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  1. Daimler to Volvo Said to Face EU Complaint on Truck CartelRead the original story

    13 min ago | The Washington Post

    Daimler AG and Volvo AB are among truckmakers poised to get a European Union antitrust complaint for suspected collusion, according to three people with knowledge of the probe. Volkswagen AG's MAN SE and Scania AB, CNH Industrial NV's Iveco, and Volvo's Renault Trucks are also involved in the case, said two of the people who asked not to be named because details are confidential.

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  2. Toyota sells some Tesla shares, cooperation still possibleRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Automotive News

    Tesla CEO Elon Musk and Toyota President Akio Toyoda at a joint news conference at Toyota's Lexus showroom in Tokyo in Nov. 2010. Photo credit: BLOOMBERG TOKYO -- Toyota Motor Corp. said today it had sold some of its shares in Tesla Motors Inc. but that it would continue to study possible cooperation with the U.S. electric car maker in the future.

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  3. Putin Ostracism Gets No Applause From German BusinessmanRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Bloomberg

    Critics must stop ostracizing Putin and show more readiness to talk to salvage Germany's economic links with Russia, said Eckhard Cordes , head of the BDI industry federation's committee for eastern Europe. "If there is no solution to the crisis soon, the relationship of trust between business partners will erode," said Cordes, who is a former chief executive officer of retailer Metro AG and top executive at automaker Daimler AG.

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  4. Daimler to Volvo Said to Get EU Objections in Truck ProbeRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Bloomberg

    Daimler AG and Volvo AB are among truckmakers poised to get a European Union antitrust complaint for suspected collusion, according to three people with knowledge of the probe. Volkswagen AG's MAN SE and Scania AB, CNH Industrial NV 's Iveco, and Volvo's Renault Trucks are also involved in the case, said two of the people who asked not to be named because details are confidential.

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  5. Daimler to Volvo Said to Face EU Complaint on Truckmaker CartelRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    Daimler AG and Volvo AB are among truckmakers poised to get a European Union antitrust complaint for suspected collusion, according to three people with knowledge of the probe. Volkswagen AG's MAN SE and Scania AB, CNH Industrial NV's Iveco, and Volvo's Renault Trucks are also involved in the case, said two of the people who asked not to be named because details are confidential.

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  6. Daimler sells stake in Tesla Motors - reports indicate growing...Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Paul Tan's Automotive News

    In a report by Automotive News Europe , Daimler AG has made the decision to sell its 4% stake in Tesla Motors , an electric car maker from America. The company bought into Tesla in 2009 to gain access to the latest battery technology.

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  7. Volvo Jumps on Deeper Cost Cuts to Spur Further Profit GainsRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    Volvo AB jumped the most in more than four years in Stockholm trading as the Swedish truckmaker increased a cost-reduction target by 54 percent and reported growth in adjusted earnings on a North American demand surge. Volvo rose as much as 14 percent, the steepest intraday increase since April 2010, and was trading up 10 percent at 85.8 kronor at 10:21 a.m. That propelled the stock to a 1.6 percent gain this year, valuing the company at 183.1 billion kronor .

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  8. Daimler restructures cooperation with Tesla; termination of share-price hedging and sale of 4% stakeRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Green Car Congress

    Daimler AG has restructured its cooperation with Tesla Motors. Daimler has terminated the share-price hedge it initiated in 2013 and has sold its stake in Tesla of approximately 4%.

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  9. Continue ReadingRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | The Auto Channel

    EBIT from ongoing business of 2.8 billion significantly higher than in prior-year period Free cash flow of industrial business excluding effects of acquisitions and disposals as well as special payments in connection with pension and healthcare benefits expected to be significantly higher than in 2013 , Chairman of the Board of Management of Daimler AG and Head of Mercedes-Benz Cars: "Our strategy is paying off. We are growing profitably and look to the future with optimism also beyond the full year."

