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  • *Settlement follows all-night talks between VW, suppliers. *Six plants, 28,000 workers affected by supplier dispute. BERLIN, Aug 23- Volkswagen and two of its parts suppliers on Tuesday resolved a contract dispute that had hit output at more than half of the carmaker's German plants and threatened to undermine its recovery from a diesel emissions scandal.

  • *Settlement follows all-night talks between VW, suppliers. *Six plants, 28,000 workers affected by supplier row. BERLIN, Aug 23- Volkswagen and two of its parts suppliers on Tuesday resolved a contract dispute that had hit output at more than half of the carmaker's German plants and threatened to undermine its recovery from a diesel emissions scandal.

  • Volkswagen settles dispute with German suppliers

    CNBC's Seema Mody reports on all the market moving events in Europe today, including the Eurozone composite PMI, and Volkswagen settling a dispute with German suppliers.

  • CarTrim, which makes seats, and ES Automobilguss, which produces cast iron parts needed to make gearboxes, are part of Bosnia's Prevent Group. *Prevent Group is Bosnia's largest private sector company and leading exporter, with worldwide turnover of more than 700 million euros. *Worldwide, it has more than 13,000 staff at 36 sites including in Croatia, Austria,...

  • Aug 23- Auto supplier Robert Bosch GmbH said claims it was a knowing participant in Volkswagen's decade-long scheme to evade U.S. anti-pollution laws were "wild and unfounded." In a filing in U.S. District Court in San Francisco late on Monday, Bosch responded to attorneys who are suing Volkswagen AG on behalf of U.S. owners of the polluting VW diesel vehicles, who...

  • La promenade des Anglais in Nice, France

    The euro zone economy accelerated marginally in August, according to Markit's euro zone composite PMI, which came in at a seven-month high.

  • *Settlement follows all-night talks between VW, suppliers. *Six plants, 28,000 workers affected by supplier row. BERLIN, Aug 23- Volkswagen and two of its parts suppliers on Tuesday resolved a contract dispute that had hit output at more than half of the carmaker's German plants and threatened to undermine its recovery from a diesel emissions scandal.

  • BERLIN— Volkswagen says it has reached an agreement with two suppliers in a dispute that forced the company to suspend production of some models in Germany. Volkswagen said last week that it would have to suspend production of the Golf and Passat at the Wolfsburg and Emden plants in Germany for around a week because the suppliers weren't delivering parts.

  • *All-night talks between VW, suppliers near resolution- source. *Six plants, 28,000 workers affected by supplier row. BERLIN, Aug 23- Volkswagen and two of its car parts suppliers appeared to be edging towards a resolution of a contract dispute that has hit output at more than half of its German plants.

  • There is concern in Germany about wheat prices: Analyst

    Jack Watts, lead analyst at AHDB Cereals & Oilseeds, discusses the problem of low wheat prices in Germany.

  • There's limited appetite to change EU policy: VP

    Carsten Nickel, senior vice president at Teneo Intelligence, explains why the leaders of Germany, France and Italy are constrained and cannot change EU policy.

  • *Exports to Iran up 15 pct y/y in first six months of 2016. BERLIN, Aug 22- German exports to Iran, mostly machines and equipment, jumped in the first half of the year following the removal of international sanctions against the Islamic Republic, official trade data showed on Monday. Exports to Iran surged by 15 percent year-on-year in the first six months of 2016 to...

  • *Plans to use Tapad to enter mobile advertising- CEO. ARENDAL, Norway, Aug 22- Norway's Telenor will set up a separate business unit to claim a share of the rapidly growing mobile advertising market in Asia, Chief Executive Sigve Brekke told Reuters. Its advertising strategy builds on technology from Tapad, a U.S.-based startup it acquired earlier this year for...

  • Dispute between the automaker and two suppliers has forced VW to suspend production of some models at German plants.

  • Volkswagen said last week that it would have to suspend production of the Golf and Passat at the Wolfsburg and Emden plants in Germany for around a week because the suppliers weren't delivering parts. On Monday, the company put at 27,700 the number of workers affected by the dispute at six plants in Germany. "We assume and also expect that the companies concerned...

  • Germans told to prepare for attack

    A new report says that Germans should stockpile food and water in case of natural disaster or terror attack. It is the first time they've been told that since the Cold War.

  • The German government is considering telling the public to stockpile food and water in case of major disasters or an armed attack, a newspaper says.

  • Italy has a lot to gain from a reinvigorated EU as it copes with flat GDP, the migrant crisis and political uncertainties over a constitutional referendum this fall on which Renzi has staked his government's survival. The island of Ventotene off Naples, filled with sun-worshipping tourists in the waning days of summer, was where detained anti-fascist Altiero...

  • European stocks post biggest weekly loss since mid-June

    CNBC's Seema Mody reports on all the market moving events in Europe today, including Italian banks slumping amid reports of a probe on Monte dei Paschi CEO.

  • Six young Germans show off their just-purchased Kanye West clothing at a pop-up shop in Berlin.

    Twenty-one “Pablo” pop-up locations opened around the world Friday, including one in Berlin that drew hundreds to line up early.