Home > Social Analysis

Most trending topics in Business & Finance ( last 24 hours ):
Energy Bill General Election Election Conservative Brexit Revenue Bonus Public Sector Military Allowance Profit First Quarter Profit Warning World Bank Euro Mortgage International Monetary Fund Economy Global Economy Manufacturing Manufacturer Extortion Transport Vince Cable Democrats Scandal Electricity Conservatives Labour FTSE 100 Prime Minister Wall Street Barclays Blunder

GM says Venezuelan car plant is seized by government

Published on Thursday 20th of April 2017 10:46:00 AM in BBC

General Motors has said its Venezuelan car plant has been seized by the government as political tension rises in the country.Long-standing divisions in Venezuela have been brought to the fore by a deepening economic crisis.GM said its Venezolana plant in the city of Valencia had been ...

Social Trend Analysis for "GM says Venezuelan car plant is seized by government"

How did this BBC news article about Business fare in social circles?
  • Total number of Likes, Shares, Tweets, Re-Tweets, Pins, Bookmarks & Stumbles :
    9
  • Amongst social networks, this article was most active on Linkedin
  • Total shares on Linkedin : 7
  • Total Plus Ones on Google : 2
  • Social Analysis Summary

    Total Trend count
    9
    Most trending on :
    7 2

    Related Latest Finance News

    Tesla recalls 53,000 cars over brake issue image
    Source : BBC [Read Article] Friday 21st of April 2017 02:16:42 AM
    GM says Venezuelan car plant is seized by government image
    Source : BBC [Read Article] Thursday 20th of April 2017 10:46:00 AM
    ....At least three people were killed in protests this week against the government of President Nicolas Maduro. Venezuela's car industry has been hit by a lack of raw materials due to currency controls and stagnant local production. ...
    Drivers could be paid 'up to £2,000 to scrap diesels' image
    Source : BBC [Read Article] Monday 17th of April 2017 10:17:34 AM
    ....A previous scheme in 2009/10 offered drivers cash payments of £1,000 to trade in their aging cars. This was topped up by matching payments from the car industry and took almost 400,000 of the most polluting vehicles off UK roads. ...
    Self-driving cars will only work when we accept autonomy is a myth image
    Source : Guardian [Read Article] Friday 7th of April 2017 08:00:05 AM
    .... However, this requires a degree of solidarity, which displeases start-ups. The short history of self-driving cars has already been rewritten to suit the advocates of autonomy, many of whom want to see the car industry disrupted rather than augmented. ...
    Soviet saloon image
    Source : BBC [Read Article] Wednesday 5th of April 2017 11:04:36 PM
    .... It's now worth £2,000. As the global classic car industry continues to grow strongly, an increasing number of previously unheralded cars are now being avidly collected. ...
    UK new car sales speed to record high image
    Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 5th of April 2017 09:14:46 AM
    .... But the UK is doing nothing. If the car industry was required to recall those vehicles and upgrade the after-treatment system that would make a sizeable difference to the air pollution problems in our cities. ...
    Record UK car registrations in March image
    Source : BBC [Read Article] Wednesday 5th of April 2017 08:17:31 AM
    . March was the best month to date for UK car registrations, according to the car industry trade body. ...
    Congested, polluted and with car jobs at risk, Stuttgart reaches a crossroads image
    .... Either it does something very serious or it will never meet its targets,” he says. With one in three of all industrial workers in Stuttgart in the car industry, the unions see the coming decarbonised world as dangerous. ...
    UK businesses welcome May's free trade call but warn of no-deal Brexit disaster image
    ....”. However, these messages came as the airline industry and the car industry warned of the consequences of failing to secure an agreement with the EU. ...
    No EU trade deal is better than a bad deal? Don’t bet on it, Theresa May | Jonathan Portes image
    ....But headline tariff rates are not the most important issue by any means. Take the car industry. ...
    Do not let Brexit ruin car industry, urges chair of London Taxi Company image
    Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 22nd of March 2017 07:51:15 AM
