Volkswagen CEO to visit Malaysia for Proton talks


HANOVER, Germany, Sept 24 (Reuters) - Volkswagen Chief Executive Martin Winterkorn plans to visit Malaysia in the weeks ahead to discuss striking a deal with state-owned carmaker Proton, a Volkswagen spokesman said on Monday. Winterkorn will meet Prime Minister Abdullah Ahmad Badawi to discuss the framework for Europe's biggest automaker to take a stake in loss-making Proton. An exact date for the meeting was not yet set, the spokesman said, confirming a report in Malasian weekly the Edge. ...

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