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Fiat wins EU clearance to buy Chrysler

July 24, 2009

CHRYSLER-PRODUCTION/BRUSSELS, July 24 (Reuters) – The European Commission on Friday unconditionally approved the purchase of bankrupt U.S. automaker Chrysler LLC by Italy’s Fiat SpA, saying the transaction would not damage competition in Europe. (more…)

GM says studying three bids for Opel

July 20, 2009

Opel in GermanyBy Christiaan Hetzner and Angelika Gruber
FRANKFURT, July 20 (Reuters) – General Motors (GM) said on Monday that it had received three binding takeover offers for carmaker Opel that it would consider along with Germany and other European countries that would be affected by the deal. (more…)