Regulations en Germany Blasts 'Uncooperative' Fiat in Emissions Probe <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Fiat officials were due to hold a meeting with German authorities on Thursday to discuss the problem but cancelled the talks abruptly through a lawyer's letter.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Regulations Global Economy The Latest Fri, 20 May 2016 20:44:00 +0000 285711 at Getty Images GM Said to Pay $100 Million to SUV Owners for Fuel-Economy Error <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Fuel economy was overstated by 1 to 2 miles per gallon because the company failed to reflect new emissions-related hardware in calculations of efficiency for window stickers, GM said. </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Companies & Executives Regulations The Latest Fri, 20 May 2016 18:43:00 +0000 285671 at Apple Visits India, With 1 Billion iPhones at Stake <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>CEO Tim Cook has a reportedly packed agenda for his first visit to India, including unveiling a development center for digital maps in Hyderabad, introducing an accelerator program for iOS developers in Bangalore — and maybe politicking a little more to get its stores’ doors opened.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Companies & Executives Emerging Markets Regulations Global Economy Leadership Technology The Latest Tue, 17 May 2016 16:34:00 +0000 283821 at Justin Sullivan, Getty Images Embraer Mulls WTO Claim Against Bombardier After Delta Jet Deal <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Embraer may ask the World Trade Organization to probe whether government subsidies enabled Canada’s Bombardier Inc. to offer its C Series aircraft to Delta Air Lines Inc. at below the production cost.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Competitiveness Companies & Executives Regulations Trade Global Economy The Latest Mon, 16 May 2016 23:32:00 +0000 283571 at GM Halts Sale of Some SUVs After Overstating Fuel Economy Rating <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The fuel economy on the stickers is 1 to 2 miles per gallon higher than the vehicles’ actual performance, the automaker said.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Corporate Responsibility Regulations Leadership The Latest Mon, 16 May 2016 00:42:00 +0000 282901 at Getty Images Audi: VW Diesel Scandal Will Weigh On Us Through 2016 <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Audi CEO: Rules were broken and “ethical boundaries have been transgressed. ... The burden resulting from the diesel issue has not been relieved.”</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Companies & Executives Environment Quality Regulations Global Economy Leadership Operations The Latest Volkswagen Emissions Scandal Thu, 12 May 2016 15:27:00 +0000 282481 at Miguel Villagran, Getty Images US Manufacturing Needs More Highly Skilled Immigrants <div class="field-byline"> Mitch Free, founder and CEO, ZYCI CNC Machining </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The HB-1 visa program should be expanded to allow specialized workers without bachelor's degrees to work in the United States.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Labor / Employment Policy Regulations Global Economy Workforce The Latest Mon, 09 May 2016 17:28:00 +0000 281941 at Getty Images BP Drops $1 Billion Seafood Industry Spill Payments Fight <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>BP claimed lawyers negotiating on behalf of the seafood industry fraudulently inflated the number of Southeast Asian immigrant fishermen and boat hands claiming damages from the spill. The overstatement jacked up BP’s settlement by hundreds of millions of dollars, the company said.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Safety Regulations The Latest Tue, 03 May 2016 18:58:00 +0000 280811 at BP PepsiCo's Quaker Sued for Not Flagging Pesticide in Oatmeal <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>In court documents, the consumers claim that the company’s oatmeal contains glyphosate, an herbicide the World Health Organization declared a probable carcinogen last year, although an Environmental Protection Agency committee disagreed.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Regulations Supply Chain The Latest Mon, 02 May 2016 20:35:00 +0000 280131 at Google, Uber in Coalition to Promote Self-Driving Cars <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Ford and Volvo, along with ride-sharing start-up Uber's rival, Lyft, rounded out the roster of the new lobbying group pushing for a unified legal code on self-driving cars.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Emerging Technologies Regulations Technology The Latest Tue, 26 Apr 2016 20:18:00 +0000 278531 at Getty Images