Renault, Nissan chief engineers to meet, revive R&D projects: sources

PARIS (Reuters) – Renault’s (RENA.PA) engineering boss will meet his counterpart at Nissan (7201.T) in Japan this week, two sources close to Renault said, as the carmakers seek to... Read more »

Virus fears keep stocks red; ECB gets ready to rethink

LONDON (Reuters) – World shares fell on Thursday, led by the biggest decline in Chinese stocks in more than eight months, as concern mounted about the spread of a... Read more »

Facing economic crisis, Lebanon’s government weighs options

BEIRUT (Reuters) – Lebanon’s Hezbollah-backed government will walk a political tightrope as it acts to urgently secure foreign funding to ward off financial collapse, and could look to the... Read more »

Lebanese security forces, protesters clash for second night

BEIRUT (Reuters) – Lebanese security forces fired water cannons, rubber bullets and tear gas on Sunday to try to break up stone-throwing protesters in Beirut, which has been rocked... Read more »

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

TOKYO (Reuters) – 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... Read more »

Renault chairman says ‘real desire’ to make Nissan alliance work

PARIS (Reuters) – Renault (RENA.PA) Chairman Jean-Dominique Senard said on Thursday there was a “real desire” at the helm of the carmaker’s alliance with Nissan to make it a... Read more »

Ex-Nissan boss Carlos Ghosn’s lawyer Hironaka resigns: NHK

FILE PHOTO: Junichiro Hironaka, chief lawyer of the ousted Nissan Motor Co Ltd chairman Carlos Ghosn, attends a news conference in Tokyo, Japan, March 4, 2019. REUTERS/Issei Kato/File Photo... Read more »

After escaping Japan, Ghosn feels Lebanese crisis

BEIRUT (Reuters) – Carlos Ghosn’s daring escape from Japan to Lebanon may have cast light on his wealth and influence, but in Beirut the ex-Nissan boss can only get... Read more »

Lebanon imposes travel ban on ex-Nissan boss Ghosn: judicial source

BEIRUT (Reuters) – A Lebanese prosecutor imposed a travel ban on former Nissan boss Carlos Ghosn on Thursday, a judicial source said, after he was summoned over an Interpol... Read more »

Ghosn took bullet train to Osaka en route to Lebanon: Kyodo

TOKYO (Reuters) – Former Nissan (7201.T) and Renault (RENA.PA) boss Carlos Ghosn began his astonishing escape from Japan with a bullet train ride from Tokyo to Osaka, possibly accompanied... Read more »