GM to build 30,000 ventilators for US for $489.4 million

GM to build 30,000 ventilators for US for $489.4 million

General Motors employees report to their first day of work Tuesday, March 31, 2020 at a GM manufacturing facility in Kokomo, Indiana, where GM and Ventec Life Systems are partnering to produce Ventec VOCSN critical care ventilators in response to the COVID-19...
Worldwide coronavirus cases reach 1 million, doubling in a week

Worldwide coronavirus cases reach 1 million, doubling in a week

Reported COVID-19 cases around the world surpassed 1 million on Thursday, doubling in a week as the virus spreads across Europe and North America and establishes a toehold in Africa.  Just before global cases reached 1 million, the COVID-19 worldwide death toll passed...
Global auto production could fall by 1.4 million vehicles this year

Global auto production could fall by 1.4 million vehicles this year

Jeremy Kennedy, a Ford employee, secures the engine and transmission to the subframe of a new 2020 Explorer at Chicago Assembly Plant. Ford As the coronavirus spreads across the globe, shuttered auto plants in Europe, North America and Latin America could reduce...