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Exclusive: Don't contact our board members, Renault tells Nissan - sources

5:48am EST

TOKYO/PARIS Renault told alliance partner Nissan to stop contacting the French company's directors ahead of a Thursday board meeting as the Japanese automaker tried to share evidence of wrongdoing by its ousted chairman Carlos Ghosn, two sources said.

Art and cash-filled Rio apartment the new battleground for Nissan, Ghosn: court filing

Dec 10 2018

SAO PAULO/TOKYO A Rio de Janeiro apartment containing cash, art works and personal belongings of Carlos Ghosn has emerged as the latest battleground between the indicted former Nissan Motor Co Ltd chairman and the automaker.

Nissan to oust Ghosn after arrest for alleged financial misconduct

Nov 19 2018

YOKOHAMA, Japan Nissan Motor Co Chairman Carlos Ghosn was arrested on Monday for alleged financial misconduct and will be fired from the board this week, a dramatic fall for a leader hailed for rescuing the Japanese carmaker from close to bankruptcy. | Video

Renault-Chef wegen Veruntreuung bei Nissan in Haft

Nov 19 2018

Tokio Renault-Chef Carlos Ghosn droht wegen des Verdachts der Veruntreuung von Firmengeldern ein jähes Karriereaus: Der bislang hoch angesehene Manager, Architekt des französisch-japanischen Firmenbündnisses von Renault, Nissan und Mitsubishi, wurde am Montag in Japan verhaftet, wie Nissan-Chef Hiroto Saikawa mitteilte.

Philip Morris aims to revive Japan sales with cheaper heat-not-burn tobacco

Oct 23 2018

TOKYO Philip Morris International Inc released cheaper versions of its IQOS "heat not burn" products in Japan on Tuesday as it tries to revive sales and ward off competition from other alternatives to conventional cigarettes.

Philip Morris aims to revive Japan sales with cheaper heat-not-burn tobacco

Oct 23 2018

TOKYO Philip Morris International Inc released cheaper versions of its IQOS "heat not burn" products in Japan on Tuesday as it tries to revive sales and ward off competition from other alternatives to conventional cigarettes.

UPDATE 1-Philip Morris aims to revive Japan sales with cheaper heat-not-burn tobacco

Oct 23 2018

* IQOS growth in Japan market share stagnates lately (Adds comments from news conference)

Japan's pachinko industry braces for anti-addiction regulation

Jul 26 2018

Like many Japanese pachinko parlors, Naomi Suzuki's shop on the outskirts of Fukushima City was once full of energy, with the din of bouncing steel balls and garish lights flashing to indicate winnings.

Icahn and Deason oust Xerox CEO; deal with Fujifilm at risk

May 02 2018

NEW YORK/TOKYO Xerox Corp said its CEO and most of its board will step down to settle a suit by activist shareholders Carl Icahn and Darwin Deason, handing over to new management which will reconsider a contentious deal with Fujifilm Holdings .

Merits of any Takeda bid for Shire questioned, shares slide

Mar 29 2018

TOKYO A potential acquisition of London-listed Shire by Takeda Pharmaceutical was greeted with investor scepticism about its merits on Thursday, with shares in the Japanese drug maker tumbling 7 percent.

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