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George Simpson on Rover takeover

Title
George Simpson on Rover takeover
Genre
Interview
TX Date
31 Jan 1994
Year of production
1994
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Duration
00:01:53
Description
Rover Group chairman George Simpson tells Jonathan Staples why the sale of Rover did not go to Honda, which owns a twenty percent stake in the company. He says the workforce can be confident that its jobs are safe.
Contributors
Jonathan Staples; George Simpson
Keywords
Honda; Car industry; Motor vehicle industry; Germany; Employees; Economic recession; Workers; Business acquisitions; Rover; BAe; BMW

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