Sustainability News

As first reported by the Wall Street Journal Volkswagen has indeed agreed to settle claims related to its diesel emissions cheating scandal in the US.

A new survey of UK companies suggests that 25% intend to freeze recruitment in the wake of the Brexit vote while two thirds believe it is bad for their business, the BBC reports.

There’s only one big story today - the decision by voters in England and Wales (not Scotland it should be noted) to leave the EU. Prime Minister David Cameron has resigned, Scottish political powerhouse Alex Salmond has called for a new Scottish independence vote and the value of the sterling has plummeted against the dollar.

Volkswagen shareholders have accused executives of “overseeing a shambles” and demanded changes to the management structure at its Annual General Meeting in Hanover, Germany, the Guardian reports.