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Japan's Nikkei: Carlos Ghosn says arrest due to plot within

The financial daily said it spoke with Ghosn for 20 minutes earlier in the day at the Tokyo Detention Center, where the 64-year-old star executive has been held since Nov 19. 

Nissan CEO eyes first talks with new Renault chairman on Thursday: report

"I want to use the opportunity as much as possible to talk with him," Saikawa told reporters on Wednesday in footage aired on the Japanese public broadcaster.


Carlos Ghosn resigns from top Renault job, capping fall from grace

Carlos Ghosn is set to be replaced as chairman by Michelin chief Jean-Dominique Senard, and as CEO by Thierry Bollore, who’s been filling in on an interim basis.

Carlos Ghosn offers to leave Renault as it tries to heal rift with Nissan

Renault installed temporary leadership but kept Ghosn officially at the helm even as Nissan and Mitsubishi Motors fired him as chairman.

Nissan may scrap chairman role as it rebuilds, says director

A concentration of power in the hands of one person set the stage for the misconduct and Nissan lacked the transparency needed to detect it, CEO Saikawa said.

Nissan plans to file for damages against Carlos Ghosn: report

On Tuesday, a Tokyo court denied Carlos Ghosn's request for release on bail, raising the possibility that he may remain in custody for months before his trial begins.


Tokyo court denies bail request of ex Nissan chairman Carlos Ghosn

Last week, Ghosn was indicted for aggravated breach of trust for temporarily transferring personal investment losses to Nissan in 2008, and under-reporting his salary for three years through March 2018. He has denied the charges.

Nissan former chairman Ghosn's wife slams Japan detention as 'draconian' in letter

Carole Ghosn's letter defended her husband's character and his record in the auto industry. ``My husband is well known as a person of unimpeachable honor, honesty and integrity,'' she said in her letter.

Nissan's Carlos Ghosn indicted on two new charges of financial misconduct

Ghosn was charged with aggravated breach of trust for temporarily transferring personal investment losses to Nissan in 2008, and for understating his compensation for three fiscal years through March 2018.

Prosecutors set to indict Nissan's Ghosn again on Friday on two more charges: Source

The charges, which have been widely expected, add to an earlier charge of under-reporting his income by around half over the five years through March 2015. At a court appearance this week, Ghosn said all accusations against him were "meritless" and "unsubstantiated".

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Japanese carmaker Nissan showcases future technology

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.