Bangkok government announces plans pushing for 30% of Thailand's total auto production to be electric by 2030
Volkswagen's Audi and its Chinese state-owned partner FAW Group have won approval to start building their $3.3bn EV plant in Changchun city in the northeast in April.
The donation was worth $5.74 billion at the time he gave away the stocks, when US politicians were urging the wealthy to pay more tax. The charity or recipients of his gift have not been named
Shares of Contemporary Amperex Technology Ltd rose 3.7% on Monday after the battery supplier denied rumours it was seeking help with US sanctions and recently lost a deal with Tesla.
Smart charging software allows EV owners to plug in anytime for cheap off-peak hour rates. This eases strain on the power grid and saves drivers money
Smaller electric vehicles should be subject to lower import tax rates than larger ones, as part of the ministry's plan to promote their adoption, the report said
Under the Biden administration, road safety officials are taking a closer look at Tesla and its much-touted 'autonomous' and 'full self driving' claims, which critics say are irresponsible and misleading
In late January Beijing municipal government listed EV facilities that could proceed this year - in a work report in which it listed key projects for the city in 2022
The Japanese car giant's earnings have been boosted by a weaker yen, but the semiconductor shortage has hit its production figures