VW brand chief Diess gets backing from Porsche-Piech clan, report saysFri, 24, Feb 2017
VW brand chief expects challenging year amid cost cutsTue, 21, Feb 2017
VW works council says talks over strategy pact broken off without resultsMon, 13, Feb 2017
VW union accuses Diess of undermining cost-cutting dealWed, 08, Feb 2017
VW Group's works council has accused executives including brand chief Herbert Diess of undermining a cost-cutting deal forged late last year. Labor leaders said the managers had breached the November pact by ruling out possible hirings in the first half of 2017 and cutting temporary jobs more quickly and deeply than agreed.