BERLIN, Feb 21 PSA Group's chief executive gave guarantees to Germany's Angela Merkel in a phone call that Opel would remain independent in a merged company with PSA and also gave jobs and investment assurances, the chancellor's spokesman said on Tuesday.
Feb 21 The following bids, mergers, acquisitions and disposals were reported by 1500 GMT on Tuesday:
JERUSALEM, Feb 21 Israel's Mobileye and German automaker BMW said on Tuesday they signed an agreement to install Mobileye's data generation technology in BMW cars starting with 2018 models.
BERLIN, Feb 21 Germany and France believe that a proposed acquisition of General Motors' European division Opel by PSA Group would be a win-win situation for both countries, their labour ministers said on Tuesday.
PARIS, Feb 21 German Chancellor Angela Merkel was "very receptive" to the case for PSA Group's proposed acquisition of Opel from General Motors in a conversation with the French carmaker's chief executive, a company spokesman said.
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BERLIN In the week before U.S. Vice President Mike Pence visited Brussels and pledged America's "steadfast and enduring" commitment to the European Union, White House chief strategist Steve Bannon met with a German diplomat and delivered a different message, according to people familiar with the talks.