Tuesday, 30 November 2021

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Daimler to recall 60,000 Mercedes diesels in Germany

FRANKFURT: Daimler must recall 60,000 Mercedes diesel cars in Germany after regulators found that they were fitted with software aimed at distorting emissions tests, the Transportation Ministry said. The model affected is the Mercedes-Benz GLK 220 produced between 2012 and 2015. Daimler confirmed that the recall was ordered on Friday ...

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Daimler to invest $573mn in autonomous trucks

FRANKFURT: German luxury carmaker Daimler will invest 500 million euros ($573 million) in the coming years to develop highly autonomous trucks, it said on Monday, a move that will create more than 200 jobs. The spending plans are part of Daimler’s “global push to bring highly automated trucks (SAE level ...

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Dubai government to launch taxi venture with Careem

DUBAI: Dubai’s transport regulator is to launch a new taxi service with Careem, a ride-hailing rival to Uber in the Middle East. The emirate’s Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) said the deal was the first in the world between a state transport authority and a private sector ride-hailing service, which ...

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Daimler profits hit by diesel scandal

FRANKFURT AM MAIN: German car giant Daimler reported a slump in third-quarter profits, confirming a weaker 2018 outlook as it suffered lower sales and shouldered costs for refits to polluting diesel cars. Net profit at the Mercedes-Benz maker shed 21 percent year-on-year between July and September, to 1.76 billion euros ...

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