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Stuttgart prosecutor targets Bosch in Daimler diesel investigation

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FRANKFURT German prosecutors investigating whether carmaker Daimler manipulated emission tests on its diesel cars are looking at whether auto components supplier Bosch [ROBG.UL] was involved in the alleged fraud, it was confirmed on Friday.

Stuttgart prosecutor puts Bosch under suspicion in Daimler emissions probe

FRANKFURT, May 26 German prosecutors investigating whether carmaker Daimler manipulated emission tests on its diesel cars are looking at whether auto components supplier Bosch was involved in the alleged fraud, it was confirmed on Friday.

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U.S., Environment May 25 2017

Prosecutors investigate Bosch employees in Daimler probe: Handelsblatt

FRANKFURT German prosecutors who searched Daimler's offices this week as part of a probe into diesel pollution are also investigating employees at automotive supplier Bosch [ROBG.UL], daily Handelsblatt reported, citing the prosecutor's office.

May 25 2017

UPDATE 1-Prosecutors investigate Bosch employees in Daimler probe - Handelsblatt

* Bosch, prosecutors office not available for comment (Adds further details from report)

Prosecutors investigate Bosch employees in Daimler probe - Handelsblatt

FRANKFURT, May 25 German prosecutors who searched Daimler's offices this week as part of a probe into diesel pollution are also investigating employees at automotive supplier Bosch, daily Handelsblatt reported, citing the prosecutor's office.

Analysts wary over Fiat Chrysler's emissions but say not as bad as VW

MILAN Any potential fines Fiat Chrysler (FCA) may need to pay to settle a U.S. civil lawsuit over diesel emissions will unlikely top $1 billion, analysts said, adding the case appeared less serious than at larger rival Volkswagen .

May 24 2017

U.S. government sues Fiat Chrysler over excess emissions

WASHINGTON The U.S. government filed a civil lawsuit on Tuesday accusing Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV of illegally using software to bypass emission controls in 104,000 diesel vehicles sold since 2014. | Video

Environment, Italy May 24 2017

German prosecutor says is in touch with U.S. authorities on Daimler

FRANKFURT German prosecutors, who searched Daimler's offices this week as part of an investigation into diesel pollution, are talking to U.S. authorities, the Stuttgart public prosecutor's office said on Wednesday.

May 24 2017