GO
Loading...

Nissan Motor Co Ltd

More

  • *Japan Display soars on report it is considering building a plant. TOKYO, Feb 20- Japan's Nikkei share average rose for a third day to hit a fresh 15- year high on Friday morning, with market sentiment getting a boost from a weaker yen following robust U.S. jobless data. "Now the market is relieved again on hopes for an earlier U.S. rate hike," said Nobuhiko Kuramochi, a...

  • A123 sues Apple, says it poached battery engineers Thursday, 19 Feb 2015 | 10:03 AM ET

    According to a lawsuit filed in U.S. District Court in Massachusetts, A123 is seeking a restraining order and preliminary injunction to stop former employee Mujeeb Ijaz to hire former A123 employees at Apple, where he now works. General Motors and Tesla Motors have electric cars in the works, and Nissan is already selling an electric car called the Leaf.

  • *Tencent messaging app has largely overtaken traditional texting. BEIJING, Feb 17- Ford Motor Co wants Tencent Holdings Ltd to tailor its popular chatting app for the firm's cars in China, as automakers in the world's largest market vie for drivers that care about high-tech features as much as engine size. Rivals including Daimler and Nissan Motor Co Ltd are also...

  • TOKYO, Feb 17- Japan's Nikkei share average fell on Tuesday, retreating from a near eight-year high after talks between Greece and euro zone finance ministers on a new debt deal collapsed. Talks between Greece and euro zone finance ministers over the country's debt broke down when Athens rejected a proposal to request a six-month extension of its...

  • *Tencent messaging app has largely overtaken traditional texting. BEIJING, Feb 17- Ford Motor Co wants Tencent Holdings Ltd to tailor its popular chatting app for the firm's cars in China, as automakers in the world's largest market vie for drivers that care about high-tech features as much as engine size. Rivals including Daimler and Nissan Motor Co Ltd are also...

  • *Honda slowing North American car production as parts held up. SAN FRANCISCO/ TOKYO, Feb 16- A labor dispute at ports on the U.S. West Coast is disrupting supply chains across the Pacific, forcing some Asian suppliers to resort to costly air freight and pushing up shipping rates as more freighters are caught up in long queues to dock. Japan's Honda Motor Co said on...

  • SAN FRANCISCO, Feb 15- Japanese carmaker Honda Motor Co Ltd plans to slow production at some of its plants in North America due to a parts shortage caused by a partial shutdown of ports along the West Coast. The company expects shortages at its operations in Ohio, Indiana and Ontario, Canada, starting Monday and for each plant to adjust its production between Feb. 16...

  • MEXICO CITY/ WASHINGTON, Feb 12- Grappling with tumbling auto sales and weak economic growth, Brazil wants to renew an auto quota pact with Mexico that is set to expire in March, a move that could stoke trade tensions. Another source said Brazil wants a broader treaty with Mexico that would allow free trade between the two Latin American peers in areas where...

  • MEXICO CITY/ BRASILIA, Feb 12- Grappling with tumbling auto sales and weak economic growth, Brazil wants to derail a pact that would allow unlimited imports of cars from Mexico, sources familiar with the situation say, in a move that could stoke trade tensions between Latin America's largest economies. Another source said Brazil wants a broader treaty with...

  • Asian stocks traded mixed on Tuesday, amid tensions between Greece and its euro zone creditors, and more weak Chinese data.

  • TOKYO, Feb 10- Japan's Nikkei share average slipped on Tuesday as Greece's rejection of its bailout terms fuelled concerns fresh turmoil in the euro zone, but Nissan Motor Co attracted buying on rosy forecasts. The Nikkei ended 0.3 percent lower at 17,652.68. However, the broader Topix gained 0.2 percent to 1,427.72 and the JPX-Nikkei Index 400 also rose 0.2...

  • *Nissan rises to 2- month high on earnings outlook, brokerage's target hike. TOKYO, Feb 10- Japan's Nikkei share average fell on Tuesday morning as Greece's rejection of its bailout terms fuelled concerns over the prospect of fresh turmoil in the euro zone, but Nissan Motor Co outperformed on rosy forecasts. Nissan soared 4.4 percent to a two-month high of 1,111...

  • In the third quarter alone, when Nissan's earnings eclipsed analyst estimates, discounts cost the automaker around $3,500 per vehicle, according to researcher Autodata. But the strength of dollar sales in yen terms drove up income, helping Nissan offset weaker-than-expected demand in China and Russia. Nissan raised its operating profit forecast by 6.5...

  • YOKOHAMA, Feb 9- Nissan Motor Co lifted its annual earnings forecast on Monday, expecting its highest operating profit in seven years due to favourable currency movement and further cost cuts. Nissan raised its operating profit projection to 570 billion yen for the year to end-March from the previously forecast 535 billion yen. Nissan also changed its dollar...

  • Nissan results accelerate on new models, cuts Monday, 9 Feb 2015 | 3:13 AM ET

    Nissan Motor lifts forecasts after better-than-anticipated third-quarter results.

  • YOKOHAMA, Feb 9- Nissan Motor Co Ltd lifted its operating profit forecast by 6.5 percent on Monday after better-than-anticipated results in the third quarter, citing brisk sales from new products, favorable exchange rates and cost cuts. Japan's No. 2 carmaker by sales said it now expects operating profit of 570 billion yen instead of the previous forecast of 535...

  • Asian stocks mixed on renewed China worries Monday, 9 Feb 2015 | 2:38 AM ET

    Asian stocks traded mixed on Monday, as a weak trade report from China over the weekend, along with a selloff in U.S. shares, depressed sentiment.

  • *U.S. rate hikes positive for Japan only if gradual- analyst. TOKYO, Feb 9- Japan's Nikkei share average was steady on Monday morning as the yen weakened against the dollar after strong U.S. jobs data, but gains were limited as weak Chinese trade numbers capped risk appetites. "A U.S. rate hike is positive for the Japanese market only when rates are gradually rising," said...

  • TOKYO, Feb 6- Japanese automakers are being forced to ship some car parts to U.S. plants by expensive air cargo and tweak production processes as a protracted labour dispute at U.S. West Coast ports shows no signs of letting up. Fuji Heavy Industries Ltd's Subaru, the fastest-growing brand in the United States, said this week that it now had to shoulder an extra 7...

  • DETROIT, Feb 4- A consortium of 10 automakers led by Toyota Motor Corp plans to hire an independent engineering firm and a former top U.S. auto safety regulator to investigate a rash of problems with air bags supplied by Japan's Takata Corp, the group said on Wednesday. The carmakers want a forensic engineering firm "to address the technical issues with Takata air...