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Hyundai hires former Ghosn ally Munoz as global COO, Americas head

Hyundai Motor Co has named Jose Munoz - previously seen as an ally of Nissan Motor's ousted chairman Carlos Ghosn and his potential successor as CEO - as global chief operating officer and head of operations in the Americas.
Tags: Money, businessNews, Hyundai, Ghosn, Carlos Ghosn, Munoz, Hyundai Motor Co, Jose Munoz, Nissan Motor


Former Top Nissan Exec Arrives at Hyundai, Asked to Look After North America

José Muñoz, who resigned as Nissan’s chief performance officer in January, is now on the Hyundai payroll. Muñoz jumped ship as turmoil roiled Nissan’s upper ranks and investigations began in the wake of former chairman Carlos Ghosn’s arrest. The exec, seen as a close ally to Ghosn, previously served as chairman of the automaker’s North American business […] The post Former Top Nissan Exec Arrives at Hyundai, Asked to Look After North America appeared first on The Truth About Cars.
Tags: Autos, North America, Nissan, Hyundai, Ghosn, Carlos Ghosn, Munoz, Executives, Jose Munoz, News Blog, Auto Executives, Nissan Exec Arrives


Nissan ex-chair Ghosn appeal on extended detention rejected

TOKYO (AP) — Japan’s top court has rejected an appeal by former Nissan Chairman Carlos Ghosn’s lawyers against his extended detention after his fourth arrest on allegations of financial misconduct. The decision Wednesday, conveyed to foreign media on Thursday, turns down the appeal by Ghosn’s lawyers against an extension of his detention through April 22 […]
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Nissan ex-chair Ghosn’s wife fears his trial may be unfair

TOKYO (AP) — The wife of Carlos Ghosn, the former chairman of Nissan and Renault, says she is worried whether her husband, detained in Japan on financial misconduct allegations, will get a fair trial. In a telephone interview Wednesday from New York, Carole Ghosn expressed outrage over the Japanese justice system that has dragged her […]
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Nissan and Renault Are Rid of Carlos Ghosn. Now, Can They Save Their Partnership?

With their former leader in jail, the automakers must figure out how to overcome a fierce corporate pride and work together.
Tags: Japan, News, France, Automobiles, Nissan, Renault, Ghosn, Carlos Ghosn, Carlos, Renault SA, Nissan Motor Co, Saikawa, Factories and Manufacturing, Senard, Hiroto, Jean-Dominique


Nissan ex-chair Ghosn’s appeal on detention turned down

TOKYO (AP) — Japan’s Supreme Court has turned down an appeal by the lawyers for Nissan’s former Chairman Carlos Ghosn to end his detention following his arrest for the fourth time on financial misconduct allegations. The court decision came Friday, and was relayed to foreign media Monday. Ghosn was arrested in November and released on […]
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The Latest: Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi eyes post-Ghosn plan

The Latest on the arrest of former auto industry leader Carlos Ghosn (all times local): 5:10 p.m.
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Detention of Nissan’s ex-chair Ghosn extended to April 22

TOKYO (AP) — The detention of Nissan’s former Chairman Carlos Ghosn was approved through April 22 on Friday, allowing prosecutors to interrogate him daily on fresh allegations of financial misconduct. Ghosn was arrested in November, released on bail last month but rearrested last week. The Tokyo District Court approved prosecutors’ request to continue to hold […]
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Carlos Ghosn's lawyers say his treatment is illegal and inhuman

Prosecutors trying to force confession out of former Nissan chairman, says defence teamCarlos Ghosn’s lawyers have condemned his latest arrest as “inhuman”, claiming it has interrupted his treatment for chronic kidney failure and that prosecutors were attempting to force a confession out of the former Nissan chairman.According to Reuters, Ghosn’s defence team said in documents prepared after he was arrested for a fourth time last week that Japanese prosecutors were attempting to frustrate their ...
Tags: Business, Japan, World news, Asia Pacific, Automotive Industry, Nissan, Renault, Ghosn, Carlos Ghosn, Reuters Ghosn


