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Tag Archives: General Motors

Barra takes hand in talks to end UAW strike

WASHINGTON: General Motors Chief Executive Mary Barra met personally with senior United Auto Workers officials to discuss the No. 1 US automaker’s most recent proposal to end a more than three-week-old strike that has cost it over $1 billion in lost profits, a union spokesman said on Thursday. Barra met ...

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46,000 General Motors auto workers strike

DETROIT: The United Auto Workers union began a nationwide strike against General Motors, with some 46,000 members walking off the job after contract talks hit an impasse. The move to strike, which the Wall Street Journal described as the first major stoppage at GM in more than a decade, came ...

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General Motors to invest $700mn in Ohio

WASHINGTON: President Donald Trump said US automaker General Motors will invest $700 million in Ohio and create 450 jobs, selling one of its shuttered plants to a company that will produce electric trucks. “GREAT NEWS FOR OHIO!” Trump tweeted. He said that he talked to GM chief Mary Barra who ...

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Honda to invest $2.75bn in General Motors self-driving unit

WARREN: Honda Motor Co Ltd will invest $2.75 billion in General Motors Co’s Cruise Automation, the second outside multibillion-dollar commitment to the self-driving vehicle unit this year and an affirmation of the U.S. automaker’s strategy for the emerging technology. Honda, which has lagged behind many of its rivals in developing ...

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