June 13, 2019 – General Motors says it will spend $150 million so it can make more heavy-duty pickup trucks at its Flint, Michigan, assembly plant.
June 12, 2019 – Ford is recalling over 1.3 million vehicles mainly in North America to fix rear suspension and transmission control software problems.
June 11, 2019 – JMP Solutions has acquired Calgary-based Hi-Def Controls, in a move the company says will strengthen its presence in Western Canada across the oil and gas, water and wastewater, and power systems industry segments.
June 11, 2019 – Eclipse Automation has announced the acquisition of Stratford, Ontario's D&D Automation.
June 10, 2019 – Prime Minister Justin Trudeau announced Monday the federal government's intention to ban harmful single-use plastics as early as 2021.
June 10, 2019 – Fiat Chrysler is in talks to produce self-driving commercial vehicles with Aurora, an autonomous vehicle company led by former Google, Tesla and Uber executives.
May 29, 2019 – Canada has fired the starting gun on the race to ratify the new North American free-trade pact – but the United States is setting the pace.
May 27, 2019 – Fiat Chrysler proposed on Monday to merge with France's Renault to create the world's third-biggest automaker and combine their investments in the race to make new electric and autonomous vehicles.
May 23, 2019 – German prosecutors have fined auto parts and technology company Bosch 90 million euros ($100 million) over its role in the diesel emissions scandal that erupted at Volkswagen in 2015.
May 21, 2019 – Fiat Chrysler can move forward with plans to build a new, $1.6 billion assembly plant in Detroit and invest $900 million to retool and modernize another.
May 21, 2019 – Canada collected more than $1.27 billion from the retaliatory tariffs on U.S. products over the last year and all of it will go to the Canadian steel and aluminum industry even though the steel trade war with the United States is over.
May 20, 2019 – Ford is cutting about 7,000 white-collar jobs, which would make up 10 per cent of its global workforce.
May 17, 2019 – The lifting of U.S. tariffs on imported steel and aluminum from Canada is receiving a positive but guarded welcome from industry.
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