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Automakers See Promise in China Car-sharing
Automakers See Promise in China Car-sharing
After years of skyrocketing China sales, the global auto industry is contemplating slower growth as it convenes this week for the Shanghai Auto Show, putting alternative sales channels like car-sharing in focus.
BMW  Striking in  UK  Over Pension Dispute
BMW Striking in UK Over Pension Dispute
Mini and BMW engine production had stopped for the day as workers protested against the closure of its two final-salary pension schemes for around 5,000 employees in Britain.
Trump Seeks Headway on 'Buy American, Hire American' Pledge
Trump Seeks Headway on 'Buy American, Hire American' Pledge 2
"For too long, rather than operating as designed and allowing only the best and brightest to come in and fill key positions, the H-1B nonimmigrant visa program has been administered in a way that harms American workers," a White House official said.
Aviation Poised for 'Third Revolution': Airbus Boss
Aviation Poised for 'Third Revolution': Airbus Boss
"I do genuinely believe that we are at a point where those technological changes and breakthroughs in electric propulsion, autonomous flight, artificial intelligence, machine learning, new materials, all come together, plus the data usage, (and) will be nothing less than a third revolution in aerospace," said Airbus CEO Tom Enders.
IMF, WTO, OECD Will Defend Free Trade Against Protectionism
IMF, WTO, OECD Will Defend Free Trade Against Protectionism 3
"Disappointing trade growth figures and the danger of increasing protectionist tendencies give us a clear incentive to support the international trading system even more."
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Adidas Looks to 3-D Printers for New Generation Sneaker Soles
Adidas plans to sell 5,000 pairs of such sneakers this year, and is eyeing sales of as many as 100,000 pairs next year.
Strong Domestic Demand Cause German Industrial Orders Rebound
Strong Domestic Demand Cause German Industrial Orders Rebound
"German new orders have woken up from hibernation... partly offsetting the January shock," which had originally been calculated as a 7.4%, according to economist of ING-DiBa bank.
Daimler chairman Dieter Zetsche
Daimler, Bosch to Cooperate on 'Fully Automated' Cars
A development agreement between the Mercedes parent and Bosch aims at "production-ready development of a driving system which will allow cars to drive fully autonomously in the city."
SpaceX Poised to Launch First Recycled Rocket
SpaceX officials have said that reusing hardware could slash costs by about 30%.
Samsung Hopes for Rebound with Galaxy S8, Virtual Assistant 1
The phone retails for $725 and up, almost $100 higher than its predecessors.
Samsung to Sell Refurbished Safety-Recalled Note 7 Phones
A Samsung statement said that the devices would be "recycled and processed in an environmentally friendly manner."
Spacewalk a Success for US, French Astronauts 1
The goal for Friday's outing was to prepare for the installation of the second of two parking spots for space taxis, known as the International Docking Adapters.
Germany Calls for EU Help in Steel Showdown with US
Germany Calls for EU Help in Steel Showdown with US
The U.S. Department of Commerce has launched "dumping" proceedings against foreign steel firms, including two German producers -- suspecting they may be selling stock at unfairly low prices to undercut U.S. producers.
Gummy Bear Maker to Open First US Factory
Gummy Bear Maker to Open First US Factory
The firm had been "searching for a site for its first U.S. production facility for several years already,, but its move comes as many German firms are troubled by the prospect of import tariffs after tough talk on trade from President Trump.
A ship in dry-dock at Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering in Geoje Island.
South Korea Throws Shipbuilder Daewoo New $6 Billion Lifeline
South Korea is offering its largest shipbuilder a bailout. Could the country’s Big Three soon become a Consolidated Two?
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