Honda chief rebuilds management team

Business / Corporate Feb 24, 2016

Honda chief rebuilds management team

Honda Motor Co. President Takahiro Hachigo is assembling his team of senior executives a year after being named to the position. Nine members of top management are retiring following a series of quality issues. Seiji Kuraishi, head of Honda's China business, becomes executive vice president ...

New Honda chief discusses air bags, Asimo

Business / Corporate Jul 9, 2015

New Honda chief discusses air bags, Asimo

by Kazuaki Nagata

Although the root cause of Takata Corp.'s deadly air bag malfunctions remains unclear, Honda's new president on Thursday tried to reassure drivers and passengers that recalled vehicles are rendered safe with replacement inflators. "Takata told us that the new inflator is safe, and we think ...