The Japanese carmaker said on Tuesday it sold 5.02m vehicles in the first six months of this year, less than the 5.04m VW said earlier this month it had sold in the same period.
Australia's sharemarket recovered after being pushed lower by China's renewed stockmarket troubles. Shortly before 1pm (AEST), Australia's S & P/ASX 200 hit positive territory after an early 1.1 per cent intraday fall.
General Motors Co. GM -0.03 % will work with a Chinese auto maker on a $5 billion initiative to overhaul how it creates cars for developing markets, a move that represents the U.S.
A Florida family of professional treasure hunters has struck gold after discovering over $1 million worth of coins and jewelry in a huge Spanish shipwreck from the 18th century, Florida Today reports.
Procter & Gamble Co. PG -0.40 % brought back A.G. Lafley two years ago to pull the company out of a protracted slump. This week, P&G is poised to announce his replacement.