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March 3, 2021  

GM’s CAMI Assembly gets multiple ENERGY STAR certifications

General Motors’ CAMI Assembly recently received Natural Resources Canada’s

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December 23, 2020  

GM opens 3D printing facility in Detroit

General Motors announced the opening of the 15,000-square-foot Additive

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February 18, 2020  

GM plans to pull out of Australia, New Zealand and Thailand

Detroit automaker wants to focus on markets where it can drive strong returns, making the same moves in Japan, Russia and Europe.

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October 30, 2019  

Unifor signs deals with firms affected by GM Oshawa plant closure

Agreements provide for improved severance packages for employees compared with the legislated minimum requirements.

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October 28, 2019  

GM deal costs make talks with Ford, Fiat Chrysler difficult

Pay raises and a huge signing bonus, union’s top-notch health care changed little.

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October 28, 2019  

GM workers ratify contract, ending 40-day US strike

Four-year deal will be used as a template in bargaining with Ford and Fiat Chrysler.

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October 24, 2019  

GM suppliers face lingering revenue fallout from strike

Companies suffered varying degrees of damage from the sudden shutdown of operations on Sept. 16.

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October 23, 2019  

Autoworkers from closed US plants fight new GM contract

They warn if automaker can close their plants, it can close other plants too.

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October 17, 2019  

Workers celebrate deal with GM, show union power in industry

GM’s latest offer included wage increases, lump-sum payments, top-notch health insurance, promises of new products for many US factories.

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October 16, 2019  

GM and UAW reach tentative deal that could end strike

Union touts “major gains” for workers after months of bargaining.

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September 16, 2019  

Dias says GM could face strike in Canada if trust is not restored

Unifor president cites plant cutbacks and closures on both sides of the border following pledges to maintain operations.

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September 16, 2019  

UAW launches GM strike, will likely halt Canadian production

33 manufacturing plants down in nine states across the US, plus 22 parts distribution warehouses.

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December 3, 2018  

GM Canada lights up while reducing emissions and costs

St. Catharines propulsion plant lighting project is cutting electricity use.

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December 3, 2018  

GM’s new technologies push expected to boost car sharing

Peer-to-peer platform allows GM customers to rent out their vehicles, offsetting some ownership costs.

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November 28, 2018  

Canada’s auto industry at risk if GM closes Oshawa plant: Dias

Unifor leader calls on Trudeau to work with Trump to keep manufacturing jobs from shifting south.

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November 27, 2018  

GM job cuts, closures not a symptom of Trump’s trade agenda: analysts

Automaker is betting on electric vehicles, mobility services and autonomous cars and trucks.

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September 26, 2018  

Cadillac brand will return to Michigan from New York

Company says brand’s workers need to be closer to engineers and designers; Cadillac plans to launch a new vehicle every six months for the next three years.

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July 27, 2018  

GM faces fiscal, political minefields as it assesses plants

Automaker has five car factories with plenty of unused capacity.

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April 4, 2018  

Canadian auto sales show year over year decline in March: DesRosiers

Total number of vehicles sold for the month: 186,447, down from 187,540 in March last year.

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February 28, 2018  

GM’s Oshawa facilities are 100% landfill free

All waste from daily operations is recycled, reused or converted to energy.

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February 22, 2018  

GM cutback in car production at Oshawa plant to be extended: report

Move comes amid a continuing slump in sales of passenger cars generally in North America.

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February 13, 2018  

GM to close auto plant in South Korea in restructuring

Automaker says it needs better cost performance from its operations in South Korea, where sales have slowed.

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February 13, 2018  

GM aims for millennials bringing Maven car sharing startup to Toronto

First city outside of the US to offer app-driven service, now in 17 American cities since it was launched two years ago.

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February 8, 2018  

GM takes a third crack at avoiding Takata airbag inflator recalls

Automaker says it could save $1 billion and avoid recalling up to 6.8 million full-size 2007-2011 pickup trucks and SUVs.

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December 10, 2017  

GM proposing co-gen power for St. Catharines propulsion plant

Project aims to reduce electricity costs, greenhouse gas emissions by 77%.

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November 15, 2017  

GM says next gen electric cars will cost less, go farther

Automaker now sells fewer than 50,000 electric vehicles worldwide but predicts that will rise to near 1 million by 2026.

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October 10, 2017  

GM, Unifor to resume talks aimed at ending strike at CAMI plant

Unifor is waiting on a response from GM on the outstanding issues.

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September 18, 2017  

UPDATE: Cami workers hit the bricks over Equinox investment guarantee

Unifor is demanding GM makes the Ingersoll, Ont. plant the lead for the popular crossover SUV.

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August 16, 2017  

General Motors shares to be delisted from TSX in November

Automaker says trading volume of its shares are too low on the Toronto-based stock exchange.

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August 2, 2017  

Peugeot-maker PSA finalizes Opel, Vauxhall takeover

Company names new management in an attempt to chart a turnaround.

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July 24, 2017  

Lyft forms own autonomous vehicle unit, will open network

Company says open strategy will bring environmental and safety benefits of autonomous vehicles to market faster.

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June 14, 2017  

General Motors extends summer shutdown at two US car plants

Plants in Ohio and Kansas will be closed for up to five weeks; automaker blames slumping sedan sales.