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December 12, 2018 10:14 AM Man City win group as Sane double sinks Hoffenheim

Dec 12 (Reuters) - Manchester City battled back to winning ways, coming from a goal down to overwhelm Hoffenheim 2-1 in the Champions League with a brilliant Leroy Sane double that ensured they progressed to the last-16 as winners of Group F on Wednesday. The already-qualified English champions, who had suffered their first league defeat in 22 matches 78

December 6, 2018 7:12 AM France will tax digital giants from 2019 even if no EU-wide agreement: FinMin

PARIS (Reuters) - Finance Minister Bruno Le Maire on Thursday said France will tax digital giants at a national level from 2019 if European Union states cannot reach an agreement on a tax on digital revenues for the bloc. EU finance ministers failed to agree a tax on digital revenues on Tuesday, despite a last minute Franco-German plan to salvage the proposal 146

December 5, 2018 6:15 PM Volkswagen brand seeks 6-billion-euro cost, efficiency gains by 2023: Handelsblatt

FRANKFURT (Reuters) - Volkswagen’s (VOWG_p.DE) core brand will seek cost and efficiency gains of almost 6 billion euros ($6.8 bln) in an effort to raise the VW brand’s operating margin to 6 percent by 2023, German daily Handelsblatt said, citing company sources. Volkswagen has said it seeks to achieve an operating return on sales of at least 6 percent 112

December 5, 2018 11:02 AM Berlin: German automakers' meeting with Trump separate to U.S.-EU trade talks

BERLIN (Reuters) - Discussions between German car executives and President Donald Trump in Washington on Tuesday should be seen as separate from the trade talks between the European Union and the United States, a German government spokeswoman said on Wednesday. She said the talks were held for corporate reasons and the atmosphere was good. During the meeting 91

December 4, 2018 10:50 AM Ireland still concerned about EU digital tax despite new proposal: minister

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - Ireland’s finance minister poured cold water Tuesday on a new Franco-German proposal for a European tax on companies’ digital revenues, saying it failed to address his concerns. “I continue to have strong principled concerns about this policy direction,” Paschal Donohoe told his EU counterparts in a debate on the tax after France 125

December 4, 2018 7:21 AM Olympics: Samsung extends Olympics sponsorship to 2028

BERLIN (Reuters) - South Korea’s Samsung has extended its sponsorship contract with the International Olympic Committee by eight years and will remain a top sponsor until the 2028 Los Angeles Games, the world governing body said on Tuesday. Samsung, who first signed up as a top sponsor with the IOC in 1998 and was a local sponsor at the 1988 Seoul Olympics 104

November 30, 2018 11:42 AM German chancellery aware of plans for White House meeting of German car bosses

BERLIN (Reuters) - The German chancellery is aware of the idea of a meeting between representatives of the U.S. government and the executives of German car companies, a spokesman for Chancellor Angela Merkel said on Friday. Top executives from German carmakers Volkswagen (VOWG_p.DE), BMW (BMWG.DE) and Daimler (DAIGn.DE) are finalizing plans for a White 101

November 29, 2018 10:43 AM Merkel: We sanction Russia for the sake of international law

BERLIN (Reuters) - German Chancellor Angela Merkel said the West was imposing sanctions on Russia to stand up for international law and added that she would address the Sea of Azov issue with Russian President Vladimir Putin at an upcoming G20 summit. “We don’t impose sanctions on Russia for sanctions’ sake, rather we impose sanctions to make clear that countries 76

November 28, 2018 9:06 AM 'Put Putin in his place', Ukrainian ambassador tells Germany

BERLIN (Reuters) - Ukraine’s top diplomat in Germany urged Berlin and other Western states to punish Russia by extending sanctions, banning energy imports and putting the NordStream 2 gas pipeline on hold after Moscow seized three Ukrainian ships near Crimea. The ambassador even raised the possibility of sending German marines to the region 99

November 26, 2018 11:10 AM Italy's SNAM signs deal with Volkswagen for gas-powered cars

MILAN (Reuters) - Italian gas group Snam (SRG.MI) has a deal with Seat, a unit of German car maker Volkswagen VOWD_p.DE, to boost the use of natural gas to power cars, the two companies said on Monday. Snam and Seat will explore ways to develop fuel station networks and create new products. “For SEAT, one out of every five vehicles sold in Italy uses compressed 127