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    1. March 13, 2014

      BMW takes China sales drive on the road

      BMW is seeking out new customers in some unusual corners of China as it rides the biggest boom in automotive history. On a...

    2. November 19, 2013

      Vehicle innovators face fight to win hearts and minds

      When the most sought-after $1m supercars are hybrids, when hatchbacks are being made from carbon fibre and when...

    1. September 11, 2013

      German carmakers embrace ‘green’ revolution

      Germany’s biggest carmakers are finally going electric, and the industry’s green evangelicals are revelling in schadenfreude...

    2. October 11, 2012

      Asia shifts BMW’s confidence up a gear

      Some chief executives in Europe’s car industry are kept awake at night with thoughts of stagnant sales, factory closures and...

    3. beyondbrics

      August 29, 2012

      Russia: a bright spot for carmakers

      For global automakers, the Russian car industry appears to be a bright spot - a very, very bright spot - against a dismal...

    4. June 16, 2012

      Big Society dominates honours list

      David Cameron’s concept of the Big Society dominates the Queen’s birthday honours list, as business and politics take a back...

    5. June 12, 2012

      BMW to build hybrid car engine in UK

      BMW is to make engines for its forthcoming i8 hybrid sports car at its plant in Hams Hall near Birmingham, the German...

    6. May 2, 2012

      Wolfson losses widen but shares rally

      Shares in Wolfson Microelectronics rose by almost 6 per cent in spite of first-quarter pre-tax losses more than doubling at...

    7. April 6, 2012

      Picture remains fuzzy on YouView

      It is the project that its backers promised would “change the way you watch TV for ever”, offering viewers a choice of live...

    8. March 6, 2012

      Pace upbeat despite difficult year

      Mike Pulli, the new chief executive of Pace, insisted on Tuesday the troubled set-top box manufacturer had a bright future...

    9. February 24, 2012

      Finance director latest departure at Pace

      A third senior executive has left Pace in less than three months, as the beleaguered set-top box maker attempts to recover...

    10. February 7, 2012

      Wolfson reports third straight year of losses

      Weak consumer demand for electronics and smartphone product delays contributed to increased losses at Wolfson...

    11. December 1, 2011

      BMW to supply diesel engines to Toyota

      BMW has agreed to supply Toyota with diesel engines for some of the Japanese carmaker’s European vehicles, in a deal that...

    12. beyondbrics

      September 21, 2011

      Apple's emerging troubles

      If you can’t beat them, copy them – or even block them. That seems to be the message to the world’s biggest tech company,...

    13. August 9, 2011

      Carmaking: Brands to build on

      At a Frankfurt conference centre last month, Norbert Reithofer, BMW’s chief executive, took the stage to present the i3 and...

    14. July 14, 2011

      BMW points to green credentials

      BMW has unveiled a prototype electric bicycle that will form part of the fleet of 4,000 vehicles it is supplying for the...

    15. July 4, 2011

      Psion warns on supply chain problems

      Shares in Psion dropped 17 per cent on Monday after the UK-based technology company said it would report a loss of £4m...

    16. June 9, 2011

      Mini investment drives revival in carmaking

      Norbert Reithofer, chief executive of BMW, gestures during a television interview outside 10 Downing Street BMW has said the...

    17. May 31, 2011

      Pace investors greet Leighton appointment

      Talks to appoint Allan Leighton, one of the UK’s best-known businessmen, as chairman of Pace, were well under way in May...

    18. May 10, 2011

      Pace shares fall 40% after profit warning

      Shares in Pace fell almost 40 per cent after the set-top box manufacturer dented its credibility with investors by warning...

    19. March 16, 2011

      Imagination falls despite upbeat forecast

      Imagination Technologies, whose graphics chip designs feature in Apple’s iPad 2, said it would exceed its full-year target...

    20. March 8, 2011

      Pace drops as big US order is deferred

      Shares in Pace lost a fifth of their value as the set-top box manufacturer admitted that a big US customer had decided to...

    21. March 4, 2011

      Spy hoax fallout threatens to grow

      When Renault’s startling allegations of corporate espionage began to surface in January, many of the French carmaker’s...

    22. February 21, 2011

      BMW unveils ‘i’ sub-brand

      BMW has announced the creation of a sub-brand devoted to “sustainability” and said it had established a unit for mobility...

    23. February 8, 2011

      Emerging markets drive demand for cars

      Sascha Herrmann, sales director at Audi’s Frankfurt dealership, would love to sell more of the German premium carmaker’s Q5...

    24. January 17, 2011

      Academics given lessons on getting into a business mind

      A former panellist on television’s Dragons’ Den is to re-educate academics to think more commercially, in the latest...

    25. November 29, 2010

      University enterprise: good but must do better

      Universities and colleges in England are producing 28 business start-ups a year on average – an increase of about a quarter...

    26. September 29, 2010

      BMW seals engine supply deal with Saab

      Saab Automobile said it had signed a contract with Germany’s BMW to supply its next generation of vehicles with...

    27. August 9, 2010

      China boosts BMW sales volumes

      BMW, the world’s biggest premium car maker, increased sales volumes of its flagship BMW brand by 12 per cent in July thanks...

    28. May 24, 2010

      Chloride investors focused on bid revision

      Chloride is today expected to deliver improved annual revenue and profits in spite of muted conditions in key European...

    29. May 23, 2010

      Chloride investors focused on bid revision

      Chloride is on Monday expected to deliver improved annual revenue and profits in spite of muted conditions in key European...

    30. September 17, 2009

      Luxury carmakers bullish on sales

      Germany's premium carmakers Audi, BMW and Daimler underscored a regained confidence in the luxury sector yesterday when...

    31. September 16, 2009

      Audi, BMW and Daimler bullish on sales

      Revving up: Dieter Zetsche, chief executive, is confident of positive sales for Daimler. ’We expect [premium] markets to...

    32. September 8, 2009

      Ageing customers add to challenge for luxury carmakers

      Audi, BMW and Daimler, Germany's leading premium carmakers, are still reeling from the shock to demand triggered by the...

    33. September 7, 2009

      Ageing population is Germany’s big challenge

      Audi, BMW and Daimler, Germany’s leading premium carmakers, are still reeling from the shock to demand triggered by the...

    34. July 14, 2009

      BMW to ramp up production

      BMW is set to increase production in coming months as the world's biggest premium carmaker sees the global autos market...

    35. July 14, 2009

      Sales chief bullish as BMW prepares to bump up production

      BMW is set to increase production in coming months, as the world's biggest premium carmaker sees the global autos market...

    36. July 13, 2009

      BMW bullish as it prepares to bump up output

      BMW is set to increase production in coming months, as the world’s biggest premium carmaker sees the global car market...

    37. April 22, 2009

      Raymarine dives on warning

      Raymarine fell 12.3 per cent to 14¼p as the market reacted to Monday's after-hours profits warning from the marine...

    38. March 19, 2009

      BMW scraps sales targets

      BMW underscored the troubles of the luxury car segment yesterday when it scrapped its sales targets for the next few years....

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