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Micron asks some staff members in China to function from residence amid COVID resurgence

Micron Technology’s strong-condition push for info center customers is introduced at a product or service start occasion in San Francisco, U.S., October 24, 2019. REUTERS/Stephen Nellis

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March 17 (Reuters) – Memory chip maker Micron Engineering (MU.O) stated on Thursday it is encouraging workers at its engineering and customer web-sites in Shenzhen and Shanghai to do the job from residence as coronavirus scenarios surge in China.

Operations in Xian, in which the corporation has DRAM memory assembly and tests operations, are running normally as no restrictive actions are at the moment in position in the tech hub, the firm claimed.

Separately, an additional U.S. chip organization and Apple Inc (AAPL.O) provider ON Semiconductor (ON.O) claimed on Wednesday that its producing facility in Shenzhen was closed from March 14 by means of March 20.

China’s factories, such as Foxconn (2317.TW) have been opting for isolation bubbles to conquer COVID curbs and maintain production jogging. go through a lot more

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Reporting by Chavi Mehta in Bengaluru and Jane Lanhee Lee in San Francisco Modifying by Shailesh Kuber

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