U.S. organized labor opposes USMCA in current form, says official

Business Apr 24, 2019

U.S. organized labor opposes USMCA in current form, says official

The head of the largest U.S. labor union said Tuesday he opposes ratification of the new North American free trade pact, because he doubts Mexico will enforce labor reforms required by the deal. Richard Trumka, president of the 12.5-million-member AFL-CIO, said the U.S. Congress is ...

Toyota eyes supplying hybrids to Suzuki in broader tie-up

Business / Corporate Mar 20, 2019

Toyota eyes supplying hybrids to Suzuki in broader tie-up

Toyota Motor Corp. is considering offering Suzuki Motor Corp. a hybrid system for global sales and enhancing a joint car development project for India, according to an expanded tie-up deal unveiled Wednesday. Under the agreement, Suzuki can sell hybrids developed by Toyota, namely the RAV4 ...

Nissan board to meet next week on post-Ghosn leadership

Business / Corporate Feb 1, 2019

Nissan board to meet next week on post-Ghosn leadership

Nissan Motor Co. plans to hold an extraordinary board meeting as early as next week to discuss its top management after its alliance partner Renault SA appointed new leadership to replace Carlos Ghosn, sources said Friday. Renault's newly elected chairman, Jean-Dominique Senard, is set to ...