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  1. CAW reaches four-year deal with Ford hours before strike deadline

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    Scott Deveau Sep 17, 2012 Financial Post The Canadian Auto Workers union said it had reached a new four-year tentative agreement with Ford Motor Co. just hours ahead of its strike deadline Monday night. Ken Lewenza, CAW president, said the union leadership had agreed unanimously to take the...
  2. Hyundai Motor union plans new strike, still talking

    Competition News
    July 16, 2012 Automotive News SEOUL (Reuters) -- The main union at South Korea's Hyundai Motor said it will resume wage talks with management mid-week and stage another partial strike on Friday, signalling protracted labor tension at the world's fifth-biggest carmaker and affiliate Kia Motors...
  3. UAW says no-vote on Ford deal will result in strike; Ford says it will hire scabs

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    UAW says no-vote on Ford deal will result in strike; Ford says it will hire scabs By Mark Kleis Oct 13th, 2011 LLN With voting underway to ratify the Ford-UAW four-year labor contract and things ever-so-slightly not going according to plan, Ford has issued what some might take as a stern...
  4. Ford is most vulnerable without strike ban as UAW talks open

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    Ford is most vulnerable without strike ban as UAW talks open July 22, 2011 Automotive News DETROIT (Bloomberg) -- Ford Motor Co., the most profitable U.S. carmaker, heads into contract talks with the UAW next week in the worst position among the three U.S. automakers. Because Ford didn't take...
  5. GM India hit by a Strike

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    Strike by workers slams brakes on GM India’s production at Halol unit Oct 30 2010 indianexpress.com Demanding hike in wages, nearly 800 workers at the Halol unit of General Motors India went on a strike on Friday morning, forcing the company to stop production. This comes close on the heels of...
  6. South African Strike Hits Ford, Others

    Ford Motor Company Discussion
    South African Strike Kits Ford, Others South African autoworkers seeking wage increases more than triple the inflation rate went on an indefinite strike on Wednesday, slamming the brakes on auto production in Africa's largest economy. The powerful National Union of Metalworkers of South Africa...
  7. China parts strike idles Toyota factory

    Asian Competition
    Toyota halted production at a car plant in Guangzhou, China, after one of its suppliers was shut down by a strike. Toyota suspended output Tuesday, Hitoshi Yokoyama, a Beijing-based spokesman for the carmaker, said. Workers at a Guangzhou venture of Denso, Japan's largest auto-parts maker...
  8. Toyota halts Chinese plant after strike at supplier

    Asian Competition
    TOKYO - Toyota said it stopped production today at one of its main factories in China after a strike at a supplier, the latest labor action to hit a Japanese carmaker in recent weeks in the country. More...
  9. UAW's King Says Union, Ford Can't Afford Strike

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    http://quote.bloomberg.com/apps/news?pid=20601087&sid=a4i17D9He_zU July 6 (Bloomberg) -- The United Auto Workers and Ford Motor Co. must enter this month's contract talks realizing that neither side can afford a strike, the union's top Ford negotiator told members, according to a person with...
  10. Interfax:Russian Ford workers suspend strike

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    ST. PETERSBURG. Feb 15 (Interfax) - Workers at ZAO Ford Motor Company, a Russian outlet of the U.S. carmaker located in Vsevolozhsk in the Leningrad region, suspended a strike and resumed work at midnight on Wednesday, Alexei Etmanov, the factory's union leader, told Interfax. Taking part in...
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