Nissan workers burn tyres in protest against plant closure in Barcelona

Workers at a Nissan factory in Barcelona burnt tyres and blocked roads in protest at the plant being shut down. The Japanese car firm will close the plant in December as they move to cut costs and boost profits following disruption caused by the coronavirus pandemic. Around 3,000 jobs will be lost and unions say … Read more Nissan workers burn tyres in protest against plant closure in Barcelona

Tires Burning! | Workers protest Nissan decision to close Barcelona plant

Thousands of people have marched in Barcelona to protest Japanese auto giant Nissan’s decision to close its factory in the region which will result in the loss of up to 3,000 jobs. READ MORE: https://on.rt.com/ai2i Subscribe to RT! https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCpwvZwUam-URkxB7g4USKpg?sub_confirmation=1 RT LIVE https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IFAcqaNzNSc Check out http://rt.com Like us on Facebook http://www.facebook.com/RTnews Follow us on VK https://vk.com/rt_international … Read more Tires Burning! | Workers protest Nissan decision to close Barcelona plant

Nissan workers stage protest against possible closure of the factory in Barcelona

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Political hot potato: Ghosn saga rebounds with FBI arrest of alleged accomplices

Did Japan really truly want the FBI to proceed with arrests of two former Green Berets accused of aiding and abeting Carlos Ghosn’s escape to Lebanon? The demise of the Nissan-Renault boss has left political scars for the leaders of Japan and France. Now The Daily Beast’s Jake Edelstein & Christopher Dickey wonder if Donald … Read more Political hot potato: Ghosn saga rebounds with FBI arrest of alleged accomplices

China’s Hong Kong move, Merkel’s EU debt-sharing game changer, Renault’s woes, Ghosn’s accomplices

From China’s move to tighten the screws on Hong Kong’s special status to what could be a legacy moment for Angela Merkel as Germany agrees to share the EU’s debt burden, François Picard’s panel goes from Paris to Rome and Tokyo in The World This Week. Also, how to navigate Paris’s sidewalks when cars return … Read more China’s Hong Kong move, Merkel’s EU debt-sharing game changer, Renault’s woes, Ghosn’s accomplices

Japan to seek extradition of men arrested in US over Ghosn escape

Japan on Thursday said it hoped that the two men arrested in the United States and wanted in Japan on charges related to former Nissan Motor Co boss Carlos Ghosn’s escape from the country would be extradited toJapan soon. Subscribe to France 24 now: http://f24.my/youtubeEN FRANCE 24 live news stream: all the latest news 24/7 http://f24.my/YTliveEN Visit our … Read more Japan to seek extradition of men arrested in US over Ghosn escape

Nissan Preserving Cash With Aim to Rehire U.S. Workers, COO Says

Apr.07 — Nissan Motor Co. Chief Operating Officer Ashwani Gupta discusses the measures the automaker is taking amid the coronavirus outbreak. Gupta says Nissan is focused on preserving cash as it pledged to put thousands of furloughed U.S. employees back to work after the crisis. He speaks with Haidi Stroud-Watts and Shery Ahn on “Bloomberg Daybreak: Asia.”

Nissan CEO Uchida: Ready to Make Deep Cost Cuts if Business Worsens

Mar.03 — Nissan Motor Co. is ready to make deeper cuts to fixed costs if the business deteriorates, Chief Executive Officer Makoto Uchida said. In an exclusive interview with Bloomberg’s Reed Stevenson, he has promised to unveil a turnaround plan in May. This is Uchida’s very first TV interview since taking the helm of the … Read more Nissan CEO Uchida: Ready to Make Deep Cost Cuts if Business Worsens

Tokyo Is Becoming More Like Silicon Valley for Startups: Globis

Jan.20 — Yoshito Hori, managing partner of venture capital firm Globis Capital Partners, discusses former Nissan Motor Co. Chief Executive Officer Carlos Ghosn’s escape from Japan and his views on the tech startup scene in Tokyo. He speaks with Anna Edwards on “Bloomberg Markets” from the World Economic Forum’s annual meeting in Davos, Switzerland.

Nissan-Renault: Why the new CEO needs to repair the relationship | FT

The FT’s Tokyo correspondent Kana Inagaki says Nissan’s new chief executive Makoto Uchida’s first task will be to implement a restructuring before seeking to repair the Japanese car maker’s fractious relationship with its long term partner Renault. Read more at https://on.ft.com/2OIXrTC ► Check out our Community tab for more stories on the economy. ► Listen … Read more Nissan-Renault: Why the new CEO needs to repair the relationship | FT

Bruichladdich Distillery Becomes Self-sufficient with Electric Car Powered on Pot Ale

The Bruichladdich whisky distillery, located on the remote Scottish island of Islay, has taken the final step in its bid to become self-sufficient with the purchase of a Nissan LEAF. The all-electric car will be charged using self-generated electricity, enabling the distillery to be self-sufficient following the decision by Mark Reynier, the business owner, to … Read more Bruichladdich Distillery Becomes Self-sufficient with Electric Car Powered on Pot Ale

Nissan’s UK Plant Celebrates Production of One Million Qashqai Vehicles

The Nissan car manufacturing plant in Sunderland, England, has just produced its millionth Qashqai after just over four years of manufacturing. The plant, which produces an average of 1,200 Qashqais per day over three shifts, runs for 24 hours a day to meet the demand for the crossover car. More than 80 per cent of … Read more Nissan’s UK Plant Celebrates Production of One Million Qashqai Vehicles