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Scotiabank and General Motors of Canada celebrate one-year anniversary of credit card partnership


TORONTO, ON – Marketwired – September 21, 2016 – This month, Scotiabank and General Motors of Canada celebrated the one-year anniversary of the launch of the Scotiabank® GM®* Visa* Card and the Scotiabank® GM®* VISA* Infinite Card. 

General Motors of Canada Media Statement


OSHAWA, ON, September 20, 2016 — General Motors of Canada and Unifor have reached a tentative new collective agreement, covering approximately 3,860 represented employees at just after midnight on September 20th 2016.

General Motors Announces Expansion of Connected and Autonomous Vehicle Engineering and Software Development Work in Canada to Reach Approximately 1000 Positions With Oshawa Tech Centre Now at Capacity, GM Will Open New Markham Software Centre this Year


Oshawa, Ont. (June 10, 2016) – General Motors was today joined by Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and Premier Kathleen Wynne in Oshawa to announce a major expansion of its engineering and software work in Canada with focus on supporting the development of innovative new automotive systems and technologies for the future.

GM Design Chief Ed Welburn To Retire July 1


WARREN, Mich. – Ed Welburn, vice president of General Motors Global Design, told employees today he will retire effective July 1, following a 44-year career with the company.

GM Canada Collaborations with Canadian Universities and Research Institutions


(Oshawa, Ontario, October 29, 2015) – Today, GM Canada president and managing director Steve Carlisle toured the McMaster University campus in Hamilton, Ontario as part of the Company’s efforts to inspire and support innovation for the future of the automobile.

GM Canada Announces David W. Paterson as Vice President Corporate and Environmental Affairs


Oshawa, Ontario (December 2, 2014) — GM Canada today announced that David W. Paterson has rejoined the company as vice president, corporate and environmental affairs.


GM Canada Recognized As One Of Canada’s Top 100 Employers


OSHAWA, ON (November 4, 2014) — GM Canada has been selected as one of Canada’s “Top 100 Employers” by Mediacorp Canada Inc. in its annual survey of Canadian businesses. This is the fourth consecutive year that GM Canada has been included.

General Motors Statement on GM Ignition Switch Compensation Program


We are pleased that Mr. Feinberg has completed the next step with our ignition switch compensation program to help victims and their families.

General Motors of Canada Adopts Compensation Program for Ignition Switch Recall


Oshawa, Ontario (June 5, 2014) — General Motors of Canada Limited today announced that it will adopt the same compensation program for Canadians who have lost loved ones or who have suffered serious physical injuries as the result of an ignition switch failure in recently recalled vehicles, as was announced today by GM Company in the United States.

GM Receives Extremely ‘Thorough,’ ‘Brutally Tough’ and ‘Deeply Troubling’ Valukas Report


General Motors CEO Mary Barra said today that GM has received the findings of an investigation by former U.S. Attorney Anton Valukas into the Cobalt ignition switch recall and plans to act on all of its recommendations.

GM Shipping Ignition Parts and Dealer Repairs Underway


OSHAWA – General Motors has shipped thousands of kits consisting of ignition switches, ignition cylinders and key sets for older model small cars subject to a safety recall.

GM Delivered 2.4 Million Vehicles Globally in Q1 


DETROIT – General Motors Co. dealers delivered 2,416,028 vehicles around the world in the first quarter of 2014, up 2 percent compared with a year ago.

GM Statement: Barra Vows to Rebuild Customer Trust


General Motors CEO Mary Barra today testified before the Senate Subcommittee on Consumer Protection, Product Safety and Insurance investigating the GM ignition switch recall.

GM’s March Sales Report Delayed Due to System Issues


OSHAWA – General Motors of Canada’s March sales will be delayed several hours due to a computer systems issue that impacted dealer sales reporting. The company expects to report its sales later this afternoon.

GM Recalls Older Model Vehicles to Fix Power Steering


OSHAWA – General Motors informed the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration and Transport Canada today that it would recall more than 1.3 million vehicles in the U.S. (145,700 in Canada) that may experience a sudden loss of electric power steering assist.

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