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Exclusive: Toyota sees new business opportunity in leveraging hybrid tech

12 Apr 2019

TOYOTA CITY The head of Toyota Motor Corp's electric vehicle (EV) business told Reuters the automaker has received enquiries from more than 50 companies since announcing last week that it would offer free access to patents for EV motors and power control units.

Ghosn slams 'backstabbing' former Nissan colleagues in video address

09 Apr 2019

TOKYO 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. | Video

With one final vote, Nissan shareholders dump Ghosn, seek clarity on company's future

08 Apr 2019

TOKYO 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. | Video

RPT-EXPLAINER-Arrested, again: Why Ghosn has been detained, what is different now?

08 Apr 2019

TOKYO, April 5 Ousted Nissan boss Carlos Ghosn is back in the Tokyo detention centre where he previously spent 108 days, after being released just last month on a $9 million bail.

Arrested, again: Why Ghosn has been detained, what is different now?

05 Apr 2019

TOKYO Ousted Nissan boss Carlos Ghosn is back in the Tokyo detention center where he previously spent 108 days, after being released just last month on a $9 million bail.

UPDATE 4-Tokyo court approves 10-day detention of Ghosn, rejects appeal

05 Apr 2019

* Ghosn says he is innocent of 'groundless charges' (Adds court rejection of defence appeal)

Arrested, again: Why Ghosn has been detained, what is different now?

05 Apr 2019

TOKYO Ousted Nissan boss Carlos Ghosn is back in the Tokyo detention centre where he previously spent 108 days, after being released just last month on a $9 million bail.

Ex-Nissan chief Ghosn calls latest arrest 'outrageous', asks French govt to help

04 Apr 2019

TOKYO Japanese prosecutors arrested Carlos Ghosn again on Thursday on suspicion the former Nissan boss had tried to enrich himself at the automaker's expense, in another dramatic twist that his lawyers said was an attempt to muzzle him. | Video

Toyota to give royalty-free access to hybrid-vehicle patents

03 Apr 2019

TOKYO Japan's Toyota Motor Corp will offer free access to its hybrid-vehicle patents through 2030, it said on Wednesday, seeking to expand use of the lower-emission technology even as the global industry shifts toward fully electric cars.

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