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  • AMSTERDAM, July 20- Carlos Ghosn has launched a court case in the Netherlands against Japanese carmakers Nissan Motor and Mitsubishi Motors, who ousted him as chairman of their alliance last year on charges of embezzlement, Dutch newspaper NRC reported on Saturday. "In the Netherlands, if you want to fire an executive you have to first tell him what he's being...

  • PARIS, July 18- Renault is confident that alliance partner Nissan's new board will work to reinforce their partnership as it struggles to turn the page on the Carlos Ghosn scandal, Renault Chairman Jean-Dominique Senard said on Thursday. Nissan shareholders last month approved the appointment of a new board at the Japanese carmaker with a more international...

  • PARIS, July 12- Renault has handed French prosecutors the conclusions of an audit into its joint finances with alliance partner Nissan, the carmaker said on Friday. The audit, carried out by accountancy firm Mazars in the wake of the Carlos Ghosn scandal, identified 11 million euros in questionable spending by the Dutch-registered alliance subsidiary...

  • PARIS, July 5- Renault-Nissan has not decided whether to publish figures on cost savings and other synergies achieved by the alliance over the last year, as has been its custom, two sources close to Renault said, amid growing tension in the partnership. But since Carlos Ghosn, the former group chairman, was arrested in Japan and charged with corruption, relations...

  • TOKYO, June 28- Former Nissan Chairman Carlos Ghosn cancelled what would have been his first news conference since he was arrested last year after his daughters expressed concern about the potential consequences, his lawyer said on Friday. Two hours after journalists were notified about the planned briefing by Ghosn, who is on bail, his lawyers cancelled the...

  • TOKYO, June 28- Former Nissan Chairman Carlos Ghosn canceled what would have been his first news conference since he was arrested last year after his daughters expressed concern about the potential consequences, his lawyer said on Friday. Two hours after journalists were notified about the planned briefing by Ghosn, who is on bail, his lawyers canceled the...

  • TOKYO, June 28- Former Nissan boss Carlos Ghosn abruptly cancelled on Friday plans for what would have been his first press conference since his arrest in November after journalists had been notified about a briefing just two hours earlier. If the conference had not been cancelled, Ghosn would have spoken as Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe hosts national...

  • TOKYO, June 28- Former Nissan boss Carlos Ghosn on Friday cancelled plans to hold his first press conference since his arrest after journalists were notified earlier in the day about a briefing at the Foreign Correspondents Club of Japan.

  • EX-NISSAN CHIEF CARLOS GHOSN TO HOLD PRESS CONFERENCE IN TOKYO AT 9 PM- SOURCE.

  • *Deal would help Nissan meet China's NEV production quotas. BEIJING, June 27- Nissan Motor Co and its China partner Dongfeng Group are in talks with Didi Chuxing to launch a joint venture to manage car fleets for Didi's ride-hailing and car-sharing services, five people familiar with the discussions told Reuters. A partnership would help the Japanese automaker...

  • TOKYO, June 26- French President Emmanuel Macron on Wednesday called for further synergies and alliances to strengthen the Renault-Nissan partnership in a global market. "The Renault-Nissan alliance is a jewel in the industry," Macron told French expatriates in Tokyo. His comments appeared to leave open the possibility both of a deeper integration of the 20-...

  • YOKOHAMA, Japan, June 25- Nissan Motor Co Ltd on Tuesday threw cold water on hopes for a quick fix to strained relations with France's Renault SA, saying inequality between the partners could unravel their two-decade-old automaking alliance. Speaking at Nissan's annual general meeting in Yokohama, Chief Executive Hiroto Saikawa said he wanted to preserve the...

  • YOKOHAMA, Japan, June 25- Nissan Motor on Tuesday threw cold water on hopes for a quick fix to its strained relations with France's Renault SA, saying inequality between the partners could unravel their two-decade-old automaking alliance. Speaking at Nissan's annual general meeting in Yokohama, its first since the dramatic ouster of former chairman Carlos...

  • Hiroto Saikawa, president and chief executive officer of Nissan Motor Co., speaks to a member of the media in Tokyo, Japan, on Wednesday, June 12, 2019.

    Nissan Motor will postpone talks with French partner Renault on deepening their alliance and instead focus on its own recovery, Chief Executive Hiroto Saikawa said on Tuesday, signaling no quick-fix for the strained automaking partnership.

  • TOKYO, June 25- Nissan Motor Co Ltd Chief Executive Hiroto Saikawa on Tuesday apologized to shareholders for the fallout of a scandal involving former Chairman Carlos Ghosn, which has rocked the automaker and clouded the outlook of its partnership with Renault SA. "We would like to apologize for any inconvenience caused by the financial misconduct," he told a...

  • TOKYO, June 25- Nissan Motor Co Ltd Chief Executive Hiroto Saikawa on Tuesday apologised to shareholders for the fallout of a scandal involving former Chairman Carlos Ghosn, which has rocked the automaker and clouded the outlook of its partnership with Renault SA. "We would like to apologise for any inconvenience caused by the financial misconduct," he told a...

  • TOKYO, June 24- Nissan Motor shareholders are widely expected to back Chief Executive Hiroto Saikawa at an annual general meeting on Tuesday, extending his tumultuous tenure at an automaker shaken by scandal and the loss of trust with alliance partner Renault. Japan's second-largest carmaker on Tuesday will hold its first annual shareholders meeting since...

  • TOKYO/ PARIS, June 21- Japan's Nissan said on Friday it would grant alliance member Renault's representatives seats on key committees of its board, ending a dispute between the two automakers. Nissan said it will give Renault Chief Executive Thierry Bollore a seat on its board's audit committee and Renault Chairman Jean-Dominique Senard a seat on its...

  • PARIS, June 20- French carmaker Renault, which is looking to preserve and strengthen its alliance with Nissan, said it would vote in favour of a move by Nissan to grant Renault's representatives a seat on the committees of the Nissan board. "Groupe Renault welcomes Nissan's decision to grant Renault's representatives a seat on the committees of the Nissan board,...

  • DETROIT/ PARIS, June 20- French automaker Renault SA, its Japanese partner Nissan Motor Co and tech giant Alphabet Inc's Waymo are exploring a partnership to develop and use self-driving vehicles to transport people and goods in France and Japan, the companies said on Thursday. In Japan, a potential competitor to a Renault-Nissan-Waymo venture would be Monet...