Thyssenkrupp AG (TKAG.DE)
FRANKFURT A major shareholder in Thyssenkrupp has criticized Chief Executive Heinrich Hiesinger for failing to achieve his own profit targets, raising tensions before the German industry group's annual meeting next Friday.
* CEO expected to defend record - Spiegel cites sources (Adds detail from Spiegel article)
HOMBURG/FRANKFURT Powerful German union IG Metall has threatened to call for all-out strikes across the industrial sector if talks with employers over wages and flexible hours scheduled for Thursday fail to make progress. | Video
* Regional talks in Baden-Wuerttemberg due on Thursday (Recasts, adds comments by IG Metall chief, IG BCE union, Deutsche Post wage demand)
* German economy buoyant, record numbers in work (Adds employers' association head, more strike participants)
DUESSELDORF, Germany, Jan 8 German industrial workers staged strikes at metals and engineering firms on Monday in support of wage claims by union IG Metall, which announced a further wave of walkouts for Tuesday.
MILAN ArcelorMittal has reached a preliminary agreement to sell its steel mill in Piombino, Italy to Italian steelmaker Arvedi to help get clearance from EU authorities for its purchase of Ilva, Europe's largest steel plant.
MILAN, Dec 22 ArcelorMittal has reached a preliminary agreement to sell its steel mill in Piombino, Italy to Italian steelmaker Arvedi to help get clearance from EU authorities for its purchase of Ilva, Europe's largest steel plant.
FRANKFURT Thyssenkrupp could halve its stake in a planned European steel joint venture with Tata Steel if they list it on the stock market by end-2024, a board member of the German industrial group said on Friday.
DUESSELDORF Steel workers will vote on a deal to protect steel jobs and sites at German industrial group Thyssenkrupp between Jan. 13 and Feb. 2, trade union IG Metall said on Friday.