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November 2, 2016  

Union says investments will reverse auto fortunes

Big Three automakers commit to investing $1.5 billion as a result of contract agreements with Unifor.

News Automotive Manufacturing Business Operations General Operations Production
November 2, 2016  

New vehicle sales drop in October

Ford sales numbers delayed by fire.

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October 17, 2016  

Fiat Chrysler workers accept new labour contract

Deal includes two wage increases of 2% and signing bonuses that total $12,000 over the next four years.

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October 12, 2016  

Unifor shifts sights to Ford following tentative FCA deal

Securing investment at the automaker’s Windsor, Ont. engine plant is Unifor’s main priority, Dias says.

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September 27, 2016  

GM workers accept tentative agreement

Deal includes a commitment by the automaker to invest $554-million in its Canadian operations.

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September 23, 2016  

Fiat Chrysler up next in Unifor labour talks

GM deal is expected to set the pattern for negotiations.

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September 21, 2016  

Unifor says concessions on pensions for new hires worth finalizing GM deal

Four-year deal includes wage increases, signing bonuses and lump sum payments.

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September 19, 2016  

Five things to know about the Unifor, GM, contract negotiations

The union Dias targeted GM to use an agreement as a model going into talks with Ford and Fiat Chrysler.

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August 10, 2016  

EV sales hitting records but far surpassed by non-electric cars

Plug-in electric cars still only account for less than 0.30% of all vehicles sold in Canada.

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June 21, 2016  

Rocking the 60s

PLANT and the decade of change.

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June 10, 2016  

GM to expand self-driving car research at Markham, Ont. facility

Initiative will create more than 700 new engineering jobs.

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June 8, 2016  

GM to announce 1,000 new jobs in Oshawa

Reports say positions will eventually be spread out at a number of GM R&D facilities.

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May 20, 2016  

GM expands car sharing to Boston, Chicago, Washington

App-based service started in Ann Arbor, Michigan.

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April 27, 2016  

GM investing $908M at Tennessee, Michigan factories

Automaker to create up to 800 jobs at the Spring Hill Manufacturing Plant, near Nashville.

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April 22, 2016  

GM stops production at Oshawa plant due to earthquakes in Japan

Shutdowns also include assembly plants in Tennessee, Ohio and Kansas.