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AvtoVAZ to be Headed by Igor Komarov
AvtoVAZ to be Headed by Igor Komarov

25 Aug 2009, 12:15 UTC / Troubled Russian manufacturer AvtoVAZ will get a new president in the following days, as its former head, Boris Alyoshin, decided to step down, Russian media reported on Tuesday. He will be replaced...

 
AvtoVAZ Workers Rallied Against Potential Job Cuts
AvtoVAZ Workers Rallied Against Potential Job Cuts

10 Aug 2009, 14:37 UTC / After we reported in late July that Russia's biggest auto maker, AvtoVAZ was closing its production gates for a month, we now return with updated news regarding this subject. More than 2,000...

 
AvtoVAZ Will Shutdown for a Month
AvtoVAZ Will Shutdown for a Month

22 Jul 2009, 12:03 UTC / Russia's largest car maker, AvtoVAZ faces more problems due to the current economic climatel. Faced with plunging sales, the auto maker is expected to close its gates and suspend production for...

 
AvtoVAZ Not Interested in Opel, Magna
AvtoVAZ Not Interested in Opel, Magna

19 Jun 2009, 14:59 UTC / Russian automaker AvtoVAZ has no interest in joining forces with Opel or Magna International, the company's president said in a statement for Reuters. "No one has made us any such offer...

 
Lada Priora SW in the Spotlight
Lada Priora SW in the Spotlight

12 Jun 2009, 13:05 UTC / Russian automakers tend to become more important players in the global automotive industry, especially after several local investors got involved in Opel's acquisition by Magna International. A...

 
Russia's AvtoVAZ Receives 8 Billion Rubles Loan
Russia's AvtoVAZ Receives 8 Billion Rubles Loan

8 Apr 2009, 18:27 UTC / AvtoVAZ, one of the largest automakers in Russia, will receive up to 8 billion rubles ($239.5 million) in loans from two state-controlled lenders. Sberbank and VTB will provide 4 billion rubles each...

 
Russian Izhavto Succumbs to the Crisis
Russian Izhavto Succumbs to the Crisis

2 Apr 2009, 07:45 UTC / The Russian automotive industry lost yesterday its first assembly plant, as Izhavto announced it would stop production indefinitely, Autonews reported. The closure of the plant, which assembles vehi...

 
Russia's AvtoVAZ Receives 20bn Rubles, Putin Confirms
Russia's AvtoVAZ Receives 20bn Rubles, Putin Confirms

30 Mar 2009, 17:05 UTC / Russia's Prime Minister Vladimir Putin confirmed today that AvtoVAZ will receive more than 20 billion rubles (about $587.4 million) in state funds to get through the economic crisis and pay its...