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
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 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 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
General Motors' Opel Cuts Production in Germany Post Brexit - Yahoo! Finance General Motors' Opel Cuts Production in Germany Post Brexit - Zacks.com 08/22/2016 - 9:12 am | View Link
5 Brexit pushes Opel to cut staff hours - BBC ... caption The UK is a vital market for Opel Insignia cars German carmaker Opel plans to cut its workers ... Opel is owned by US car giant GM. The 08/21/2016 - 1:47 pm | View Link
Brexit pushes Opel to cut staff hours - BBC German carmaker Opel plans to cut its workers' hours this year because it expects Brexit to hurt its UK sales. ... Opel is owned by US car giant ... 08/19/2016 - 1:28 pm | View Link
GM to cut hours for Opel workers in Germany General Motors (NYSE:GM) plans to cut hours at two Opel plants in Germany to help counterbalance the impact of Brexit. Details on the planned action weren't disclosed. GM CFO Chick Stevens says reduced manufacturing levels and model prices increases are ... 08/22/2016 - 12:47 am | View Link
GM's Opel to cut Russia production as slowdown bites Opel said on Tuesday it would cut production at its plant in St. Petersburg where it ... 8, while keeping to longer-term expansion plans. 09/16/2014 - 12:05 am | View Link
Opel plans return to profit through closer ties with parent GM "I have a lot of confidence about achieving our interim goal," Neumann said in response to a question about whether Opel will stop making losses by 2016. After more than a decade of losses, Opel has cut these ... is part of the plans to return to profit ... 06/4/2014 - 1:38 am | View Link
Opel plans return to profit focusing on small cars, GM technologies "I have a lot of confidence about achieving our interim goal," Neumann said in response to a question about whether Opel will stop making losses by 2016. After more than a decade of losses, Opel has cut these ... makes Automotive News unrivaled in the ... 06/4/2014 - 12:06 am | View Link
GM Opel Plans More Job Cuts The downsizing will be a part of GM’s 10-year plan “Drive Opel 2022” that includes reduction in personnel costs. In July, the national newspaper also revealed that Stephen Girsky, the President of GM Europe, plans to cut the jobs of 2,400 managers in ... 09/13/2012 - 9:31 am | View Link
Stock Quote GM General Motors Company General Motors Company designs, builds, and sells cars, crossovers, trucks, and automobile parts worldwide. The company operates through GM North America, GM Europe ... 08/22/2016 - 10:03 am | View Website
Saturn Corporation The Saturn Corporation is a registered trademark established on January 7, 1985, as a subsidiary of General Motors. The company marketed itself as a "different kind ... 08/21/2016 - 11:05 pm | View Website
General Motors Will Slash Outsourcing In IT Overhaul ... GM's new CIO Randy Mott plans to bring nearly all IT work in-house as one piece of a sweeping IT overhaul. It's a high-risk strategy that's similar to what Mott drove ... 08/20/2016 - 6:02 am | View Website
Chevrolet Volt The Chevrolet Volt is a plug-in hybrid manufactured by General Motors, also marketed in rebadged variants as the Holden Volt in Australia and New Zealand, and with a ... 08/19/2016 - 1:06 pm | View Website
GM to cut Chevy, GMC powertrain warranty to 60,000 miles ... General Motors plans to cut its powertrain warranty on Chevrolet and GMC vehicles for the 2016 model year, concluding that its standout offer of 100,000-mile coverage ... 03/12/2015 - 9:25 am | View Website
QUITO (Reuters) - Iran and Ecuador on Wednesday discussed ways that the two countries can strengthen their positions in oil markets as Iran signals it may support joint efforts by oil exporters to prop up flagging crude prices.
Project in SF extends high-speed broadband
T. S. Last
Albuquerque Journal, N. M.
SANTA FE -- The city of Santa Fe and CenturyLink officials announced Tuesday at the city's airport the completion of a project that increases high-speed broadband internet connectivity to many city government locations around town.
The airport is one of more than 30 government spots affected by the expansion.
It's a case of unrequited love between Donald Trump and Indiana's blue collar workers.
Trump says by getting tough on trade he could save American jobs at the Carrier manufacturing plant in Indianapolis.
Drugmaker Pfizer Inc. is continuing its shopping spree with its fourth acquisition since the April collapse of its planned $160 billion megadeal to buy rival Allergan PLC and move its headquarters, on paper, to Allergan's base in lower-tax Ireland.
In its second deal this week, New York-based Pfizer said it's buying rights to Anglo-Swedish drugmaker AstraZeneca PLC's portfolio of approved and experimental antibiotic and antifungal pills, a move to boost Pfizer's business in one of its priority areas.
CHICAGO (Reuters) - Bed Bath & Beyond Inc said on Wednesday it has appointed an independent auditor to confirm whether supplier Welspun India Ltd's bedding products are actually made of Egyptian cotton.