Latest Carlos Ghosn arrest 'inhuman and illegal', lawyers claim

Ex-Nissan chairman’s defence team say it has interrupted his treatment for kidney diseaseCarlos Ghosn’s lawyers have condemned his latest arrest as “inhuman”, claiming it has interrupted his treatment for chronic kidney failure and that prosecutors were attempting to force a confession out of the former Nissan chairman.According to Reuters, Ghosn’s defence team said in documents prepared after he was arrested for a fourth time last week that Japanese prosecutors were attempting to frustrate thei...
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Ghosn, suffering from kidney failure, was arrested illegally: defence document

Carlos Ghosn's "illegal" arrest has interrupted his care for chronic kidney failure, which the former Nissan Motor boss suffers from as a result of treatment for high cholesterol, his defence alleged in documents seen by Reuters on Thursday.
Tags: Money, businessNews, Reuters, Ghosn, Carlos Ghosn, Nissan Motor


Wife of Nissan ex-exec Ghosn to be questioned in Tokyo court

TOKYO (AP) — The wife of Nissan’s former Chairman Carlos Ghosn will be questioned Thursday by Japanese prosecutors in a Tokyo court. A person familiar with the situation has told The Associated Press that Carole Ghosn will be questioned voluntarily with Ghosn’s legal team present and she was not a suspect. The person spoke on […]
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Ghosn lawyers file second appeal against detention - Kyodo

Carlos Ghosn's defence lawyers filed their second appeal against his latest detention on Wednesday, Kyodo news reported, as the ousted chairman of Nissan Motor Co seeks a formal explanation for his re-arrest.
Tags: Money, businessNews, Ghosn, Carlos Ghosn, Kyodo, Nissan Motor Co


Ghosn’s lawyers appeal to Japan Supreme Court over detention

TOKYO (AP) — The lawyers for Nissan’s former Chairman Carlos Ghosn, who was sent back to detention while out on bail, filed a protest with the Japanese Supreme Court on Wednesday. Lawyer Junichiro Hironaka told reporters that Ghosn’s fourth and latest arrest is unfair. Ghosn was arrested in November, released on bail last month but […]
Tags: Business, News, Ap, Nation, Tokyo, Nissan, Ghosn, Carlos Ghosn, Nation & World, Japanese Supreme Court, Japan Supreme Court, Junichiro Hironaka


Carlos Ghosn Releases Video Message From Prison

Out on bail and awaiting trial, former Nissan CEO Carlos Ghosn was arrested in Japan last week for the fourth time since November — putting the kibosh on a scheduled press conference where he promised to “tell the truth” about what’s been going on. While Ghosn’s supposed bombshell will have to wait for another day, he did manage to […] The post Carlos Ghosn Releases Video Message From Prison appeared first on The Truth About Cars.
Tags: Japan, Scandal, Autos, Automotive Industry, Nissan, Renault, Coup, Ghosn, Carlos Ghosn, News Blog, Hiroto Saikawa, Hot Legal Action, Nissan-Renault-Mitsubishi Alliance


Carlos Ghosn Accuses Nissan Officials of Mismanagement

In a video recorded before his most recent arrest, the former auto chief said executives responsible for the company’s slide had plotted against him.
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Ousted Nissan chief Carlos Ghosn says ‘this is a conspiracy’ in video message

While the former CEO of Nissan and Renault Carlos Ghosn is currently in jail, his lawyer and communication team released a new video statement. The seven-minute video was shot hours before his latest arrest. Ghosn claims that there’s a conspiracy against him. “This is about back-stabbing,” he said. “If you are listening to me through this video today, it means that I was not able to make the press conference that I planned for April, 11,” Ghosn said. Ghosn took advantage of every minute he ha...
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Carlos Ghosn says 'backstabbing' Nissan conspiring against him

In video message ex-chairman says he is innocent and talks of fears for company’s futureCarlos Ghosn has accused Nissan executives of conspiring to have him arrested over unfounded fears about his plans for the Japanese carmaker, and saying he had been unfairly portrayed as a “dictator” by “backstabbing” former colleagues.In a video recorded shortly before he was rearrested in Tokyo last week, the former Nissan chairman said he looked forward to a fair trial – a date for which has yet to be set ...
Tags: Business, Japan, World news, Asia Pacific, Tokyo, Automotive Industry, Nissan, Renault, Ghosn, Carlos Ghosn


Ghosn slams 'backstabbing' former Nissan colleagues in video address

A defiant Carlos Ghosn accused "backstabbing" former colleagues of conspiring to oust him as Nissan chairman and threatening the Japanese automaker's future, in a video marking his first public address since his initial arrest last year.
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Ghosn accuses Nissan execs of 'backstabbing' plot

