Renault ousts CEO Bollore, hoping to close out Ghosn era

2019-10-11 14:35

French carmaker Renault sacked its chief executive Thierry Bollore, the latest turbulence to rock the company since the arrest of his ex-boss Carlos Ghosn on financial misconduct charges in 2018.

WATCH: Old partner Nissan left sidelined by Renault-Fiat merger

2019-05-27 14:21

Nissan, a long-time Renault partner, has been left sidelined by a potential tie-up between the French firm and Fiat-Chrysler, just as the beleaguered Japanese firm battles to recover from the arrest of former boss Carlos Ghosn.

Nissan reaches 'rock bottom' on dividend cut, decade-low profit

2019-05-14 13:58

Nissan predicted annual operating profit below even the most pessimistic analyst’s estimate and cut its dividend for the first time in a decade, giving partner Renault SA a potential opening to push for greater control over their automaking alliance.

Nissan slashes profit amid Ghosn scandal, lagging sales

2019-04-24 14:44

Nissan has lowered its profit forecast for the fiscal year through March, the latest in woes for the Japanese automaker, whose brand image has been damaged by the arrest of its former star executive Carlos Ghosn.

Nissan ex-chair Ghosn's appeal on detention turned down

2019-04-15 09:42

Japan's Supreme Court has turned down an appeal by the lawyers for Nissan's former Chairman Carlos Ghosn to end his detention following his arrest for the fourth time on financial misconduct allegations

Local exports are booming, Alonso tests Dakar bakkie in SA - Biggest motoring stories of 2019 so far

2019-04-05 12:03

These are the stories that defined your motoring world in the first three months of this year.

Nissan said to have paid Stanford tuition for Ghosn children

2019-03-26 14:47

Nissan paid tuition for all four of ousted chairman Carlos Ghosn’s children when they attended Stanford University between 2004 and 2015, according to people familiar with the matter.

Nissan ex-chair Ghosn steps out in Tokyo, trailed by media

2019-03-09 10:41

Former Nissan chairman Carlos Ghosn was seen walking in a Tokyo park , two days after his release from a Japanese detention center.

Japan stunned by former Nissan boss Ghosn's release

2019-03-07 12:02

Japan stunned by former Nissan chairman Ghosn's release, as critics hope for change in justice system.

Ghosn release on bail in doubt as Tokyo prosecutors appeal

2019-03-05 19:47

Carlos Ghosn’s impending release from a Tokyo jail is in jeopardy after prosecutors appealed a decision granting bail to the fallen car titan after 107 days in custody.


France ready to cut Renault stake to shore up Nissan partnership: minister

2019-06-09 12:10

France is ready to consider cutting its stake in Renault in the interests of consolidating the automaker's alliance with Nissan, Finance Minister Bruno Le Maire said Saturday.

Fiat Chrysler proposes plan to merge with France's Renault

2019-05-27 08:42

The talks come as automakers worldwide face intense pressure to spend heavily on new technologies and adapt to trends such as car-sharing.

WATCH: Carlos Ghosn set to walk free after posting second bail

2019-04-25 11:57

Former Nissan chairperson Carlos Ghosn is set to walk out of a Japanese detention centre for a second time since his arrest last year on financial misconduct charges, after posting the $4.5 million bail set by a Tokyo court.

WATCH: Former Nissan boss indicted on a fresh charge

2019-04-23 20:29

A Tokyo court says Japanese prosecutors have indict former Nissan chairperson Carlos Ghosn on a charge of aggravated breach of trust, bringing a fourth charge against him on the day his detention period was set to expire.

Detention of Nissan's ex-chair Ghosn extended to April 22

2019-04-12 09:47

The detention of Nissan's former Chairman Carlos Ghosn on suspicion of financial misconduct has been approved through April 22

Renault board meets over Ghosn investigation, €1.2-million paycheck

2019-04-03 11:22

The board of Renault is meeting to settle ex-chairman and CEO Carlos Ghosn's final paycheck and wrap up its investigation into possible financial wrongdoing under his leadership

Ghosn barred from attending Nissan board meeting court rules

2019-03-11 11:40

A Japanese court barred Carlos Ghosn from attending a Nissan board meeting, as the bailed former chairman prepares his defence against charges of financial misconduct.

Lawyer sorry for 'tainting' Carlos Ghosn's fame with workman disguise

2019-03-08 08:45

A lawyer representing ex-Nissan chief Carlos Ghosn on Friday apologised for "tainting" the tycoon's reputation by suggesting he disguise himself as a workman to leave detention on bail.

WATCH: Ex-Nissan chief Carlos Ghosn freed on bail after three months in jail

2019-03-06 16:54

Former Nissan chief Carlos Ghosn leaves a Tokyo jail after more than 100 days of detention, a day after a surprise court decision granting him bail of one billion yen ($9 million).

Renault's revenue, net profit down in 2018

2019-02-14 09:36

French automaker Renault says its revenue is down 2.3% to €57.4-million in 2018.

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