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Driver killed in WHO vehicle carrying virus swabs in Myanmar

Driver killed in WHO vehicle carrying virus swabs in Myanmar

A World Health Organization vehicle carrying swabs from patients to be tested for coronavirus came under gunfire in Myanmar's western Rakhine state and the driver was killed, the United Nations said on Tuesday.

Vehicle inspection can be done until Dec 31: Fahes

Vehicle inspection can be done until Dec 31: Fahes

Woqod Vehicles Inspection (Fahes) has announced that once the Covid-19 crisis ends and when the stations are up and running, customers who have paid the fees online will be entitled to a vehicle inspection until December 31 ...

India's passenger vehicle sales drop at steepest pace in nearly two decades

India's passenger vehicle sales drop at steepest pace in nearly two decades

India's domestic passenger vehicle sales in July dived at the steepest pace in nearly two decades, an auto industry body said on Tuesday, as a financing crunch deepened a crisis in the country ...

Major automakers back compromise on US vehicle emissions rules, urge deal

Major automakers back compromise on US vehicle emissions rules, urge deal

A group of major automakers have backed a compromise on vehicle emissions aimed at heading off a confrontation between California and the Trump administration over requirements through 2026 ...

Toyota rockets past Elon Musk to put a lunar vehicle on the moon

Toyota rockets past Elon Musk to put a lunar vehicle on the moon

The Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency is teaming up with the country’s largest carmaker to build a six-wheeled self-driving transporter that can carry two humans for a distance of 10,000 kilometres.

Nissan Leaf gets approval for vehicle-to-grid use in Germany

Nissan Leaf gets approval for vehicle-to-grid use in Germany

Nissan's Leaf became the first electric vehicle (EV) to secure regulatory approval as an energy backstop for Germany's electricity grid, the Japanese carmaker said on Tuesday ...

Tesla says crashed vehicle had been on autopilot prior to accident

Tesla says crashed vehicle had been on autopilot prior to accident

Tesla Inc said on Friday that a Tesla Model X involved a fatal crash in California last week had activated its Autopilot system, raising new questions about the semi-autonomous system that handles some driving tasks.

Uber reaches settlement with family of autonomous vehicle victim

Uber reaches settlement with family of autonomous vehicle victim

The family of the woman killed by an Uber Technologies Inc self-driving vehicle in Arizona has reached a settlement with the ride services company, ending a potential legal battle ...

Vehicle ploughs into pedestrians in Shanghai, 18 injured

Vehicle ploughs into pedestrians in Shanghai, 18 injured

Eighteen people were injured on Friday, three seriously, after a vehicle caught fire and mounted the pavement in a busy part of central Shanghai and ploughed into pedestrians, said police.

Driverless taxi firm eyes operations in 10 cities by 2020

Driverless taxi firm eyes operations in 10 cities by 2020

A US software firm which chose Singapore for the world's first public trial of driverless taxis hopes to be operating in 10 Asian and US cities by 2020, an executive said Monday.

Monthly vehicle sales touch 5,600

Monthly vehicle sales touch 5,600

Qatar witnessed average monthly sales of 5,600 private vehicles, totalling 67,000 newly-manufactured vehicles during 2015...

GCC man jailed for burning vehicle

GCC man jailed for burning vehicle

A Doha Criminal Court has sentenced a GCC national to more than seven years in jail and imposed a fine of QR3,000 for setting fire to his vehicle while intoxicated.