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  1. Peugeot to respect job pledges if Opel deal goes aheadRead the original story w/Photo

    15 min ago | The Peninsula

    Frankfurt am Main: French carmaker PSA has promised to uphold job guarantees at Opel if its plan to take over the German arm of US giant General Motors goes ahead, the firm and worker representatives said Tuesday. At a meeting Monday with Opel's works council and the powerful IG Metall union, PSA chief Carlos Tavares "reaffirmed commitment to respect the existing agreements in the European countries and to continue the dialogue with all parties," a joint statement said.


  2. GM, Ford Report Sales Decline in January in ChinaRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago |

    Detroit auto giants General Motors Co. and Ford Motor Co. reported massive January sales declines of 24% and 32% in China.


  3. Opel was once the little engine that couldRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Automotive News

    In 1919, General Motors President Billy Durant decided his rapidly growing company needed a foothold in Europe. He sent a team of lieutenants that included Walter Chrysler, Charles Kettering and Alfred P. Sloan to Paris to negotiate the acquisition of Citroen.


  4. PSA Chief to Meet French, U.K. Officials in Opel Approval PushRead the original story

    Yesterday | The Washington Post

    PSA Group Chief Executive Officer Carlos Tavares will meet with government leaders in the U.K. and France this week to push his plan to buy General Motors Co.' s Opel and Vauxhall brands.


  5. A French accent? Holden's latest upheavalRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 26, 2016 | The Mercury

    Holdens of the future could have French flair if Peugeot-Citroen buys General Motors' German brand Opel this week. Photo: Supplied.


  6. Will FCA become more attractive to GM?Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Automotive News

    Now that General Motors is potentially selling off its European brand Opel to PSA, there is one way the automaker could stay in Europe and remain profitable: by finally taking up FCA CEO Sergio Marchionne's offer to merge. FCA has been actively wooing a potential merger partner for more than two years, including a failed 2015 bid to hook up with rival GM, which Marchionne argued at the time would result in "cataclysmic changes" in terms of increased profit margins.


  7. UAW leader: Time is right to 'Buy American'Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Automotive News

    ... especially since not all vehicles from American brands are built here. This month, the UAW criticized General Motors for a Buick ad that features vehicles assembled in South Korea and Poland. To buy American, he said, customers have to do more than ...


  8. Barron's Picks And Pans: General Motors, Hess, Biotechs And MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Benzinga

    This weekend's Barron's examines the impact that ongoing streamlining may have on one of the Big 3 automakers. "GM Shares Could Drive 35% Higher" by Jack Hough points out that with CEO Mary Barra at the reins, General Motors Company has streamlined operations.


  9. GM plans to build, test self-driving BoltsRead the original story

    Sunday |

    General Motors Co plans to deploy thousands of self-driving electric cars in test fleets in partnership with ride-sharing affiliate Lyft Inc, beginning in 2018, two sources familiar with the automaker's plans said this week. It is expected to be the largest such test of fully autonomous vehicles by any major automaker before 2020, when several companies have said they plan to begin building and deploying such vehicles in higher volumes.


  10. How Safe Is General Motors' 4.1% Dividend?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | The Motley Fool

    Can it? That's a good question. GM's history gives us reasons to be worried. But on the other hand, today's GM is a very different company from the General Motors of old.


  11. Peugeot to keep German jobs if it buys Opel: reportRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Manila Bulletin

    ... Peugeot, Citroen and DS, has confirmed it is interested in taking over Opel, the German arm of US giant General Motors. But the plans have sparked fears in Germany that Peugeot will cut jobs that overlap with existing positions in France. German ...


  12. Lyft Self-Driving Car Fleet May Hit The Roads SoonRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 18 | Yahoo!

    According to reports, Lyft's test fleet of self-driving cars may be the largest one on U.S. roads. General Motors Co.


  13. Trump hammers news media, revs up base at Florida rallyRead the original story

    Saturday | Washington Times

    ... made good on many campaign promises, including bringing jobs back to the United States with help from Ford, General Motors, Chrysler/Fiat and Intel. The president insisted that he was fighting for the causes Americans care most about, such as ...


  14. What Investors Might Have Missed in the Markets This WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | The Motley Fool

    ... One of the more surprising headlines came early in the week when it was rumored, and later confirmed by both General Motors and PSA Group , that the two automakers were in advanced discussion for the former to sell its Opel/Vauxhall European ...


  15. Trump: We Will Continue to 'Win, Win, Win'Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 18 | News Max

    ... Jobs are already starting to pour back in. They're coming back in like you haven't seen in a long time. Ford, General Motors, Fiat, Chrysler are bringing in and bringing back thousands of jobs, investing billions of dollars because of the new ...


  16. Ralph Nader Fast FactsRead the original story

    Saturday Feb 18 | WICU12 Erie

    ... of their cars. He focuses specifically on the Chevrolet Corvair. March 1966 - James Roche, president of General Motors, apologizes in front of the Senate for hiring private investigators to spy on Nader. December 29, 1970 - Congress establishes the ...


  17. Germany concerned about possible sale of GM's OpelRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 18 | WDUN-AM Gainesville

    German politicians are expressing concern about a possible takeover of General Motors' Opel division by France's PSA Group, maker of Peugeot and Citroen cars. Labor Minister Andrea Nahles was quoted by the dpa news agency as saying that Opel's headquarters must remain in Ruesselsheim, Germany.


  18. Unifor head says industry on the cusp of rebuilding, plays down Trump concernsRead the original story

    Friday Feb 17 | Canadian Business Magazine

    ... $700 million into its Ontario facilities, said Mark Buzzell, head of the automaker's Canadian operations. General Motors is busily implementing projects across its Ontario operations in Oshawa, St. Catharines and Woodstock with its promised $554 ...


  19. General Motors going it alone to invest in Canadian operationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 17 | The Globe and Mail

    The $554-million investment that General Motors Co. is making in its Canadian operations will be done without government financial support.


  20. Trump Pledges to Level the Playing Field for U.S. WorkersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 17 | Cybercast News Service

    ... begun to surge. We've seen companies open up factories in America. We've seen them keep jobs at home. Ford, General Motors, Fiat Chrysler, just to name a very, very few," he said. Companies are "keeping and bringing thousands of jobs back in our ...