisfy demand from Apple
Taiwan-based electronics manufacturing service (EMS) provider Foxconn Electronics (Hon Hai Precision Industry) is reportedly facing a shortage of both labor and materials at its plants...
Friday 8 April 2011
FET to help China Mobile set up wireless network for public services in Chengdu
Taiwan carrier Far Eastone Telecommunications (FET) will help China Mobile establish a TD-SCDMA+Wi-Fi wireless network in Chengdu, western China, to provide public services for tourism,...
Tuesday 29 March 2011
Notebook vacuum sputtering provider Paragon to set up two plants in China
Paragon Technologies, a Taiwan-based provider of vacuum sputtering processing to prevent EMI in notebooks, announced to establish plants in Chongqing and Neijiang, both located in...
Monday 21 March 2011
SZS to set up plants in both Chongqing and Chengdu, China
Taiwan-based hinge maker Shin Zu Shing (SZS) has announced plans to invest US$5 million for the initial preparation of new plants in Chengdu, China, in addition to its plants in Chongqing,...
Tuesday 15 February 2011
Chengdu in western China to reach annual capacity of 100 million PCs, says mayor
The government of Chengdu City, western China, has been developing the city as a large PC production park, with a goal of attaining an aggregate capacity of 100 million PCs a year,...
Wednesday 9 February 2011
Wistron appropriates manpower from western China to solve labor shortages in eastern China
Taiwan-based notebook maker Wistron has appropriated about 3,000 employees from its plant in Chengdu City, western China, through the city government's assistance, to support its...
Tuesday 1 February 2011
Lenovo setting up combined operational base in western China
China-based PC vendor Lenovo has started development on a combined operational base for R&D, production and marketing on a 13.3-hectare site with a total floor space of 100,000...
Friday 21 January 2011
Compal begins construction of new plant in Chengdu, China
Compal Electronics has begun construction of a new plant in Chengdu, western China slated to complete in June 2011, according to local media reports. Compal said its total investments...
Thursday 30 December 2010
Notebook makers do not rule out supporting upstream partners to avoid labor shortages
As labor shortages in coastal areas of China in 2011 are expected to be even more serious than in previous years, sources from notebook makers said that they will not rule out the...
Tuesday 23 November 2010
Foxconn plants in Chengdu, China start mass production of iPads
As demand for Apple's iPad is expected to turn strong for the year-end holidays, Foxconn Electronics (Hon Hai Precision Industry) recently started mass production of iPads at its...
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