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Nissan retains Saikawa as CEO, in likely rebuff of Renault

May 17 2019

TOKYO Nissan Motor Co said on Friday that Hiroto Saikawa would stay on as chief executive, backing the protege of former boss Carlos Ghosn even as top shareholder Renault had earlier pushed for a change in the Japanese automaker's leadership.

Renault to propose joint holding company with Nissan: source

Apr 27 2019

TOKYO Renault will propose a plan to create a joint holding company that would give the French carmaker and Japanese partner Nissan equal footing, a person with knowledge of the issue told Reuters.

Nissan to reject new integration proposal from Renault: Nikkei

Apr 22 2019

TOKYO Nissan Motor Co Ltd will reject a management integration proposal from French partner Renault SA and will call for an equal capital relationship, the Nikkei newspaper said on Monday, citing sources.

Tokyo court approves 10-day detention of Ghosn, rejects appeal

Apr 05 2019

TOKYO A Tokyo court approved on Friday a request by prosecutors to detain Carlos Ghosn for 10 days for further questioning, rejecting an appeal by the ousted Nissan boss' lawyer to free him as he fights charges against financial misconduct.

Nissan may ask ex-Toray boss Sakakibara to chair board meetings: source

Mar 13 2019

TOKYO Nissan Motor is considering asking ex-Toray Industries chief and Japan Inc heavyweight Sadayuki Sakakibara to chair its board meetings while leaving vacant the chairman post previously held by Carlos Ghosn, a source said on Thursday.

Nissan may ask ex-Toray boss Sakakibara to chair board meetings - source

Mar 13 2019

TOKYO Nissan Motor is considering asking ex-Toray Industries chief and Japan Inc heavyweight Sadayuki Sakakibara to chair its board meetings while leaving vacant the chairman post previously held by Carlos Ghosn, a source said on Thursday.

Nissan, Renault break up almighty chairmanship in wake of Ghosn's ouster

Mar 12 2019

YOKOHAMA, Japan Japan's Nissan Motor and France's Renault said they would retool the world's top car-making alliance to put themselves on more equal footing, breaking up the all-powerful chairmanship previously wielded by ousted boss Carlos Ghosn. | Video

Ousted Nissan boss Ghosn to leave prison after court rejects prosecutors' appeal

Mar 05 2019

TOKYO A Japanese court on Tuesday rejected a last-minute attempt by prosecutors to keep former Nissan Motor Chairman Carlos Ghosn in prison, ruling that the once-feted executive could be released on $8.9 million bail after more than 100 days in detention. | Video

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