New child-labor claims hit Samsung

|About: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. (SSNLF)|By:, SA News Editor

Samsung (SSNLF, SSNGY) is facing new child labor accusations at its Shinyang supplier factory in China.

The allegations were made by the New York-based China Labor Watch after finding several cases of underage workers at the facility. The factory seems to employ children and underage students during busy seasons, generally hiring them for three to six months.