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Brazilian auto industry putting workers on paid leave as production plummets 10%

Saturday, July 26th 2014 - 06:18 UTC
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General Motors Co wants to put nearly a fifth of its workers at a factory in Brazil on paid leave, an auto workers union said this week, amid falling output in Latin America's largest economy. Read full article


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  • ChrisR

    Oh yes, that's what fucking around with Mr. Market does for you, especially if you are as stupid as The Liar Mantega and his Bitch Dilma.

    I said this would happen more than six months ago if they didn't stop trying to boss the market.

    Jul 26th, 2014 - 10:59 am - Link - Report abuse 0
  • Klingon

    Same thing is happening here in Arg. Renault put their truck division on standby.
    If the unions didn't keep asking for 30% pay raises every 6 months this may not have happened.
    Paid leave!! WTF. Have them collecting trash off the roads or doing something useful if you are paying them.

    Jul 28th, 2014 - 12:00 am - Link - Report abuse 0

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