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09.06.12
Sharp mortgages itself to the hilt just to keep going
09.06.12

Sharp mortgages itself to the hilt just to keep going

Sharp has mortgaged its offices and factory buildings in order to raise the cash it needs to stay...

By D. Cooper,   09.06.12
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05.22.11
Foxconn confirms third death from explosion, earlier watchdog report points at aluminum dust (updated)
05.22.11

Foxconn confirms third death from explosion, earlier watchdog report points at aluminum dust (updated)

Following the tragic explosion at Foxconn's Chengdu plant on Friday, the company has now confirme...

By R. Lai,   05.22.11
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09.15.10
Report: Foxconn making 1.5 iPhones per second
09.15.10

Report: Foxconn making 1.5 iPhones per second

137,000 iPhones per day. That's how many manufacturer Foxconn is reportedly making these days, its...

By M. Schramm,   09.15.10
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09.10.10
BusinessWeek profiles Foxconn founder (and veritable pitbull) Terry Gou
09.10.10

BusinessWeek profiles Foxconn founder (and veritable pitbull) Terry Gou

As you might imagine, becoming the dominant player in electronics component manufacturing in China...

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06.15.10
Chinese government to make Foxconn suicide findings public
06.15.10

Chinese government to make Foxconn suicide findings public

We've been struggling to wrap our heads 'round this whole Foxconn imbroglio since the beginning, an...

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06.09.10
Foxconn axes suicide compensation, relocating some production to Vietnam or Taiwan
06.09.10

Foxconn axes suicide compensation, relocating some production to Vietnam or Taiwan

At yesterday's annual shareholder meeting, Foxconn revealed that it'll no longer be compensating fa...

By R. Lai,   06.09.10
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05.26.10
Apple, Dell, and HP comment on suicides as Foxconn CEO shows off the pool
05.26.10

Apple, Dell, and HP comment on suicides as Foxconn CEO shows off the pool

On an 84-degree day (29 C) at a Chinese factory housing some 400,000 workers, at least 2 of them we...

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