This week we look at: record number South Africans abroad apply to vote in the 2019 Elections, VW’s electric car revolution, Standard Bank cuts jobs, a plane crash that killed all on board and Lesotho’s finances.
German car giant Volkswagen said Wednesday it would slash thousands of posts to cope with its transition to electric and autonomous driving the day after reporting rising profits…
People took to Twitter to express their disapproval of the campaign, with some calling it insensitive.
VW will spend almost $50 billion on developing electric cars, autonomous driving and new mobility services by 2023 and explore further areas of cooperation with US automaker Ford.
Volkswagen was holding crisis talks on Monday to find a stand-in boss for its Audi brand, a source familiar with the discussions said, after German authorities arrested Audi CEO Rupert Stadler as part of a probe into emissions test cheating.