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PARIS, Oct 1- French new car registrations fell 18 percent in September, led by declines at France's Renault, Italian carmaker Fiat and U.S. automaker Ford, the CCFA industry association said on Monday. Registrations fell to 136,859 last month, the CCFA said in a statement, contributing to a nine-month drop of 14 percent.
COMMERZBANK Indicated 0.5 percent lower. Commerzbank on Saturday declined to comment on a magazine report that it planned to pay no dividend for its 2013 financial year.
Commerzbank on Saturday declined to comment on a magazine report that it planned to pay no dividend for its 2013 financial year.
Martin Winterkorn, CEO of VW, tells CNBC, "We stand strongly behind Europe and will integrate young people into our dual education system in order to bring down unemployment and we have invested in Spain and Italy."
Trevor Hill, CEO, Audi Korea says that the firm aims to become the top automaker globally by 2018.
Volkswagen will hire 800 workers for an expanded production in Tennessee, with CNBC's Phil LeBeau.
Volkswagen is adding jobs and a third shift at its plant in Chattanooga, reports CNBC's Phil LeBeau.
CNBC's Phil LeBeau has the story on Volkswagen's plans to add a third shift to its Chattanooga plant to increase its production rate and keep up with demand.
Why he likes Magna in particular.
Can employees really ignore their cell phones after work? Employees of Volkswagen won't have a choice since their Blackberrys will be turned off after hours. Discussing whether this strategy could begin to trend, with Jonathan Geller, Boy Genius Report editor in chief and Sam Biddle, Gizmodo editor.
The working day is over and the Christmas holiday has officially begun, but the blinking red light or vibration of a BlackBerry is still maddeningly hard to ignore. The FT reports
It's a question I hear from Volkswagen fans all the time. Don't you think VW is ready to come on strong again in the US? My answer, which usually disappoints people, is the usual, "Well, VW is giving it a better shot this time around, but let's see if it can truly come back here in the states."
Even as inflation eats into overall consumer confidence, women in China continue to spend on luxury goods.
Glen Wood, Partner & Head of Sales at Ji Asia believes that it's better that these 2 companies part ways.
Changing tastes and income levels aren’t the only things that are driving Chinese consumers’ spending habits. When selling to them, companies would do well to account for the effect of regulations as well, which is driving some of them upmarket.
Discussing the automaker opening a new plant in West Virginia and job creation, with Jonathan Browning, Volkswagen of America president/CEO and CNBC's Phil LeBeau. Also, Jeffrey Gundlach, DoubleLine, weighs in on the bond market.
Multinational companies in several sectors are warning of supply-chain disruptions, after the earthquake, tsunami and nuclear crisis in Japan, the Financial Times reports.
For those who thought record levels of idle cash were limited to the coffers of corporate America, think again.
As General Motors emerges from bankruptcy, does its reputation remain bankrupt? Five people interviewed by CNBC share their views.
All signs point toward a long-term struggle for most states, as they continue to beat back the effects of the recession. 2011 will bring new challenges, as federal stimulus funds run dry, tax revenues decline, and jobless rates remain high.