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YOKOHAMA, Japan | Nissan unveils new Leaf car after Ghosn’s arrest delays it

YOKOHAMA, Japan —January 08, 2019— Nissan is showing the beefed up version of its hit Leaf electric car as the Japanese automaker seeks to distance itself from the arrest of its star executive Carlos Ghosn. The event at Nissan Motor Co.’s Yokohama headquarters, southwest of Tokyo, had been postponed when Ghosn was arrested Nov. 19. Ghosn … Continue reading YOKOHAMA, Japan | Nissan unveils new Leaf car after Ghosn’s arrest delays it

TOKYO | The Latest: PM Abe says Japan-French ties unshakable

TOKYO — The Latest on charges against former Nissan Motor Co. chairman Carlos Ghosn, who was arrested last month on suspicion of underreporting his income (all times local): 7 p.m. Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe says Japan-French relations are unshakable despite concerns over the future of Nissan Motor Co.’s alliance with Renault SA after the … Continue reading TOKYO | The Latest: PM Abe says Japan-French ties unshakable

TOKYO  | Reports: Ghosn, Kelly, Nissan charged in underreported pay

TOKYO  — Japanese media say Tokyo prosecutors have charged Nissan former chairman Carlos Ghosn with underreporting his income. Another executive and Nissan Motor Co. also were charged. Prosecutors would not immediately confirm the reports Monday by Kyodo News service and other media. They were due to brief media later in the day. The prosecutors say … Continue reading TOKYO  | Reports: Ghosn, Kelly, Nissan charged in underreported pay

TOKYO | Nissan board fires Ghosn as chairman following arrest

TOKYO— Nissan fired Carlos Ghosn as chairman Thursday, ending his nearly two decade reign at the Japanese automaker due to alleged serious misconduct, including under-reporting of his income and misuse of company assets. In an hours-long meeting, the company’s board of directors voted unanimously to dismiss Ghosn as chairman and as a representative director, Nissan … Continue reading TOKYO | Nissan board fires Ghosn as chairman following arrest

TOKYO | The Latest: Reports say Nissan fires Ghosn as chairman

TOKYO  — The Latest on Japanese automaker Nissan Motor Co.’s chairman Carlos Ghosn and allegations of financial violations against him (all times local): 9:25 p.m. Japanese media are reporting that Nissan Motor Co.’s board of directors voted to dismiss Carlos Ghosn as its chairman after he was arrested on suspicion of falsifying financial reports and … Continue reading TOKYO | The Latest: Reports say Nissan fires Ghosn as chairman

TOKYO | Nissan chairman Ghosn to be dismissed for misconduct

TOKYO — Nissan Motor Co.’s high-flying chairman Carlos Ghosn is to be dismissed after the company said an internal investigation found he under-reported his income by millions of dollars and engaged in other “significant misconduct.” The Japanese broadcaster NHK said Ghosn was arrested Monday after he voluntarily submitted to questioning by Tokyo prosecutors. The prosecutors … Continue reading TOKYO | Nissan chairman Ghosn to be dismissed for misconduct

TOKYO | The Latest: Nissan says chairman Ghosn to be dismissed

TOKYO — The Latest on Nissan Motor Co.’s chairman Carlos Ghosn and allegations he underreported income. (all times local): 5:10 p.m. Nissan Motor Co. says an internal investigation found that its chairman, Carlos Ghosn, has underreported his income. The Japanese automaker said he will be dismissed. Nissan said an investigation based on a whistleblower report … Continue reading TOKYO | The Latest: Nissan says chairman Ghosn to be dismissed