Renault talks with Nissan about Fiat Chrysler merge proposal

Business 05/29/19, 03:53

Fiat Chrysler's proposal to merge with Renault was presented to Nissan on Wednesday, adding another big question to the list of uncertainties facing the Japanese automaker. Nissan Motor Co. has been slammed with nose-diving profits and a tarnished reputation since the arrest of its former chairman Carlos Ghosn in November on ...

Former Nissan chairman Ghosn appears in Tokyo court

Business 05/23/19, 03:51

Nissan's former chairman, Carlos Ghosn, appeared in a Japanese courtroom Thursday for a hearing ahead of his trial on accusations of financial misconduct.It was the first of a series of hearings to iron out logistics for Ghosn's actual trial. The trial date has not been set, and experts say it ...

Nissan ex-chair Ghosn’s release on bail approved by court

Business 04/24/19, 21:37

A Japanese court has approved the release for detained Nissan ex-chair Carlos Ghosn on 500 million yen, or $4.5 million, bail.Prosecutors can appeal the decision made Thursday by the Tokyo District Court. His lawyers can also push for his release.Ghosn was arrested in November, released on bail in March but ...

Nissan ex-chair Ghosn says a ‘conspiracy’ led to his arrest

Business 04/09/19, 01:49

Nissan's former Chairman Carlos Ghosn is maintaining he is innocent and in a video released by his legal team accuses some executives at the Japanese automaker of a "conspiracy" that led to his arrest on financial misconduct allegations.Ghosn, wearing a white shirt and dark jacket, spoke calmly in a nearly ...

Nissan ex-chair Ghosn’s detention extended after arrest

Business 04/04/19, 23:32

A Japanese court has approved the detention of former Nissan Chairman Carlos Ghosn through April 14 after his fourth arrest over financial misconduct allegations.Ghosn was taken into custody Thursday and is being held at the Tokyo Detention Center.Prosecutors' request for the detention was approved by the Tokyo District Court on ...

Update: Ghosn asks French government for help

Business 04/04/19, 03:15

The Latest on the criminal case against Nissan's former Chairman Carlos Ghosn (all times local):5:15 p.m.Troubled auto executive Carlos Ghosn is asking the French government to help defend him amid accusations of financial wrongdoing he denounces as "lies."Junichiro Hironaka, the lawyer of former Nissan chairman Carlos Ghosn speaks during a ...

With Ghosn gone, Nissan, Renault, Mitsubishi form new board

Business 03/12/19, 03:32

The chief executives of Renault, Nissan and Mitsubishi are setting up a new board to oversee the French-Japanese auto alliance.Renault Chairman Jean-Dominique Senard, Renault Chief Executive Thierry Bollore, Nissan Chief Executive Hiroto Saikawa and Mitsubishi Motors Corp. Chief Executive Osamu Masuko appeared together Tuesday at Nissan Motor Co.'s Yokohama headquarters ...

Tokyo court rejects Ex-Nissan chair Ghosn’s bail request

Business 01/21/19, 23:17

A Tokyo court has rejected former Nissan chairman Carlos Ghosn's latest request for bail, more than two months after his arrest, prolonging a detention that has drawn international scrutiny of Japan's justice system.The decision by the Tokyo District Court came a day after Ghosn promised to wear an electronic monitoring ...

Tokyo court denies bail to Nissan’s ex-chair Carlos Ghosn

Business 01/15/19, 02:09

The Tokyo District Court says it has turned down a request by Nissan's former chairman Carlos Ghosn's for release on bail, prolonging his detention.Ghosn, 64, was arrested on Nov. 19 and has been charged with falsifying financial reports in underreporting his income, and with breach of trust in having Japanese ...

10 Things to Know for Today

U.S. 01/11/19, 06:11

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today: 1. 'I WILL DECLARE A NATIONAL EMERGENCY' The president is edging closer to that declaration in an extraordinary end run around Congress to fund his long-promised border wall. 2. A PAYDAY ABOUT TO BE MISSED Families are ...

Tokyo court turns down Ghosn’s appeal of long detention

World 01/09/19, 02:40

The appeal by the lawyers of Carlos Ghosn, Nissan's former chairman, against his prolonged detention since his arrest Nov. 19 was rejected Wednesday by the Tokyo District Court.Ghosn's lawyers filed the appeal a day earlier. Ghosn's detention on suspicion of breach of trust had been approved through Friday, and likely ...

Japan court OKs bail for Nissan American exec in Ghosn case

Business 12/25/18, 01:35

A Japanese court approved a bail request Tuesday for Nissan Motor Co. executive Greg Kelly, who was detained and charged with underreporting the income of his boss, former Nissan chairman Carlos Ghosn.Tokyo District Court said the American Kelly will be released on 70 million yen ($635,600) bail. His release could ...

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