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Volvo Pioneers Autonomous, Self-driving Refuse Truck in the Urban Environment

Volvo Pioneers Autonomous, Self-driving Refuse Truck in the Urban Environment

GÖTEBORG, Sweden, May 17 (Korea Bizwire) –In the latest research and development in self-driving vehicles, Volvo Group, together with Swedish waste and recycling specialists Renova, is testing a pioneering autonomous refuse truck that has the potential to be used across the urban environment. The project explores how automation can contribute to enhanced traffic safety, improved working conditions and [...]

Dubuc Motors Receives SEC Qualification Under US JOBS Act

Dubuc Motors Receives SEC Qualification Under US JOBS Act

MENLO PARK, Calif., Feb. 23 (Korea Bizwire) — Dubuc Motors, the company behind the Tomahawk – the world’s first 2+2 electric sports car, announced today the launch of the live offering phase of its equity crowdfunding campaign after the qualification of its filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The company revealed its electric [...]

Covisint Recognized as Supplier of the Year for Second Consecutive Year by SAIC General Motors

Covisint Recognized as Supplier of the Year for Second Consecutive Year by SAIC General Motors

DETROIT and SHANGHAI, China, Jan. 24 (Korea Bizwire) — Covisint Corporation (Nasdaq:COVS) today announced it has been recognized as a supplier of the year by SAIC General Motors for the second consecutive year during the Annual Suppliers’ Conference and 2016 Suppliers’ Awards Ceremony, held in Wuhan City, January 21, 2017. A photo accompanying this announcement [...]

Volkswagen Financial Services AG Acquires PayByPhone

Volkswagen Financial Services AG Acquires PayByPhone

VANCOUVER, BC and BRAUNSCHWEIG, GERMANY, Dec. 28 (Korea Bizwire) – Volkswagen Financial Services AG and PayByPhone today announced that the financial services division of Volkswagen Group has acquired PayByPhone, the world’s leading parking payment provider. The deal positions Volkswagen Financial Services AG as the clear leader in mobile payments and parking sectors, while providing the [...]

Covisint Launches Supplier Engagement Platform for SAIC General Motors and NextEV in China

Covisint Launches Supplier Engagement Platform for SAIC General Motors and NextEV in China

DETROIT and SHANGHAI, China, Dec. 7 (Korea Bizwire) — Covisint Corporation (Nasdaq:COVS) today announced that it has signed agreements with Chinese automotive OEMs, SAIC General Motors (SGM) and NextEV to launch supplier engagement platforms for each of their global enterprises. The Covisint platform provides the foundation for SAIC General Motors (SGM) and NextEV to provide [...]

Telenav Expands Global Automotive Presence to South Korea to Further Extend Its Reach into the Asian Auto Market

Telenav Expands Global Automotive Presence to South Korea to Further Extend Its Reach into the Asian Auto Market

SANTA CLARA, Calif., Oct. 11 (Korea Bizwire) — Telenav®, Inc. (NASDAQ:TNAV), a leader in connected car and location-based services today announced the company’s further expansion in Asia with Telenav Korea Limited, and the opening of its office in Incheon, South Korea, an emerging economic hub and innovation center located just west of Seoul. The office [...]

Zipcar to Launch Its First Floating Car-Sharing Service in Brussels

Zipcar to Launch Its First Floating Car-Sharing Service in Brussels

BRUSSELS, Belgium, May 31 (Korea Bizwire) —  Zipcar, the world’s leading car-sharing network, today announced its intention to launch a new floating car-sharing service in Brussels. This will mark the seventh major country launch for the brand in Europe and the introduction of its most flexible car-sharing service to date. A photo accompanying this announcement [...]

Nissan and BMW Partner to Deploy Dual Fast Chargers Across the U.S. to Benefit Electric Vehicle Drivers

Nissan and BMW Partner to Deploy Dual Fast Chargers Across the U.S. to Benefit Electric Vehicle Drivers

    NASHVILLE, Dec.22 (Korea Bizwire) - Nissan and BMW are joining forces to offer public fast charging at 120 locations across 19 states in an effort to support Nissan LEAF and BMW i3 customers and to promote increased adoption of electric vehicles (EVs) nationwide. With this partnership between two of the top EV manufacturers, Nissan [...]

Padmasree Warrior Appointed as the CEO of NextEV U.S.

Padmasree Warrior Appointed as the CEO of NextEV U.S.

SAN JOSE, CA and SHANGHAI, CHINA, Dec. 16 (Korea Bizwire) – Today, NextEV announced Padmasree Warrior as the Chief Development Officer of NextEV, and Chief Executive Officer of their United States company. Warrior is a technology industry veteran, most recently serving as Cisco’s Chief Technology and Strategy Officer. Previously, she served as Executive Vice President [...]

Labaton Sucharow Announces Opportunity for Volkswagen Investors Who Suffered Losses in the Emissions Scandal

Labaton Sucharow Announces Opportunity for Volkswagen Investors Who Suffered Losses in the Emissions Scandal

NEW YORK, Oct. 22 (Korea Bizwire) — Labaton Sucharow LLP, AKD, and Breiteneder Rechtsanwälte Attorneys at Law announced today an opportunity to join the Stichting Volkswagen Investors Claim, a nonprofit organization established in the Netherlands to represent the interests of investors in Volkswagen Group (“VW”) securities following the automobile manufacturer’s admission of fraud in the [...]