Engineering jobs and manual labor positions were also on the rise.
Fiat Chrysler (FCA) plans to invest 700 million euros ($788 million) in an electric makeover of its iconic Fiat 500, a top executive said on Thursday, as the automaker seeks to move on from its failed bid to merge with France’s Renault.
- Fiat bets on electric '500' as it moves on from Renault (Reuters: Jul 11, 2019 at 12:46 PM)
Otokoc Automotive, the owner of the Budget and Budget Fleet Solutions licences in Hungary announced Türker Gürtekin has been appointed the managing director of Otokoc Hungary, effective July 1.
South Africa’s Public Enterprises Minister Pravin Gordhan said on Thursday a go slow by workers at ports was affecting the automotive industry and other commodity exports.
With Volkswagen Beetle production wrapping up in Mexico, the automaker has confirmed the model that will fill its slot at the factory and in U.S. showrooms.
Yandex and Hyundai Mobis, one of the top 10 car component manufacturers in the world (part of South Korean car concern Hyundai), presented the first joint prototype of an autonomous vehicle based on Hyundai Sonata 2020.
Partnering Iimpact NGO, which is engaged in providing quality education to young girls through its learning centres in remote villages across the country, MG Motor India is making donations to facilitate a month’s education of a girl child.
China has set up a new insurance group to take over part of Anbang Insurance, the country’s banking and insurance regulator announced Thursday.
South Korean electric vehicle (EV) battery maker LG Chem is considering building a second U.S. factory, three people familiar with the matter said, accelerating a race to add capacity to meet growing global demand for green vehicles.
- LG Chem considering building 2nd U.S. EV battery plant (Reuters: Jul 11, 2019 at 6:08 AM)
- LG Chem considering building 2nd U.S. EV battery plant (Reuters: Jul 11, 2019 at 5:50 AM)
Almost 50 delegations from 35 countries arrived to St. Petersburg for the ninth International Maritime Defense Show, Acting St. Petersburg Governor Alexander Beglov said at the opening ceremony on Thursday.