UPDATE 1-Germany delays truck road toll scheme

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(Adds background, detail) BERLIN, July 31 (Reuters) - Germany confirmed on Thursday that it would delay the effective start of a new truck road-toll system by two months until the beginning of November after widespread criticism of the scheme by transport operators. Transport Minister Manfred Stolpe confirmed a Reuters report from earlier this week, telling the Tagesspiegel daily the formal start date on August 31 would be kept but that the first two months would be used for testing and ...

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