STOCKHOLM/WIESBADEN (Reuters) - General Motors was grappling with the future of two European units on Wednesday, seeking options for Saab after a sale collapsed and preparing to show unions its Opel restructuring plan.
Unions at General Motors' Opel plant in Spain said negotiations with management on a restructuring plan for the factory collapsed late on Wednesday.The central government in Madrid immediately called a meeting between the two sides for Thursday to try and reach a deal over the plant in Figueruelas, northern Spain, which employs 7,000 people.The head of the plant's works council, Juan Jose Arceiz, said the management had rejected a union proposal for a two-year wage freeze.He said the plant's four unions will meet on Thursday to consider what action to take.
General Motors' loss-making unit Opel may need between two and three more months to reach a deal with German unions on a restructuring plan that could see thousands of job cuts and the closure of its Bochum ...
HAMBURG (Reuters) - General Motors' loss-making unit Opel may need between two and three more months to reach a deal with German unions on a restructuring plan that could see thousands of job cuts and the closure of its Bochum factory in 2017, a union spokeswoman said.
HAMBURG (Reuters) - Loss-making General Motors unit Opel has not reached an agreement with its German workforce over a restructuring plan, including the planned closure of its Bochum plant, by the Friday deadline imposed by trade union IG Metall.