Ford to close Philippines plant

June 27th, 2012 - 8:51 pm ICT by IANS
Manila, June 27 (IANS) US automaker Ford will close its plant in the Philippines next year, the company said Wednesday.The Sta. Rosa plant in Laguna province will no longer assemble ... Read more...

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Mazda plans $1.25 bn capital increase

February 21st, 2012 - 3:56 pm ICT by IANS
Tokyo, Feb 21 (IANS) Mazda Motor Corp. is mulling an increase of its capital amounting to 100 billion yen (about $1.25 billion) by issuing new shares in an attempt to ... Read more...

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Ford Ranger’s production to end in December

June 23rd, 2011 - 9:00 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Washington, June 23 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Ford Motors has announced that they will stop the production of their North American Ford Ranger on the 22nd of December 2011 bringing to an end 28 ... Read more...

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Eight cars go up in flames in Moscow

June 2nd, 2011 - 11:30 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, June 2 (IANS/RIA Novosti) A Mercedes car has become the eighth vehicle that caught fire under unknown circumstances in the Russian capital in the past week, police said.The Mercedes ... Read more...

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Spiders’ webs discovered in Mazda cars

March 4th, 2011 - 4:07 pm ICT by ANI
Tokyo, March 4 (ANI): Japanese carmaker Mazda has recalled over 50,000 cars in the US and 15,000 in Canada, Mexico and Puerto Rico, after spiders' webs were discovered in the vents.The ... Read more...

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Facebook expands ‘Places Deals’ service

January 31st, 2011 - 9:13 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Jan 31 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Facebook has confirmed that users who log onto their website from certain locations may be rewarded.As part of a service called “Places Deals”, users who log in ... Read more...

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Mazda’s New Direct Injection Engine Will Reduce Fuel Consumption

September 8th, 2010 - 7:19 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
September 8, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): Mazda is all set to welcome its newest family members with diesel engines and direct-injection gasoline which is expected to arrive next year. The ... Read more...

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Mazda New Direct Injection Engine Coming In 2011

September 8th, 2010 - 6:40 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Sep 8, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Japan based automaker Mazda is all set to introduce a new range of eco friendly and direct-injection diesel and gasoline engines in its models that will ... Read more...

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Mazda to recall about 290,000 cars in Europe, Australia

August 19th, 2010 - 11:41 am ICT by IANS
Tokyo, Aug 19 (DPA) Japanese carmaker Mazda Motor Corp is to recall some 288,000 vehicles over possible loss of power steering in major overseas markets including Europe and Australia, increasing the number ... Read more...

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Mazda Motor Corp to recall 215,000 vehicles due to a steering issue

August 19th, 2010 - 12:09 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Aug 18 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Mazda Motor Corporation is all set to recall over 215,000 Mazda 3 and Mazda 5 vehicles because of a steering issue. All the vehicles, which would form ... Read more...

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CBI arrests three for defrauding bank

July 9th, 2010 - 12:12 am ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, July 8 (IANS) The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) has arrested three people from New Delhi for defrauding a bank here of over Rs. 1.30 crore, officials said Thursday. From Oct ... Read more...

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Book on Iran-Iraq war hits US stores

April 27th, 2010 - 12:11 pm ICT by IANS
Tehran, April 27 (IANS) The English translation of a book of short stories based on a decade-long war between Iran and Iraq has been released in the US. The English version of Habib ... Read more...

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Missing Teen Keighley Alyea Found Dead, Three Men Arrested

October 6th, 2009 - 5:53 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Overland Park, Kan, Oct 6, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Keighley Ann Alyea had been missing for almost a week, since the last Tuesday. To locate her, the Overland Park police had been ... Read more...

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Man in slippers gives police the slip after 16-km chase

September 24th, 2009 - 12:18 pm ICT by IANS
Hong Kong, Sep 24 (DPA) A fugitive wearing slippers who managed to escape Hong Kong police after a movie-style car chase was on the run Thursday. In scenes reminiscent of an action film, ... Read more...

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Britain manufactured Japanese cars top reliability league

July 20th, 2009 - 5:02 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 20(ANI): A British research has found that five of the top six reliable cars in Britain are Japanese, however, three of them are manufactured in Britain itself.Warranty Direct, which compiled ... Read more...

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Oz motorist fined after being caught ‘in the act’ with girlfriend

May 23rd, 2009 - 4:51 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, May 23 (ANI): An Aussie man has been slapped with a fine of 1400 dollars after police stopped his swerving car on the road, only to find him having sex with ... Read more...

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Phelps seeks Chinese fans forgiveness for pot smoking via online video

February 14th, 2009 - 4:16 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 14 (ANI): Golden Olympian Michael Phelps has apologizes to his Chinese fans for the photos showing him smoking pot.The swimmer, who won eight gold medals at the 2008 Olympics ... Read more...

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Is the year 2009, going to be a bad year?

November 24th, 2008 - 12:54 pm ICT by Amrit Rashmisrisethi
The banks, multinational firms, motors, everything is facing crisis. Is the worst crisis yet to come? Philips, the Dutch electronics, will cut about five per cent of its 32,000 workforce from the medical ... Read more...

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UFO ‘dive-bombs’ elderly couple on highway Down Under!

June 3rd, 2008 - 4:52 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, June 3 (ANI): Looks like aliens from outer space are no longer restricted to the movies and cartoons. An elderly couple has claimed that they had a close encounter with ... Read more...

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