'We are like robots': Apple investigates Chinese factory using forced student labour

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Supplier under fire after vocational degrees were withheld unless students undertook factory work

Apple is investigating a factory in southwest China after a labour rights group said the tech giant’s supplier forced student workers to work “like robots” to assemble its popular Apple Watch.

Many were compelled to work in order to get their vocational degrees and had to do night shifts, according to an investigation by Hong Kong-based NGO Students and Scholars Against Corporate Misbehaviour (SACOM).

We repeat the same procedure for hundreds and thousands of times every day, like a robot

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