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2009-02-17 03:07:00

- Net profit of EUR1.4 billion (2007: EUR4.0 billion) - Revenue of EUR95.9 billion (2007: EUR99.4 billion) - Dividend to amount to EUR0.60 per share (2007 EUR2.00) - Outlook: substantial burdens on EBIT anticipated for 2009 - Intensified efficiency programs STUTTGART, Germany, Feb. 17 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Daimler AG (NYSE: DAI) today presented its preliminary and unaudited figures for the Group and the divisions for the 2008 financial year. Daimler achieved EBIT of...

2009-02-10 10:49:00

STUTTGART, Germany, Feb. 10 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- As of April 2009, Dr. Wolfgang Bernhard (48) will assume worldwide responsibility for the Daimler Group's Mercedes-Benz Vans unit. He will thus replace Wilfried Porth (50), who will take over from Gunther Fleig (60) as Member of the Board of Management for Human Resources and Labor Relations Director. Bernhard previously held various leading positions at the Daimler Group and its predecessor companies during the period from 1994 to 2004,...

2008-12-15 07:24:00

DUESSELDORF, Germany, Dec. 15 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Investment in the powertrain of the future. Partnership between Evonik Industries and Daimler in Li-Tec pushes forward research, development and production of cells for lithium-ion batteries. Evonik and Daimler combine key technologies for success. Entry into a multi-billion market imminent. Establishment of an additional joint venture for the development and production of lithium-ion batteries for passenger vehicles, buses and...

Word of the Day
  • A unit of saved energy.
Coined by Amory Lovins, chairman of the Rocky Mountain Institute as a contraction of negative watt on the model of similar compounds like megawatt.