Foxconn

Manufacturing has two-sided appeal

Siegfried Lee Siu-fung, a one-time local stocks high flyer and founder of Siu Fung Ceramics, moved to the United States some years ago and has now …

Hong Kong

Upcoming/New CFIUS Filing: FIT Hon Teng Limited and Belkin International, Inc.

Article ByInternational Trade Practice at Squire Patton BoggsSquire Patton Boggs (US) LLPThe Trade PractitionerStatus: Upcoming/New FilingAcquirer: …

Law

Democrat Roys focuses on abortion rights in first TV ad

Democratic gubernatorial candidate Kelda Roys is focusing on protecting abortion rights in her first television ad of the campaign.

Scott Walker

Walker to appear with Trump for worker event at White House

Gov. Scott Walker is scheduled to attend a White House ceremony Thursday with President Donald Trump and members of his Cabinet focused on bolstering …

Donald Trump

Wis. Hospital Near Foxconn Site Signals High-Tech Future

An anticipated $250 million Wisconsin hospital complex may provide health-care services to thousands of expected Foxconn Technology Group workers, …

Health Care

Foxconn Plans Two Operation Centers in Eau Claire, Wisconsin

Foxconn reached agreements to purchase The Grand, a six-story office building, and the majority of the first floor at the Haymarket Landing building …

Green Bay

Lake County Municipal League joins protest against possible 'negative effect' of Foxconn plant

The Lake County Municipal League has joined the chorus of Illinois officials concerned over the environmental impact of the $10 billion Foxconn project in southeast Wisconsin.<p>The 10-member board passed a unanimous resolution in support of the enforcement of environmental regulations related to the …

Business Development

Foxconn plans to open Eau Claire facilities

Foxconn Technology Group plans to open facilities in west-central Wisconsin.<p>The Taiwanese electronics giant announced Monday it has entered into an agreement to buy The Grand, a downtown Eau Claire building, and has purchased office space at Haymarket Landing, another downtown Eau Claire …

Scott Walker

Foxconn preparing to Sign a Major Deal for a new Plant in India with the Plan for the Plant Remaining a Mystery

After many false starts, the Maharashtra government and Foxconn are likely to sign a deal next month under which the world's biggest contract …

Nitin Gadkari

A race for housing in Racine thanks to Foxconn

9 hours ago<p>via CBS58.com by David Schuman<p>RACINE, Wis. (CBS 58) -- With Foxconn on the way, Racine County is now racing to build housing for …

Housing

Economic Update: Labor VS Capitalism

This week with Rick Wolff: Updates on Left victory in Mexico’s election; SCOTUS’s Janus decision; Trump’s Foxconn fakery in Wisconsin; the GOP’s …

Liberal View

How iPhone Assembler Foxconn Can Raise Share Prices Over Five Years

Terry Gou says he won’t retire for at least another five years. The head of Foxconn Technology Group, the world’s biggest contract manufacturer of consumer electronics such as the iPhone, established that timeline two weeks ago with the aim of raising his company’s share price to about NT$200 …

IT

Foxconn plans to analyze workers' health data in Wisconsin

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Foxconn Technology Group plans to collaborate with a regional health care system to lower the cost of health care for future …

Health Care

Matt Flynn says Foxconn won't face wetlands oversight

The $10 billion Foxconn project recently broke ground with much fanfare in Mount Pleasant, Wis. The project, which Republican Gov. Scott Walker …

Fact Checking

Selle: Illinois legislators offer a watered-down response to Foxconn juggernaut

Nearly a year after Foxconn Technology announced plans for a massive factory in Wisconsin mere miles north of the Lake County line, our federal officials have woken from their slumber, finally realizing its presence might adversely affect Illinois.<p>President Donald Trump was on hand late last month …

Scott Walker

Fact tracking the 2018 candidates for Wisconsin governor

<i>Updated July 11, 2018</i><p>Consider this your running scorecard on how the 2018 candidates for governor are faring on our Truth-O-Meter.<p>Check back often to …

Government

Foxconn starts Silicon Valley invasion with new AI company

Foxconn Technologies is starting a new company in California’s Silicon Valley to concentrate on artificial intelligence for factory floor automation.<p>The plan comes as Foxconn looks for ways to deal with the slowdown of smartphone sales globally, demands for higher wages and a changing workforce …

Silicon Valley

Apple contract manufacturer Foxconn launching new AI company in Silicon Valley

Foxconn, the contract manufacturing company that cranks out tens of millions of Apple Inc.'s iPhones, iPads and other gadgets each year, is …

Silicon Valley

The first Apple-approved battery pack that charges via Lightning port is finally here

Belkin is solving a big pain of battery packs for the iPhone by releasing one that charges with a Lightning cable.<p>Almost all portable battery packs …

Powerbank

The Foxconn Plant Is a Bad Deal for Wisconsin Taxpayers

State and local governments genuflect before the corporate altar.<p>It was a nice photo-op: the president of the United States, the speaker of the …

Conservative View

Foxconn Expected to Assemble Bulk of 2018 iPhones

Taiwanese manufacturer Foxconn will assemble the majority of Apple's widely rumored trio of new iPhones expected to launch in 2018, according to the <i>Taipei Times</i>, citing research from Fubon Securities.<p>Foxconn, formally known as Hon Hai, will reportedly assemble all of the second-generation iPhone X, …

Apple

Dispossessed in the Midwest

×<p>Papier-mâché puppet Governor Scott Walker looms over Mt. Pleasant village hall, where Shake the Ground! protestors voiced their discontent with …

Liberal View

Foxconn and Republicans bait-and-switch in Wisconsin

That Foxconn plant that Donald Trump touted last week? It turns out that it’s going to be way smaller and lower-tech than what Foxconn contracted …

Profit

Chinese Paper Demonstrates World’s First 18-Qubit Entanglement With Photon

A team of Chinese quantum physicists has demonstrated the world’s first 18-qubit entanglement. This is the largest entangled state ever in all …

Qubits

Murphy’s Law: Is Foxconn Double Crossing Walker?

Foxconn

'It's a huge subsidy': the $4.8bn gamble to lure Foxconn to America

It is the largest giveaway to a foreign firm in US history. Trump claims a win – but will struggling Wisconsin benefit?<p>Wisconsinites joke that there are two seasons in Wisconsin: winter and construction. As traffic crawls down the Interstate 94, sandwiched between endless columns of orange cones, …

Liberal View

Put down the shovel, President Trump, and pick up a machete

President Trump traveled to Milwaukee last week to celebrate the groundbreaking for a new factory and the steady flood of good economic news.<p>There’s …

Donald Trump

Trump Praises Foxconn, Criticizes Harley-Davidson

President Donald Trump traveled to the American state of Wisconsin last week to attend a groundbreaking ceremony for a factory. The factory is being …

Donald Trump

Trump's trade war comes to Wisconsin

Call it a tale of two manufacturers. On Monday, Milwaukee-based Harley-Davidson, Inc. announced plans to shift some production of its iconic …

Business

Foxconn Math: 13,000 Jobs in Wisconsin at a Cost of $4 Billion

<i>By Justin Chermol</i><p>When President Trump joined Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker on Thursday to break ground for the new 20-million-square-foot Foxconn …

U.S. Politics