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India woos telecom gear makers with new incentives

India woos telecom gear makers with new incentives

(ATF) In yet another effort to attract high-tech manufacturing and cut imports, India on Wednesday approved a new $1.68-billion plan to promote local manufacturing and export of telecoms and networking gear.The scheme, which will start from April, will offer gear makers annual cash incentives of between 4% and 7% on …

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Wistron’s India episode may land Apple in hot waters

Wistron’s India episode may land Apple in hot waters

(ATF) In the past, the US technology giant Apple, has faced several allegations of labour law violations against its suppliers and vendors in China, and now Apple may have to take responsibility for the violence at its contract manufacturer Wistron's India plant, say sources.A report by the Karnataka government has …

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Apple probes key Indian contractor after violence erupts at facility

Apple probes key Indian contractor for labour unrest

(ATF) Violence that erupted at Apple contractor Wistron's Bengaluru factory poses another challenge for the US tech giant, as it depends on India as part of its "China plus" strategy.Apple has been looking to step up its marketing and presence in India - one of the biggest smartphone markets in …

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Tata plans to build on Apple business 

Apple, Tata join hands to boost handset production

(ATF) India's Tata Group is pivoting to phone components with a new plant that could build on business from Apple to win market share from China. Tata is setting up a globally scalable mobile phone and component contract manufacturing plant in India that will start by making iPhone parts, according …

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Apple pursues China +1 strategy to minimise China risk

Apple pursues China +1 strategy to minimise China risk

(ATF) Like many Western companies looking at exploiting opportunities in other Asian markets to reduce overdependence on China, Apple seems to be increasingly embracing the "China Plus One" strategy in an effort to minimize the impact of the ongoing trade tensions between the US and China.Apple has asked Foxconn to …

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Apple plan to ramp up production in India 'will spur sales surge'

Apple plan to ramp up production in India 'will spur sales surge'

(ATF) Apple's top contract manufacturers plan to ramp up production in India will not only solve supply bottlenecks, but is expected to rev up its sales on the Subcontinent, analysts say.iPhone resellers in India have cheered Pegatron’s announcement that it will make an initial investment of $150 million to manufacture …

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