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Full article:Tanzania Hold’s 17th AutoExpo Africa 2014

Tanzania Hold’s 17th AutoExpo Africa 2014

17th Auto Expo 2014 In order provide the African community a boost to the gradually growing automobile industry in the continent, Tanzania holds an annual Auto Expo every year. The event is being held at the Mlimani Conference Center, Dar-es-Salaam between 8th till 10th May,2014. The exhibition is aimed at attracting more then 28 countries...

Full article:It’s Ford’s Turn to Recall

It’s Ford’s Turn to Recall

Ford GM Facing Customer Wrath The automobile news has been high abuzz with General Motors (GM) taken to court due to the ignition switch issues that have so far resulted in 13 casualties. The company is in a fix recalling thousands of cars featuring certain models, fighting court battles and carrying out testing experiments to...

Full article:Ford GM Threatened By Russia’s Downward Spiral

Ford GM Threatened By Russia’s Downward Spiral

  Trouble in Russia Russia has recently been the recipient of severe opposition due to its annexation of Crimean from Ukraine. The West along with the support of the European Union has banished Russia from the G8 and Nato along with imposing bans on the country for violating international laws. Due to such drastic situation...

Full article:PACE Awards Honor Innovators of Automotive Safety

PACE Awards Honor Innovators of Automotive Safety

  The modern era is fully equipped with state of the art technology along with technological innovations that are taking place by leaps and bounds. The progress and growth in this field is outstanding with new and improved techniques and gadgets to make life easy, fast and compact. The implementation of such technology in numerous...

Full article:SA Automotive Investment Scheme to Benefit 181 Projects

SA Automotive Investment Scheme to Benefit 181 Projects

The South African Automotive Investment Scheme (AIS) has been one of the most successful platforms that provides potential opportunities for numerous firms and companies as well as Small Medium Enterprises. On a similar note, the Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) recently approved 181 projects that will eventually benefit from the Automotive Investment Scheme in...

Full article:Nissan SA Takes Over Distribution In More African Countries

Nissan SA Takes Over Distribution In More African Countries

  Due to the increase in imports of Japanese vehicles in Africa and its lenient import policies, there has been a huge inflow of automobiles in the continent. In order to ensure efficient distribution throughout numerous countries, Nissan South Africa will take over distribution of Japanese Manufactured Vehicles in additional African Countries. Nissan South Africa...

Full article:Asantehene Stresses On Automobile Investment in Ghana

Asantehene Stresses On Automobile Investment in Ghana

In order to increase investments in Ghana and to solidify the economic backbone of the country, the Asantehene has stressed upon the dire need of investment in the automobile sector of the country. The Stallion Group Limited, who are currently the distributors of Honda, Hyundai, Audi, Skoda and Ashok Leyland were urged by the Asantehene,...

Full article:Trinidad Tobago on the Track of Robust Growth – IMF

Trinidad Tobago on the Track of Robust Growth – IMF

  Rapid Growth After several years of below par performance, Trinidad Tobago is finally on the track of experiencing robust growth according to International Monetary Fund's 2014 report. The twin island's Article IV consultation conducted by IMF under the supervision of Elie Canetti concluded that the country will grown approximately 2.5% in 2014 after experiencing...

Full article:Telefonica and KPN Partners with Tesla for M2M Connectivity Throughout Europe

Telefonica and KPN Partners with Tesla for M2M Connectivity Throughout Europe

Tesla, the fuel conserving electric car manufacturers, that will be the choice of many has teamed up with European operator groups Telefonica and KPN for M2M agreements. The two operators will provide the Tesla Model S in car connectivity throughout Europe. Telefonica M2M platform that recently made waves by winning the 2014 award for Progress...

Full article:Japanese Firms Tap Vehicle Market In Tanzania

Japanese Firms Tap Vehicle Market In Tanzania

The increase in investment in the Tanzanian automobile markets by numerous Japanese firms has reflected positively on the economy of the country. The Tanzania Investment Center (TIC) has made public statements supporting and commending the measures taken by Japanese firms for promoting foreign investments in the country and equipping the community with great quality cars...