VW’s Seat brand chief steps down as Renault continues CEO hunt

FRANKFURT/PARIS (Reuters) – Volkswagen <VOWG_p.DE> on Tuesday said that Luca de Meo has stepped down from…

GM’s 2019 China sales drop for second year on weak economy

SHANGHAI (Reuters) – General Motors Co’s <GM.N> vehicle sales in China fell for a second year…

U.S. Senate Finance panel advances new North American trade deal

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. Senate Finance Committee voted on Tuesday to approve the U.S.-Mexico-Canada Agreement,…

Volkswagen says Luca de Meo steps down as CEO of Seat

FRANKFURT (Reuters) – German carmaker Volkswagen <VOWG_p.DE> said on Tuesday Luca de Meo has stepped down…

Alitalia bleeds around 300 million euros a year: administrator

By Francesca Landini MILAN (Reuters) – Struggling Italian carrier Alitalia [CAITLA.UL] is burning through its cash…

Australia strengthens bushfire defenses as economic, environmental costs mount

By Colin Packham SYDNEY (Reuters) – Australian firefighters used a break from searing temperatures on Tuesday…

Don’t expect easy trade talks with the U.S., France warns Britain

By Michel Rose PARIS (Reuters) – Britain is in for a rude awakening when it discovers…

Volkswagen seeks damages from Prevent in ongoing legal dispute

HAMBURG/FRANKFURT (Reuters) – Volkswagen <VOWG_p.DE> is seeking more than 100 million euros ($112 million) in damages…

UK’s Javid pledges more spending to help voters in March 11 budget

By William Schomberg LONDON (Reuters) – British finance minister Sajid Javid promised to use public investment…

Waymo self-driving vehicles cover 20 million miles on public roads

(Reuters) – Waymo, the self-driving unit of Alphabet Inc <GOOGL.O>, said its vehicles had covered more…

Italian court eases the way for Ilva talks between government and Arcelor

TARANTO, Italy (Reuters) – An Italian court ruled on Tuesday that one of three blast furnaces…

A Saudi family feud, a decade-long debt saga and a court’s $14 billion decision

By Davide Barbuscia DUBAI (Reuters) – Saudi Arabia’s largest and longest debt saga, fueled by a…