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  1. It's official - Mercedes-Benz confirms its first ever pickup truckRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | INAUTONEWS

    Mercedes-Benz has officially announced its plans to put a pickup truck into production by the end of the decade. The German brand is getting ready to expand its lineup and this will include the addition of a pickup truck, for the first time ever.

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  2. Mercedes-Benz Plans First Pickup Truck as Luxury Pushes LimitsRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    Mercedes-Benz plans to enter the pickup segment in coming years, underscoring a push by manufacturers of upscale vehicles to invade territories traditionally dominated by mass-market competitors. Mercedes will introduce a mid-size pickup truck by the end of the decade, focusing sales on Europe, Latin America, Australia and South Africa, the division of Stuttgart, Germany- based Daimler AG said Friday in a statement.

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  3. Mercedes-Benz will release 10 new plug-in hybrids by 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Inhabitat

    Not to be outdone by Audi or BMW , Mercedes-Benz has announced plans to release 10 new plug-in hybrid models by 2017, with at least two of those models arriving this fall. That's a new plug-in vehicle every four months.

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  4. Mercedes recalling 33k C-Class and CLS-Class models in separate campaignsRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Autoblog

    The roof panel is attached to the body with screws and 10-millimeter spacers, so the steel and aluminum , which expand at different rates, can cure together after painting. Once dried, the roof is affixed to the body with adhesive.

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  5. Mercedes-Benz GLE gets official before NY ShowRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Autoblog

    Hot off the debut of the GLE-Class Coupe just a few months ago at the Detroit Auto Show , Mercedes-Benz is now all set to unveil that SUV's more utilitarian sibling. The new GLE-Class will offers buyers a model that's a little more traditional looking, while still bringing heaps of available power and luxury to the table.

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  6. Standard Chartered appoints new Group Chief Information OfficerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Ghanamma.com

    Accra, March 25, GNA - Standard Chartered has announced the appointment of Dr. Michael Gorriz as Group Chief Information Officer . He will join in the third quarter of 2015 and be based in Singapore, reporting directly to incoming Group Chief Executive, Bill Winters.

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  7. Detroit Diesel to invest $208 million in Mich. plant upgrades, create 245 jobsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Automotive News

    Automotive data available for graphing, exporting and viewing static data tables. Must have a data center subscription to access content.

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  8. The Wall Street Journal: Total taps Chinese banks to fund Russian projectRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | MarketWatch

    The decision comes amid worry that Western sanctions against Russia could complicate the sort of dollar-based fundraising that is more typical for big energy projects. Total's Arctic project - years in the planning - doesn't run afoul of sanctions itself.

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  9. New normal can be 'better normal'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | China Daily

    An assembly line of a Daimler AG venture in Minhou, Fujian province. Investment from Germany jumped 59 percent year-on-year to $410 million in the January-February period.

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  10. a Total to raise $15 billion in China for Russian projectsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | Russia Taday

    French oil and gas producer Total is looking for $15 billion in investment from China to pay for expansion in Russia, the company's CEO Patrick Pouyanne said. This could be the largest private corporate deal involving Chinese banks.

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  11. Sanctions 'push Total towards China to finance Russia project'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | West Australian

    French energy company Total is seeking the equivalent of up to $15 billion from Chinese investors to finance its part of the development of a giant gas field in Russia due to US sanctions, the Wall Street Journal reported Monday. With US sanctions on Russia over its role in the Ukraine crisis blocking investments there in dollars, Total chief executive Patrick Pouyanne told the newspaper it was looking at Chinese investors to help finance its part of the $27 billion Yamal liquefied-natural gas project in the Russian Arctic.

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  12. Deals of the day- Mergers and acquisitionsRead the original story

    Monday Mar 23 | Reuters

    ** Optimal Payments Plc said it would buy Sentinel Topco Ltd and its units, known as Skrill Group, for an enterprise value of about 1.1 billion euros to expand its online payment and digital wallet services. ** Australia's Village Roadshow Ltd, operator of the country's biggest cinema chain and several theme parks, said it will form a $500 million joint venture with China's CITIC Ltd to invest in theme parks on the mainland.

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  13. China: Daimler and BAIC Motor extend financial partnershipRead the original story

    Monday Mar 23 | INAUTONEWS

    Chinese carmaker BAIC Motor and Daimler AG, the parent company of Mercedes-Benz, the third largest luxury automaker in the world, have announced plans to expand their ongoing partnership relation. The Chinese automaker will purchase 35 percent of the German company's Mercedes-Benz Leasing Co, according to a joint statement coming from both firms released this weekend.

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  14. Mercedes Aims To Have 10 New Plug-In Hybrids By 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 22 | Ubergizmo

    If you're a fan of plug-in hybrid vehicles, you might be interested to learn that Mercedes-Benz has recently confirmed that the company will be aiming to release 10 new plug-in hybrid vehicles by 2017. As it stands the company will be releasing at least two new plug-in hybrid models in the US this year in the fall.

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  15. BAIC Motor to take stake in Daimler China leasing firmRead the original story

    Sunday Mar 22 | Reuters

    Chinese automaker BAIC Motor Corp Ltd plans to deepen its partnership with Daimler AG by taking a 35 percent stake in the German firm's Mercedes-Benz Leasing Co, they said in a joint statement on Sunday. BAIC Motor, the passenger car unit of state-owned Beijing Automotive Group which listed in Hong Kong in December, plans a capital increase to pay for the stake.

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  16. Daimler putting ~a 1B into Stuttgart-UntertA1 4rkheim to make it the...Read the original story

    Saturday Mar 21 | Green Car Congress

    Daimler is investing about 1 billion in the Mercedes-Benz plant in Stuttgart-Unterturkheim and is transforming it into a center of competence for highly efficient engines, hybrid powertrains and the production of fuel cell systems. From 1 June, Unterturkheim will assume responsibility for a facility in Nabern in the greater Stuttgart area where assembly of the fuel cell system will take place.

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  17. Car2go names new CEO, with membership growth in mindRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 20 | Business Journal

    Car2go has appointed Paul DeLong as its new president and CEO after serving as the Austin-based company's chief marketing officer since 2009. His appointment comes as the company, which is a division of German multinational corporation Daimler AG , is planning for growth in a number of new markets throughout the world.

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  18. Autos: Automakers project luxury in GenevaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 20 | The Indianapolis Star

    No auto show focuses on luxury and beauty more than the annual Geneva show, and this year was even more extraordinary. Autos: Automakers project luxury in Geneva No auto show focuses on luxury and beauty more than the annual Geneva show, and this year was even more extraordinary.

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  19. Joachim Drees, Former Daimler Executive, to Lead MAN Truck and Bus DivisionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 20 | Transport Topics

    MAN SE appointed Joachim Drees to lead its truck and bus manufacturing unit, the first key personnel change since Andreas Renschler has started as head of commercial vehicles at parent company Volkswagen AG. Drees, who like Renschler is a former manager at Daimler AG, is taking over from Anders Nielsen, who will run business development at Volkswagen's commercial-vehicle division, Munich-based MAN said March 20 in a statement.

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  20. Man Se Appoints Former Daimler Manager Drees as Truck, Bus ChiefRead the original story

    Friday Mar 20 | The Washington Post

    MAN SE appointed Joachim Drees to lead its truck and bus manufacturing unit, the first key personnel change since Andreas Renschler has started as head of commercial vehicles at parent company Volkswagen AG. Drees, who like Renschler is a former manager at Daimler AG, is taking over from Anders Nielsen, who will run business development at Volkswagen's commercial-vehicle division, Munich- based MAN said Friday in a statement.

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