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17 hrs ago | Reuters

Tata, Volkswagen, others agree to invest $1.9 bln in India

India's Tata Motors Ltd and German carmaker Volkswagen AG are among carmakers that have agreed to invest a total of 115 billion rupees to expand their manufacturing capacity in the western state of Maharashtra.

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Wed Aug 27, 2014

Wall Street Journal

China Volkswagen Probe Not Tied to Antitrust Investigation

A Chinese government probe into current and former executives at a Volkswagen AG joint venture isn't tied to an antitrust investigation into foreign auto makers, according to the auto maker and its local partner.

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Tue Aug 26, 2014

Automotive News

Anti-UAW workers begin effort to create union at VW Tenn. plant

Employees at the Volkswagen AG auto plant in Chattanooga, Tenn., are forming a union that is to include hourly and salaried workers, as a counter to the UAW Local 42 that was established last month, a leading anti-UAW worker said today.

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Ex-Porsche CEO Wiedeking to be tried for VW share manipulation

Former Porsche SE CEO Wendelin Wiedeking must stand trial over the company's failed bid to use options to acquire Volkswagen AG, a Stuttgart appeals court ruled.

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Wall Street Journal

Volkswagen Group Sales Rise in July

Volkswagen AG said Tuesday that group vehicle sales rose 6.7% in July on strong demand in Asia and Western Europe.

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Thu Aug 21, 2014

GlobeNewswire

Second OpenFOAM User Conference Berlin Oct 7-9, 2014

ESI Group , pioneer and world-leading supplier of Virtual Prototyping software and services for manufacturing industries, announces the second worldwide conference for users of OpenFOAM ; free, open source CFD software developed by ESI-OpenCFD , licensed and distributed by the OpenFOAM Foundation .

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Tue Aug 19, 2014

Wall Street Journal

LG Chem Scores Audi Battery Deal

South Korea's LG Chem Ltd. has secured a deal worth hundreds of millions of dollars to supply electric vehicle batteries to Audi AG, a unit of German auto maker Volkswagen AG.

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INAUTONEWS

Volkswagen focusing on cost cuts due to rising threats

Volkswagen AG, last year's second largest global automaker and the biggest in Europe, has started to implement a strategy designed to safeguard profits as the home region's recovery is still weak, China threatens with a revival of sanctions and the US remains a tough nut to crack.

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Mon Aug 18, 2014

AutoSpies

UAW Says It Is Almost Ready To Take Over VW's Chattanooga Plant

The United Auto Workers, which lost a controversial organizing vote in February at a Volkswagen AG plant in Chattanooga, Tennessee, has nearly enough members in its newly formed local for the automaker to recognize it as exclusive bargaining agent for the plant, a top union official said on Friday.

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Fri Aug 15, 2014

Silicon Alley Insider

Porsche Prevails At U.S. Appeals Court Over VW Short Squeeze

Porsche Automobil Holding SE persuaded a U.S. federal appeals court to uphold the dismissal of a lawsuit by more than 30 hedge funds that accused the German automaker of fraudulently cornering the market in Volkswagen AG shares.

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Tue Aug 12, 2014

MarketWatch

Volkswagen name-brand car sales rise 4%

Volkswagen AG said Tuesday sales for its namesake-branded cars rose 4% in July helped by a strong demand in Asia Pacific and Western European markets.

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Volkswagen AG Given Consensus Rating of "Hold" by Brokerages

Volkswagen AG has been given a consensus rating of "Hold" by the ten analysts that are covering the stock, StockRatingsNetwork.com reports .

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Mon Aug 11, 2014

Today.Az

VW recalls 189,000 SUVs in North America for potential stalling

Volkswagen AG said on Saturday it is recalling 189,490 Tiguan small sport utility vehicles in North America for potential stalling issues.

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Sat Aug 09, 2014

The Washington Post

Volkswagen Recalls 151,389 Tiguan SUVs for Fuel System Problems

Volkswagen AG is recalling about 151,389 vehicles dating back to the 2009 model year that may develop bubbles in the fuel system when using winterized gasoline.

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Reuters

VW recalls 189,000 SUVs in N. America for potential stalling

Volkswagen AG said on Saturday it is recalling 189,490 Tiguan small sport utility vehicles in North America for potential stalling issues.

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Fri Aug 08, 2014

AmericanBankingNews.com

Volkswagen AG Stock Rating Lowered by Goldman Sachs

Volkswagen AG opened at 44.2485 on Friday. Volkswagen AG has a 1-year low of $43.22 and a 1-year high of $54.88.

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Detroit News

VW recalling',500 minivans for ignition problems

Volkswagen AG is recalling 18,500 2009 Routan minivans because the ignition key can move to the 'off' or 'accessory' position under rough road conditions, causing the vehicle to potentially stall and the airbags to fail in the event of the crash.

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Thu Jul 31, 2014

Forbes.com

Volkswagen Poised to Outsell Toyota This Year On China Growth

Volkswagen AG stood at the second spot in the global automotive market last year, selling 9.72 million vehicles, quarter of a million shy of Toyota Motor Corp 's worldwide volumes.

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Bloomberg

VW Profit Beats Estimates on Higher Earnings at Audi

Florida and three other states have passed laws allowing autonomous vehicles to be tested on their highways.

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ABC News

Volkswagen 2nd Quarter Profit up but Revenue Slips

Germany's Volkswagen, Europe's biggest automaker, says its net income rose 14.1 percent in the second quarter although revenues slipped even as unit sales pushed higher.

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