Articles by Gernot Heller



Magna-Led Group Sweetens Opel Bid

  • 29 July 09
  • Reuters
Magna has increased the amount of upfront capital it would inject into Opel in its offer for the General Motors European unit, a German government source said Tuesday.

RHJ Offer Tries to Trump Magna’s Favored Opel Bid

  • 20 July 09
  • Reuters
Belgium-based investor RHJ International is offering 275 million euros ($389 million) for a majority stake in General Motors’ Opel in a last-ditch bid to beat frontrunner Magna.

LUKoil Dispute Hits Supplies to Germany

  • 27 August 07
  • Reuters
Russia has cut oil supplies to Germany in the past month, its pipeline monopoly said Friday, blaming the reduction on No. 2 oil producer LUKoil.

G-8 Summit Ends On a Hopeful Note

  • 04 June 03
  • Reuters
The world's leading industrial powers voiced confidence Tuesday in an economic recovery, as the anticlimactic end of their annual summit was marred by a third night of violent anti-capitalist protests.

Viag, Veba May Create European Energy Giant

Nazi Atrocities Exhibit Stirs Anger in Munich