GM Develops Contingency Plans In Case Takata Recalls Widen
December 20 2014 12:45 AM
General Motors has developed contingency plans in case recalls of potentially lethal Takata-made air bag inflators widens.
China Factory Activity Contracts For First Time In 7 Months, Stimulus Expected
December 16 2014 3:00 AM
The gloomy report reinforces investors' fears that the world's second-largest economy is losing momentum.
Coal-Mine Explosion Kills 11 In China's Guizhou Province
November 27 2014 2:50 AM
There were 589 mining-related accidents in China last year and about 1,049 people have been killed or reported missing in these incidents.
Driver Of Ford Mustang In North Carolina Injured By Air Bag Fragment
November 17 2014 3:45 AM
An Oct. 30 complaint alleges that a crash of a 2007 Ford Mustang caused a metal fragment to injure the driver when the air bag deployed.
Chemical Leak Kills 4 At DuPont Plant Outside Houston
November 15 2014 8:43 PM
The odor from the leak reached 40 miles.
Toyota Recalls Vehicles Globally Over Three Separate Defects
November 12 2014 5:33 AM
Toyota is the largest seller of automobiles in the world, having recently pulled ahead of other players like Volkswagen and General Motors.
Boeing Bags $8.5B Order For 737 MAX Jets
November 10 2014 6:15 AM
Boeing has been operating in Japan for the last 60 years and considers the country to be one of its strongest markets.
Takata Hid Air Bag Problems For Years: Report
November 07 2014 1:30 AM
Workers were told to delete and destroy results of three-month-long secret tests conducted by Takata on its air bags in the U.S.
Ukraine Problems Set Aside As US, Russia Do Business
November 04 2014 10:42 AM
Despite strained relations between East and West right now, Russia has delivered the last batch of U.S.-built helicopters to the Afghan military.
F-35 Makes First-Ever Landing On Aircraft Carrier
November 03 2014 5:52 PM
The most expensive military airplane ever has marked a milestone, landing for the first time on an aircraft carrier.
Nokia Shuts India Plant After Microsoft Orders Dry Up
November 01 2014 6:26 AM
The plant was Nokia's largest outside Europe, but Microsoft's to terminate a purchase agreement meant that the closure was more than likely.
China’s Manufacturing Slows In October
October 31 2014 10:15 PM
The country’s Purchasing Managers Index came in at 50.8. Economists had expected better performance.
Israel Commits To F-35 Purchase, Scraps Ospreys
October 31 2014 4:44 PM
After months of tension with the U.S., Israel has backed out of a deal to buy V-22 Osprey aircraft, but agreed to buy 31 F-35 jets.
Obama's Plans To Boost Manufacturing Have Long Way To Go
October 27 2014 5:06 PM
The Obama administration announced plans Monday to boost manufacturing job creation. Progress has been slow.
China Now Has 30 Robotics Factories
October 27 2014 10:24 AM
The Asian giant is playing catch-up in industrial robotics as its labor costs rise and automation costs drop.
Takata Preparing To Set Aside More Funds To Cover Future Recalls: Report
October 27 2014 4:27 AM
The additional charge could be part of a broader estimate for a global recall, which began in 2008, a Reuters report said.
Taiwan Eyes Homegrown Submarines
October 26 2014 5:58 PM
Taiwan has four aging submarines including two that date back to World War II although its military is otherwise considered generally modern.
Boeing Soars In Q3 On Commercial Aircraft Back Orders
October 22 2014 10:52 AM
The world’s top aerospace giant says military aircraft orders up 3 percent. Company has 5,500 commercial aircraft on back order.
India's High-Tech Challenges: Will Xiaomi Thrive?
October 21 2014 3:22 PM
Xiaomi may want to manufacture in India, but the country's all-but-absent electronics manufacturing ecosystem will be a big obstacle.
GE Earnings Beat Forecast
October 17 2014 9:49 AM
The company is reshaping its portfolio of businesses to grow its industrial segment and shed its finance and appliance businesses.