    ....Greg Clark, the business secretary, said the new factory and Toyota’s announcement last week that it will invest £240m into modernising its Derbyshire production line is “recognition of our seriousness in the industrial strategy”. He was very confident about the future of the car industry in Britain, he said. ...
    Russia denies Yahoo hack involvement image
    Source : BBC [Read Article] Thursday 16th of March 2017 12:50:43 PM
    Vote of confidence image
    Source : BBC [Read Article] Thursday 16th of March 2017 10:17:03 AM
    . Toyota's decision to invest £240m in its UK operations will be welcome news for the UK car industry. ...
    Brexit and Bochum haunt Vauxhall in the new battle for Ellesmere Port image
    Source : Guardian [Read Article] Saturday 11th of March 2017 04:00:38 PM
    .... “For the future of those employees and for customers in the UK, a zero-tariff environment is really, really important,” Farley said. Britain’s car industry is dominated by continental (Volkswagen and BMW), American (Ford and GM) and Japanese (Nissan and Toyota) manufacturing groups whose main export market is the EU. ...
    'We can make Vauxhall profitable' says Peugeot boss image
    Source : BBC [Read Article] Tuesday 7th of March 2017 12:19:42 PM
    ...
    Vauxhall's Luton and Ellesmere Port factories will face battle after 2021 image
    ....David Bailey, professor of industry at Aston University, said Ellesmere Port is vulnerable due to the uncertainty over Brexit, the number of car parts that Vauxhall has to import and the looser labour laws in Britain than on the continent. The prospect of Brexit looms over the car industry because for each vehicle that is produced in the UK there are hundreds and thousands of movements of parts across the Channel. ...
    Vauxhall deal prompts cautious optimism from UK government image
    Source : BBC [Read Article] Monday 6th of March 2017 03:37:53 PM
    ....PSA has said many countries are reluctant to buy French cars and the Opel brand will help them expand into new markets. The chancellor will have extra motivation to be supportive of the car industry when he delivers Wednesday's Budget. ...
    Vauxhall-Opel sold by GM to Peugeot-Citroen image
    Source : BBC [Read Article] Monday 6th of March 2017 07:31:41 AM
    ....PSA has said many countries are reluctant to buy French cars and the Opel brand will help them expand into new markets. The chancellor will have extra motivation to be supportive of the car industry when he delivers Wednesday's Budget. ...
    Business wish list image
    Source : BBC [Read Article] Sunday 5th of March 2017 01:37:19 AM
    ...."Businesses from across the Chamber network of all sizes, sectors and locations, lament the burden of this high up-front cost, which they are forced to pay before making even a penny of profit," says Dr Marshall. For the UK's car industry it is vital that the chancellor does nothing to harm the sector's competitiveness, which is "very internationally exposed," says Mike Hawes, chief executive of the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders. ...
    A Mini part's incredible journey shows how Brexit will hit the UK car industry image
    . If there is just one anecdote that succinctly sums up the problems that Brexit and the threat of tariffs pose to the UK car industry, it is this: the story behind the crankshaft used in the BMW Mini, which crosses the Channel three times in a 2,000-mile journey before the finished car rolls off the production line. ...
    Ford Bridgend: Welsh secretary 'optimistic' over future image
    Source : BBC [Read Article] Thursday 2nd of March 2017 06:05:24 AM
    ....He said Brexit was "having an effect" and insisted the UK automotive industry was "looking positive". But former business secretary Sir Vince Cable said there were "big uncertainties" around Vauxhall's Ellesmere Port and Luton factories and "bits and pieces of the UK car industry are drifting away". ...
    Jaguar Land Rover pledges 'heart and soul' to UK as new model debuts in Solihull image
    ....Ralf Speth, chief executive of Jaguar Land Rover, said: “The expansion of our product range and building this British-designed and engineered car in the UK is a sign of our confidence in British manufacturing. “We are leading the global premium car industry with our commitment to our home market, and our heart, soul and headquarters will always be in the UK. ...

    Page rendered in 1.5862 seconds.