Wednesday 1 July 2015

Goodyear to shut down UK plant to cut costs

Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co, a leading tire maker in the United States, said it would shut down its Wolverhampton, England manufacturing plant and transfer production to Europe, the Middle East and Africa (EMEA) to cut costs. Goodyear also said it would transfer consumer tire p


Abandoned trucks, cars to be removed across Bahrain

Abandoned and unused trucks and cars in residential areas across Bahrain are to be removed with immediate effect. This was revealed by parliament’s public utilities and environment affairs committee chairman Jamal Dawood, who told the Gulf Daily News (GDN), our sis


Jaguar launches Ramadan offers in Bahrain

Euro Motors, the exclusive dealer of Jaguar and Land Rover in Bahrain, is offering customers exclusive promotions upon purchase of selected Jaguar cars during the month of Ramadan. The company recently launched the new Jaguar XE in the kingdom.   Under this new


Renault-Nissan Alliance sells 250,000th e-vehicle

The Renault-Nissan Alliance, a leader in zero-emission mobility, has sold its 250,000th electric vehicle: a white Renault ZOE bought by a French engineer. The alliance reached the historic milestone in early June, four and a half  years after the launch of the Nissan Leaf, t


Al-Futtaim names distribution head for Lexus

Al-Futtaim Motors, exclusive distributor of Lexus in the UAE, has appointed French national Benoit Turibe as the head of distributor operations for the brand. Turibe joins from Renault, where he held a number of marketing and communication positions for the last 15 years, most re


Tyre sales clamp in Bahrain’s vehicle repair workshops

Vehicle repair workshops will be banned from selling used tyres in Bahrain’s Southern Governorate, due to concerns that they could be torched by rioters or contribute to road accidents. The Southern Municipal Council yesterday (June 24) agreed to impose the ban based o

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