Daimler board grants CEO new three-year contract

FRANKFURT Thu Feb 21, 2013 9:27am EST

FRANKFURT Feb 21 (Reuters) - Daimler extended the contract of Chief Executive Dieter Zetsche on Thursday, granting him three more years to put the company on track to become the world's biggest premium carmaker by the end of the decade. (Reporting By Christiaan Hetzner)