PARIS – The European Commission is giving the European Union auto industry a stay of execution regarding plans to starve the industry of regional state-aid handouts. There had been plans earlier in the year to place auto makers on a blacklist of industries with “structural difficulties.” Such sectors would be considered largely ineligible for federal state-aid investment funds. The thinking was such subsidies would be “wasted” on industries considered in long-term decline. ...

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