Volkswagen AG (VOWG_p.DE)
15 Dec 2017
LEIPZIG, Germany Battery suppliers are struggling to cope with buoyant demand for Porsche's Panamera hybrid sedan, the sports car maker told Reuters, in a sign parent Volkswagen's shift to cleaner vehicles may be paying off, but also of the challenges involved.
LAGOS, Dec 15 A Nigerian tariff on car imports aimed at boosting local production has reduced the number of vehicles brought into the country this year by a quarter and fuelled smuggling from neighbouring Benin, the ports authority said.
LEIPZIG, Germany, Dec 15 Battery suppliers are struggling to cope with buoyant demand for Porsche's Panamera hybrid sedan, the sports car maker told Reuters, in a sign parent Volkswagen's shift to cleaner vehicles may be paying off, but also of the challenges involved.
* VW'S SLOVAK UNIT SAYS PLANT'S HOLIDAY SHUTDOWN STARTING DEC 23 TO LAST FOUR WEEKS, INSTEAD OF TWO, FOR ADJUSTMENT WORK ON LINES Further company coverage:
* SAYS GROUP DELIVERIES UP 11.1 PERCENT IN NOVEMBER AT 995,900 VEHICLES
MELBOURNE, Dec 15 Australia, home to the world's second-biggest cobalt reserves, is seeing a rush of interest in projects still years from production as makers of batteries used in electric vehicles (EVs) seek supplies of the metal from a more costly but less risky source than top miner, the Democratic Republic of Congo.
BERLIN/FRANKFURT, Dec 15 The following are some of the factors that may move German stocks on Friday:
SAO BERNARDO DO CAMPO, Brazil, Dec 14 Volkswagen said on Thursday that a historian commissioned by the carmaker found that some of the security staff at Volkswagen do Brasil had cooperated with the country's former military regime.
BRUSSELS, Dec 13 The following are mergers under review by the European Commission and a brief guide to the EU merger process:
FRANKFURT, Dec 13 The financial arm of German carmaker Volkswagen said on Wednesday that it expects a rise in operating profit in 2017, despite a diesel scandal that has rocked the industry.