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Apple, Sony using Uighur detainees in China factories, says Australian think tank

80,000 people from the ethnic minority interned in Xinjiang camps reported to have been transferred to factories supplying global brands

02 Mar 2020 5:02 PM

Volkswagen's Skoda targets Indian revival with tougher safety, emission rules

The company is targeting sales of 100,000 cars a year for its brand in India by 2025.

05 Feb 2020 2:03 PM

Suzuki rethinks promise of India's auto market, and it is not alone

We no longer think that growth in India will be an uninterrupted move upwards, Suzuki President Toshihiro Suzuki cautioned.

08 Nov 2019 2:05 PM

Volkswagen ID 3 e-car makes global debut, India next

Experts said it will also come to India after from 2021 but officially the company has not made any announcement yet.

11 Sep 2019 1:56 AM

Volkswagen to kick in USD 2.6 billion to Ford’s self driving unit

Volkswagen also plans to build a multi-brand production plant in Turkey.

13 Jul 2019 12:12 PM


Volkswagen, NIU to make e-scooters

The companies will jointly build the Streetmate model.

07 May 2019 9:24 AM

China to become global software development hub to autonomous tech: VW

Carmakers are struggling to find qualified engineers to build the software algorithms needed to teach cars the right reflexes.

16 Apr 2019 12:02 PM

Volkswagen launches Ameo Corporate

The petrol trim of the model is priced at Rs 6.69 lakh, while the diesel trim is tagged at Rs 7.99 lakh.

13 Apr 2019 1:35 AM

Volkswagen vows to build 22 million e-cars over next decade

The target is ambitious considering the company made fewer than 50,000 battery-only vehicles last year.

13 Mar 2019 12:46 PM

Alphabet's Waymo seeks outside investors: The Information

Alphabet could not be immediately reached for comment on the report.

12 Mar 2019 12:40 PM


Germany to allocate local 5G frequencies later this year

Companies will be able to apply for spectrum in the 3.7-3.8 Gigaherz band, the BNetzA said in a statement.

11 Mar 2019 9:17 PM

NGT imposes Rs 500 crore fine on Volkswagen

The tribunal increased the compensation amount of Rs 171.34 crore.

08 Mar 2019 12:01 AM

Emission fiasco: NGT slaps Rs 500 crore fine on Volkswagen

The case relates to health damage caused by excess emissions of pollutants and emissions violations.

07 Mar 2019 12:38 PM

Volkswagen signs e-vehicle startup as first partner for production platform

The German group plans to invest 30 billion euros (USD 34 billion) in e-mobility until 2023.

05 Mar 2019 2:10 PM

JBM Group acquires majority stake in Germany's Linde-Wiemann

The acquisition is being done through one of the group's flagship companies, Neel Metal Products.

25 Feb 2019 2:26 PM


Volkswagen boss says US tariffs could cost up to 2.5 billion euros: report

Analysts at London-based Evercore ISI said tariffs could cost Volkswagen 2.5 billion euros (USD2.8 billion) a year.

21 Feb 2019 2:34 PM

Volkswagen to manufacture mobile electric car recharging stations

Volkswagen (VW) said on Friday it would invest 870 million euros (USD 985 million) by 2020 to developing e-vehicle components.

27 Jan 2019 11:49 AM

NGT slams Volkswagen for not depositing Rs 100 crore as per its 2018 order

The tribunal deferred the matter for hearing after it was informed that the Supreme Court is also seized of the issue.

17 Jan 2019 12:36 PM

Industry must rein in spend on electric, self-driving cars: Magna CEO

Over the next decade, vehicle and parts suppliers plan to spend $300 billion to bring electric cars to the mass market.

16 Jan 2019 9:52 AM

Volkswagen, China spearhead USD 300 billion global drive to electrify cars

The unprecedented level of spending is driven in large measure by government policies adopted to cut carbon dioxide emissions.

11 Jan 2019 12:56 PM