WATCH: Nissan wants $91m in damages from Carlos Ghosn

2020-02-12 19:14

Nissan said it had filed a civil suit in Japan against former chairperson Carlos Ghosn seeking $91m in damages over his alleged financial misconduct.

Ghosn says Japan minister's comments 'ridiculous': TV

2020-01-09 20:15

Former auto tycoon Carlos Ghosn on Thursday slammed as "ridiculous" a call by Japan's justice minister that he return from Lebanon to defend himself against charges of financial misconduct.

Ghosn lawyer feels betrayal, sympathy over tycoon's Japan escape

2020-01-04 19:00

A lawyer for former Nissan boss Carlos Ghosn said Saturday he felt betrayed by his client's escape from Japan but still understood his act, claiming it resulted from Japan's inhumane justice system.

Ex-Nissan boss Carlos Ghosn has tales to tell and scores to settle

2020-01-01 17:25

After fleeing Japan, the former Nissan head is free to speak his mind fully for the first time since his surprise arrest 2018 arrest.

Ghosn escapes to Lebanon to flee ‘rigged’ Japan legal system

2019-12-31 08:10

The fallen automotive titan facing trial in Japan for financial crimes fled the country for Lebanon, marking a stunning twist in a saga that began with his shock arrest in Tokyo just over a year ago.

Ex-Nissan boss Ghosn speaks to wife after Japan court permission

2019-11-22 12:03

Former Nissan boss Carlos Ghosn spoke to his wife for the first time in eight months on Friday, his spokesman said, after a Tokyo court lifted a ban on contact between the pair.

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.


German raids over suspected Mitsubishi diesel fraud

2020-01-22 09:28

German prosecutors have raided 10 business premises as part of a probe into suspected diesel emissions cheating involving Mitsubishi cars, the latest fallout from the so-called "dieselgate" scandal.

Main points of Carlos Ghosn's press conference

2020-01-08 21:09

Fugitive ex-Nissan boss Carlos Ghosn mounted a feisty defence Wednesday in Beirut, where he made his first public appearance since skipping bail in Japan 10 days ago.

Ex-Nissan boss who skipped trial Japan 'had second French passport'

2020-01-02 12:08

Former Nissan boss Carlos Ghosn, who fled to Lebanon to avoid a Japanese trial, had a second French passport, a source said, as authorities raided his Tokyo residence as part of a probe into the embarrassing security lapse.

How did Carlos Ghosn escape? Internet sleuths have some ideas

2020-01-01 05:00

The former head of Nissan and Renault somehow evaded almost round-the-clock manned and video surveillance and heavy restrictions on his freedom of movement to flee to Lebanon.

Nissan faces $22-million fine for misreporting Ghosn pay

2019-12-10 10:49

Nissan should be fined $22 million for filing documents that under-reported the compensation of former chief Carlos Ghosn, Japanese regulators recommended.

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

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