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Nissan's Ghosn offers to wear electronic ankle tag for bail

5:10am EST

TOKYO Ousted Nissan Motor Co Chairman Carlos Ghosn has offered to wear an electronic ankle tag and hire guards to monitor him in an unusual bid to secure his release on bail after two months of detention in Japan for alleged financial crimes.

Nissan's Ghosn offers to wear electronic ankle tag for bail

4:57am EST

TOKYO Ousted Nissan Motor Co Chairman Carlos Ghosn has offered to wear an electronic ankle tag and hire guards to monitor him in an unusual bid to secure his release on bail after two months of detention in Japan for alleged financial crimes.

Nissan, Renault not ready to discuss new capital ties: Saikawa

3:35am EST

TOKYO Nissan CEO Hirota Saikawa said on Monday that he had not heard directly about a reported French proposal to integrate the Japanese carmaker's management with Renault, adding that it was not the time to discuss revising the partners' capital ties.

WRAPUP 2-Nissan, Renault not ready to discuss new capital ties - Saikawa

Jan 20 2019

* "Virtual merger" makes no sense for Nissan - source (Adds comment from source familiar with Nissan thinking)

Japan to resume commercial whaling after pulling out of IWC

Dec 27 2018

TOKYO Japan will resume commercial whaling from July in its waters and exclusive economic zone while ending its controversial hunts in the Antarctic, it said on Wednesday, as it announced its withdrawal from the International Whaling Commission (IWC). | Video

Japan PM Abe's search for Russia peace pact: best chance, last chance?

Dec 19 2018

TOKYO As Prime Minister Shinzo Abe enters a seventh year in office, he is chasing the holy grail of Japanese diplomacy: a breakthrough in a decades-old territorial row with Russia that has stymied a formal peace treaty since the end of World War Two.

Explainer: Ex-Nissan chief Ghosn affair raises issues beyond one man, one company

Dec 14 2018

TOKYO How big should executive pay packets be? How widespread is lax corporate governance in Japan? And what's the future of the alliance between Nissan and France's Renault?

Explainer: Ex-Nissan chief Ghosn affair raises issues beyond one man, one company

Dec 14 2018

TOKYO How big should executive pay packets be? How widespread is lax corporate governance in Japan? And what's the future of the alliance between Nissan and France's Renault?

Nissan board unlikely to select new chairman on Monday: source

Dec 14 2018

TOKYO Nissan Motor Co's board is unlikely to select a chairman to succeed Carlos Ghosn as had been expected on Dec. 17 after a panel tasked to choose a candidate did not agree on a nominee in a meeting held Thursday, a source said.

EXPLAINER-Ex-Nissan chief Ghosn affair raises issues beyond one man, one company

Dec 14 2018

TOKYO, Dec 14 How big should executive pay packets be? How widespread is lax corporate governance in Japan? And what's the future of the alliance between Nissan and France's Renault?

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