Stories tagged: general motors
Thu., Oct. 17, 2019, 10:39 a.m.
Contract eetails were posted Thursday on the union website as factory level union officials met to decide if they’ll approve the deal.
UPDATED: Mon., Oct. 14, 2019, 5:46 p.m.
With the strike by factory workers against General Motors in its 29th day, there are signs that negotiators may be moving toward an agreement.
Sun., Oct. 6, 2019, 10:45 p.m.
The UAW’s lead negotiator said Sunday that talks with General Motors have “taken a turn for the worse.”
Tue., Oct. 1, 2019, 8:12 a.m.
A parts shortage caused by a strike by the United Auto Workers union has forced General Motors to shut down its pickup truck and transmission factories in Silao, Mexico.
Tue., Sept. 17, 2019, 7:44 a.m.
Contract talks between General Motors and the United Auto Workers were set to resume Tuesday after a pause overnight as a strike by more than 49,000 employees extended into a …
UPDATED: Mon., Sept. 16, 2019, 5:13 p.m.
More than 49,000 members of the United Auto Workers went on strike Monday against General Motors, bringing more than 50 factories and parts warehouses to a standstill in the union’s …
UPDATED: Sun., Sept. 15, 2019, 12:06 p.m.
The roughly 49,000 United Auto Workers at General Motors’ plants in the U.S. plan to go on strike just before midnight because contract talks have broken down.
Sat., Sept. 14, 2019, 10:20 p.m.
A top United Auto Workers official says the union and General Motors are far apart on major issues, increasing the likelihood of a strike as early as Sunday night.
UPDATED: Fri., Sept. 13, 2019, 6:58 p.m.
Leaders of the United Auto Workers union have extended contracts with Ford and Fiat Chrysler indefinitely, but the pact with General Motors is still set to expire Saturday night.
UPDATED: Thu., Sept. 5, 2019, 5:29 p.m.
General Motors is hiring Google to run key parts of its dashboard infotainment system, admitting that the tech firm can do a better job.
UPDATED: Tue., Sept. 3, 2019, 3:53 p.m.
The United Auto Workers union has picked General Motors as the target company for this year’s contract talks with Detroit’s three automakers.
UPDATED: Wed., June 19, 2019, 4:04 p.m.
General Motors is trying to avoid recalling potentially deadly Takata air bag inflators in thousands of full-size pickup trucks and SUVs for the fourth straight year, leaving owners to wonder …
Thu., May 30, 2019, 3:58 p.m.
The U.S. government’s highway safety agency is investigating whether a 5-year-old General Motors seat belt recall fixed the problem
UPDATED: Mon., May 20, 2019, 2:55 p.m.
Ford revealed details of its long-awaited restructuring plan Monday as it prepared for a future of electric and autonomous vehicles by parting ways with 7,000 white-collar workers worldwide, about 10% …
UPDATED: Tue., May 7, 2019, 4:56 p.m.
A group of institutional investors is sinking $1.15 billion into GM Cruise LLC, the autonomous vehicle unit of General Motors.
UPDATED: Fri., March 22, 2019, 7:02 p.m.
Less than a week after a series of critical tweets from President Trump over an Ohio plant closure, General Motors is announcing plans to add 400 jobs and build a …
Fri., Feb. 22, 2019, 2:23 p.m.
As their company was swirling around the financial drain in the early 2000s, General Motors executives came up with an idea to counter its gas-guzzling image and point the way …
Fri., Feb. 1, 2019, 5:07 p.m.
The UAW is joining Canada’s autoworkers’ union, Unifor, to apply pressure on General Motors to keep five plants in North America running.
Sun., Dec. 9, 2018, 10:30 a.m.
General Motors is fighting to retain a valuable tax credit for electric vehicles as the nation’s largest automaker tries to deal with the political fallout triggered by its plans to …
Sat., Dec. 8, 2018, 9:29 a.m.
General Motors’ planned shutdown of its Detroit-Hamtramck plant would leave only one auto assembly factory in the city known for “putting America on wheels,” but the closure and job losses …
Tue., Dec. 4, 2018
Donald Trump’s “America first” economic nationalism is finally crashing into the reality of America’s shareholder-first global capitalism.
UPDATED: Mon., Nov. 26, 2018, 2:33 p.m.
General Motors will cut up to 14,000 workers in North America and put five plants up for possible closure as it abandons many of its car models and restructures to …
Fri., Nov. 23, 2018, 1:58 p.m.
The U.S. government is investigating more than 100 complaints of poor brake performance on 2.7 million General Motors big pickups and SUVs.
UPDATED: Wed., Oct. 31, 2018, 7:14 p.m.
General Motors will attempt to cut costs by offering buyouts to about 18,000 white-collar workers in North America.
Wed., Oct. 31, 2018, 8:15 a.m.
Shares of General Motors rose more than 6 percent Wednesday morning after the company posted a $2.5 billion third-quarter profit that blew away Wall Street estimates.
Sun., Oct. 7, 2018, 3 a.m.
General Motors is ranked No. 1 in the world for gender equality in the workplace.
Sun., Oct. 7, 2018
General Motors (NYSE: GM) faces concerns about rising aluminum and steel prices and a plateauing North American new-vehicle market, but it has made smart moves, positioning itself well in the …
Thu., May 31, 2018, 7:50 a.m.
Shares of General Motors posted their largest one-day gain since the company’s rebirth from bankruptcy eight years ago, after Japanese technology conglomerate SoftBank decided to pump $2.25 billion into GM’s …
Sun., Feb. 25, 2018
General Motors stands out as an attractive, undervalued income opportunity at recent prices.
UPDATED: Tue., Feb. 6, 2018, 5:27 p.m.
If auto loan interest rates rise as expected this year, General Motors and others are likely to make more subsidized loans, including zero-percent financing, to keep car sales flowing.