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Volkswagen CEO and chairman charged with Dieselgate offences in Germany
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24th Sep 2019
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Volkswagen CEO and chairman charged with Dieselgate offences in Germany

German prosecutors from Braunschweig have filed charges against three current and former Volkswagen executives for failing to warn investors early enough about the financial implications of the Dieselgate emissions cheating scheme. The three men charged are the Volkswagen Group's current CEO Herbert Diess, its current chairman Hans Dieter Pötsch, and Martin Winterkorn, the company's CEO at the time the scandal broke.
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Former Volkswagen CEO charged over Dieselgate scandal
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4th May 2018
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Former Volkswagen CEO charged over Dieselgate scandal

Martin Winterkorn, CEO of the Volkswagen Group at the time the Dieselgate scandal erupted into public view, has been indicted on four charges in the United States. The US indictment against Winterkorn was actually filed in secret in March, and was only revealed this week by the Detroit district court as the Volkswagen Group held its annual general meeting in Germany.
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Derek Fung
Volkswagen plant produces first new Porsche Boxster
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20th Sep 2012
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Volkswagen plant produces first new Porsche Boxster

The first new-generation Porsche to be built at Volkswagen's Osnabruck plant in Germany has rolled off the production line, following the acquisition of the Stuttgart-based company by the ever-expanding Volkswagen Group in August.
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