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Nissan, state govt iron out differences over setting up of global research hub

October 01, 2019 4:44 am

The Japanese carmaker, responding to queries on the issue, too indicated that it is taking forward the partnership, despite the initial hiccups.

Nissan is looking for its third CEO in three years

September 10, 2019 10:38 am

The board set itself a deadline of end-October — just about seven weeks — to find a replacement. The pool of about 10 candidates includes people from Nissan and Renault, as well as non-Japanese and women, according to Nissan.

Nissan CEO Saikawa says ready to resign once successor is found

September 09, 2019 2:01 pm

Saikawa has been facing mounting pressure following reports last week that he and other executives were paid more than they were entitled to.

Carlos Ghosn hasn’t seen his wife in months. Japan’s prosecutors want to keep it that way.

August 08, 2019 7:16 am

On Tuesday, Japanese prosecutors once again persuaded a Tokyo court to forbid all communication between Ghosn and his wife, Carole, while he is out on bail.

Nissan to cut 12,500 jobs globally by 2023 as crisis deepens after profit wipe out

July 25, 2019 6:22 pm

Nissan will reduce at least 12,500 positions globally by March 2023 - its deepest job cuts since 2009 - and slash production capacity, mainly of compact cars at underutilised plants abroad.

Nissan to slash 12,500 jobs to cut costs, achieve turnaround

July 25, 2019 1:54 pm

The Japanese automaker is struggling to restore its brand image and revive growth following the arrest of former Chairman Carlos Ghosn in November for alleged financial misconduct. He says he is innocent. He is awaiting trial in Japan.

Explained: Renault-Nissan alliance at a crossroad, what next

June 11, 2019 1:39 pm

The monumental task of adapting to an industry that is embracing electrification and self-driving vehicles also adds pressure on Nissan and Renault to merge.

Hit with arrest of former chairman Carlos Ghosn, Nissan profit nose-dives

May 14, 2019 3:32 pm

Yokohama-based Nissan said profit for the fiscal year through March 2020 will drop to 170 billion yen ($1.5 billion), as restructuring and product development expenses combined with currency-related losses and rising material costs slam earnings.

Ex-Nissan boss Ghosn to walk free, again, after court sets bail at $4.5 mn

April 25, 2019 8:59 am

The Tokyo District Court said in a statement that it had approved a bail request from Ghosn's defence team and set bail at 500 million yen ($4.5 million).

Adding to Carlos Ghosn woes, Nissan set to further slash profit outlook: report

April 24, 2019 11:53 am

Since his ouster at Nissan in November, Ghosn has accused his former colleagues of a boardroom coup aimed at scotching his plan to merge Nissan and Renault.


Japanese carmaker Nissan showcases future technology

January 21, 2016 3:32 pm

Yokohama/Los Angles, Jan 21 (ANI): Japanese carmaker Nissan recently invited 59 journalists, bloggers and car club members from six countries in Asia and Oceania. As part of the Nissan 360 Asia and Oceania event, the guests visited the global headquarters of Nissan in Yokohama city. Participants from Thailand, Indonesia, Philippines, New Zealand and Australia joined together to experience what Nissan is all about. Starting from the Nismo Festival held at Fuji racetrack, where 35,000 Nissan race fans congregated at the foot of Mt Fuji. Nissan 360 event is aimed for the participants to get know and experience a wide perspective about the Nissan brand. The event's theme is "Discover Nissan" - Guests experienced firsthand new and future product and technology through the six-day-long program. Participants experienced Nissan heritage tours at the memorial cabinet in Japan's Zama city. The Nissan 360 event program has been designed to understand Nissan from all destinations - its past, present and future. Participants also received the state-of-the-art technology introduction in Nissan Advanced Technology Development Center. The test ride was the showcase of Nissan's latest and greatest vehicles for both road and track use as well as concept models that will soon hit the roads. The Nissan 360 event has received a very favorable reception from the participants. Nissan will to continue the event to communicate and promote to the motor fans.