Oct 8, 2015

Renault looks at restructuring Nissan alliance

Renault SA is considering plans to restructure its alliance with Nissan Motor Co., including giving its Japanese partner more power to contain the growing influence of the French government, people familiar with the matter said. Renault is proposing options, including cutting its stake in ...

Japanese firms in Thailand on alert after deadly bombing

Aug 19, 2015

Japanese firms in Thailand on alert after deadly bombing

Japanese companies operating in Thailand have been shocked by Monday’s deadly bombing in Bangkok. “We haven’t expected a terrorist attack would happen in Bangkok” as the current Thai military junta has placed priority on ensuring security, said an official at Toshiba Asia Pacific (Thailand) ...

Jul 29, 2015

Nissan profits beat estimates as deliveries increase in U.S.

Nissan Motor Co. reported profits that beat analyst estimates as deliveries increased in the U.S., its biggest market. Net income rose to ¥152.8 billion ($1.2 billion) in the quarter ended June from ¥112.1 billion a year earlier, Nissan said on Wednesday. That exceeded the ...

Jul 2, 2015

Top automakers pony up ¥6 billion for hydrogen stations in Japan

Toyota Motor Corp., Nissan Motor Co. and Honda Motor Co. will together spend around ¥5 billion to ¥6 billion over the next five years to help build hydrogen stations for fuel-cell vehicles in Japan. The financial assistance, designed to partially cover the operating expenses ...

Jun 26, 2015

Titans field renamed Nissan Stadium

The Tennessee Titans’ home field is changing its name from LP Field to Nissan Stadium. Officials from the Titans and Nissan announced Thursday a 20-year partnership that renames Nashville’s downtown stadium. The naming rights are subject to approval by the NFL and Metro Government ...

Jun 25, 2015

Toyota, Nissan to recall 3 million more cars over air bags

Toyota and Nissan, the country’s two top automakers, on Thursday expanded their global car recall by more than 3 million vehicles to replace potentially deadly air bags that have already been linked to eight deaths. Toyota said it will call back an additional 2.86 ...

Nissan award echoes a maturing art world

Jun 16, 2015

Nissan award echoes a maturing art world


The biennial Nissan Art Award isn’t new now, and it wasn’t really new when it began in 2013, either — something Nissan President and CEO Carlos Ghosn is fully aware of. “I don’t think it’s a unique approach from our side,” he tells me, ...