Carlos Ghosn rejects allegations against him

Carlos Ghosn Renault-Nissan

Former Nissan chairman Carlos Ghosn, arrested last Monday on suspicion of financial misconduct, has rejected the allegations against him, Japanese public broadcaster NHK stated on Sunday. Ghosn, who has not spoken publicly, has informed investigators that he had no aim of under-reporting his earnings on financial documents and has rejected allegations against him, NHK stated, […]

Japan prosecutors likely to build new criminal case against Carlos Ghosn

Carlos Ghosn Renault-Nissan

Japanese prosecutors are likely to build a new criminal case against ousted Nissan Motor Chairman Carlos Ghosn for understating his earnings by 3 billion yen ($27.0 million) during three years from fiscal 2015, the Asahi newspaper reported on Friday. Ghosn and former Nissan Representative Director Greg Kelly are presently being investigated in a case of […]

Nissan blames recent improper tests on ‘low awareness’ of regulations

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Nissan Motor stated on Wednesday an “extremely low awareness” of the seriousness of investigation standards and rules had resulted in improper measuring of exhaust emissions and fuel economy in auto models made in Japan. Nissan stated in July that sample testing for emissions and fuel economy in final vehicle inspections at majority of its factories […]

Nissan to restart domestic production of vehicles for Japan

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Nissan prepares to resume production of automobiles for its house market at five of its domestic plants from Tuesday as Japan’s transport ministry authorized changes to the inappropriate final-inspection treatments that forced a significant vehicle recall. The automaker had suspended domestic production of all passenger cars it produces its home market on October 19 after […]