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RPT-AUTOSHOW-China EV maker Byton says business as usual despite management upheaval

18 Apr 2019

SHANGHAI, April 18 Chinese electric vehicle (EV) maker Byton, which is facing a management shake-up and questions about funding an expansion, said it has received over 50,000 orders globally for its new SUV model and plans to start production at the end of this year.

China EV maker Byton says business as usual despite management upheaval

18 Apr 2019

SHANGHAI Chinese electric vehicle (EV) maker Byton, which is facing a management shake-up and questions about funding an expansion, said it has received over 50,000 orders globally for its new SUV model and plans to start production at the end of this year.

RPT-FOCUS-No-frills no longer: GM's China brand Baojun attempts a major makeover

17 Apr 2019

* Baojun grew rapidly by selling no-frills cars in smaller cities

No-frills no longer: GM's China brand Baojun attempts a major makeover

17 Apr 2019

LIUZHOU, China/BEIJING By many measures, General Motors' China brand Baojun has been an exceptional success story, growing at breakneck speed by selling low-cost no-frills vehicles in smaller cities and rural areas.

China auto sales drop at smallest pace in seven months, tax cuts help

12 Apr 2019

BEIJING China's auto sales fell again in March but the pace of decline was the smallest in seven months, industry data showed, as car makers reduced retail prices to boost business after Beijing handed out tax cuts to spur consumer spending.

China auto sales drop at smallest pace in seven months, tax cuts help

12 Apr 2019

BEIJING China's auto sales fell again in March but the pace of decline was the smallest in seven months, industry data showed, as car makers reduced retail prices to boost business after Beijing handed out tax cuts to spur consumer spending.

Ford to launch more than 30 new models in China over next three years

03 Apr 2019

SHANGHAI/BEIJING Ford Motor plans to launch more than 30 new models in China over the next three years of which over a third will be electric vehicles, the U.S. automaker said on Wednesday, as it seeks to reverse slumping sales in the world's top auto market. | Video

China electric car firm BYD's shares dip on subsidy cuts, sales worries

28 Mar 2019

BEIJING Shares in Chinese electric car maker BYD Co Ltd fell more than 3 percent on Thursday, weighed down by concerns over government cuts to subsidies on new energy vehicles and the firm's first-quarter sales, analysts said.

UPDATE 1-China electric car firm BYD's shares dip on subsidy cuts, sales worries

28 Mar 2019

* Analysts say Q1 sales a concern, subsidy cuts to weigh (Updates March 27 story with share price reaction and analyst comment)

Focus: Great Wall, Ford hitch up to burgeoning Chinese demand for pickup trucks

27 Mar 2019

BEIJING Grey Liu bought his third vehicle four months ago - a Foton pickup truck, lured by its $7,000 price tag and its ability to transport his sports motorcycle to the grasslands of northern China where he likes to ride.

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Afghan communications ministry attacked, seven killed

At least seven people were killed in an attack on the Afghan communications ministry in central Kabul on Saturday, breaking months of relative calm in the capital and underlining the continued security threats despite efforts to open peace talks with the Taliban.