Posts Tagged ‘employee’

Workers At Apple Supplier Suffer From n-Hexane Poisoning In China

According to Hong Kong media, about 62 workers from China’s Jiangsu province have been hospitalized for n-Hexane poisoning while they worked for Wintek, a supplier of Apple.
The reports, which also appeared in mainland Chinese media like Sohu.com, state that the workers were working on touchscreens for Apple’s iPhone products before they got n-Hexane poisoning and […]


Foxconn Urged To Take Better Care Of Its Employees

In light of recent deaths at the facilities of the original equipment manufacturer Foxconn, Shenzhen Municipal Federation of Trade Unions has published the investigation results on the suicide incidents at Foxconn.
According to local media reports, Wang Tongxin, vice chairman of SMFTU, stated that the immediate investigations conducted by SMFTU found that Foxconn had not breached […]


Several Kingsoft Executives Resign In China

An insider from the Chinese security software and online game company Kingsoft has confirmed with local media that several mid-level staff of the company have recently departed from their positions.
These staff are all reportedly the backbone of Kingsoft’s game business, including Liu Peng, assistant president of Kingsoft’s game sector and who was previously in charge […]


Kingsoft Earmarks CNY1 Billion To Build Headquarters In Zhuhai

Chinese software provider Kingsoft plans to invest CNY1 billion to build a 96,000-square-meter headquarters and research center in Zhuhai, Guangdong province.


Fujian Plans To Introduce Retired IT Talents From Taiwan

China’s Fujian province has announced plans to welcome about 1,000 retired information technology talents from Taiwan, seeking intellectual support from the other side of the Taiwan Strait.


Financial Crisis Hits China’s Lenovo As Company Cuts Worldwide Staff

The global financial crisis has hit Chinese PC maker Lenovo (LNVGY) as it today announced cutting approximately 11% of its total global workforce, and the company expects to report a loss for the fiscal quarter that ended December 31, 2008.


TPV Technology Group Acquires Exclusive Rights To Philips’ Monitor Business

Chinese monitor maker TPV Technology Group has announced plans to invest no more than USD15.4 million to acquire the exclusive rights of Philips’ computer monitor business for five years.


Chinese Workers Seek Compensation From Sony Ericsson

A group of people claiming to be marketing department staff of Sony Ericsson have gathered on a cold day outside the headquarters of Sony Ericsson in the Wangjing section of Beijing, asking for compensation after their labor contracts were terminated.


Suning Suspends Equity Incentive Plan

Chinese electronics retailer Suning has published a notice that the company will suspend its equity incentive plan made in July 2008.


Hon Hai To Cut 20,000 Staff Globally

According to Terry Guo, chairman of the Taiwan-based Hon Hai Precision Industry Company, the technology manufacturing group will implement a global staff cut plan and about 3-5% of its employees will lose their jobs.