FRANKFURT Chinese suppliers and manufacturers have stepped up their presence at the Frankfurt auto show, capitalizing on a strong position in electric technologies forced on European carmakers by regulators seeking to curb pollution. | Video
FRANKFURT Chinese suppliers and manufacturers have stepped up their presence at the Frankfurt auto show, capitalising on a shift toward electric cars forced on German carmakers by regulators seeking to curb pollution.
FRANKFURT SVOLT Energy Technology, which was carved out of China's Great Wall Motor Co, is aiming to start production of battery cells in Europe in early 2023, an executive said during the Frankfurt car show.
FRANKFURT German high-voltage power transmission network Amprion, whose owners include RWE and Munich Re , is evaluating options to bring in fresh funds, two people familiar with the matter said.
FRANKFURT Finland's Kone has hired German law firm Hengeler Mueller to advise it on a planned takeover bid for Thyssenkrupp's elevator division, two people familiar with the matter said.
By Christoph Steitz, Edward Taylor, Tom Käckenhoff and Arno Schuetze
FRANKFURT Thyssenkrupp AG will drop out of Germany's benchmark stock index this month, the stock market operator said, the latest setback for the ailing conglomerate's turnaround efforts. | Video
Düsseldorf/Frankfurt Thyssenkrupp-Chef Guido Kerkhoff nimmt den Abstieg des Konzerns aus dem deutschen Leitindex Dax als Ansporn: "Das ist natürlich nicht schön, aber es führt uns auch die Realität von Thyssenkrupp nochmal vor Augen", sagte der Manager am Donnerstag in einem Podcast für die Mitarbeiter.
By Christoph Steitz, Arno Schuetze, Tom Käckenhoff and Edward Taylor