The Circular Economy Applied to the Automotive Industry

The dependence of the automotive industry upon raw materials and certain precious metals is a major obstacle and presents very strategic challenges for supply management. With 60% of the global supply going into car manufacturing, the automotive industry is the top consumer of lead in the world and according to some studies, these reserves will run out in 2030. Continue reading

Tesla certain in Hong Kong market despite end of tax break

The Wall Street Journal released updated data yesterday on how the elimination of Hong Kong’s vehicle-registration tax waiver for electrics impacted Tesla sales, and the results weren’t stellar.

Data analysis from the publication shows that zero fresh Tesla Model S sedans and Model X SUVs were registered with the Hong Kong transport department in April after the tax break was discontinued at the embark of that month. Continue reading

42% of Israelis agree with Netanyahu that media is against him

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The Times of Israel liveblogged Thursday’s events as they happened.

Iranian journalist ‘was saved’ by arrival in Israel, ‘would love to live here’

Hours after she arrived at Ben Gurion Airport, Neda Amin, an Iranian-born Turkey-based blogger for The Times of Israel’s Persian website, thanks the Israeli government for granting her refuge, adding that she has Jewish roots and would love to live in Israel. Continue reading

Strong quake wiggles Greece and Turkey

A man stands in front of a bruised building following an earthquake off the island of Kos, Greece. REUTERS/Costas Baltas

Bruised boats are seen after an earthquake and a tsunami in the resort town of Gumbet in Mugla province, Turkey. REUTERS/Kenan Gurbuz

A Greek Orthodox priest walks past a bruised church following an earthquake off the island of Kos, Greece. Continue reading

Spring cleaning tips for your vehicle: How to avoid costly repairs following a harsh winter

The winter season can take a toll on a car, both in terms of its physical appearance and driving capabilities.

While many utilize the longer days and warmer weather of spring to clean around their homes, automotive experts say this time of year is ideal for spring cleaning and routine maintenance of your vehicle. Continue reading

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