Ford Motor
Jan 15, 2018

Ford plans $11bn electric car investment by 2022

Ford will significantly increase its investment in electric vehicles, and will have 40 hybrid and fully electric vehicles in its line-up by 2022.

Dec 27, 2017

China extends tax rebate for electric cars, hybrids

China's tax exemption on purchases of new-energy vehicles will run until 31 December 2020.

Nov 10, 2017

Ford, Ekso team up for 'bionic' auto workers

The companies develop EksoVests, mechanical exoskeletons that will help factory workers to function like bionic people.


US to remove 'unnecessary' barriers to self-driving vehicles

The US National Highway Traffic-Safety Administration says it is looking for input on "unnecessary regulatory barriers" to self-driving.

Sep 29, 2017

BlackBerry shares soar as software sales hit record

The Canadian firm reported stronger-than-expected quarterly profit yesterday as software sales hit a record, sending shares up 14%.

Sep 29, 2017

Lyft IPO could benefit diverse group of investors

An initial public offering by the ride services firm could benefit a broad cross-section of investors, including Alibaba and Tencent.

Sep 27, 2017

Ford, Lyft partner to deploy self-driving cars

Ford Motor looks to collaborate with Lyft to deploy Ford self-driving vehicles on the ride services company's network in large numbers by 2021.

Aug 21, 2017

BlackBerry rally derailed as investors lose patience

Lacklustre earnings and competitive threats raise doubts about prospects for a turnaround at the business software maker.

Aug 8, 2017

Tesla seeks $1.5bn junk bond issue

The US electric car maker will raise about $1.5?billion through its first offering of junk bonds to increase production of its new Model 3 sedan.

Jul 20, 2017

US approves self-driving cars proposal

The measure would require automakers to submit safety assessment reports to US regulators, but would not require pre-market approval.

Jun 14, 2017

Apple confirms car plans

The tech giant has said for the first time that it is working on technology for autonomous cars, instead of manufacturing its own vehicle.


Trump administration re-evaluates self-driving car guidance

The US reviews guidelines that call on automakers to submit details of self-driving vehicle systems to regulators.

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