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October 27, 2015  

Volkswagen hires Opel exec as strategy chief

The automaker has also hired a former judge who oversaw legal compliance at Daimler AG in the wake of a bribery scandal there.

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May 7, 2015  

Daimler unveils autonomous tractor trailer [VIDEO]

Automaker expects trucks to hit roads before driverless cars.

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March 6, 2015  

Daimler spending $500M for South Carolina van plant

New facility will create 1,300 jobs.

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October 22, 2014  

Daimler sells stake in Tesla for $780 million

Electric vehicle partnership not affected.

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September 24, 2014  

Alabama Mercedes plant should be be unionized, Daimler labour chief says

Michael Brech said he supports the United Auto Workers’ efforts to gain recognition at the plant.

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November 19, 2013  

Daimler pays $845 million for 12% stake in Chinese partner

Automaker looks to increase its footprint in the fast growing Chinese car market.

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October 2, 2013  

Mercedes building new Brazilian factory to make C class sedans, compact SUVs

German automaker will invest $224 million to build the plant that is expected to start up in 2016.

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April 11, 2013  

China’s March auto sales up 13.3%, Japanese brands suffer more decline

Communist government promoting auto manufacturing, but still fine-tuning policies to encourage smaller, fuel-efficient vehicle sales.

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March 11, 2013  

China’s auto sales rise 19.5%, accelerating from 2012 growth rate

Automakers sold 2.8 million cars in January and February, the China Association of Automobile Manufacturers reports.

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February 1, 2013  

Daimler buys stake in Chinese automaker for $875 million

German automaker will spend $875 million for a 12% stake in BAIC Motor.

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January 30, 2013  

Daimler Trucks warns workers of potential layoffs in US

Layoffs expected just a year after the truck-maker recalled 1,100 workers at its Cleveland plant.