Man Crashes Truck Into Gates of Russian Embassy in Dublin

The Russian embassy in Ireland said it “appreciates” the co-operation of Irish authorities after a large truck was driven through its gates on Monday afternoon. The embassy had initially accused the Government of violating international law for allowing the incident …

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Ford Suspends Joint-Venture Operations in Russia Over Invasion on Ukraine

United States automobile manufacturer Ford has suspended its joint-venture operations in Russia “until further notice,” citing the Russian invasion of Ukraine. Ford announced in a statement on March 1 that it has informed its partners that it was suspending its …

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Toyota Production Halted After Cyberattack

Toyota along with its subsidiaries Hino and Daihatsuhas halted production in its plants in Japan due to an alleged cyberattack. Toyota’s 28 lines at 14 plants were halted after one of their suppliers, Kojima Industries Corp., was hacked and disrupted …

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Cargo Ship Carrying Porsches Catches Fire in Middle of Atlantic, Crew Abandons Ship

iA cargo ship reportedly carrying several brand new Porsche models and new Volkswagen cars was on its way from Germany to the US when it caught fire on Wednesday in the Atlantic Ocean. The cargo ship Felicity Ace left Germany’s …

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Panasonic Reportedly to Begin Producing Tesla EV Batteries

Japan’s Panasonic is reportedly set to begin producing new lithium-ion batteries for Tesla’s electric vehicles around 2023. The high-capacity batteries could boost the range of electric vehicles over 15 percent, the Nikkei reported, without saying where it obtained the information. …

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Beijing Police Bans Helping Crashed Winter Olympics Vehicles Due to Health Concerns

Beijing police said in a statement that Beijing police said that as part of the national zero-COVID strategy, residents should not even rush to help an Olympics vehicle should it crash to avoid violating the Games’ strict “bubble” against COVID-19. …

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Car Company Citroen Egypt Accused of ‘Enabling Sexual Harassment’ in Advertisement

The Egyptian branch of French car company Citroen is facing accusations of ‘enabling sexual harassment’ for an advert that features acclaimed pop star Amr Diab. In the full clip, Diab nearly hits a woman crossing the road, then he takes …

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