Foxconn Zhengzhou plant offers bonuses to encourage workers to return

The logo of Foxconn is pictured on top of a company's building in Taipei, Taiwan October 31, 2022. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins/File Photo

SHANGHAI, Nov 7 (Reuters) - Apple supplier Foxconn's (2317.TW) Zhengzhou plant on Monday kicked off a fresh recruitment drive seeking workers, saying that it would offer staff who had left in recent weeks a one-off bonus of 500 yuan ($69.28) should they return.

New workers will be offered a salary of 30 yuan ($4.16) per hour, according to a statement posted on Foxconn's Zhengzhou iDPBG recruitment WeChat account.

Foxconn's Integrated Digital Product Business Group is a unit responsible for making electronics including smartphones.

($1 = 7.2174 Chinese yuan renminbi)

Reporting by Brenda Goh; Editing by Christian Schmollinger

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