GM invited to resume negotiations with striking Canadian union

The union representing 2,500 striking workers at GM Canada's CAMI assembly plant in Ingersoll, Ont., says it has invited management to get talks rolling again in hopes of reaching a settlement.

Working closely with suppliers pays

It is great to see that the Toyota team has rekindled that process and brought the experts in the individual manufacturing processes back into the development mix.

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UPDATED: 9/18/17 11:11 am ET - corrected
GM struck by Unifor at Equinox plant in Ontario

Canadian workers assembling GM's top-selling crossover are on strike. Unifor Local 88, which represents about 2,750 workers at CAMI Assembly in Ingersoll, Ont., said Sunday night that its bargaining committee was not able to reach a tentative contract with GM.

UPDATED: 9/14/17 2:56 pm ET - adds details
Samsung enters self-driving race with new business, funding

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Suppliers warn EPA against regulatory rollback

While auto manufacturers have welcomed the second-chance EPA review of mpg targets under the Trump administration, suppliers of emissions-control and fuel-efficiency technology are pushing back.