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Blind Japanese sailor completes Pacific voyage without interruption

A blind Japanese sailor completed his non-stop Pacific voyage on Saturday, local media reported.

20 Apr 2019 1:38 PM

Carlos Ghosn to be indicted on additional charge: Report

Tokyo prosecutors are likely to indict former Nissan Motor Co Ltd boss Carlos Ghosn on an additional charge.

19 Apr 2019 2:38 PM

Uber wins USD 1 billion investment from Toyota, SoftBank fund

Toyota has already invested USD 500 million in Uber as the firm races Google-owned Waymo.

19 Apr 2019 9:48 AM

Japanese professor shows students how to produce cocaine, meth

A Japanese professor could face up to 10 years in jail after getting his students to produce ecstasy, in an echo of TV show 'Breaking Bad'.

19 Apr 2019 8:26 AM

Japan Supreme Court turns down Carlos Ghosn's appeal to end detention

He's been charged with falsifying financial documents in under-reporting his compensation and with breach of trust in dubious payments.

15 Apr 2019 12:39 PM


Carlos Ghosn detention extended until April 22: Japan Court

A Japanese court ruled that Carlos Ghosn will remain in detention until April 22, as prosecutors grill the former Nissan boss.

12 Apr 2019 4:55 PM

Carlos Ghosn's wife Carole Ghosn to be questioned in Tokyo court

The wife of Nissan's former Chairman Carlos Ghosn will be questioned by prosecutors in a Tokyo court on Thursday.

11 Apr 2019 12:08 PM

Carlos Ghosn accuses Nissan executives of 'backstabbing'

Carlos Ghosn has accused 'backstabbing' Nissan executives of a 'conspiracy' that led to his arrest, in a video.

09 Apr 2019 12:58 PM

Lawyer clarifies bail conditions for Ex-Nissan boss Carlos Ghosn

A lawyer for Nissan former Chairman Carlos Ghosn, has outlined the conditions for his initial release on bail.

07 Apr 2019 10:39 AM

Japan Court extends Carlos Ghosn detention until April 14

The Tokyo District Court said it had accepted a request from prosecutors to detain the 65-year-old auto tycoon for a further 10-day period.

05 Apr 2019 12:27 PM


'Fourth charge incoming', Carlos Ghosn announces press conferance

Tokyo prosecutors are considering pressing a fresh charge against Carlos Ghosn, local media said on Wednesday.

03 Apr 2019 4:35 PM

Japan workers 'bored' & 'dont know what to do' during prolonged holidays

A survey showed 45 percent of Japanese 'felt unhappy' about the long vacation, with only 35 percent saying they 'felt happy'.

03 Apr 2019 12:46 PM

The emperor’s new burger

Tokyo chef whips up USD 900 monster for the new monarch of Japan.

01 Apr 2019 2:14 PM

Oil prices edge higher, but future demand concerns cap gains

Prices have risen more than 25 per cent this year, supported by supply curbs by the OPEC.

27 Mar 2019 12:00 PM

Nissan panel to propose bigger role for external directors in Ghosn scandal's wake

The independent panel will announce the results of its three-month audit of Nissan’s governance-related procedures.

27 Mar 2019 9:27 AM


US man arrested for allegedly stabbing wife at Tokyo court while divorcing

Reports say Japanese police have arrested an American man on suspicion of fatally stabbing his Japanese wife at a court while divorcing.

20 Mar 2019 6:12 PM

Nissan governance panel sees no need to overhaul alliance agreement: source

The external committee tasked by Nissan to propose ways to bolster the firm’s corporate governance.

18 Mar 2019 2:35 PM

In shadow of Ghosn, Nissan, Renault and Mitsubishi meet to hash out future

Nissan holds a 15 per cent, non-voting stake in Renault, whose top shareholder is the French government.

12 Mar 2019 9:16 AM

Japan court bars Ghosn from attending Nissan board meeting

Carlos Ghosn was released on bail on March 6 after more than 100 days in detention.

11 Mar 2019 3:28 PM

Carlos Ghosn seeks to attend Nissan board meeting

Carlos Ghosn was released on bail on March 6 after more than 100 days in detention.

11 Mar 2019 10:42 AM