Bayerische Motoren Werke AG (BMWG_p.DE)
23 Mar 2017
Tue, Mar 21 2017
MUNICH German carmaker BMW plans to increase output of profitable sport-utility vehicles (SUVs) to boost earnings this year and help fund the rollout of a mass production system for electric cars, it said on Tuesday. | Video
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OSLO, March 14 Sweden's utility Vattenfall will use batteries supplied by BMW Group to build electricity storage at several wind power parks to provide backup when winds calm down, the company said on Tuesday.
BEIJING, March 14 Infiniti, Nissan Motor Co's premium brand, named Karim Habib, former global design chief for BMW, as the brand's new chief designer, effective July 1.
FRANKFURT Bosses of German companies including engineering group Siemens and carmaker BMW will travel with Chancellor Angela Merkel to meet U.S. President Donald Trump this week, sources familiar with the matter told Reuters.
PARIS/FRANKFURT Startup costs for BMW's new 5 Series model contributed to lower-than-expected 2016 operating earnings at the German luxury carmaker, which knocked its shares on Thursday.
PARIS/FRANKFURT, March 9 Startup costs for BMW's new 5 Series model contributed to lower-than-expected 2016 operating earnings at the German luxury carmaker, which knocked its shares on Thursday.
FRANKFURT, March 9 German carmaker BMW reported an 8 percent rise in 2016 net profit as demand for high-margin sports utility vehicles helped the carmaker reach a new sales record last year.
GENEVA Building in Britain is not essential to BMW's Mini brand as most customers do not know where the compact cars are built and its new electric model could be made elsewhere, the brand's boss told Reuters on Tuesday.
BRIEF-BMW of North America LLC says in total, BMW Group in U.S. reported Feb sales of 24,712 vehicles, down 2.5 pct
* BMW of North America LLC - In total, the BMW Group in U.S. (BMW and mini combined) reported February sales of 24,712 vehicles, a decrease of 2.5 percent Source text (http://bit.ly/2lrNLev) Further company coverage: