Interpol has now issued a 'red notice' for the arrest of former Nissan boss Carlos Ghosn after he escaped from Japan while facing trial for alleged financial misconduct.
Former Nissan chairman Carlos Ghosn has evaded Japanese authorities to break the terms of his bail and flee to Lebanon.
The Carlos Ghosn case presents a number of challenges for our high-profile industry.
French Finance Minister Bruno Le Maire has said that Nissan chairman Carlos Ghosn is “no longer capable of leading” fellow Alliance manufacturer Renault in light of his arrest amid allegations of financial misconduct.
Carlos Ghosn looks set to remain the chairman and chief executive of Groupe Renault, and its alliance with Nissan and Mitsubishi, until 2022.
Carlos Ghosn has been replaced as Nissan chief executive by Hiroto Saikawa.
Nissan chief executive Carlos Ghosn is reported to have said he wants compensation for any trade costs resulting from Brexit before more investment is promised in its Sunderland factory.
A pure-electric Renault Zoe with a range of 250 miles will go on sale it the UK in November.
Nissan Motor has taken a 34% controlling stake in Mitsubishi Motors, with an investment of 237 billion yen (£1.52bn).
Renault-Nissan chief executive Carlos Ghosn, has warned the Volkswagen emissions scandal is hitting worldwide diesel vehicle sales.
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