Date: Tue, 2 Nov 2004 08:20:15 +0100 From: "Henrik B." <saabnospamPAM_tdcadsl.dk> Subject: Re: GM Cuts
"Dan" <dannospamam.com> skrev i en meddelelse news:wFDhd.21209$Df1.11641nospamter.rdc-kc.rr.com... >> I read an article a few months ago that said all Saab engineers, >> designers and similar workers were being cut. This amounted to about 1300 >> people. The real sad news is that this is really the death of Saab. It >> was controversial, but I actually liked the 900 that came out in 1994, >> though I haven't owned one. I like the GM-based Saabs. But now, Saabs >> will not have any design input from the people who made Saab what it is. > > I read that article as well. I am wondering of the likely-hood the > Swedish assembly plant will be closed. The article isn't correct. Saab will lay of 540 people just after new years. It'll almost all be "office-people" - not production. Also, wjen Opel in Germany is going to fyre 10,000 workers, Opel's production-capacity will so much reduced, that they have got get some of the models produced elsewhere. Cheers!