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2010-04-26 10:45:00

With its largest, most interactive display ever, Ford is highlighting an impressive array of new products and technologies at the 2010 Beijing Auto Show while the company gears itself to capitalize on growth in China and across the Asia Pacific and Africa region.  Ford is previewing the global next-generation Ford Focus and a future small-displacement Ford EcoBoost engine. The next-generation Focus and the promise of significant fuel-economy improvements from the smallest-yet Ford...

2009-11-03 05:00:00

DEARBORN, Mich., Nov. 3 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Ford Motor Company (NYSE: F) today announced the retirements of two senior executives in the Asia Pacific and Africa region and announced other key executive appointments to support the company's "One Ford" transformation plan. John Parker, executive vice president, Asia Pacific and Africa, is retiring effective Jan. 1, 2010, after a 41-year career with the company. Parker, 62, joined Ford in South Africa and has held numerous...

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