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Ford set to axe 1,000 jobs at Bridgend plant

Ford set to axe 1,000 jobs at Bridgend plant

Meanwhile, Ford Europe announced today it will be cutting thousands of jobs from its workforce, which now totals 53,000; 24,000 of those workers are based in Germany. The UK and European automotive industry is in deep turmoil after a bruising 2018. "We believe Ford Europe could require as much as a 20 to 30 percent reduction of capacity and headcount", Morgan Stanley analyst Adam Jonas said in a note on Thursday. Consulte Mais Informação

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Investors ask how the Bezos divorce will affect Amazon

Investors ask how the Bezos divorce will affect Amazon

Before the news broke on Wednesday, a source told PEOPLE Bezos "was in a great mood" at the 2019 Golden Globes on Sunday. Trump also wished Bezos luck. Last night, the Enquirer drew attention over a statement they released saying they followed Bezos for months to document his liaison. "As our family and close friends know, after a long period of loving exploration and trial separation, we have made a decision to divorce and continue our shared lives as friends", the statement shared via ... Consulte Mais Informação

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GM To Push Cadillac As Tesla Rival

GM To Push Cadillac As Tesla Rival

The vehicle platform is the basis for vehicle underpinnings, including the battery system and other structural and mechanical parts. Answering an analyst's question about the future of hybrids in the company's lineup, Reuss called them a countermeasure to the internal combustion engine and said that resources would be redirected toward fully-electric cars, instead. Consulte Mais Informação

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Carlos Ghosn: Ex-Nissan chair faces 'two new charges'

Lawyers for the former jet-setting executive immediately said they would file a bail application, but have acknowledged that he will probably be detained until a trial. It would be "very hard", said Motonari Otsuru. While declining to comment on specifics, Deputy Chief Prosecutor Shin Kukimoto told reporters that suspects who get indicted usually will be detained for several months. Consulte Mais Informação

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Rumour: FCA to pay US$ 650m for diesel emission settlement

Rumour: FCA to pay US$ 650m for diesel emission settlement

The settlement resolves allegations that FCA used illegal software to get about 100,000 diesel trucks past laboratory emissions inspections and onto USA roads. The state said Fiat Chrysler sold 100,000 of those vehicles nationwide and 13,325 in California. Fiat Chrysler will agree to corporate governance reforms meant to prevent future emissions violations under the agreement, the person said. Consulte Mais Informação

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China says trade talks with United States set foundation to resolve concerns

China says trade talks with United States set foundation to resolve concerns

The two sides "held extensive, deep and thorough exchanges on trade and structural issues of common concern, which promoted mutual understanding and established a foundation for the resolution of each others' concerns", it said. Investors were encouraged that talks planned for two days were extended to three. The extra day of talks came amid signs of progress on issues including purchases of US farm and energy commodities and increased access to China's markets. Consulte Mais Informação

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World Bank predicts tepid growth for SA in 2019

World Bank predicts tepid growth for SA in 2019

According to the GEP, the advanced economies are the worst performers, with a growth rate of 2.2 per cent last year that is forecast to steadily fall to 2 per cent this year, and to 1.6 per cent and 1.5 per cent in the next two years. Growth for this group is anticipated to hold steady at a weaker-than-expected 4.2 per cent this year. Strong domestic demand is envisioned to widen the current account deficit to 2.6% of GDP next year. Consulte Mais Informação

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Chrysler Building may be up for sale

Chrysler Building may be up for sale

The Chrysler Building, one of the most iconic structures in NY, has been put up for sale by its owners, Emirati investment firm Mubadala and real estate group Tishman Speyer. Potential buyers will have to take into account the deal which calls for a rent rise from $7.8m in 2017 to $32.5m from 2019-2027. The Chrysler architect waited until the Bank of Manhattan tower had reached its full height before hoisting a 185-foot spire, which he had constructed in secret inside the building, thus ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Tesla faces lawsuit alleging passenger’s death was caused by defective battery

Tesla faces lawsuit alleging passenger’s death was caused by defective battery

The lawsuit was filed by a law firm representing the estate of Edgar Monserratt Martinez. Federal investigators said in their preliminary report that the vehicle was traveling at 116 miles per hour around a curve in Fort Lauderdale's Seabreeze Boulevard - which has a 30 mile-per-hour limit - when the driver, 18-year-old Barrett Riley, attempted to pass another auto and lost control of the vehicle. Consulte Mais Informação

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FDA suspends domestic food inspections during government shutdown

FDA suspends domestic food inspections during government shutdown

As the partial government shutdown nears a third week, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA ) has announced that it's been forced to suspend routine inspections of domestic food-processing facilities. "But there are 80k food facilities in the U.S.", Helena Bottemiller Evich, an agriculture reporter for Politico, noted. "Regular inspections, which help stop foodborne illness before people get sick, are vital", said Sarah Sorscher, deputy director of regulatory affairs of the nonprofit ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Gold gains on dollar weakness, dovish Fed; palladium sets new record

Gold gains on dollar weakness, dovish Fed; palladium sets new record

Despite the strength, Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell sought to ease market concerns about the risk of a slowdown, saying the central bank would be patient and flexible in policy decisions this year. However, few analysts still see scope for the Fed to raise rated in 2019. The news was music to the ears of traders, who have been fretting that the Fed would press on with its rate hike cycle, making it more expensive to borrow for investment. Consulte Mais Informação

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