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Canada and Ontario governments invest to retool Toyota plant


The Canadian and Ontario governments will invest nearly $34 million to help retool a Toyota plant in Cambridge, Ontario, where a hybrid Lexus SUV will be produced. The Lexus RX450h will be the first hybrid to be built in Canada, said Prime Minister Stephen Harper, who announced that the federal and provincial governments will each provide $16.9 million. "Our government is ...
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The Canadian Auto Workers union (CAW) has recommended GM workers from the southern Ontario plant to accept the automaker's request to open early labor talks. Althought the contract expires in September, ...
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Canada's Prime Minister Stephen Harper announced the renewal of funding for the Canadian auto industry totaling 250 million Canadian dollars. The Automotive Innovation Fund allows manufacturers to apply for funding for ...
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The Canadian Auto Workers has taken a step back in negotiations with the Detroit 3 carmakers by accepting changes in wages and pensions for new hires. CAW National Secretary-Treasurer Peter Kennedy ...
CAW rejects “deep cuts” demanded by GM, Ford and Chrysler
The Canadian Auto Workers union today announced it is facing "unprecedented demands" in contract talks with the Detroit Three automakers. With only one week before the expiry date of CAW's agreements ...
Canada sees lowest investment in the auto industry since mid-1980s
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General Motors invests $68 million in Oshawa plant
General Motors announced it will invest $68 million at its assembly plant in Oshawa, Ontario, Canada, where the next generation of the Chevrolet Impala will be built. The Detroit-based automaker added ...
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Nissan Motor CEO Carlos Ghosn delivered a sharp criticism of his company’s Canadian subsidiary, saying that Nissan's 5-per-cent market share in Canada is “absolutely unacceptable” and must be doubled. Carlos Ghosn ...

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