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FRANKFURT — BMW sealed a chit of bargain with Chinese tech hulk Baidu to join a unconstrained pushing platform, called Apollo, as a house member, a automaker pronounced in a statement.
The understanding was sealed during a revisit by Chinese Premier Li Keqiang to Germany, BMW pronounced on Tuesday.
After years of inner development, Baidu final year motionless to open a unconstrained pushing record to third parties, a pierce it hopes will accelerate growth and assistance it contest with U.S. firms such as Tesla and Google plan Waymo.
“With BMW Group and Baidu fasten army we can significantly accelerate a fixing of specific mandate and technological approaches to spin a prophesy of unconstrained pushing into existence for Chinese business really soon,” BMW growth arch Klaus Froehlich pronounced in a statement.
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