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News Automotive General
May 28, 2020  

Nissan-Renault alliance to share more parts, technology

Shared technology will include electric cars and autonomous driving

News Automotive Manufacturing General
November 28, 2019  

Nissan invests in production to prepare for electric age

Changes involve robotics and sensors to decrease physical stress on assembly-line workers.

News Government Manufacturing Economy
February 5, 2019  

British economy ‘stalling’ amid intensified Brexit worries

Purchasing managers’ survey shows companies increasingly risk averse and eager to reduce overheads.

News Automotive General
December 17, 2018  

Nissan board meets but no chairman picked to replace Ghosn

Ghosn and another board member Greg Kelly were formally charged last week with falsifying financial reports.

News Automotive General
December 13, 2018  

Arrest of Nissan star Ghosn raises speculation over coup

Japanese media and some analysts have raised the possibility that the charges against Carlos Ghosn were engineered to sideline him.

News Automotive General
December 11, 2018  

Detention of Nissan’s Ghosn extended through Dec. 20

Ghosn and fellow Nissan executive Greg Kelly were charged Dec. 10.

News General
November 22, 2018  

Nissan Motor board fires Ghosn as chairman following arrest

The company’s board of directors voted unanimously to dismiss Ghosn as chairman and as a representative director.

News Automotive Manufacturing General
November 19, 2018  

Nissan chairman Ghosn to be dismissed for misconduct

Allegations also concern a representative director, unreported income combined is $44 million.

News Automotive Manufacturing General
April 23, 2018  

Feds widen safety probes of Ford, VW and Nissan vehicles

NHTSA investigators found more consumer complaints about airbag and brake problems.

News Automotive Manufacturing General
September 12, 2017  

Nissan seeks dramatic jumps ahead in innovation

Goal is kakushin over kaizen, to deliver change that’s a multiple of the previous.

News Automotive Government Manufacturing Business Operations General Operations Production
August 9, 2017  

Nissan to pay $97.7M in proposed Takata settlement

Settlement would pay for a new outreach program to ensure Takata air bags are removed from 4.4 million affected Nissan vehicles.

News Automotive Manufacturing General
August 8, 2017  

UAW defiant in Mississippi loss as union opponents celebrate

Union alleges Nissan broke federal labour law and intimidated workers into voting “no.”

News Automotive Manufacturing Business Operations General
July 12, 2017  

Rally starts union push at Mississippi Nissan plant

Nissan management opposes a union, although it says workers are free to choose whether they’d like to be represented or not.

News Automotive Manufacturing General
July 11, 2017  

Union files for vote by workers at Mississippi Nissan plant

Pro-union campaign seeks to link support with civil rights for African-Americans.

News Automotive Manufacturing Business Operations General Operations Production
May 3, 2017  

US auto sales tumble in what could be first annual drop since 2009

Of major automakers, only Hyundai and Volkswagen reported increases.