Joy of joys! Foxconn has now said it plans on raising wages for its Chinese workers by around 20%. The company faced a whole slew of suicide attempts yesterday, flack over some of its perhaps hastily constructed anti-suicide measures, and can expect independent investigations into working conditions from Apple, Dell and Hewlett-Packard. Will the 20% wage increase be enough to stop the jumpers? It’s hard to say – for reasons excellently outlined by The Telegraph’s Malcolm Moore – but it’s infinitely more helpful than the non-suicide pact Foxconn soon had to retract. For more news on the matter, click here.