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  1. 5. German carmakers near $3 billion deal for Nokia's maps, report saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Automotive News

    A group of German luxury-car makers including BMW are close to sealing the purchase of Nokia Oyj's digital-maps business for about 2.7 billion euros , people familiar with the matter told Bloomberg. An announcement could be made as soon as Monday, said the people, who asked not to be named because the negotiations are private.

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  2. German carmakers near $3 billion deal for Nokia's maps, report saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Automotive News

    A group of German luxury-car makers including BMW are close to sealing the purchase of Nokia Oyj's digital-maps business for about 2.7 billion euros , people familiar with the matter told Bloomberg. An announcement could be made as soon as Monday, said the people, who asked not to be named because the negotiations are private.

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  3. German Carmakers Said to Near $3 Billion Deal for Nokia's MapsRead the original story

    Friday | The Washington Post

    A group of German luxury-car makers including BMW AG are close to sealing the purchase of Nokia Oyj's digital-maps business for about 2.7 billion euros , according to people familiar with the matter. An announcement could be made as soon as Monday, said the people, who asked not to be named because the negotiations are private.

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  4. Daimler wraps up eMERGE EV 2-year fleet trial, launches larger eMERGE2 with EVs and PHEVsRead the original story

    Friday | Green Car Congress

    Daimler reports that the two-year eMERGE real-world trial of 146 smart fortwo electric drive vehicles has been completed. Those taking part in the project were private and business customers in Berlin, Potsdam and North Rhine-Westphalia.

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  5. Renault Shares Drop After It Fails to Keep Pace With PeugeotRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 30 | The Washington Post

    Renault's operating profit rose 47 percent to 1.07 billion euros , slightly below the 1.08 billion-euro average of seven analyst estimates compiled by Bloomberg. By comparison, Peugeot reported first-half earnings that more than tripled to 1.42 billion euros on lower spending and higher vehicle prices.

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  6. Renault Shares Drop After Profit Fails to Keep Pace With PeugeotRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 30 | The Washington Post

    Renault SA shares fell the most in almost four years after its first-half profit gain failed to keep pace with fellow French carmaker PSA Peugeot Citroen. Renault's operating profit rose 47 percent to 1.07 billion euros , slightly below the 1.08 billion-euro average of seven analyst estimates compiled by Bloomberg.

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  7. Renault Profit Surges as European Recovery Boosts Car SalesRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 29 | The Washington Post

    Renault SA reported a 47 percent jump in first-half earnings on robust demand in Europe for new models like the Kadjar sport utility vehicle. Operating profit rose to 1.07 billion euros from 729 million euros a year earlier, the Boulogne-Billancourt, France-based company said Thursday in a statement.

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  8. New Jersey Rulings Allay Personal Jurisdiction Concerns Raised by Daimler and GoodyearRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 28 | jdsupra.com

    Two judges in the U.S. District Court for the District of New Jersey have denied motions to dismiss for personal jurisdiction in Hatch-Waxman litigations based on the defendants' compliance with New Jersey's foreign corporation licensing and registration statute. These decisions significantly lessen the anticipated impact that some commentators claimed would result from the Supreme Court's Daimler and Goodyear decisions, which addressed general personal jurisdiction over out-of-state defendants.

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  9. Daimler mulling partnership for access to Iranian truck marketRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 29 | INAUTONEWS

    Daimler AG, the world's largest heavy truck manufacturer, is looking for ways to return to the Iranian market to sell its trucks, vans and buses as the country has managed to gain a reprieve from western sanctions. Daimler AG, also the parent company of Mercedes-Benz, the third biggest luxury automaker in the world, is looking for ways to establish a commercial business partnership and might nail an agreement with Iran Khodro Co., the largest auto producer in the country that is very rich in oil.

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  10. Mercedes-Benz fast-forwards to future where companies don't worry about horsepowerRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 27 | The Globe and Mail

    Daimler's innovator-in-chief is on the road, wheeling about the Alsace countryside behind the wheel of yet another new model, the 2016 GLC crossover . It's a good day to be Thomas Weber.

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  11. Daimler Pushes Ahead With Talks to Return to Iran Truck MarketRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 28 | Transport Topics

    Daimler AG is exploring a return to Iran with its trucks, vans and buses and may team with Iran Khodro Co., the biggest auto producer in the oil-rich country, as western companies seek to benefit from the end of economic sanctions. Iran Khodro may sign a deal with the German maker of commercial vehicles and luxury cars as soon as three months from now, Chief Executive Officer Hashem Yeke Zare said to reporters in Tehran on Tuesday.

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  12. Daimler's Mercedes Ends The First Half With Solid Growth In Operating ProfitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 28 | Forbes.com

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  13. MAN ready for reorganization following European lossRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 28 | INAUTONEWS

    Volkswagen Ag has been keen to promote its commercial trucking unit, comprised of affiliates MAN and Scania into a coherent division that can compete with the larger competitors - Daimler AG and Volvo. MAN SE has announced plans to restructure its production and administration of the European truck and bus division to lower expenses and cope with the recession triggered by the Brazilian issues that have weighed down on earnings.

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  14. VW's MAN Plans to Reorganize European Truck Unit After LossRead the original story

    Monday Jul 27 | The Washington Post

    MAN SE plans to reorganize production and administration of its European truck and bus unit to trim costs as a recession in Brazil burdens earnings. The Volkswagen AG unit swung to an operating loss of 19 million euros in the second quarter from a profit of 154 million euros a year earlier, after including restructuring expenses of 170 million euros, the Munich-based manufacturer said Tuesday in a statement.

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  15. DXGE: The Euro AdvantageRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 27 | Seeking Alpha

    There are several good ways to invest in Europe through individual country ETFs or by NYSE-ARCA listed European companies. One recent listing is the WisdomTree's Germany Hedged Equity ETF .

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  16. Draghi Focuses on Reviving Economy With Greece on Back SeatRead the original story

    Sunday Jul 26 | Bloomberg

    Connecting decision makers to a dynamic network of information, people and ideas, Bloomberg quickly and accurately delivers business and financial information, news and insight around the world. Mario Draghi can take a break from being a full-time Greek crisis firefighter and get back to the job of fostering economic recovery across the euro area.

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  17. Daimler plans tests of self-driving trucks in '15Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 26 | MarketWatch

    German car maker Daimler AG plans to test self-driving trucks on German highways later this year, soon after authorities approve the plans in the coming weeks, management board member Wolfgang Bernhard told Sunday paper Frankfurt Allgemeine Sonntagszeitung. Test drives will start in Baden-Wuerttemberg, where Daimler is headquartered, Mr. Bernhard says, according to a prereleased summary of the article Saturday.

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  18. German automaker Daimler posts 8 percent rise in Q2 earningsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 25 | Greenwich Citizen

    In this Jan 28, 2015 picture an employee attaches a Mercedes emblem as he assembles a Mercedes-Benz S-class model at the plant in Sindelfingen, Germany. Daimler will present its second quarter earning Thursday, July 23, 2015.

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  19. Lear profit buoyed by seating segment salesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 24 | MarketWatch

    Auto-parts maker Lear Corp. said its profit grew 22% in the June quarter, helped by sales in its seating segment that benefited from an acquisition. The company also boosted its profit forecast, saying it now expects core operating earnings in the range of $1.225 billion to $1.275 billion, up from the prior range of $1.175 billion to $1.225 billion.

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  20. Russia prepares to seize Western assetsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 24 | EurActiv.com

    The Russian government has approved a draft bill that would allow it to seize foreign state assets, without warning. The move is seen as a tit-for-tat gesture, following Western court cases involving Russian firms.

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