(Reuters) - U.S. chief executive officers are modestly more upbeat about the economy and almost half plan to increase capital spending over the next six months, a quarterly business group survey said on Tuesday.
JOHANNESBURG, March 3 (Reuters) - South African retailer The Foschini Group aims to almost triple the number of its stores across the rest of Africa over the next five years, its chief executive said on Tuesday.
DUBLIN, March 3 (Reuters) - Irish aircraft lessor Avolon does not expect lower oil prices to have any impact on aircraft demand, its chief executive said on Tuesday, adding that most airlines were basing their long-term planning on $100 per barrel of oil.
* Three acquisitions to be closed this year - CEO (Adds CEO comments)
GENEVA (Reuters) - The new boss of BMW will have to cope with the rise of electric cars, automated driving and new competitors, as well as the traditional uncertainties over consumer demand and fuel prices, its outgoing CEO said on Tuesday.
* BMW group sales up 7 pct in Feb. - CEO (Releads on challenges for incoming CEO , adds comments from CEO and a management board member)
GENEVA, March 3 (Reuters) - Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) could sell more than 10 percent of luxury unit Ferrari in a planned initial public offering given high demand, with a view to boosting...
* Aims to capitalise on India's low level of car ownership - CEO
CAIRO, March 3 (Reuters) - Pioneers Holding will make three acquisitions in the food and real estate sectors this year, the Egyptian financial services firm said on Tuesday.
* CEO still confident of price recovery (Adds context, details, CEO quotes)