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Nissan pins revival hopes on 'foreigner with a Japanese face'

08 Oct 2019

TOKYO Nissan Motor Co named the head of its Chinese business as its next CEO on Tuesday, picking an executive known for close ties to top shareholder Renault and for a frank, straight-talking manner that has marked him as an outsider. | Video

REFILE-UPDATE 2-Nissan names darkhorse candidate Uchida as next CEO, Gupta as COO

08 Oct 2019

TOKYO, Oct 8 Nissan Motor Co named Senior Vice President Makoto Uchida as its next chief executive on Tuesday, picking a relative outsider who joined the automaker mid-career and is known for his rigorous work ethic and relentless focus on cost control.

RPT-Nissan board set for tense meeting as alleged split over future leadership emerges

08 Oct 2019

TOKYO, Oct 8 The board of Nissan Motor Co will meet on Tuesday as a split has emerged over the scandal-hit automaker's next CEO, putting the head of the nominations committee at odds with an influential executive, people familiar with the matter said.

Nissan board set for tense meeting as alleged split over future leadership emerges

07 Oct 2019

TOKYO, Oct 8 The board of Nissan Motor Co will meet on Tuesday as a split has emerged over the scandal-hit automaker's next CEO, putting the head of the nominations committee at odds with an influential executive, people familiar with the matter said.

Toyota strengthens Japan partnerships with bigger Subaru stake

27 Sep 2019

TOKYO Toyota Motor Corp will raise its stake in Subaru Corp to 20% from around 17%, the two Japanese automakers said on Friday, as they leverage their scale to better compete in developing new vehicle technologies.

CORRECTED-UPDATE 5-Toyota deepens Japan partnerships with Subaru stake boost

27 Sep 2019

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Departure of Nissan's Saikawa hastened by independent directors - sources

13 Sep 2019

TOKYO/PARIS, Sept 12 The fate of Nissan CEO Hiroto Saikawa was sealed by two external directors who persuaded the board on Monday to oust the company veteran and spare the carmaker more reputational damage after a string of high-profile scandals, two sources said.

Nissan probe finds CEO Saikawa, other executives overpaid in compliance failure: source

05 Sep 2019

TOKYO Nissan Motor Co was embroiled in another scandal over executive pay on Thursday after Chief Executive Hiroto Saikawa admitted to being overpaid in violation of internal procedures under a scheme designed by ousted Chairman Carlos Ghosn. | Video

Toyota pulls Suzuki firmly into its orbit through stake deal

28 Aug 2019

TOKYO Toyota Motor Corp and Suzuki Motor Corp will take small equity stakes in each other, the Japanese car makers said on Wednesday, as they seek to develop newer technologies and meet sweeping changes upending the global auto industry.

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