British GM workers agree deal on Astra production LONDON (AP) — British autoworkers have overwhelmingly backed a job deal which clears the way for renewed investment at General Motors' Vauxhall plant in northern England. Members of the Unite union at the Ellesmere Port plant near the city of Liverpool ... 05/17/2012 - 5:11 am | View Link
GM's Vauxhall announces new Astra at UK plant The announcement comes after workers at the Ellesmere Port plant, near Liverpool, overwhelmingly backed a job deal which turned the factory into a 24-hour-a-day operation, a key cost-cutting measure pursued by parent company GM Europe. GM Europe lost $700 ... 05/17/2012 - 1:44 am | View Link
UPDATE 1-UK set to snatch GM's Astra from Germany Such a deal ... them (the British government) and GM to make the new Astra at Ellesmere Port and it's down to the unions now," said one source familiar with details of the negotiations. The source added that staff at the plant needed to agree to some ... 05/16/2012 - 10:10 am | View Link
UK set to snatch GM's Astra from Germany, sources say Such a deal ... them (the British government) and GM to make the new Astra at Ellesmere Port and it's down to the unions now," said one source familiar with details of the negotiations. The source added that staff at the plant needed to agree to some ... 05/15/2012 - 3:27 pm | View Link
Inside the Collapse of GM's Opel Deal "This deal stinks," the British newsmagazine ... when it rains. Workers have been let go and bonuses have been slashed. The plant suffered hardships, but it survived. Less than two years ago, when things seemed to be turning around, GM showed up with ... 11/10/2009 - 6:25 am | View Link
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A House committee has moved a bill that would create regional residency requirements for the University of Alaska governing board.
The new version also specifies that a regent must live in the community they represent for two years, but if they move after that, they can serve the remainder of the eight-year term.
Negotiations over Iran's nuclear program picked up pace on Saturday with the foreign ministers of France and Germany joining U. S. Secretary of State John Kerry in talks with Iran's top diplomat ahead of a looming end-of-March deadline for a preliminary deal.
Iran says its nuclear ambitions are purely peaceful, but other nations fear it is seeking to develop weapons.
Progress has been made on the main issue — the future shape of Iran's uranium enrichment program, which can produce material for energy, science and medicine but also for the fissile core of a nuclear weapon.
Officials have told The Associated Press that the U.
French Foreign Minister Laurent Fabius said he hopes a “robust” nuclear agreement can be sealed with Iran but that any deal must include real transparency on Iran’s future nuclear activities and a control mechanism to ensure Tehran sticks by its promises.
A jury said prominent venture-capital firm Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers didn’t sexually discriminate or retaliate against a former female partner, in a closely watched case that raised questions about the treatment of women in Silicon Valley.