Articles by General Motors
Volvo To Become First Automaker To Export Chinese Cars Directly To USA
January 16 2015 12:52 AM
The Volvo strategy may inspire other automakers to use more Asian locations in car production.
New Zealand Needs To Focus More On Brand Building To Boost The Image As A Modern Economy, Says Expert
December 22 2014 3:43 PM
Brand campaigns should not be entirely tourism-centric.
Canada's Auto Sector Bailout Lacked Proper Oversight: Accountant General's Report Slams Federal Gov't
November 27 2014 1:07 AM
The reports of watchdogs like AG need to be taken seriously.
CEO Salaries In Major American Companies Higher Than Taxes Paid To Government, Says Study
November 21 2014 11:20 AM
The salaries of CEOs in major American companies are more than what the firms pay to the Federal government by way of corporate taxes.
US Alerts Car Owners To Fix Air Bags Urgently As Defective Air Bags Are Causing Fatal Deaths With Shrapnels Flying Out
October 23 2014 11:33 AM
This calls for raising the bar on car safety both by manufacturers and regulators.
Alibaba Hikes IPO Price Range To $66-$68 From $60-$66
September 18 2014 12:45 PM
Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba Group Holding (NYSE: BABA) increased the price range of its initial public offering scheduled to launch on Friday, Sept 19. The new price range of $66 to $68 from the previous $60 to $66 is an indicator of the strong demand for shares of the e-commerce portal founded by former teacher Jack Ma.
75 Dead from China Car Parts Plant Blast, Poor Safety Measures Blamed
August 04 2014 4:36 PM
At least 75 people have died after a car parts plant in China exploded over the weekend. The plant located in eastern Jiangsu Province manufactured for a number of global car companies, including US giant General Motors (GM).
Premier League: Manchester United Owners Set to Sell Shares via US Stock Exchange
July 31 2014 7:56 PM
The Glazer family, majority owners of Manchester United, are set to sell about 5% of their shares to the public via the New York Stock Exchange.
Toyota Tops World Sales of Cars, Sells Over 5K Million Vehicles in First Half of 2014
July 30 2014 5:06 PM
Toyota rules the car sales market in the world in the first six months of 2014. The companies which it beat to be the No. 1 in the business are Volkswagen and General Motors in the United States.
Australian Stock Market Report – Morning July 1, 2014
July 01 2014 9:33 AM
US San Francisco Fed President Williams (non-voter) spoke overnight and reiterated that he does not expect the Fed to raise interest rates ´´for some time´´. Although he did not specify what time period he had in mind, he has previously said that he expects a move in the second half of 2015.
Australian Stock Market Report – Morning June 4, 2014
June 04 2014 9:29 AM
In US economic data, factory orders rose by 0.7% in April, above the forecast 0.5% gain. Chain store sales in the latest week were up 3.5% on a year earlier, up from 3.2% in the previous week. And the ISM New York index rose from 627.4 to 630.1 in May.
German Chancellor Angela Merkel Keeps Most Powerful Woman Title for 4th Year in a Row, Australian Miner Gina Rinehart Slips to 27th from 16th Place
May 30 2014 8:28 AM
German Chancellor Angela Merkel retained her most powerful woman status Forbes magazine's list released on Thursday. It is the fourth straight year that she was recognised for wielding power, but she has been number 1 on the list nine times.
Greenest Auto Manufacturer in U.S. Now Hyundai, Honda Set Off Track
May 28 2014 1:47 PM
South Korean automaker Hyundai Motor Co is now the greenest automaker in the United States, unseating Honda Motor Co of Japan, based on the latest Automaker Rankings report released by the Union of Concerned Scientists' (UCS).
Google Inc. Topples Apple Inc. as Top Holding and World’s Most Valuable Brand
May 23 2014 3:42 PM
Google Inc (NASDAQ:GOOG) (NASDAQ:GOOGL) toppled Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) as top holding of hedge funds and as world’s most valuable brand
General Motors Co. Recalls Cars For 'Fixes'
May 16 2014 1:14 PM
General Motors has recalled 2.7 million vehicles for safety issues like faulty brake lights.
'Man of Steel 2' aka 'Batman vs Superman': Ben Affleck's Batsuit, Batmobile Picture Anticipation on Rise As Fans Share Their Imaginations
May 12 2014 4:58 PM
"Man of Steel 2" aka "Batman vs Superman" is one of the most anticipated movies in the coming times. Fans are eager to see how will the new Batsuit and Batmobile will look like. A lot of fan made images of Batsuit and Batmobile are doing round of the social media, which clearly show how eager fans are to know what Ben Affleck will don and how will his vehicle look like.
It's Apple and Google Again: CarPlay Is on its Way While an Android Car Is in the Making
March 13 2014 4:04 PM
While the world has still to see Apple's iOS in full swing with CarPlay, Google and Audi are already collaborating for an Android car. The big players in the mobile computing world are looking at the automotive industry now - and planning to set a trend.
Apple Inc (NASDAQ:AAPL) Changes the Game for BlackBerry (NASDAQ:BBRY) or Vice Versa?
March 10 2014 5:23 PM
With the confirmation that Apple Inc’s CarPlay is running on BlackBerry’s QNX platform, which stock changed the game for which?
Geneva International Motor Show 2014: Apple CarPlay - From iPhone To iCar
March 06 2014 7:45 AM
Apple has announced the CarPlay infotainment service at the International Motor Show in Geneva will be held from March 6-16.
Confirmed: Apple Inc. CarPlay Runs on BlackBerry’s OS
March 05 2014 3:27 PM
Paul Leroux at QNX confirmed that Apple Inc.’s CarPlay runs on BlackBerry’s QNX