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Michigan man stabs Chrysler Group co-worker to death before killing self


September 22nd, 2012 - 9:22 pm ICT by BNO News
DETROIT, MICHIGAN (BNO NEWS) -- A Michigan man killed a Chrysler factory co-worker in the before reportedly killing himself, local authorities said Thursday.The incident occurred at shortly before 8 a.m. local time ... Read more...

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Apple criticized for the state of its Chinese factories


January 27th, 2012 - 10:39 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Beijing, Jan 27 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Apple has been criticized after the alleged condition of its workers in China was reported by the New York Times. The newspaper claims that the California tech ... Read more...

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Tata plans 100 utility vehicle showrooms


August 10th, 2011 - 11:09 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Aug 10 (IANS) Automobile major Tata Motors is planning 100 exclusive utility vehicle (UV) showrooms across the country as part of its enhanced focus on the segment, a company ... Read more...

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Tata Motors considering Nano assembly plant abroad


August 2nd, 2011 - 7:13 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 2 (IANS) Indian automobile giant Tuesday said that it was considering to set up an assembly plant in a foreign country for its entry-level passenger car Nano."We ... Read more...

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Tata Motors unveils assembly plant in South Africa


July 22nd, 2011 - 7:37 pm ICT by IANS
Rosslyn (South Africa), July 22 (IANS) Commercial vehicle major Tata Motors Friday said it has opened an assembly plant at Rosslyn, in the Gauteng province of South Africa, to roll ... Read more...

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Jaguar Land Rover opens first plant in India


May 27th, 2011 - 4:39 pm ICT by IANS
Pune (Maharashtra), May 27 (IANS) The iconic Jaguar Land Rover (JLR) Friday opened its first vehicle assembly plant in India here, an official said.The new facility will assemble Land Rover ... Read more...

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Ford to invest $72 mn to expand engine plant


May 17th, 2011 - 7:18 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, May 17 (IANS) American automobile giant Ford Motor Company will invest $72 million in its engine plant near here to take the annual production capacity to 330,000 units from ... Read more...

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Hyosung superbikes launched in India


April 20th, 2011 - 7:41 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 20 (IANS) South Korean two-wheeler manufacturer S&T; Motors Corporation, in collaboration with Pune-based Garware Motors, Wednesday launched its Hyosung brands of 650-700 cc superbikes India at a ... Read more...

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Ford to export Figo to Mexico, Middle East, North Africa


March 9th, 2011 - 9:17 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 9 (IANS) US auto maker Ford Wednesday said it will export its Chennai assembly plant-produced compact car Figo to Mexico, and some nations in the Middle East, ... Read more...

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Garware Motors hopes to sell 2,000 super bikes


February 8th, 2011 - 7:01 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Feb 8 (IANS) The Pune-based Garware Motors Ltd Tuesday said it was looking to sell around 2,000 units of Hyosung's super bikes in its first year."We will start accepting bookings for ... Read more...

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Fiat to build $1.7 bn car factory in Brazil


December 15th, 2010 - 12:55 pm ICT by IANS
Rio de Janeiro, Dec 15 (IANS/EFE) Fiat SpA has announced that it plans to invest 3 billion reais ($1.7 billion) to build a second plant in Brazil, the carmaker's No. 2 market ... Read more...

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Harley-Davidson to set up assembly plant in Haryana


November 2nd, 2010 - 5:01 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 2 (IANS) Luxury motorcycle manufacturer Harley-Davidson Tuesday said it would set up an assembly facility in Haryana by the first half of 2011."We are building a strong foundation ... Read more...

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ITL in pact with Argentinian firm to sell its products


October 21st, 2010 - 6:57 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 21 (IANS) Punjab-based International Tractor Limited (ITL) Thursday said it has tied-up with Argentinian company APACHE to produce and distribute its Sonalika brand of tractors and new products in ... Read more...

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Punjab’s Sonalika tractors to till South America and Africa


October 1st, 2010 - 2:33 pm ICT by IANS
By Jaideep Sarin Hoshiarpur, Oct 1 (IANS) Punjab-based International Tractors Ltd (ITL) is looking at South America as the next big market for its Sonalika brand tractors and lining up a complete range ... Read more...

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Volkswagen to build new engine plant in Mexico


September 23rd, 2010 - 11:52 am ICT by IANS
Mexico City, Sep 23 (IANS/EFE) German automaker Volkswagen said Wednesday it plans to build a $550 million plant with annual production capacity of 330,000 engines in the central Mexican state of Guanajuato. During ... Read more...

