Carlos Ghosn: Ex-Nissan chair faces two new charges

Carlos Ghosn: Ex-Nissan chair faces two new charges 1

Prosecutors in Japan have indicted former Nissan chairman Carlos Ghosn with two fresh charges involving financial crimes. Carlos Ghosn Mr Ghosn, who has been detained since November, was charged with aggravated breach of trust and understating his income. He had already been indicted on a separate charge of underreporting his pay over five years. Mr Ghosn, whose detention has drawn some criticism, denies all wrongdoing. Related Articles His lawyers said they would apply for bail, but experts say this request is very unlikely to be granted. The new charges will…

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Nissan boss Carlos Ghosn arrested over ‘misconduct’

Nissan boss Carlos Ghosn arrested over ‘misconduct’ 2

Nissan chairman Carlos Ghosn has been arrested over claims of financial misconduct, the carmaker has said. Carlos Ghosn is head of the Alliance, which includes Nissan, Renault and Mitsubishi Mr Ghosn, a towering figure in the car industry, will be sacked from the Japanese firm after a board meeting on Thursday, its chief executive said. He has been accused of “significant acts of misconduct”, including under-reporting his pay package and personal use of company assets. Nissan said it was unable to give further details on the offences. Related Articles Japanese…

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