Carlos Ghosn denounced a "conspiracy" against him, saying events had been "twisted in a way to paint a personage of greed, a personage of dictatorship
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Nissan ex-chair Ghosn says a ‘conspiracy’ led to his arrest

TOKYO (AP) — Nissan’s former Chairman Carlos Ghosn is maintaining he is innocent and in a video released by his legal team accuses some executives at the Japanese automaker of a “conspiracy” that led to his arrest on financial misconduct allegations. Ghosn, wearing a white shirt and dark jacket, spoke calmly in a nearly 10-minute […]
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Political intervention may not be best way to help Ghosn - French finance minister

Political interventions might not be the best way to help ousted car executive Carlos Ghosn, French Finance Minister Bruno Le Maire told FranceInfo radio on Tuesday.
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In video address, Ghosn says he is innocent and victim of backstabbing

Ousted Nissan boss Carlos Ghosn said he was innocent and slammed former colleagues whom he accused of backstabbing and conspiring against him, in a pre-recorded video that marked his first public address since his initial arrest last year.
Tags: Money, businessNews, Nissan, Ghosn, Carlos Ghosn


In first public address, Ghosn says he is innocent and victim of backstabbing

Ousted Nissan boss Carlos Ghosn said he was innocent and slammed former colleagues whom he accused of backstabbing and conspiring against him, addressing the public for the first time since his initial arrest last year.
Tags: Money, businessNews, Nissan, Ghosn, Carlos Ghosn


In video, Ghosn says he is innocent and victim of backstabbing

Ousted Nissan Motor Co boss Carlos Ghosn said he was innocent of all the charges against him and was the victim of a conspiracy, according to a video recorded before his arrest last week and broadcast by his lawyers on Tuesday.
Tags: Money, businessNews, Ghosn, Carlos Ghosn, Nissan Motor Co


Shareholders Boot Carlos Ghosn From Nissan Board

Nissan wasted no time in dropping Carlos Ghosn as company chairman after his initial November arrest, but the nature of business meant shareholders had to meet to vote him off the board. That meeting took place Monday morning in a Tokyo hotel. There, some 4,119 shareholders gathered to break Ghosn’s last tie to the company he […] The post appeared first on The Truth About Cars.
Tags: Autos, Tokyo, Nissan, Renault, Ghosn, Carlos Ghosn, News Blog, Renault-Nissan Alliance, Nissan Board, Law And Roder


U.K. proposes tough laws on big tech and Rebook denies Beyoncé diversity row: Monday Wake-Up Call

Welcome to Ad Age’s Wake-Up Call, our daily roundup of advertising, marketing, media and digital news. You can get an audio version of this briefing on your Alexa device. Search for "Ad Age" under "Skills" in the Alexa app. What people are talking about today The crackdown on big tech by governments across the world continues. Today, the U.K. government is announcing it wants to impose some of the toughest regulations in the world on tech firms. It's proposing legislation t...
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U.K. proposes tough laws on big tech and Reebok denies Beyoncé diversity row: Monday Wake-Up Call

Welcome to Ad Age’s Wake-Up Call, our daily roundup of advertising, marketing, media and digital news. You can get an audio version of this briefing on your Alexa device. Search for "Ad Age" under "Skills" in the Alexa app. What people are talking about today The crackdown on big tech by governments across the world continues. Today, the U.K. government is announcing it wants to impose some of the toughest regulations in the world on tech firms. It's proposing legislation to...
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With one final vote, Nissan shareholders dump Ghosn, seek clarity on company's future

Nissan Motor Co shareholders ousted Carlos Ghosn as a director on Monday, severing his last tie with the Japanese automaker he rescued from near-bankruptcy two decades ago and from which he is now accused of siphoning funds.
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Baffled and concerned, Nissan shareholders sever last ties with ousted Ghosn

Nissan Motor Co shareholders ousted erstwhile boss Carlos Ghosn as a director on Monday, formally severing his ties with the Japanese automaker he rescued from near-bankruptcy two decades ago and from which he is now accused of siphoning funds.
Tags: Money, businessNews, Nissan, Ghosn, Carlos Ghosn, Nissan Motor Co