India's appetite for luxury cars has been growing steadily in recent years. But rough roads and high taxation rates are holding back the sector.
Donald Trump doesn't want to see any more BMWs or Mercedes on Fifth Avenue in New York. To that end, he has made different, partly contradictory threats and offers in the trade conflict with the EU. Will it work for him?
The highly ambitious Belt and Road Initiative promises to fortify China as an economic superpower. But negotiations around the Bangladesh, China, India and Myanmar Economic Corridor are proving contentious.
The Detroit Auto Show is getting a mixed response this year, with critics saying it's old-fashioned and uninspiring. DW's US correspondent Carsten von Nahmen takes a critical look at his own expectations.
China has imposed an extra 10 percent tax on premium cars amid a government crackdown on conspicuous luxury consumption. But this is unlikely to slow carmakers' rising sales.
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