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Ex-Nissan boss Ghosn says French envoy told him of inside plot

Former Nissan chairman Carlos Ghosn, speaking in Beirut after his dramatic escape from Japanese justice, said on Tuesday that the French ambassador had warned him shortly after his arrest that his own company was plotting against him......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 14th, 2020

Ghosn says he was warned of "inside plot"

Former Nissan chairman Carlos Ghosn, speaking in Beirut after his dramatic escape from Japanese justice, says that the French ambassador had warned him shortly after his arrest that his own company was plotting against him. Olivia Chan reports......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersJan 15th, 2020

Ghosn says French envoy told him Nissan was turning against him

Former Nissan chairman Carlos Ghosn, speaking in Beirut after his dramatic escape from Japanese justice, said on Tuesday that the French ambassador had warned him shortly after his arrest that his own company was plotting against him......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 15th, 2020

Japan failed to arrange fair trial for Ghosn: French lawyer

Former Nissan boss Carlos Ghosn's lawyer on Friday told Japan's government that the authorities had failed to arrange for a fair trial that respected universal rights......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 10th, 2020

Ghosn getting French consular protection: finance minister

Ousted Renault-Nissan boss Carlos Ghosn, who was re-arrested in Japan on Thursday, is getting French consular protection, French finance minister Bruno Le Maire told BFM TV......»»

Category: topSource: reutersApr 4th, 2019

Ghosn"s exit not the time to alter Renault-Nissan alliance: French official

France has told Japan that now is not the time to contemplate changes in the power balance inside the Renault-Nissan alliance, an official in President Emmanuel Macron's office said on Thursday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersNov 22nd, 2018

Japanese minister tells Lebanon Ghosn should stand trial in Japan

Fugitive ex-Nissan boss Carlos Ghosn should stand trial in Japan, a Japanese government minister told the Lebanese government during a visit to Beirut on Monday, adding that Beirut had agreed to cooperate but without saying how......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMar 2nd, 2020

Renault sets lower profit goal in crunch reboot year

French carmaker Renault on Friday posted its first loss in 10 years and set a lower operating margin goal for 2020, a crunch year for its planned reboot alongside partner Nissan after a scandal surrounding former boss Carlos Ghosn......»»

Category: topSource: reutersFeb 14th, 2020

French investigators to move ahead with Ghosn prosecution over palace party

French prosecutors investigating a party that former Renault-Nissan boss Carlos Ghosn threw for his wife at the sumptuous Versailles palace will in the next few weeks ask judges to examine the case, bringing a prosecution a step closer......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 23rd, 2020

Would consider traveling to France with guarantees: Ghosn

Former Nissan boss Carlos Ghosn, asked in a French television interview if he would be willing to face trial in France, says he would maybe travel if he knew he would not face problems at the border......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 8th, 2020

Ghosn: Seeds of Renault-Nissan crisis were sown by Macron"s move

Ex-Nissan boss Carlos Ghosn said on Wednesday that a surprise corporate move, orchestrated five years ago by French President Emmanuel Macron who was then economy minister, soured relations between Renault and Nissan and contributed to his ouster......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 8th, 2020

Ousted Nissan boss Ghosn: I hope France hasn"t abandoned me

Ousted Nissan boss Carlos Ghosn, who holds a French passport, said on Wednesday he hoped France had not abandoned him in his legal standoff with Japan over allegations of financial misconduct that he has denied......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 8th, 2020

Fugitive ex-Nissan boss Ghosn hits out at carmaker and Japan

Carlos Ghosn, speaking publicly for the first since his dramatic escape from Japanese justice, told reporters in Beirut he had been treated "brutally" by Tokyo prosecutors and was the victim of a conspiracy to oust him from the helm of automaker Nissan......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 8th, 2020

Fugitive ex-Nissan boss Ghosn says treated "brutally" by Japan

Carlos Ghosn, speaking publicly for the first since his dramatic escape from Japanese justice, told reporters in Beirut he had been treated "brutally" by Tokyo prosecutors he accused of helping Nissan to oust him as chairman......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 8th, 2020

Former Nissan boss Ghosn points the finger at news conference

Fugitive former Nissan chief Carlos Ghosn said that he was brought down by a plot cooked up at the company, many of whose executives he named at a news conference in Beirut on Wednesday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 8th, 2020

Highlights: Former Nissan boss Ghosn points the finger at news conference

Fugitive former Nissan chief Carlos Ghosn said that he was brought down by a plot cooked up at the company, many of whose executives he named at a news conference in Beirut on Wednesday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 8th, 2020

Timeline: From arrest to flight - key dates in the Ghosn affair

Ousted Nissan boss Carlos Ghosn decided to flee Japan after learning his trial had been delayed until April 2021 and also because he had not been allowed to speak to his wife, sources close to Ghosn told Reuters......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 8th, 2020

Ghosn did not use French documents to travel to Lebanon: French minister

Former Nissan and Renault boss Carlos Ghosn did not use French travel documents to travel from Japan to Lebanon, French Foreign Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian said on Monday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 6th, 2020

Manager at Turkish jet operator told authorities he helped Ghosn escape because of threats: newspaper

A manager at Turkish jet operator MNG Jet has told authorities that he assisted unwittingly in the escape of ex-Nissan boss Carlos Ghosn from Japan because he had been threatened by a former acquaintance, Hurriyet newspaper reported on Saturday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 4th, 2020

Ghosn fled Japan after security firm hired by Nissan stopped surveillance

Ousted Nissan boss Carlos Ghosn left his Tokyo residence after a private security firm hired by Nissan Motor Co stopped monitoring him, three sources familiar with the matter told Reuters on Saturday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 4th, 2020

Ghosn fled Japan after security firm hired by Nissan stopped surveillance: sources

Ousted Nissan boss Carlos Ghosn left his Tokyo residence after a private security firm hired by Nissan Motor Co stopped monitoring him, three sources familiar with the matter told Reuters on Saturday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 4th, 2020