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|Once the proud sponsor of London's bikes, Barclays |
"has now made a commercial decision not to continue the sponsorship."
"Barclays have received immense benefits from the publicity given to the cycle hire scheme in its early years, but now that its performance is looking shaky they appear to be bailing out.
|Mol CEU Zsolt Hernádi has a chance to do corporate social responsibility right.|
|BKK executive Vitézy presents alongside his boss, Mayor Tarlos.|
|Hungary's petrol giant seeking green credentials?|
|Budapest Mayor István Tarlos with Hernádi Zsolt, president of Bubi's corporate sponsor, MOL oil company.|
The possible solutions outlined in the nagykörút study, in which cycling infrastructure displaces an outer traffic lane or parking lane, are not realistic in the current traffic situation. This might be taken up after the introduction of a downtown congestion charge, but on this there’s been no final decision.