French and German ministers share job concerns in PSA-Opel deal

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France and Germany share common issues about the influence on jobs from PSA Group’s proposed tied-up with General Motor’s Opel unit, the two nations’ economy ministers stated on Wednesday after talks in Paris. French Economy Minister Michel Sapin stated it remained in the interest of Peugeot-maker PSA that Opel’s autonomy is fully protected in the […]

German minister Brigitte Zypries supports Peugeot-Opel deal after GM assurances

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Germany expects PSA Group’s proposed acquisition of Opel to proceed, a minister stated on Thursday, after the United States automaker looked to ease fears of massive plant closures. “I expect it to take place,” Economy Minister Brigitte Zypries informed reporters after conversations with senior executives from General Motors and PSA, maker of Peugeot and Citroen […]