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
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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
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
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Ukrainian troops are moving in on what Reuters describes as "pro-Russian armed men" in the east Ukraine town of Slaviansk (here's video). Ukraine's Interior Ministry said its forces had killed "up to five" militants in the "anti-terrorist operation." "During the armed clash up to five terrorists were eliminated," it said, adding that one person has been wounded on the side of government forces.
Good morning! The news is largely about two major tech companies: Apple reported earnings and it was much better on the top and bottom line than people expected. However, that doesn't mean everything is good. Revenue was up just 4%, and the iPad was down a shocking 16%. Offsetting those two concerns is the fact that the iPhone was up 17%.
Technically, those little slips of paper at your table at Brooklyn's Nitehawk Cinema are for ordering drinks and food. Amassed on Tumblr, they become fun, raunchy marketing at its finest. Here's a lesson for brands trying to infiltrate the wonderfully weird world of Tumblr: Be more like Brooklyn's Nitehawk Cinema and don't try so hard.