Dec 16, 2016

Ghosn sees Trump's America-first agenda as protecting trade with Mexico

Nissan Motor Co. Chief Executive Officer Carlos Ghosn said U.S. President-elect Donald Trump’s America-first agenda should mean that trade with Mexico, where his company is the biggest auto producer, will be protected. “I’m not very worried because what has been said by the president-elect ...

Ghosn pledges Mitsubishi Motors' return to profitability as chairman

Dec 14, 2016

Ghosn pledges Mitsubishi Motors' return to profitability as chairman

Nissan Motor Co.’s top executive Carlos Ghosn pledged Wednesday to rebuild trust in Mitsubishi Motors Corp. and return the loss-making carmaker to profitability, as he was approved by shareholders as the new chairman of the scandal-tainted automaker. “I pledge to protect shareholder interests and ...

Electric vehicles need cleaner energy grid: Nissan's Ghosn

Nov 4, 2016

Electric vehicles need cleaner energy grid: Nissan's Ghosn

Electric cars will fall short of helping the environment without cleaner energy to charge the vehicles’ batteries, said Carlos Ghosn, chief executive officer of Nissan Motor Co. and Renault SA. “At least the car industry is bringing a breakthrough, which consists in saying that ...

Oct 19, 2016

Nissan CEO Ghosn expected to be named chairman of Mitsubishi Motors

Nissan Motor Co. CEO Carlos Ghosn is expected become chairman of Mitsubishi Motors Corp. as Japan’s second-biggest automaker snaps up 34 percent of its smaller peer, sources said Wednesday. With Ghosn actively involved in the management of Mitsubishi Motors, Nissan aims to reform the ...

Nissan CEO Ghosn's pay tops ¥1 billion for second year

Jun 22, 2016

Nissan CEO Ghosn's pay tops ¥1 billion for second year

Nissan Motor Co. President Carlos Ghosn, one of Japan’s best-paid executives, received more than ¥1 billion ($9.58 million) in pay for the second straight year after the carmaker’s profit climbed to a record. Ghosn, 62, was paid a total of ¥1.07 billion for the ...