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Takata's remaining two bidders to seek court-led turnaround in Japan, report says

UPDATED: 1/19/17 6:21 am ET - adds details

Takata's two remaining bidders plan to propose a court-mediated turnaround for the Japanese operations of the troubled airbag supplier, the Nikkei business daily reported.

 

Hyundai, Kia plan $3.1 billion U.S. investment, consider new plant

UPDATED: 1/17/17 7:22 am ET -- adds analyst comment

Hyundai and Kia said they will spend $3.1 billion in the U.S. in the next five years, joining other vehicle manufacturers in announcing investment plans amid threats from President-elect Donald Trump of higher levies on auto imports from Mexico.

Uber hires Google veteran Singhal to aid self-driving engineering

Ride-hailing company Uber Technologies said it hired the man behind Google search to work closely with CEO Travis Kalanick and help grow the

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