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Sep 05, 2014, 16:01 ET
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Mercedes-Benz is expanding Tuscaloosa Plant capacities

- Dr. Dieter Zetsche, Chairman of the Board of Management of Daimler AG and Head of Mercedes-Benz Cars: "We are consistently seeing record...

Jul 23, 2014, 01:20 ET
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Daimler on a profitable growth track: renewed growth in unit sales, revenue and earnings in the second quarter

- Confirmed outlook for full-year: significant growth anticipated in unit sales, revenue and EBIT from ongoing business - Dr. Dieter...

Apr 30, 2014, 08:46 ET
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Michael Brecht elected as Deputy Chairman of Daimler AG's Supervisory Board

  - Erich Klemm retires from Supervisory Board after 26 years - Supervisory Board elects Michael Brecht as Erich Klemm's successor...

Apr 30, 2014, 01:35 ET
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Daimler: Net profit almost doubles in first quarter of 2014

  - Total unit sales of 565,800 vehicles at record level in first quarter - Revenue up by 13% to €29.5 billion -...

Apr 09, 2014, 12:41 ET
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Annual Shareholders' Meeting of Daimler AG approves dividend of Euro 2.25

 At the Annual Shareholders' Meeting of Daimler AG held in Berlin on Wednesday, the shareholders approved the distribution of a dividend for...

Apr 09, 2014, 02:30 ET
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Dr. Dieter Zetsche at the Daimler Annual Shareholders' Meeting: "Our determination is paying off."

  - Investment program is bearing fruit - Implementation of efficiency programs running as planned - Further development of...

Mar 14, 2014, 04:09 ET
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Daimler issues first corporate bond in China

  - Issue of first bond of 500 million renminbi - Bond issued with a one-year maturity - Daimler enters new territory by...

Feb 18, 2014, 10:35 ET
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Supervisory Board extends Bodo Uebber's contract

  - Contract of service extended until December 31, 2019 - Supervisory Board Chairman Dr. Manfred Bischoff: "We are delighted to...

Feb 06, 2014, 02:05 ET
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Daimler on a successful path in 2013: record levels of unit sales, revenue, EBIT and net profit

  - Group EBIT reaches €10.8 billion (2012: €8.8 billion) - EBIT from ongoing business of €7.9 (2012:...

Feb 04, 2014, 10:54 ET
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car2go black: Carsharing with the three-pointed star

- Daimler Mobility Services offers carsharing with Mercedes-Benz vehicles for the first time - Pilot Phase with 200 B-Class vehicles...

Jan 28, 2014, 15:35 ET
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Reorganization of Daimler Board of Management

  - Markus Schaefer appointed member of the divisional board of Mercedes-Benz Cars for manufacturing and procurement - Andreas...

Dec 19, 2013, 07:05 ET
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Aston Martin and Daimler sign technical partnership agreements

- Supply and development agreements for engines signed - Electric/Electronic (E/E) component supply planned - Daimler to...

Nov 19, 2013, 15:00 ET
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Daimler strengthens international R&D network: Growth in Silicon Valley

 Mercedes-Benz Research & Development North America, Inc. (MBRDNA) currently employs a workforce of some 300 at various locations in the...

Nov 19, 2013, 04:12 ET
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Official closing ceremony for strategic investment held in Beijing: Daimler AG is 12% shareholder in Chinese partner BAIC Motor

- Following green light from Chinese authorities: Official closing ceremony in Beijing for Daimler AG's 12% stake in leading Chinese...

Nov 18, 2013, 02:23 ET
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Next milestone for Daimler in China: Mercedes-Benz engine plant at Beijing Benz celebrates grand opening

- First ever Mercedes-Benz passenger car engine-plant outside of Germany - Top-notch facility, built at Beijing Benz Automotive...

Nov 15, 2013, 07:59 ET
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Daimler supports victims of typhoon disaster in the Philippines

  - € 500,000 for direct relief efforts - Employee donations for relief projects of the German Red Cross - Dr. Dieter...

Oct 29, 2013, 12:00 ET
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Mercedes-Benz revs up youth transportation market

 Busy schedules and the stress of scheduling for today's youths seem to be part of the daily family life. The recently launched pilot...

Oct 24, 2013, 01:39 ET
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Daimler reports another significantly improved quarter

- Unit sales up by 13% to 595,000 vehicles - Revenue above prior-year level at €30.1 billion - Group EBIT of €2,231...

Sep 11, 2013, 08:48 ET
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Collaboration between Daimler and Renault-Nissan advances globally, CEOs say

    - Portfolio of jointly developed major projects has jumped from three to ten - Nissan and Daimler have completed...

Sep 03, 2013, 09:26 ET
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Daimler strengthens its customer focus

- More focus on customers and markets as a further element in implementing the growth strategies - Direct sales responsibility of...