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Carlos Ghosn's Japanese lawyers quit after former Nissan chief absconds

16 Jan 2020

TOKYO Japanese attorneys representing Carlos Ghosn, including lead lawyer Junichiro Hironaka, quit on Thursday following the former Nissan chief's flight to Lebanon from Japan, where he had been fighting financial misconduct charges. | Video

Yamaha warns musicians not to climb in instrument cases after Ghosn escape

14 Jan 2020

TOKYO Yamaha Corporation, has warned people not to try and squeeze inside musical instrument cases after reports former Nissan Motor boss Carlos Ghosn fled Japan concealed inside in one. | Video

'Flawed, biased': Ghosn lawyers blast Nissan before news conference

08 Jan 2020

TOKYO Fugitive ex-Nissan chief Carlos Ghosn's lawyers opened fire on the car maker on Wednesday, hours before he was scheduled to hold a highly anticipated news conference, accusing it of using a "flawed, biased" internal probe to engineer his arrest.

Japan orders tighter immigration procedures after Ghosn flees country

05 Jan 2020

TOKYO Japan on Sunday said it would tighten immigration measures after former Nissan boss Carlos Ghosn fled the country while on bail, its first official response to an astonishing escape that has transformed the executive into an international fugitive. | Video

Story on Ghosn's exit from Japan is withdrawn

03 Jan 2020

OSAKA, Japan This story, first published at 1243 GMT, has been withdrawn pending more reporting.

Surveillance in a leafy enclave, Ghosn's Tokyo life was under strict monitoring

02 Jan 2020

TOKYO The imposing home where Carlos Ghosn lived for the last seven months and probably launched a daring escape to avoid Japanese prosecutors is nestled in a leafy enclave of Tokyo where most people pay little attention to Westerners or luxury cars.

RPT-Surveillance in a leafy enclave, Ghosn's Tokyo life was under strict monitoring

02 Jan 2020

TOKYO, Jan 1 The imposing home where Carlos Ghosn lived for the last seven months and probably launched a daring escape to avoid Japanese prosecutors is nestled in a leafy enclave of Tokyo where most people pay little attention to Westerners or luxury cars.

Ghosn says he escaped 'injustice' in Japan; Lebanon calls arrival a private matter

31 Dec 2019

BEIRUT/TOKYO Ousted Nissan boss Carlos Ghosn said on Tuesday he had fled to Lebanon to escape a "rigged" justice system in Japan, raising questions about how one of the world's most-recognised executives had slipped away while on bail. | Video

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