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German retailer group REWE to put electronics stores on the block

German retailing major REWE Group announced plans to offload its consumer electronics stores, which operate as part of the ProMarkt chain. REWE chairman Frank Wiemer said that the move was prompted by constantly growing competition in the local market, further […]

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Telefonica to restart talks Dutch KPN on merger of German operations

Spanish telecoms major Telefonica SA (MCE:TEF) will restart discussions with Dutch peer Royal KPN NV (AMS:KPN) in connection with a potential tie-up of their German activities in a


Germany’s Siemens hires Rothschild to divest security products unit

German engineering group Siemens AG (ETR:SIE) intends to divest its Sweden-based security products business and has appointed investment bank Rothschild to advise it on the process, Bloomberg reported


Advent, Kreke family to squeeze out remaining Douglas shareholders

Advent International Corp and the Kreke family said today that they had so far accumulated a 95.33% stake in German retailer Douglas Holding AG (ETR:DOU). Together with the 12.73%

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German Bosch unveils €1.1bn disposal of Denso stake

German technology supplier Robert Bosch GmbH said on Thursday it had recently disposed of its remaining 5% stake in Japanese car parts maker Denso Corp (TYO:6902) for around

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Germany looks into planned merger of European defence giants EADS and BAE

The German government is currently looking into the details of the planned tie-up of European aerospace and defence group EADS NV (EPA:EAD) and British defence contractor BAE Systems

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Germany’s ThyssenKrupp in talks to sell blanks unit to China’s Wuhan Iron

German steel group ThyssenKrupp AG (ETR:TKA) is nearing an agreement on the sale of its Tailored Blanks business to Chinese iron and steel products maker Wuhan Iron and

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Euro crisis threatens the existence of the EU — Italian PM

Italian prime minister Mario Monti has warned that the sovereign debt crisis in Europe is not only threatening the existence of the eurozone, but also the European Union

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Ratings agency Moody’s warns of negative outlook for Germany

Credit ratings agency Moody's on Tuesday warned that the outlook for Germany's AAA credit rating is negative, which is said to be the first step towards a possible


AIG’s German arm raises offer for property investor AIRE

AIG Century GmbH & Co KGaA, part of US insurance major American International Group Inc (NYSE:AIG), said on Monday it had hiked its voluntary tender offer for German

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