Gm Plans To Cut 10,000 Opel Jobs

General Motors confirms that it plans to cut 10,000 jobs across European car unit Opel, including Vauxhall.

Sections:  news   business   
Topics:  automaker   big three   carmaker   europe   general motors   job cuts   opel   opel job cuts   vauxhall   
  • Ford shareholders reject stock proposal
    Ford Motor Co. shareholders are again rejecting a proposal to dilute the Ford family's control over the company. At its annual meeting in Wilmington, Del., Thursday, Ford said 67 percent of shareholders voted against the proposal to make each Ford share worth one vote. More
  • Spain education sector hit by strike against cuts
    Thousands of students and teachers staged a strike across Spain on Thursday to protest government austerity measures and a planned new education reforms. More
  • In Germany, a U.S. beer invasion
    Almost 65 years after Allied planes flew Western supplies into blockaded Berlin, a new American import is arriving by air: craft beer. The beer is being flown in as part of a new surge of German interest in American brewing, upending a centuries-old relationship in which German beer defined the golden standard for brewing and Americans emulated it. More
  • Cyprus parliament approves bailoutCyprus parliament approves bailout
    Cyprus' lawmakers approved on Tuesday a multi-billion bailout agreement with international creditors aimed at preventing the crisis-hit country from going bankrupt. More
  • Baby food shortage in Europe due to China demandBaby food shortage in Europe due to China demand
    Yong-Hee Kim still can't believe that in a prosperous country like Germany, powdered baby formula would ever be rationed and that she would have to scour shops in the German capital to find the right brand for her 13-month-old son. More
  • The 10 cars that could save Holden - CarsGuide
    ... discuss its future model plans and ... a better chance in the cut-throat ... Mark Reuss, now the head of GM's ... Opel Astra OPC hot hatch ...
    04/17/2014 - 11:04 am | View Link
  • AmeriScan: April 16, 2014 - Environment News Service
    Deepwater Horizon Cleanup Ends, GM Invests ... for Summer Fun … NOAA Plans to ... the Volt, Cadillac ELR and Opel Ampera. ... the rules ...
    04/16/2014 - 6:32 am | View Link
  • GM to invest $449M at 2 Mich. sites 3 days ago - USA Today
    General Motors Company Bets Big on the Chevy Volt -- Again - Motley Fool
    04/11/2014 - 11:25 am | View Link
  • Electric cars growing 100% every year (graphs) - Treehugger
    ... our greenhouse gas emissions, and they cut our ... Though, GM/Opel and Toyota aren't too far behind. ... And it plans to ramp up production ...
    04/8/2014 - 7:15 am | View Link
  • Opel to launch small electric car by 2017 - CHINAdaily
    Photo/Agencies] General Motors' European brand Opel plans to start ... The GM division last September announced a price cut for the Ampera of
    04/7/2014 - 2:33 pm | View Link
  • More
  • U.S. Automakers Are Coming Back to Life in Europe
    Two growth plans Both Ford and GM vowed to cut costs in Europe by closing underutilized factories ... As a result, both Ford and GM's Opel unit are putting a lot of effort into refreshing their product portfolios with more desirable vehicles.
    04/19/2014 - 4:28 am | View Link
  • GM defends Opel plan based on new models, steady cuts
    Mary Barra, GM global product development chief, defended the company's Opel turnaround plans and European market assumptions ... model rollouts with a "series of incremental things" to cut costs over time, subject to negotiations with Germany's IG ...
    01/15/2013 - 10:29 am | View Link
  • GM Opel Plans More Job Cuts
    General Motors Company’s (GM) European arm, Opel, has reported more bad news. The ill-fated unit now plans to cut its administrative workforce by 30% or 1,000 jobs at its Ruesselsheim headquarters in Germany, according to German newspaper Frankfurter ...
    09/13/2012 - 9:31 am | View Link
  • GM Falls After Opel Reports Plan to Cut Work Days
    General Motor Co. (GM) shares slid yesterday after saying it plans to reduce work at two Opel sites in Germany starting in September as the automaker seeks ways to stem losses in the region. Opel agreed with unions to cut 20 days out of its schedule at ...
    08/23/2012 - 1:44 pm | View Link
  • Opel Denies Plans To Cut 30% Of Workforce
    Opel has denied a report alleging that it is planning to cut approximately one third of its work force in Germany. A report by the Bild newspaper published Saturday cited a source who had requested to remain anonymous stating that GM has given Opel an ...
    08/4/2012 - 1:00 pm | View Link
  • More
  • GM Media Online
    GM Media Online deliveries General Motors press releases, press kits, product information, videos and photography to journalists globally.
    04/18/2014 - 5:27 pm | View Website
  • Business News, Personal Finance and Money News
    Find the latest business news on Wall Street, jobs and the economy, the housing market, personal finance and money investments and much more on ABC News
    04/18/2014 - 4:08 pm | View Website
  • General Motors
    General Motors Company, commonly known as GM, is an American multinational corporation headquartered in Detroit, Michigan that designs, manufactures, markets and ...
    04/18/2014 - 12:19 pm | View Website
  • Auto news | Detroit Free Press |
    Latest breaking auto news on GM, Ford, Chrysler plus suppliers and foreign automaker news. Complete coverage of the Detroit Three plus auto reviews and news from the ...
    04/16/2014 - 11:46 am | View Website
  • General Motors EV1
    The General Motors EV1 was an electric car produced and leased by the General Motors Corporation from 1996 to 1999. It was the first mass-produced and purpose ...
    04/16/2014 - 6:02 am | View Website
  • More

Comment On This Story

Welcome to Wopular!

Welcome to Wopular

Wopular is an online newspaper rack, giving you a summary view of the top headlines from the top news sites.

Senh Duong (Founder)
Wopular, MWB, RottenTomatoes

Subscribe to Wopular's RSS Fan Wopular on Facebook Follow Wopular on Twitter Follow Wopular on Google Plus

MoviesWithButter : Our Sister Site

More Business News