Following the VW emissions scandal, Wolfsburg is worried about financial repercussions. Greece's new top tax inspector faces a tough job to rein in tax evasion. And an OECD tax information agreement aims for greater accountability and justice.
The German car group is offering owners of older diesel cars rebates of up to 10,000 euros when they trade in their vehicle for a new lower-emissions car. VW subsidiaries Audi and Porsche have announced similar plans.
The scandals at VW seemingly never end, but this time its problems are from the more distant past. During Brazil's military dictatorship, the company apparently helped the regime persecute opponents.
Scandal-marred German automotive giant Volkswagen says it's making swift progress in executing its transition plan aimed at overhauling its core brand and transforming it into a world market leader in electric vehicles.
The US state of California has told the German carmaker it must pay an additional $154 million in environmental fines. VW is nursing heavy losses after using software to help its vehicles cheat emissions tests.
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