GM stops production in Oshawa because of strike in the United States

The assembly of vehicles is suspended until further notice at the General Motors (GM) plant in Oshawa, Ontario, due to the strike of the automaker’s workers in the United States. “Plans are to resume production as soon as possible, when the US [UAW] strike will…

New study suggests staying away from airplane water

You have probably never thought much about the quality of water in an airplane. Maybe it’s time for you to do it. A recent study classifies water served in major regional and US airlines. Drink if you are on an Alaska Airlines or Allegiant Air…

Airbnb wants to make the jump on the stock market in 2020

The site of short-term rentals Airbnb announced in a statement Thursday that it intends to become a public company next year. The private company, founded in 2008 in San Francisco, has not specified in which stock market it intends to register its shares or the…

Sony, Microsoft and Nintendo Challenge US Customs Taxes

Sony, Microsoft and Nintendo have asked the US authorities to remove video game consoles from the list of products hit by potential new taxes on imports from China, according to a letter made public Wednesday. After a first burst of customs duties on a portion…