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Ghosn may have had questionable ethics, co-chair of external Nissan probe says

3:39pm EST

TOKYO The co-chair of a committee set up by Japanese automaker Nissan Motor Co to examine the root cause of alleged financial misconduct by ousted chairman Carlos Ghosn said he believed Ghosn may have had questionable ethical standards.

Nissan, Renault bosses met one-on-one in Amsterdam, Nissan says

Dec 19 2018

YOKOHAMA Nissan Motor Co CEO Hiroto Saikawa held a one-on-one meeting with the acting boss of automaker partner Renault in Amsterdam this week that led to "positive" and "productive" talks, the Japanese automaker said on Thursday.

Renault-Nissan leaders to meet amid alliance crisis

Dec 19 2018

TOKYO/PARIS The head of Nissan and acting CEO of Renault will hold talks during a two day meeting of their carmaking partnership starting on Tuesday, sources said, amid a crisis in relations sparked by the arrest of long-time alliance supremo Carlos Ghosn.

Nissan to boost external board seats, set up compensation committee: source

Dec 12 2018

TOKYO Nissan Motor Co Ltd plans to boost the number of external board members and set up a committee to oversee compensation as part of its effort to improve governance following the arrest of former Chairman Carlos Ghosn for financial misconduct, a source said.

Nissan panel puts off selection of nominee to succeed Ghosn: source

Dec 04 2018

TOKYO A Nissan Motor Co panel on Tuesday failed to nominate a successor to Carlos Ghosn as chairman in the wake of his arrest and dismissal for alleged financial misconduct last month, a source familiar with the situation told Reuters.

Mitsubishi Motors says Nissan-Renault alliance can survive turmoil

Nov 27 2018

OKAZAKI, Japan A senior executive at Mitsubishi Motors Corp said on Tuesday its alliance with Nissan Motor and Renault SA can survive management upheaval, a day after it fired Carlos Ghosn as chairman over financial misconduct allegations.

RPT-NEWSMAKER-Nissan's Saikawa, a hard-nosed leader, takes centre stage after Ghosn's ouster

Nov 22 2018

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