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China implements new compulsory motor insurance in July

China implemented the new Regulations on Motor Vehicle Compulsory Liability Insurance for Traffic Accidents on July 1. Basic insurance rates, insurance compensation limits and qualified insurance companies in charge of the business nationwide were also announced to the public. Under the new policy released by China's Insurance Regulatory Commission (CIRC), motor vehicles, including cars,

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Honda China recalls imported Odyssey

Beijing -- Honda Motor (China) announced to recall 1,441 units of the imported Odyssey on June 14 because of an ignition switch defect.The recall involves 1,164 units manufactured between November 8, 1995 and September 24, 1996, and 277 units made between November 6, 1996 and May 6, 1997. The ignition switch,

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Hong Kong to implement Euro IV emissions standards for 3.5-ton and above vehicles

The Environmental Protection Department of Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR) recently released the 2006 Air Pollution Control (Vehicle Design Standards) (Emission) Regulations (revised), according to a report in Zhongguo Qiche Bao (China Automotive News). The Regulations, once approved and put into effect on October 1 of this year, will require newly

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