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Nissan finds more senior executives guilty after Ghosn probe

A report by the Japanese carmaker says three unnamed senior people were punished for financial improprieties.

Nissan finds more senior executives guilty after Ghosn probe

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Temasek, Trustbridge in talks for stake in $1bn WeWork China

WeWork's parent SoftBank is in talks with the Singaporean fund and Shanghai-based private equity firm, sources said.

Temasek, Trustbridge in talks for stake in $1bn WeWork China

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Ghosn's Japanese lawyers quit after former Nissan chief fled

Two of Ghosn's three key lawyers said they had resigned after the former Nissan chairman absconded to Lebanon.

Ghosn's Japanese lawyers quit after former Nissan chief fled

Asia Pacific

Japan's environment minister to take paternity leave

Shinjiro Koizumi, son of an ex-prime minister, said he hopes to open debate on issue that remains sensitive in Japan.

Japan's environment minister to take paternity leave

Asia Pacific

Japan confirms first case of coronavirus infection

Man from Kanagawa had reportedly travelled to Wuhan and was hospitalised with a fever after returning to Japan.

Japan confirms first case of coronavirus infection

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Focused on China trade, US, EU and Japan agree on subsidy rules

After two years of negotiations the agreement now heads to the World trade Organization.

Focused on China trade, US, EU and Japan agree on subsidy rules

Japan

Japan's Abe warns conflict with Iran affects entire world

Japan is longtime ally of the United States, but has long-standing relations and interests with Iran.

Japan's Abe warns conflict with Iran affects entire world

Sport

World's oldest goalscorer signs on for 35th season

'King Kazu' signs new deal with Yokohama FC to extend his contract by 12 months.

Japanese striker Kazuyoshi Miura, 52, signs on for 35th season

Olympics

IOC: No kneeling, hand gestures at 2020 Tokyo Olympics

International Olympic Committee details the types of athlete protests not permissible at this year's Tokyo Games.

IOC: No kneeling, hand gestures at 2020 Tokyo Olympics

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Carlos Ghosn rips into Nissan and Japanese judicial system

'I felt I was a hostage' says former automotive chief-turned-international fugitive.

Carlos Ghosn rips into Nissan and Japanese judicial system

US-Iran escalation

World reacts after Iran fires missiles at US targets in Iraq

Iran launches missile strikes at US facilities in Iraq, less than a week after US killed top general.

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Takata is recalling 10 million more airbags in United States cars

The recalled parts have explosive propellant that can become unstable in hot, humid climates and detonate in a crash.

Takata is recalling 10 million more airbags in United States cars

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Ghosn saga: How strongly is Nissan going after its former CEO?

The Japanese carmaker has spent more than $200m investigating its former chief executive.

Ghosn saga: How strongly is Nissan going after its former CEO?

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Japan steps up efforts to bring Ghosn back from Lebanon

Japanese ambassador to Lebanon asks for greater cooperation on Ghosn to 'avoid negative repercussions' for relations.

Japan steps up efforts to bring Ghosn back from Lebanon

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Nissan says it will continue to pursue legal action against Ghosn

Carmaker stands by internal findings of Ghosn's alleged misconduct, says it will continue to cooperate with authorities.

Nissan says it will continue to pursue legal action against Ghosn