Ford recalls more than 250,000 vehicles due to door latch issues


first_img Google+ Google+ WhatsApp Ford recalls more than 250,000 vehicles due to door latch issues TAGSdoor latchFiestafordFusionLincoln MKZMexicorecall Previous articleIndiana not detailing ICU capacity as coronavirus cases growNext articleNotre Dame researchers study spread, effects of COVID-19 Brooklyne Beatty WhatsApp IndianaLocalMichiganNationalNews Do you drive a Ford Fusion, Fiesta or Lincoln MKZ? If so, your vehicle may be under recall.Ford is recalling more than 250,000 cars in the U.S., and another 20,000 in Mexico, due to a door latch issue. The company says doors could open unexpectedly, or may not close, as a lever in the door latch can crack and fail.The recall covers 2014 through 2016 Ford Fusions and Lincoln MKZs, and 2014 and 2015 Ford Fiestas.Currently, Ford has not received any reports of crashes or injuries caused by the issue.Owners with vehicles under this recall will be notified starting May 4, and dealers will replace the side door latches.center_img Pinterest Twitter Facebook Pinterest By Brooklyne Beatty – March 26, 2020 0 369 Twitter Facebooklast_img read more

Tangerang police arrest 11 union members over alleged incitement during omnibus protest


first_imgRead also: Key points of labor reform in omnibus bill on job creation: What we know so farNining has called for the police to release the 11 union members and not to arrest more labor union members for provocation to avoid further “social disturbance”.“The arrests were arbitrary,” she added. “It happened in the middle of the night as if they were corruption suspects.”At the time of reporting, the KASBI advocacy team and union leaders are in mediation with the Tangerang Regency police.The police did not immediately respond to the Post’s request for an interview.On Feb. 17, an unknown group of people staged a protest without any prior notice at the KASBI secretariat in Pulo Gadung district, East Jakarta.The protesters spoke briefly spoke about the omnibus bill before they started burning tires and demanding KASBI be dissolved, according to Nining.“This is an act of terror against our unions. We believe that this [protest] occurred because of our stance on the omnibus bill,” she said on Feb. 17.The government considers the bill on job creation essential for attracting foreign investment to help improve economic growth and boost the nation’s ease of doing business. If passed, the omnibus bill would amend about 1,200 articles in more than 80 prevailing laws.Read also: Guide to omnibus bill on job creation: 1,028 pages in 10 minutesWorkers, however, have been campaigning firmly against the bill, having held demonstrations since January. They rejected the omnibus bill after rumors surfaced that it would reduce severance payments, enforce an hourly pay system to replace the minimum wage and eliminate sanctions against companies that failed to provide health insurance.The government has formed a consultative team consisting of government officials, businesspeople and labor representatives to discuss the bill.However, major labor groups including the KASBI, the Confederation of Indonesian Trade Unions (KSPI) and the All-Indonesia Workers Union Confederation (KSPSI) have declined to join the coordination team. Topics : Seven of the 11 union members are KASBI members and the remaining two are members of the All-Indonesia Workers’ Union (SPSI).“They were picked up by the police between 1 a.m. and 3 a.m. when they were coming home from the night shift at their respective workplaces,” the chairwoman said over the phone.She said the police suspected them of “provocation” during several labor union protests against the omnibus bill on job creation.According to Article 160 of the Criminal Code (KUHP), the arrested union members could face up to six years in prison if found guilty of incitement. The Tangerang regency police have taken 11 labor union members into custody for alleged incitement during protests over the omnibus bill on job creation.Congress Alliance of Indonesian Labor Unions (KASBI) chairwoman Nining Elitos told The Jakarta Post that two of the detainees were KASBI administrators, namely Joe, also known as Imron, and Siswoyo.  Read also: Labor unions protest Jokowi’s omnibus billlast_img read more

The Most Modern “Nike“ Shop in BiH Opened in Sarajevo


first_imgThe biggest and most modern Nike Shop in Bosnia and Herzegovina, so equipped and innovative that it stands side by side with Nike stores in the biggest metropolis in the world, was opened in Sarajevo City Center.Nike promoters, athletes, media, and celebrities attended the opening ceremony on which the newest Nike concept was presented, including unique offer in different categories with accent on female training, but also on jogging, sportswear, and children assortment.Keeping track with the world trend of city jogging, Nike is to gather jogging community in B&H, and popularize jogging as a form of recreation, and female training as well. The newly opened Nike Shop will be top destination not only for the girls who train regularly, but also for all lovers of the Nike brand.‘Nike brand, as a leader and innovator, opened the most modern sport shop in Sarajevo, a destination which will offer customers a shopping experience by world standards. The customers will have access to the models which were not available on this market so far. In the upcoming time, we will try to support and motivate customers not only in Sarajevo, but in the entire B&H, to activate and find their sport interest. It is in our plans to organize a number of trainings and group joggings at different locations in cities across B&H’, it was announced from the Sportlife Company, official representatives of the Nike brand.Together with the famous Nike promoters, special guests at the opening ceremony were professional female training and jogging trainers Lejla Šebić and Erol Mujanović, whose presence gave a possibility to the visitors to receive valuable advices about doing these sports, as well as to get information about the Nike innovations. In addition, the opening ceremony was attended by many celebrities and sportsmen. The surprising performance was staged by Laka and Mirela, who performed some of their most famous songs. Laka is an ideal member of the Nike family, due to his popularity in jogging community, which he obtained by running a half marathon for years now.Nike is one of the most famous brands of sportswear and equipment. The company is headquartered in Oregon, in the Portland metropolitan area. It was founded in 1964 by Bill Bowerman and Philip Knight. The company takes its name from Nike, the Greek goddess of victory. The ‘Just Do It’ trademark was created in the late 1980, and it has replaced the name of this brand known by the youth and the elders. The production is being expanded not only on footwear for different purposes, but also on clothes that can be worn while playing football, basketball, hockey, tennis, and many other sports. Along with the expansion of the production, different types of foam are being used, to make footwear lighter and more comfortable. This brand launches Nike Golf, Nike Pro, Nike+, Air Jordan, Nike Skateboarding, and many other products. Nike ambassadors are world-famous sportsmen and sportswomen-Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal, Kobe Bryant, James LeBron, Kevin Durant, Tiger Woods, Maria Sharapova, Cristiano Ronaldo, Neymar, and many others.(Source: klix.ba)last_img read more