China: Workers protest against working conditions and low pay

More than 2,000 employees of a Taiwan enterprise in the Eastern Chinese province of Jiangsu went out into the streets last Friday to protest against poor working conditions and low pay. The riot police intervened in the dispute.

The dispute arose because workers have long been dissatisfied with the management, payment and food provided by the company, according to the Suzhou Industrial Park administrative committee.

According to China Labour Net the company, United Win (China) Technology Ltd Co, is the core supplier for Apple's iPhone products. Read more and view images here.