Volkswagen Group sustainability report highlights climate protection targets. Efforts are concerted towards bringing the European new car fleet’s CO2 emission level to 95 g of CO2/km by 2020.
Volkswagen Group appoints Jürgen Stackmann as Chairman of SEAT S.A. He takes over from James Muir, who will take on a senior management position in the VW Group.
Over the next five years, the third largest car manufacturer in the world, Volkswagen will hire 50,000 more employees, and most of these will come from outside Europe, from countries like India, China and Russia.
Volkswagen Group automotive air conditioning systems with CO2 as refrigerant. Additional investments are being planned in the development of efficient technologies, drive system and highly fuel efficient vehicles which are also low on auto emission and environmentally sustainable production.
Volkswagen Group A Chance to Play initiative in Brazil. Volkswagen Groups Work Council in collaboration with the child rights agency ‘Terre des Hommes’ have been trying to improve conditions for poor children in Brazil, through ‘A Chance to Play’ initiative.
Volkswagen Group new engine plant in Mexico. This new plant has been designed for a medium term annual capacity of 330,000 units with investments to the tune of $550 million. 700 new job opportunities will be created.
Since 2007 the Volkswagen group has grown considerably with over 225,000 employees joining the workforce. This has translated into 100,000 new jobs that have been…
VW group has registered an impressive increase of 11.2 percent in the period from January to November 2012 with delivery of 5.22 million passenger vehicles…