“Make VW Pay” Campaign Seeks Rebates For Consumers Tricked Into Buying Recalled Clean Diesel Vehicles

“Make VW Pay” Campaign Seeks Rebates For Consumers Tricked Into Buying Recalled Clean Diesel Vehicles

(Eric Arnold)

While the nearly 500,000 recalled Volkswagen and Audi vehicles may be considered safe to drive, many owners of these cars feel they were tricked into buying them by VW’s “clean diesel” marketing. A new campaign is calling on the carmaker to buy back all of those vehicles — and to refund the owners the full retail price for their cars.

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ETOA opposes the proposed rise in coach permits during the Jubilee in Rome

ETOA opposes the proposed rise in coach permits during the Jubilee in Rome
ETOA, the European Tourism Association, opposes the proposed rise in coach permits during the Jubilee in Rome. Imposing a fivefold increase on the existing 200 euros daily permit is out of all proportion. It threatens prepaid contracts for travel in 2016 and beyond and is yet another cost that is making Rome an expensive and unpredictable destination. Under these proposals a visitor in a group of 40 people staying in a 4 star hotel would be paying 33 euros in local taxes a night.

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