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Foxconn mulls flogging flagship Chinese plant
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Trade wars casualty

Foxconn is exploring the sale of its new flagship $8.8 billion display panel factory in China as demand for the product wanes amid the intensifying US-China trade war.

Foxconn disappoints Wisconsin
Published in News
Thursday, 11 July 2019 12:43

Foxconn disappoints Wisconsin


You probably were not expecting this

The Foxconn factory in Wisconsin will only create 1,500 jobs when it starts production next May, Governor Tony Evers announced.

Foxconn will rescue Apple from trade war
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Wednesday, 12 June 2019 12:03

Foxconn will rescue Apple from trade war


We will just make iPhones outside China

Foxconn said that it will rescue its chum Apple from Trump’s out-of-control trade war.

Foxconn shifts 155 US jobs to Mexico
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Wednesday, 05 June 2019 12:26

Foxconn shifts 155 US jobs to Mexico


Promises to Trump appear to be slipping

After promising Donald (Prince of Orange) Trump that it would create shedloads of US jobs, Foxconn has shipped 155 US jobs to Mexico.

ARM severs links with Huawei
Published in News
Wednesday, 22 May 2019 12:17

ARM severs links with Huawei


This is all getting alARMing

British based ARM has told its employees that cooperation with Chinese giant Huawei must stop.

Foxconn tanks on Apple dependence
Published in Mobiles
Wednesday, 15 May 2019 11:39

Foxconn tanks on Apple dependence


Shares drop

Foxconn, the electronics manufacturer, reported a 17.7 percent year-on-year drop in profits in the first quarter after several months of weak iPhone growth.

Liu Young likely to replace Terry Gou as Foxconn zookeeper
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As Gou follows the will of the sea goddess

Foxconn is poised to nominate its chip unit head as group chairman to succeed Taiwan presidential hopeful Terry Gou.

Foxconn boss wants to broker peace between China and Taiwan
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There are zoos on both sides of the ocean for us to run

Terry Gou, the Foxconn boss, who once described his job as being a head zookeeper,  thinks he can end the conflict between China and Taiwan.

Foxconn getting more interested in micro-LEDs
Published in Graphics


Wants to win more orders from Apple

Foxconn is throwing shedloads of cash into micro LED technology in a bid to win micro LED-backlit display orders from Apple for its next-generation iPhone devices.

Foxconn-Microsoft legal spat escalates
Published in News
Tuesday, 12 March 2019 12:42

Foxconn-Microsoft legal spat escalates


You say potato and I say tomato

Taiwanese mega-manufacturer Foxconn has outright denied that it infringed Microsoft patents and claimed it never needed to pay a red cent.