More than 10,000 workers walked off the job demanding higher pay; current average monthly salary is $62.
Faulty fuel pipe design that could lead to a fuel leak is the latest quality control problem the automaker has had since it ramped up production.
The $50 million center will be used to develop new products and technology for local markets and expand the company's manufacturing operations.
The 27th straight monthly gain was due to brisk demand mainly in Europe and North America.
Industrial production rose 1.6 percent in October from the previous month, buoyed by brisk output of general machinery makers and car manufacturers.
State joins California and a dozen others trying to require tougher vehicle emissions standards for new cars, light trucks and sport utility vehicles.
Airplane manufacturer hopes discounted prices in return for hefty deposits on its very light jet airplane will bring in capital to attract investors.
Canada's Competition Bureau investigating Nestle, Cadbury, Hershey, and Mars for a possible price-fixing scheme in the country's multibillion-dollar chocolate market.
Latest Federal Reserve news on the effects of the severe housing slump and credit crunch have economists worrying consumers and businesses will cut back on spending and investing.
German industrial conglomerate says plans to slim down its management board is part of an effort to make its corporate structure leaner and more transparent.
Antitrust regulators say preliminary investigation raised 'serious doubts' about whether the $4.2 billion takeover would preserve competition in the European market for navigation devices.
Banta will remain on the control components designer's board of directors and will be replaced by vice president of contracts and pricing John Scannell.
Japan is violating international trade rules by issuing fees on imported DRAM chips made by South Korea's Hynix Semiconductor Inc.
Officials from 12 states oppose new Environmental Protection Agency rules that allow thousands of companies to limit the information they disclose to the public about toxic chemicals.
Numbers decreased for third straight month — the largest streak in nearly four years, according to the Commerce Department.
Michigan-based company says the cuts and other moves it will take over the next six to nine months will save $25 million to $30 million a year.
Company halting production at its Footner Forest Products Ltd. plant due to operating losses and reduced customer demand; move will affect 150 workers.
Worker may have set the fire at a magnesium recycling factory with the intention of extinguishing it so company officials would view him as a hero.
Steelmaker will be known as Esmark Inc. after shareholders approve a takeover bid by Illinois-based Esmark a day earlier.
Head of investor relations said bribery, slush fund scandal engulfing the electronics conglomerate is no cause for concern as he outlined ambitious growth plans.