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General Motors

General Motors Company, also known as GM, is a United States based automaker with headquarters in Detroit, Michigan.

By sales, GM ranked as the largest U.S. automaker and the world's second largest for 2008. GM had the third highest 2008 global revenues among automakers on the Fortune Global 500. GM manufactures cars and trucks in 34 countries, recently employed 244,500 people around the world, and sells and services vehicles in some 140 countries. Read More

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U.S. Fines GM for not Answering Recall Questions
GM Seeks U.S. Court Protection Against Ignition Lawsuits

By Reuters

General Motors Co (GM.N) filed a motion in a U.S. court to enforce a bar on lawsuits stemming from ignition defects in cars sold before its 2009 bankruptcy as it fights proposed class action litigation that seeks to set aside the restriction. (2:42 pm)

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Ford to Name Fields as CEO Soon, Replacing Mulally
Ford to Name Fields as CEO Soon, Replacing Mulally - Source

By Reuters

Ford Motor Co will soon name Chief Operating Officer Mark Fields as successor to Chief Executive Alan Mulally, a person familiar with the plans said on Monday. (Apr 22)

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U.S. Fines GM for not Answering Recall Questions
GM to Launch Product Development Group Focused on Safety

By Reuters

General Motors Co. will create a new global product integrity organization that will focus on product safety and quality, said GM Chief Executive Mary Barra in a speech on Tuesday. (Apr 16)

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U.S. Fines GM for not Answering Recall Questions
U.S. Fines GM for not Answering Recall Questions

By Reuters

General Motors (GM.N) is being fined $7,000 a day for missing an April 3 deadline to provide information about its recall of 2.6 million cars for defective ignition switches, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration said on Tuesday. (Apr 09)

Consulting materials engineer Mark Hood shows the serial numbers are the same for the 2006 ignition switch and a newer one in the mechanical testing laboratory at McSwain Engineering, Inc. in Florida.
General Motors Recall Process to be Under Congressional Microscope

By Reuters

General Motors (GM) Co Chief Executive Mary Barra will have to explain how the top brass at the biggest U.S. automaker can say they knew nothing for more than a decade about a faulty ignition switch linked to crashes and at least 12 deaths. (Mar 30)

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2014 Chevrolet Cruze Facelift In India; Price, Features Details
2014 Chevrolet Cruze Facelift in India; Price, Feature Details

By IBTimes IN

General Motors India announced the launch of the updated version of Chevrolet Cruze sedan in the domestic market, with a price range starting at INR13.70 lakh (ex-showroom, New Delhi). (Mar 26)

MORE TOPICS: INDIA, FUEL EFFICIENCY

U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder speaks at a news conference at the Justice Department in Washington March 19, 2014.
Toyota's $1.2 Billion Settlement may be Model for US Probe into General Motors

By Reuters

Toyota Motor Corp will pay a record $1.2 billion to resolve a criminal probe into safety issues, in a deal that could serve as a template for how US authorities approach a similar investigation into General Motors Co. (Mar 20)

MORE TOPICS: TOYOTA, NEW YORK, ATTORNEY GENERAL, SETTLEMENT, JAPAN, COURT, DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE

CarPlay
It's Apple and Google Again: CarPlay Is on its Way While an Android Car Is in the Making

By IBTimes AU

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. (Mar 13)

MORE TOPICS: SOCIAL NETWORKS, ANDROID, IPHONE, SMARTPHONE

Apple Inc (NASDAQ:AAPL) Changes the Game for BlackBerry (NASDAQ:BBRY) or Vice Versa?

By IBTimes AU

With the confirmation that Apple Inc’s CarPlay is running on BlackBerry’s QNX platform, which stock changed the game for which? (Mar 10)

MORE TOPICS: MICROSOFT, APPLE INC., TOYOTA, UNITED KINGDOM, GERMANY, JAPAN

Mary Barra
International Women’s Day 2014: Top Female CEOs Around the World [PHOTOS]

By IBTimes IN

On the occasion of International Women's Day, we present you the top female Chief Executive Officers who made it to the Fortune 500 list. (Mar 08)

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