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Former Nissan Chairman Carlos Ghosn escaped Japan by hiding in a musical-instrument crate. Now 3 men are wanted in connection with his daring getaway.

The Nissan executive turned fugitive Carlos Ghosn fled Japan by hiding in a musical-instrument case that was too big for airport scanners, prosecutors said. He is now in Lebanon, a country that doesn’t have an extradition agreement with Japan. Prosecutors on Thursday issued arrest warrants for three men accused of […]
Former Nissan Chairman Carlos Ghosn escaped Japan by hiding in a musical-instrument crate. Now 3 men are wanted in connection with his daring getaway.
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Nissan is reportedly making more serious plans for a possible end to its alliance with Renault following Carlos Ghosn’s dramatic escape from Japan

High-level Nissan executives have intensified the process of making contingency plans for a potential dissolution of the automaker’s alliance with Renault, the Financial Times‘ Peter Campbell, Leo Lewis, and Kana Inagaki reported. The process has reportedly become more urgent since Carlos Ghosn, the former head of the Renault-Nissan alliance, fled […]
Nissan is reportedly making more serious plans for a possible end to its alliance with Renault following Carlos Ghosn’s dramatic escape from Japan
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Shifting Gears: Keeping up with the Ghosn’s

Happy Friday and welcome to the latest issue of Shifting Gears, Business Insider’s guide to all the transportation you missed – or meant to read later – throughout the week. In Las Vegas, the indefatigable Mark Matousek reported on all the new electric vehicles and concept cars on display at […]
Shifting Gears: Keeping up with the Ghosn’s
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Japan’s minister of justice responds to Carlos Ghosn’s press conference urging the fugitive former Nissan executive to surrender. Read the full statement here.

The Japanese justice minister Mori Masako published a statement responding to a press conference Carlos Ghosn delivered on Wednesday, during which he railed against Nissan and Japan’s justice system. The statement urges Ghosn to “engage in all possible efforts to make his case within Japan’s fair criminal justice proceedings,” and […]
Japan’s minister of justice responds to Carlos Ghosn’s press conference urging the fugitive former Nissan executive to surrender. Read the full statement here.
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Netflix says it doesn’t have a deal with former Nissan CEO Carlos Ghosn

Former Nissan CEO Carlos Ghosn does not have a deal with Netflix, a company spokesperson told Business Insider. French newspaper Le Monde wrote that Ghosn signed an exclusive deal with Netflix a few months ago, and other publications had joked that the disgraced auto executive was at the centre of […]
Netflix says it doesn’t have a deal with former Nissan CEO Carlos Ghosn
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Shifting Gears: An international manhunt, Tesla delivers, and … an egg?

Happy Friday and welcome to the Shifting Gears: Criminal minds edition. Believe it or not, there was news unrelated to the international manhunt for the fugitive former auto executive Carlos Ghosn. But there are also plenty of juicy tidbits from that story, too, if you’re interested. Want to receive this […]
Shifting Gears: An international manhunt, Tesla delivers, and … an egg?