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#union #iww #ows #occupy #p2 #p21 #tlot #tcot Volvo’s new partner blacklisted http://www.goteborgdaily.se/news/volvo-s-new-partner-blacklisted Volvo’s new Chinese partner Dongfeng has been blacklisted by a Swedish state pension fund as it has illegally sold military equipment to embargoed nations, reports the Swedish news programme TV 4 Ekonominyheterna. “They are really the wrong partner for Volvo,” said Anna Ek, head of the Swedish Peace and Arbitration Society, to TV 4. At the weekend, Volvo announced that it had purchased a 45 per cent share in Dongfeng Commercial Vehicles, a new subsidiary of the Dongfeng Motor Corporation. The deal, which was worth nearly 6 billion kronor, sees Volvo become the world’s largest maker of heavy-duty trucks. It was Sweden’s Seventh AP f...