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  10. UPDATE 2-Toyota sells some Tesla shares, cooperation still possibleRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | Reuters

    Toyota Motor Corp said on Friday it had sold some of its shares in Tesla Motors Inc but that it would continue to study possible cooperation with the U.S. electric car maker in the future. Toyota, the world's biggest automaker, invested $50 million in the Palo Alto-based startup in May 2010 ahead of Tesla's initial public offering in June that year.

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  11. Workers are seen on the production line at the Daimler AG Mercedes-Benz factory in Sindelfingen.Read the original story

    Yesterday | Bloomberg

    Daimler AG is among German companies that have found a way to cut personnel costs in the high-wage country: buy labor like it's paper clips. By purchasing certain tasks such as logistics services from subcontractors, businesses can legally keep these workers off the payroll and outside of wage agreements with unions.

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  12. OR Investigates Discrimination Claims At PlantRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Manufacturing.net

    Oregon has expanded its investigation into discrimination at the Portland truck-making plant of German automotive giant Daimler AG after four more employees came forward with allegations of racial harassment. The four new civil rights complaints against Portland-headquartered Daimler Trucks North America bring the total to nine, all filed over the past few weeks.

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  13. Oregon expands inquiry into racial bias, threats at Daimler plant; 9 workers have complainedRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Brandon Sun

    Oregon expanded its investigation into discrimination at the Portland truck-making plant of German automotive giant Daimler AG after four more employees came forward with allegations of racial harassment. The four new civil rights complaints against Portland-headquartered Daimler Trucks North America bring the total to nine, all filed over the past few weeks.

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  14. Thursday Afternoon Business BriefRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | KELO-TV Sioux Falls

    Stocks are soaring in afternoon trading on Wall Street. The Dow Jones industrial average has been up more than 300 points.

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  15. UPDATE 1-Toyota sells some Tesla Motors shares - NikkeiRead the original story

    23 hrs ago | Reuters

    Toyota Motor Corp has sold some of its shares in U.S. electric vehicle maker Tesla Motors Inc , the Nikkei financial daily reported. Toyota invested $50 million in Tesla in May 2010, ahead of the U.S. company's initial public offering in June that year.

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  16. Daimler Quarterly Profit Beats Estimates as Mercedes ExpandsRead the original story

    23 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    Daimler AG, the world's third- largest maker of luxury vehicles, reported third-quarter profit that exceeded analyst predictions as deliveries of the top-of- the line Mercedes-Benz S-Class more than doubled. Operating profit rose 21 percent from a year earlier to 2.79 billion euros , the Stuttgart, Germany-based manufacturer said in a statement today.

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  17. Daimler Financial Services is one of world's 25 best employersRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WJRT

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  18. Daimler Profit Up, North American Truck Sales Jump 25%Read the original story

    Yesterday | Heavy Duty Trucking

    Daimler AG, the German parent of Daimler Trucks North America, has reported higher third quarter profit and revenue, with record Mercedes-Benz auto sales and a booming North American truck market being partially offset by lower sales in other parts of the world. Daimler AG recorded a net profit of 2.8 billion Euros, or $3.55 billion, compared to 1.9 billion Euros, or $2.41 billion, during the 2013 third quarter.

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  19. Daimler Profit Soars As Surging Mercedes-Benz S-Class Sedan Leads To...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | AutoSpies

    Daimler Profit Soars As Surging Mercedes-Benz S-Class Sedan Leads To 13% Rise in Revenue and 31% Profit Increase at Mercedes-Benz Cars Division - Profit Margin Rises to 8.5% BERLIN-German auto maker Daimler AG on Thursday reported a sharp increase in third-quarter earnings on strong demand for its flagship S-class sedans and robust growth in Europe, Asia and the U. S. Daimler said net profit rose 49% to a 2.74 billion in the quarter ended Sept. 30, as revenue increased 10% to a 33.12 billion.

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  20. Daimler's Revenue Rises in Third QuarterRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Transport Topics

    German auto and truck maker Daimler AG reported a 10% increase in third-quarter revenue, and net profit increased as vehicle sales climbed 7% from last year. Net earnings rose to 2.79 billion euros from 1.9 billion a year earlier.

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