ARTICLES RELATING TO INDUSTRIAL

WATCH: Toyota tries to strike delicate balance in US-China trade war

2019-05-21 19:21

Toyota last month announced two deals in China that were small in size but large in strategic planning, as internal documents seen by Reuters show the automaker made careful strategic moves to keep the US on side in the midst of trade tensions.

WATCH: Driverless electric truck hits Swedish roads

2019-05-16 19:33

A driverless electric truck began daily freight deliveries on a public road in Sweden in what developer Einride and logistics customer DB Schenker described as a world first.

WATCH: ArcelorMittal warns European steel demand is going soft

2019-05-14 19:27

ArcelorMittal, the world's biggest steelmaker, says earnings took a hit as European steel demand and prices for the metal both fell.

New York is killing off its last coal-fired power plants

2019-05-10 20:56

The state’s environmental regulator says that it has finalised regulations requiring all power generators to meet new carbon-dioxide emissions limits

Boeing drops as Barclays warns of underappreciated 737 Max risk

2019-05-07 21:52

Boeing shares have fallen after Barclays Capital downgraded the stock, writing that Wall Street was still underestimating the fallout that would occur as a result of the deadly 737 Max crashes in Indonesia and Ethiopia.

WATCH: Boeing's lack of expertise under scrutiny in 737 MAX safety oversight

2019-05-07 20:13

Boeing 737 Max planes have been grounded globally for more than a month after two crashes within six months killed a total of 346 people.

Boeing held off for months on disclosing cockpit alert change

2019-05-06 14:37

Boeing has known months before a deadly 737 Max crash that a cockpit alert wasn’t working the way the company had told buyers of the single-aisle jetliner.

WATCH: Strong SUV sales help VW shrug off new legal charge

2019-05-02 18:58

Volkswagen has shrugged off a new $1.1 billion legal charge over dieselgate in the first quarter, thanks to strong sales of SUVs.

WATCH: Boeing CEO: Company has to 'work' to regain trust

2019-04-30 15:53

Six months to the day since the first of two deadly crashes involving Boeing's 737 Max airliner, chairperson and CEO Dennis Muilenburg declined to take more than partial blame for the accidents.

WATCH: Carlos Ghosn set to walk free after posting second bail

2019-04-25 11:57

Former Nissan chairperson Carlos Ghosn is set to walk out of a Japanese detention centre for a second time since his arrest last year on financial misconduct charges, after posting the $4.5 million bail set by a Tokyo court.

 

WATCH: Harley shows off its all-electric bike as it fights off $100m in EU Tariffs

2019-05-21 18:20

Harley-Davidson is excited about its LiveWire electric motorcycle that allegedly can go zero to 60 mph in three seconds, even as it contends with retaliatory tariffs from the European Union, and the ire of President Trump.

WATCH: VW wins worker backing for restructuring with $1.1bn battery plan

2019-05-16 13:34

Volkswagen workers have backed a restructuring of the world's largest carmaker after CEO Herbert Diess pledged to spend $1.1bn on a new battery cell production plant near its headquarters.

Boeing sends 737 Max to brand rehab

2019-05-10 21:27

Boeing’s 737 Max is about to join the list of brands trying to come back from ignominy.

WATCH: Going electric takes big bite out of BMW profits

2019-05-08 21:37

BMW operating profits have fallen sharply as the firm invests heavily in developing new electric vehicles.

WATCH: Porsche to pay €535m fine over diesel cheating

2019-05-07 21:32

German prosecutors imposed a €535m fine on German luxury carmaker Porsche, a unit of Volkswagen, as punishment for lapses in supervisory duties which allowed the company to cheat diesel emissions tests.

Group Five puts three units up for sale in business rescue plan

2019-05-06 20:09

Group Five is preparing a sale of three of its biggest subsidiaries as the former South African construction giant strives to salvage what it can from bankruptcy proceedings

BASF sticks to targets as trade saps Q1 profits

2019-05-03 10:32

German chemicals giant BASF has stuck to its full-year targets even as it reported falling profits in the first quarter, blaming the drop on global trade tensions' damping effect on business.

VW jumps on profit gain, sticks to targets amid slowdown

2019-05-02 12:12

Volkswagen shares have advanced the most in five months after first-quarter profit rose and the German carmaker stuck to annual earnings goals despite a global market slowdown and rising legal costs.

WATCH: Lack of builders could slow Notre Dame restoration

2019-04-30 12:52

France is in a hurry to rebuild the world famous Notre-Dame Cathedral, as young apprentice carpenters such as those training at Les Compagnons du Devoir, hope to be among those chosen for the prestigious task of restoring its centuries-old roof.

WATCH: Hong Kong to build artificial islands in massive land reclamation project

2019-04-24 22:17

Hong Kong has announced plans to spend $79 billion to construct one of the world's largest artificial island projects.

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