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Chang-Ran Kim

Nissan files claim against Ghosn's sister in Brazil court

14 Dec 2018

SAO PAULO/TOKYO Nissan Motor Co has filed a court claim against Carlos Ghosn's sister that references alleged "unjust enrichment", escalating a battle being waged in Brazilian courts between the car maker and its once-celebrated former chairman.

CORRECTED-Nissan board to meet for ousting Ghosn as future of alliance in focus

22 Nov 2018

* Board meeting planned on Thursday afternoon - Nissan official

Renault names Ghosn stand-ins amid tension over Nissan probe

21 Nov 2018

PARIS/TOKYO French carmaker Renault tapped its chief operating officer and a senior board member to fill in for embattled boss Carlos Ghosn, after an investigation by alliance partner Nissan led to his arrest on suspicion of financial misconduct. | Video

Nissan shares slump as global alliance rocked by Ghosn arrest

20 Nov 2018

TOKYO Nissan Motor Co's shares fell nearly 6 percent on Tuesday as Chairman Carlos Ghosn's arrest a day earlier sent shockwaves through the business world and threw into doubt the future of Japan's No.2 automaker and its global alliance. | Video

Powerful quake paralyses Hokkaido in latest disaster to hit Japan

07 Sep 2018

TOKYO A powerful earthquake paralyzed Japan's northern island of Hokkaido on Thursday, killing at least seven people, triggering landslides and knocking out power to its 5.3 million residents.

Japanese heat wave pushes temperature to record

23 Jul 2018

TOKYO The temperature rose to a record 41.1 Celsius (106 Fahrenheit) in a city northwest of Tokyo on Monday, as a heat wave in Japan that has killed at least 23 people and sent thousands to hospital showed no sign of significant easing.

Japan beefs up child welfare measures after 'soul-crushing' abuse death

20 Jul 2018

TOKYO Japan is taking emergency steps to boost the number of child welfare workers by 60 percent within five years, spurred by the death of a child whose handwritten notes seeking forgiveness from her abusive parents have shaken the nation.

アングル:シリコンバレー式ブートキャンプ、日本企業も注目

22 Jun 2018

[東京 20日 ロイター] - 米シリコンバレー式のエンジニア向け訓練校、コードクリサリスのカニ・ムニダサ共同創立者兼最高経営責任者(CEO)は2月、日本の財界トップを前に講演し、ソフトウエアが日本企業の未来を脅かしていると警鐘を鳴らした。昨年7月に東京で開設した同校は、日本のソフトウエアエンジニアの水準を世界標準に引き上げるべく、ブートキャンプ(新兵訓練)と呼ばれる集中講座を開いている。

Silicon Valley-style coding boot camp seeks to reset Japan Inc

21 Jun 2018

TOKYO Barely six months after inaugurating a tiny software-coding boot camp in a basement in Tokyo, Silicon Valley transplant Kani Munidasa stood before some of Japan's top business leaders in February with a warning: software was threatening their future. | Video

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