UPDATE 1-Audi opens Mexico plant to make Q5 SUV
SAN JOSE CHIAPA, Mexico, Sept 30 German car maker Audi inaugurated on Friday a new plant in Mexico, where it will build the new Audi Q5 SUV.
PARIS French bank Societe Generale (SOGN.PA) will announce on Thursday that it is buying Credit Agricole's (CAGR.PA) 50-percent stake in their Newedge brokerage joint venture, French daily Le Figaro said on its website on Tuesday.
Under the agreement Credit Agricole will also raise its stake in Amundi - the fund management business jointly owned by the two banks - to 80 percent from 75 percent, the paper said.
SocGen declined to comment. Credit Agricole was not immediately reachable for comment.
Reuters reported in June that Credit Agricole was in talks to sell its Newedge stake to SocGen.
(Reporting by James Regan and Noelle Mennella; editing by David Evans)
WASHINGTON, Sept 30 Volkswagen AG confirmed late Friday it will make $1.21 billion in payments to 652 U.S. brand dealers as part of its $16.5 billion diesel emissions settlement to date.
* Termination of acquisition agreement to acquire Promitheas Interest'l Ltd.