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Quality of Chinese-built cars better than European ones, Volvo executive admits

By ethan / May 14, 2018

Swedish car maker Volvo says its vehicles built in China might actually be superior in quality to those it makes in Europe. In an interview with Australia’s Go Auto, Volvo’s senior vice-president of design, Robin Page, admitted that some were concerned about the automaker’s decision to build many of its vehicles in China. “What we’re […]


VW executive faces 7 years in US prison over diesel emissions scandal

By ethan / December 6, 2017

Published time: 6 Dec, 2017 09:31 Former senior Volkswagen manager Oliver Schmidt could get a seven-year prison sentence for his role in selling emission-cheating vehicles in the US. Read more The Detroit federal court is due to deliver a verdict on Wednesday. Apart from the jail term Schmidt reportedly faces a fine of between $ […]


Trump’s ‘sanctuary cities’ executive order permanently blocked in US court

By ethan / November 21, 2017

Published time: 21 Nov, 2017 03:28 A US judge berated and ruled President Donald Trump’s “sanctuary cities” executive order unconstitutional. Cities that do not fully comply with federal immigration enforcement are still entitled to billions of dollars in federal money, the judge found. On Monday evening, US District Court Judge William Orrick, of California’s Northern […]

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