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Renault shares fall on worries Nissan alliance doomed without Ghosn

13 Jan 2020

PARIS/TOKYO Renault shares hit six-year lows on Monday as investors worried the French automaker's 20-year cost-sharing alliance with Nissan is headed for a break-up without Carlos Ghosn to hold it together.

Nissan bolsters taskforce to prepare for Ghosn broadsides - sources

07 Jan 2020

TOKYO Nissan Motor Co has strengthened a taskforce of senior officials ahead of an expected onslaught of criticism from former chairman Carlos Ghosn following his dramatic escape from house arrest in Japan, three sources familiar with the matter told Reuters.

Nissan bolsters taskforce to prepare for Ghosn broadsides: sources

07 Jan 2020

TOKYO Nissan Motor Co has strengthened a taskforce of senior officials ahead of an expected onslaught of criticism from former chairman Carlos Ghosn following his dramatic escape from house arrest in Japan, three sources familiar with the matter told Reuters.

Nissan bolsters taskforce to prepare for Ghosn broadsides - sources

07 Jan 2020

TOKYO Nissan Motor Co has strengthened a taskforce of senior officials ahead of an expected onslaught of criticism from former chairman Carlos Ghosn following his dramatic escape from house arrest in Japan, three sources familiar with the matter told Reuters.

Nissan bolsters taskforce to prepare for Ghosn broadsides - sources

07 Jan 2020

TOKYO Jan 7 Nissan Motor Co has strengthened a taskforce of senior officials ahead of an expected onslaught of criticism from former chairman Carlos Ghosn following his dramatic escape from house arrest in Japan, three sources familiar with the matter told Reuters.

Exclusive: Nissan orders drastic spending cuts to stem profit slide and 'conserve every yen' - sources

27 Dec 2019

BEIJING Japan's Nissan Motor Co has told its managers to slash non-essential spending as the automaker grapples with slumping car sales and tumbling profits, three company sources with knowledge of the matter told Reuters.

Japan's Abe asks South Korea's Moon to act on row at first meeting for 15 months

25 Dec 2019

CHENGDU, China/SEOUL Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe asked South Korea's president on Tuesday to take steps to resolve a bitter dispute at their first bilateral talks in 15 months, a sign that while the mood is improving, knotty problems between the U.S. allies remain. | Video

RPT-Nissan top executive Seki to resign in blow to turnaround plan

24 Dec 2019

* Turnaround on track for few hundred bln yen in savings -sources

Nissan top executive Seki to resign in blow to turnaround plan

24 Dec 2019

YOKOHAMA, Japan The executive tasked with leading a recovery at Nissan Motor Co Ltd said he had decided to resign just weeks into his new job, a move that could disrupt the automaker's push to turn the corner on scandal and slumping sales.

S.Korea's Moon, Japan's Abe meet for first time in months as tension lingers

24 Dec 2019

SEOUL/CHENGDU, China, Dec 24 The leaders of Japan and South Korea met for the first time in more than a year on Tuesday and stressed the need to improve ties after the worst period of tension between their countries in decades, officials from both sides said.

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China virus death toll mounts to 25, infections spread

A new coronavirus has killed 25 people in China and infected more than 800, the government said on Friday, as the World Health Organisation declared it an emergency but stopped short of declaring the epidemic of international concern.