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Nissan expands Ghosn probe to more countries, executive Munoz under scrutiny: sources

12 Jan 2019

BEIJING Nissan Motor Co Ltd has broadened its investigation into ousted chairman Carlos Ghosn to include dealings that took place in the United States, India and Latin America, three people with knowledge of the inquiry said. | Video

RPT-EXCLUSIVE-VW, China spearhead $300 bln global drive to electrify cars

10 Jan 2019

Jan 10 Global automakers are planning a $300 billion surge in spending on electric vehicle technology over the next five to 10 years, with nearly half of the money targeted at China, accelerating the industry's transition from fossil fuels and shifting power to Asian battery and electric vehicle technology suppliers.

Exclusive: VW, China spearhead $300 billion global drive to electrify cars

10 Jan 2019

Global automakers are planning a $300 billion surge in spending on electric vehicle technology over the next five to 10 years, with nearly half of the money targeted at China, accelerating the industry's transition from fossil fuels and shifting power to Asian battery and electric vehicle technology suppliers.

Exclusive: New allegations against Ghosn concern payments to Saudi businessman - sources

27 Dec 2018

BEIJING Fresh misconduct allegations brought by Tokyo prosecutors against ousted Nissan Chairman Carlos Ghosn centre on the use of company funds to pay a Saudi businessman who is believed to have helped him out of financial difficulties, two company sources with knowledge of the matter said. | Video

China says it held second vice ministerial call with U.S. on trade

23 Dec 2018

BEIJING China and the United States held a vice ministerial-level call on Friday, the second such contact in a week, achieving a "deep exchange of views" on trade imbalances and the protection of intellectual property, the Chinese Ministry of Commerce said.

Exclusive: Nissan probe into Ghosn trains lens on 'CEO Reserve' fund, Dutch unit

17 Dec 2018

(This December 15 story was refiled to correct paragraph 9 to show date Nissan fired Ghosn as chairman as Nov. 22, not Nov. 26)

Exclusive: Nissan probe into Ghosn trains lens on 'CEO Reserve' fund, Dutch unit

17 Dec 2018

(This Dec. 14 story has been refilled to correct paragraph 9 to show date Nissan fired Ghosn as chairman as Nov. 22, not Nov. 26)

Prosecutors set to indict Ghosn and Nissan as CEO's role in focus-sources

10 Dec 2018

* Concerns at Nissan that CEO Saikawa may be indicted -source

Renault-Nissan leaders to meet amid tensions over Ghosn ouster

25 Nov 2018

PARIS/BEIJING Renault-Nissan executives will attempt this coming week to shield their joint operations from a looming power struggle between the carmakers, following alliance boss Carlos Ghosn's shock arrest over misconduct allegations.

RPT-NEWSMAKER-Nissan's Saikawa, a hard-nosed leader, takes centre stage after Ghosn's ouster

22 Nov 2018

* Also very scrupulous, has experience with compliance issues

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