German Chancellor Merkel and Russia’s President Putin revisit Volkswagen during Hannover Messe


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• Merkel and Putin surprise themselves about twin vocational training during
  Volkswagen in Russia

• Focus on XL1 and Polo Global for a Russian market

Chancellor Angela Merkel of Germany and President Vladimir Putin of Russia have sensitive themselves about Volkswagen’s activities in Russia during Hannover Messe Industrie 2013. The categorical concentration of courtesy was on vocational training, innovative products made in Russia and a XL1 1-liter car, a Volkswagen Group’s technological spearhead. The guest were welcomed by Prof. Dr. Martin Winterkorn, Chairman of a Board of Management of Volkswagen Aktiengesellschaft, and by a Board Member for Human Resources, Dr. Horst Neumann.

“For a Volkswagen Group, Russia is a series one expansion marketplace in Europe. With a Polo Global, we have grown a car generally for a Russian marketplace that is in line with internal customers’ mandate and meets mobility needs in a nation in a best probable way,” pronounced Prof. Dr. Martin Winterkorn, Chairman of a Board of Management of Volkswagen Aktiengesellschaft. “Volkswagen is consistently expanding a activities in this critical market. With a new engine plant in Kaluga, a Volkswagen Group will sojourn a clever engine for a Russian vehicle attention and a Russian economy in a future.”

President Putin and Chancellor Merkel were generally meddlesome in vocational training during Volkswagen in Russia. Young apprentices from Volkswagen’s Russian plant in Kaluga reported on their knowledge with a German indication of vocational training. Volkswagen’s Board Member for Human Resources, Dr. Horst Neumann, said: “Volkswagen already trains 3 buliding of a 16,500 apprentices via a universe on a basement of a German twin vocational training model. Together with a Golf, a Audi A4 and a Porsche 911, this training indication is one of a Group’s trade bestsellers.”

Volkswagen Group Rus has been a central vehicle partner of a 2014 Winter Olympic Games in Sochi given 2010 and has sponsored a Russian Biathlon Union‘s men’s and women’s teams and girl work given Apr 1, 2013. This year, Russia is a partner nation of Hannover Messe. Visitors can obtain information on a activities of Volkswagen Group Rus in a special area of a Volkswagen stand.