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Work on first fast-breeder fuel cycle facility next year


September 6th, 2010 - 1:07 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Sep 6 (IANS) Work on India's first fast-breeder fuel cycle facility (FRFCF) is expected to start next year with the project's regulatory clearances reaching the final leg. "Construction work on the ... Read more...

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Fiat workers strike in Italy over bonuses


July 13th, 2010 - 6:48 am ICT by IANS
Turin (Italy), July 13 (IANS/AKI) Hundreds of workers at Italian car giant Fiat's plant in the northern city of Turin walked of the job fearing the company may withhold thier bonuses for ... Read more...

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GM Repays The Loans Before Time To US And Canada Governments


April 22nd, 2010 - 7:19 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Detroit, Apr 22, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Leading US carmaker General Motors Co seems to have left past its bad days that haunted it badly even a year back. After the US ... Read more...

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Pentagon extends tanker deadline to accommodate EADS


April 1st, 2010 - 7:34 am ICT by IANS
Washington, April 1 (DPA) The US Defence Department said Wednesday it was willing to issue a 60-day extension of the deadline for bids on a lucrative contract to build the next ... Read more...

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Russian truck maker to open facility in India


February 18th, 2010 - 11:09 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, Feb 18 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russia's largest truck maker firm Kamaz will open its Indian assembly plant Friday with a manufacturing capacity of 5,000 vehicles annually. "The joint venture has been established using ... Read more...

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Chrysler recalls around 24,000 vehicles because of defective brakes


January 19th, 2010 - 8:42 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Jan 19 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Auto-maker Chrysler is recalling about 24,000 Chrysler, Dodge and Jeep vehicles, due to defective brakes that may cause them to suddenly fail. There is a ... Read more...

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Gas leakage in Samsung’s Noida plant affects 50 workers


November 17th, 2009 - 11:02 pm ICT by IANS
Noida, Nov 17 (IANS) Over 50 employees of leading multinational Samsung's washing machine assembly plant here were taken to hospital after being affected by a gas leakage in the plant Tuesday evening, ... Read more...

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50 injured as South Korean police raid plant to end strike


August 5th, 2009 - 5:24 pm ICT by IANS
Seoul, Aug 5 (DPA) At least 50 people were injured on the second day of clashes between police and strikers at South Korean carmaker Ssangyong Motor Co, media reports said Wednesday. Police commandoes ... Read more...

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Sichuan Tengzhong buys GMs Hummer business


June 3rd, 2009 - 1:47 am ICT by John Le Fevre
Less than one day after filing for Chapter 11 bankruptcy and announcing the loss of 21,000 jobs and closure of 14 factories, General Motors (GM) has sold its Hummer division to ... Read more...

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Full GM plant closing list


June 1st, 2009 - 11:45 pm ICT by John Le Fevre
General Motors said Monday that it will close 14 plants, including seven in Michigan, as part of its restructuring in bankruptcy.The plants being closed include an engine factory in Ypsilanti, Mich., ... Read more...

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Sonalika tractor maker claims record export sales


April 19th, 2009 - 7:13 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, April 19 (IANS) The Punjab-based International Tractors (ITL), which sells tractors under the Sonalika brand, Sunday claimed it has achieved the highest export sales among all manufacturers in the country during ... Read more...

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70 percent of Russia’s MiG-29 fighters unable to fly


February 6th, 2009 - 7:14 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, Feb 6 (RIA Novosti) At least 200 MiG-29 Fulcrum fighters or 70 percent of the total in service with the Russian Air Force, are too old to fly, a Russian business ... Read more...

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Obama to suspend poll campaign for a day to visit ailing grandmother


October 21st, 2008 - 5:14 pm ICT by ANI
Washington , Oct 21 (ANI): US Democratic presidential nominee Barack Obama is expected to suspend his campaign trail for one full day this weekend to see his seriously ailing grandmother, who ... Read more...

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Ecuador removes short term visa to boost investment


July 22nd, 2008 - 5:06 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 22 (IANS) South American emerging economy Ecuador, in a bid to attract investors and boost tourism, has revoked the need for a short term visa for all visitors staying in ... Read more...

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General Motors closes four truck plants in US


June 4th, 2008 - 3:36 am ICT by IANS
DPA Detroit, June 4 (DPA) Citing a structural change in the US auto market, General Motors CEO Rick Wagoner announced Tuesday the closure of four truck plants in the US, Canada and Mexico ... Read more...

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140 Indian companies in Russian trade fair


March 2nd, 2008 - 9:46 am ICT by admin
RIA Novosti Moscow, March 2 (RIA Novosti) Around 140 Indian companies will be in the spotlight when they showcase their products at the international trade fair being organised in St. Petersburg March 11-14. ... Read more...

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