Jun 26, 2016

Corporate governance report card

Companies are making good progress in complying with the Tokyo Stock Exchange's corporate governance principles, but the proof will be in the pudding.

Jun 25, 2016

Nissan unit sues South Korea ministry over alleged emissions cheating

A unit of Nissan Motor Co. has sued South Korea’s Environment Ministry over the alleged emissions manipulation for the Qashqai diesel engine car, Nissan group officials said Friday. Nissan Korea Co. filed the suit with the Seoul Administrative Court on Thursday, disputing the ministry’s ...

Mitsubishi Motors sees first loss in eight years amid scandal

Jun 22, 2016

Mitsubishi Motors sees first loss in eight years amid scandal

Mitsubishi Motors Corp. forecast its first loss in eight years after setting aside compensation costs related to manipulating fuel-efficiency ratings and falsifying test data. Net loss in the year ending March 31 will probably be ¥145 billion ($1.4 billion), the company said in a ...

Jun 19, 2016

Masuzoe skips last news conference

Exiting Tokyo Gov. Yoichi Masuzoe did not appear for his regular news conference on Friday, which would have been his last as leader of the capital. Masuzoe, who is set to leave office on Tuesday to take responsibility for his spending scandal, had notified ...