Cyclical Consumer Goods
BERLIN, March 6 - Volkswagen will probably stop making two-door versions of the Polo hatchback, one of the German brand's top models, as Europe's largest carmaker accelerates cost cutting at its core division, company sources said.
LONDON, March 6 - South Africa-based businessman Dave King won the battle for control of Scottish soccer club Rangers on Friday, winning a vote to oust the board and appoint himself and others to the helm of the 54-times league champions.
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March 6 - Apple Inc, the nation's largest company by market value, will join the Dow Jones Industrial Average on March 18, replacing AT&T Inc, S&P Dow Jones Indices said on Friday. (Reporting By David Gaffen)
DETROIT, March 6 - Nissan Motor Co expanded the North American recall of its top-selling Altima sedan to about 878,000 vehicles because a secondary hood latch may fail and cause the hood to fly up while the car is in motion, according to a company filing with U.S. safety regulators.
MUMBAI/NEW DELHI - Having agreed this week to formally adopt inflation targeting as a guiding star for monetary policy, India's government and central bank remain at odds over how crucial decisions are made.