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France seeks to fend off blame for FCA-Renault deal collapse

Jun 06 2019

PARIS/MILAN France was battling to defend its business strategy on Thursday after being blamed for scuppering a $35 billion-plus merger between carmakers Fiat Chrysler (FCA) and Renault only 10 days after the plan was officially announced. | Video

Fiat Chrysler bläst Auto-Hochzeit mit Renault ab

Jun 06 2019

Paris/Mailand Die Fusion zwischen Fiat Chrysler und Renault ist zehn Tage nach der Ankündigung schon wieder vom Tisch.

FCA, France reach tentative agreement on Renault merger: sources

Jun 05 2019

PARIS/MILAN Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV has reached a tentative agreement with France on the terms of its proposed merger with Renault, two sources told Reuters, as the French carmaker's board met to consider the bid late on Wednesday.

French demands challenge FCA-Renault deal push

Jun 03 2019

PARIS/MILAN Talks on Fiat Chrysler's proposed merger with Renault became mired in politics on Monday, as France sought more concessions to maintain government influence over the new carmaker's management and French assets, sources told Reuters.

French demands challenge FCA-Renault deal push

Jun 03 2019

PARIS/MILAN Talks on Fiat Chrysler's proposed merger with Renault became mired in politics on Monday, as France sought more concessions to maintain government influence over the new carmaker's management and French assets, sources told Reuters.

Ferrari accelerates its move into hybrid cars

May 29 2019

MARANELLO, Italy Ferrari presented a luxury car with a difference on Wednesday -- a hybrid model that can cruise silently through city streets on electric power as well as hitting a top speed of 340 km per hour.

Fiat Chrysler and Renault pursue $35 billion merger to combat car industry upheaval

May 27 2019

MILAN/PARIS Fiat Chrysler pitched a finely balanced merger of equals to Renault on Monday to tackle the costs of far-reaching technological and regulatory changes by creating the world's third-biggest automaker. | Video

Elkann enlists Renault to drive Fiat family fortunes

May 27 2019

MILAN When John Elkann lost his ally last year with the sudden death of Sergio Marchionne, some questioned whether the softly-spoken scion of the Agnelli clan would be able to emerge from his shadow to ensure Fiat Chrysler's future.

Elkann enlists Renault to drive Fiat family fortunes

May 27 2019

MILAN When John Elkann lost his ally last year with the sudden death of Sergio Marchionne, some questioned whether the softly-spoken scion of the Agnelli clan would be able to emerge from his shadow to ensure Fiat Chrysler's future.

World News

'Sea of black' Hong Kong protesters demand leader step down

Hundreds of thousands of people clogged the streets in central Hong Kong on Sunday dressed in black to demand the city's leader step down, a day after she suspended an extradition bill in a dramatic retreat following the most violent protests in decades.