• Sat, 16 Dec 2017 16:30
    Airbag factory workers demand higher bonus
    About 800 workers at an airbag manufacturing plant in Prachin Buri staged a sit-in protest inside their factory on Saturday morning to demand a higher year-end bonus.
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  • Tue, 17 Oct 2017 08:36
    Daimler recalls million-plus vehicles over airbag problems: report
    German carmaker Daimler is recalling more than a million vehicles, including Mercedes, due to a problem with the airbags, a company spokesman was quoted as saying Monday.
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  • Mon, 18 Sep 2017 10:33
    GM to recall 2.5 mn vehicles in China over Takata airbags
    BEIJING - General Motors will recall more than 2.5 million vehicles in China over airbag concerns, Chinese authorities said, dealing a blow to the US automaker in the world's largest car market.
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  • Tue, 29 Aug 2017 15:23
    Toyota Vietnam recalls more than 20,000 Vios, Yaris cars
    Toyota Motor Vietnam is recalling more than 20,000 Vios and Yaris sedans to check and replace the airbag inflator module of the front passenger airbag.
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  • Mon, 26 Jun 2017 08:55
    Japan's airbag giant Takata files for bankruptcy protection
    TOKYO - Japan's crisis-hit car parts maker Takata said it filed for bankruptcy protection on Monday, after deadly faults in its airbags triggered the auto industry's biggest ever safety recall.
  • Mon, 26 Jun 2017 08:00
    Japan's airbag giant Takata says filed for bankruptcy protection
    TOKYO - Japan's crisis-hit airbag maker Takata on Monday filed for bankruptcy protection, the company said.
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  • Thu, 22 Jun 2017 13:28
    Airbag maker Takata plummets 55% on bankruptcy fears
    TOKYO - Takata shares plummeted by 55 percent Thursday on fears the troubled airbag maker plans to file for bankruptcy and sell its assets to a US company.
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  • Tue, 13 Jun 2017 12:08
    Honda continues its campaign to replace faulty airbags
    Honda Automobile (Thailand) Co Ltd previously announced that some affected Honda vehicles in Thailand may require inspection and replacement of Takata airbag inflators.
  • Wed, 07 Jun 2017 01:00
    Saha Group will allocate part of a Bt3-billion in investment budget for the construction of an airbag-fabrics factory in Thailand in partnership with its Japanese partner Toyobo, as well as investing in a new warehouse, Saha chairman Boonsithi Chokwatana said.
  • Sun, 29 Jan 2017 07:12
    Volkswagen recalls nearly 600,000 Audis in US
    NEW YORK - German carmaker Volkswagen will recall nearly 600,000 vehicles in the United States, most of them its premium Audi brand, over defects that could lead to fires or airbag malfunctions.
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  • Mon, 26 Dec 2016 09:48
    BMW to recall nearly 200,000 cars in China
    BEIJING - German luxury carmaker BMW will recall nearly 200,000 vehicles in China because of flawed airbags, according to the country's quality regulator and the company.
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  • Fri, 04 Nov 2016 09:39
    Japanese airbag part manufacturer prepares for possible bankruptcy
    Tokyo - Beleaguered Japanese car-parts supplier Takata is preparing for a possible bankruptcy filing for its US subsidiary amid mounting costs stemming from its faulty airbag inflators, the Nikkei business daily reported Friday.
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  • Wed, 26 Oct 2016 13:32
    Toyota recalling nearly six million more Takata airbags
    TOKYO - Toyota said Wednesday it was recalling another 5.8 million Takata-made airbags in a global safety scandal blamed for a string of deaths and injuries.
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  • Fri, 21 Oct 2016 08:15
    Takata airbag rupture linked to 11th US death
    SAN FRANCISCO - The rupture of a recalled airbag made by the Japanese company Takata has been linked to an 11th US death, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration said Thursday.
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  • Fri, 16 Sep 2016 09:29
    Fiat Chrysler recalls 1.9 vehicles worldwide due to airbag defect
    New York - Automaker Fiat Chrysler has recalled 1.9 million vehicles worldwide due to a possible defect preventing airbags and seatbelts from functioning properly in collisions, the company announced Thursday.
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