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JOHANNESBURG/FRANKFURT Steinhoff's finance chief stepped down from the role on Thursday to focus on helping the South African retailer plug a 2.4 billion euro (2.1 billion pounds) hole in its finances after an accounting scandal.
DUESSELDORF/FRANKFURT Workers on Thursday struck a deal with German industrial company Thyssenkrupp to secure steel plants and jobs, a big step towards a planned merger of the group's European steel business with that of India's Tata Steel.
DUESSELDORF/FRANKFURT Some investors in German industrial conglomerate Thyssenkrupp are becoming impatient with the pace of its restructuring, putting pressure on Chief Executive Heinrich Hiesinger to fix underperforming units and revive its flagging share price.
FRANKFURT The chief executive of Innogy , Peter Terium, has left the German energy group following a profit warning last week, having failed to convince investors and the supervisory board of his future plans for the group.
FRANKFURT German energy company Innogy on Wednesday trimmed its operating profit forecast for 2017, citing a persistently difficult market environment for npower, its ailing British retail energy supply business.
FRANKFURT Activist investor Elliott Management has taken a 5.32 percent stake in Uniper , putting pressure on Finland's Fortum to sweeten its 8.05 billion euro (£422 million) takeover offer for the German energy company.
LONDON/FRANKFURT Shares in Dialog Semiconductor dropped about 24 percent on Monday after the company acknowledged for the first time that top customer Apple Inc could develop its own battery-saving chips used in iPhones.
ESSEN, Germany Demand for next-generation lifts and car components enabled Thyssenkrupp to report its highest annual order intake in five years as the German firm slowly exits steelmaking. | Video
Essen Thyssenkrupp-Chef Heinrich Hiesinger will trotz besserer Ergebnisse die Stahlsparte 2018 in ein Joint Venture mit dem Konkurrenten Tata Steel abschieben.
Essen Bei Thyssenkrupp brennt wegen der geplanten Stahlfusion mit Tata Steel die Hütte.
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