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VW in no hurry to sell assets, investments more important


WOLFSBURG, Germany Volkswagen is more focussed on its multi-billion-euro shift towards electric vehicles and transport services than any potential sale of motorcycle brand Ducati or transmissions maker Renk, its head of strategy told Reuters.


China's Great Wall confirms interest in Fiat Chrysler 12:50pm BST

SHANGHAI/BEIJING China's Great Wall Motor Co Ltd is interested in bidding for Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) , a company official said on Monday, confirming reports it is pursuing all or part of the owner of the Jeep and Ram truck brands.

Factbox - Fiat Chrysler's Chinese suitor, Great Wall 12:49pm BST

China's largest SUV manufacturer Great Wall Motor Co Ltd is interested in bidding for Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) , a company official said on Monday.


Exclusive - Hyundai Motor Group faces government calls to address 'big governance risk' 10:58am BST

SEOUL South Korea's new antitrust chief said he has been in talks with the autos-to-steel conglomerate Hyundai Motor Group about overhauling its complex ownership structure, which critics say gives too much power to its controlling family at the expense of shareholders.


Fiat Chrysler says not approached by Great Wall Motor 10:47am BST

MILAN Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) has not been approached by China's Great Wall Motor regarding its Jeep sport utility vehicles brand nor any other matters relating to its business, the company said in a statement on Monday.


Fiat, miners help limit losses in European shares 10:24am BST

LONDON European stocks fell further early on Monday as geopolitical jitters trickled over from Asian trading, though carmaker Fiat Chrysler and mining stocks helped limit losses.


China's Great Wall interested in acquiring Fiat Chrysler: Great Wall official 9:01am BST

SHANGHAI China's Great Wall Motor is interested in acquiring Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA), a Great Wall official told Reuters on Monday.


Hyundai Merchant Marine says in talks with BlackRock about potential investment 4:38am BST

SEOUL South Korean shipper Hyundai Merchant Marine Co Ltd (HMM) is in talks with BlackRock Inc about a potential investment but details have yet to be discussed, a HMM spokesman said on Monday.


Volkswagen gives green light for electric version of classic Microbus camper van 20 Aug 2017

BERLIN Volkswagen has decided to go ahead with production of an electric version of its classic Microbus camper van as it seeks to boost its electric vehicle credentials.


Former UAW official charged in Fiat Chrysler payoff probe 18 Aug 2017

A former senior official at the United Auto Workers trade union was charged on Friday with conspiring with other union officials to accept improper payments from Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV officials over a four-year period.