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Beijing - German carmaker Volkswagen AG on Friday said unit sales soared by 18 per cent in China last year despite slowing growth in the world's largest car market.
Beijing - German carmaker Volkswagen AG on Friday said it planned to build a new plant in the eastern Chinese city of Ningbo to meet growing demand in China.
Guangzhou, China - German car manufacturers are hoping to continue to expand market share in China, despite the slowing of the market's growth and warnings of looming overcapacity.
Tokyo - Suzuki Motor Corp said Friday it was terminating its alliance with Volkswagen AG, and threatened to take the matter to an international arbitration if the German company refused.
Tokyo - Suzuki Motor Corp said Friday it was terminating its partnership with Volkswagen AG and threatened to take the matter to an international arbitration if the German company refused to sell its 19.9-per-cent stake in its smaller Japanese partner.
Tokyo - Japan's Suzuki Motor Corp was to take its partnership dispute with Volkswagen AG to an international court of arbitration, the Nikkei business daily reported Friday.
Berlin - Volkswagen said Wednesday it expected to sell more than 2 million cars in China for the first time this year.
Berlin - Operating profits at Volkswagen, Europe's biggest carmaker, surged 46 per cent in the third quarter of 2011 when compared to the same quarter last year, on the back of increased sales.
Tokyo - Suzuki Motor Corp Friday alleged Volkswagen AG breached their 2009 alliance agreement by not giving the Japanese carmaker access to technologies promised under the pact.
Tokyo - Suzuki Motor Corp on Thursday accused Volkswagen AG of damaging its reputation after the German carmaker said its Japanese partner had breached a cooperation agreement.
Tokyo - Suzuki Motor Corp said Monday it had decided to end its alliance with Volkswagen AG, but the bigger German company promptly said it did not plan to let the Japanese back out of the marriage.
Berlin - Volkswagen rejected Monday Suzuki's plea to dissolve their unhappy partnership, saying it had no intention of giving up its 19.9-per-cent stake in the Japanese manufacturer of small cars and motorcycles.
Tokyo - Suzuki Motor Corp said Monday it had decided to end its alliance with Volkswagen AG after the German manufacturer emphasized its influence over its Japanese 'associate' in its annual report.
Tokyo - Japan's Suzuki Motor Corp will offer to end its capital and business alliance with Volkswagen AG, a report said Monday.
Beijing - Volkswagen AG sold 16 per cent more cars in China in the first half of the year compared with the same period a year earlier, surpassing the million mark for the first time in a six-month period, the German carmaker said Friday.
Beijing - German carmaker Volkswagen AG on Wednesday said the Chinese government had approved its plans for a locally branded electric car to be produced with a Chinese partner.
Hamburg - Volkswagen defended Tuesday its ambition to become the world's biggest carmaker by 2018, telling shareholders in Hamburg it expected to set fresh sales records this year.
Frankfurt - Volkswagen, Europe's biggest carmaker, reported on Wednesday a surge in first quarter profits amid robust demand in the world's leading emerging economies.
Beijing - Volkswagen AG is planning to grow faster than the market generally this year in China despite working at full capacity, the German carmaker said Monday.
Beijing - German auto giant Volkswagen AG on Thursday said its sales jumped by 20 per cent in China in the first three months of this year, buoyed by strong growth of its Skoda and Audi brands.
Berlin - Europe's biggest carmaker Volkswagen AG took another step Tuesday in its planned merger with Porsche when it announced it had acquired the luxury sports car group's automobile trading business.
New Delhi - German carmaker Volkswagen AG's sales in India grew by 181 per cent in 2010, the company said Friday.
Beijing - Volkswagen AG set a record by selling nearly 2 million cars in China last year, the German carmaker said Friday.