Business Feb 25, 2020

Nissan warns about future of European plants as Brexit weighs

Nissan Motor Co. gave the starkest warning yet on the future of the Japanese group's car factories in Western Europe, with a plant in the U.K. threatened by Brexit and another in Spain suffering from a slump in demand. The Sunderland site in England, which ...

Editorials Sep 15, 2019

Nissan's challenges post-Saikawa

Whoever takes over from Saikawa faces the tough challenge of normalizing Nissan's management as quickly as possible to allow the automaker to charter a path for its revival and start pouring its resources into crucial technologies such as autonomous driving.

Choice of new CEO key as Nissan seeks to escape turmoil

Business / Corporate Sep 15, 2019

Choice of new CEO key as Nissan seeks to escape turmoil

With Nissan Motor Co. CEO Hiroto Saikawa stepping down on Monday, the focal point will be on whether the automaker can swiftly escape from confusion over corporate governance under a new top management. Saikawa is slated to resign to take responsibility for revelations that he ...