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02/12/2015 VW borrows €20bn to help it survive

Volkswagen agreed to the terms of a bridging loan with banks to help survive the costs of its emissions scandal. The scandal occurred after VW admitted to cheating U.S. diesel emissions tests and to falsifying carbon dioxide emissions.


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