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    1. Fast FT

      April 29, 2016

      Renault investors vote 54% against Ghosn pay

      Renault has suffered a shareholder rebellion over the pay of chief executive Carlos Ghosn as the French state flexes...

    2. March 15, 2016

      Renault and Nissan choose Nicolas Maure to lead Russia’s AvtoVAZ

      Renault and Nissan have named Nicolas Maure as the new boss of AvtoVAZ, Russia’s largest carmaker. The Frenchman — who...

    1. March 7, 2016

      Russian carmaker AvtoVAZ to replace Swedish chief executive

      AvtoVAZ will replace its Swedish chief executive as Russia’s largest carmaker seeks a restructuring amid falling sales...

    2. March 4, 2016

      Renault and Nissan steer closer to gain $5.5bn cost savings

      Renault and Nissan will forge ever-closer links after the two carmakers set out plans to achieve $5.5bn in cost savings...

    3. March 1, 2016

      Renault plans sales push via Formula One

      Owning a Formula One racing team is key to selling cars in emerging markets, according to the head of the...

    4. Fast FT

      February 29, 2016

      Nissan shares jump 12% on share buyback

      Is it the share buyback or the recent announcement of self-parking office chairs that has led to Nissan’s big jump this...

    5. Fast FT

      February 26, 2016

      Nissan aims for Y400bn share buyback

      Nissan, the Japanese car maker that’s grappling with a strong yen, has announced plans to buy as much as Y400bn of its...

    6. Fast FT

      February 23, 2016

      EU 'makes most sense' for UK, says Nissan

      Nissan has waded into the debate on a possible UK exit from the European Union, saying that remaining in the EU “makes...

    7. February 12, 2016

      Ghosn defends Renault in diesel emissions scandal

      Renault’s chief executive has launched a belligerent defence of the French carmaker in the face of investor concerns...

    8. Fast FT

      February 12, 2016

      Renault strikes optimistic note about growth in 2016

      Better than expected results from Renault are driving shares in the world’s fourth largest car maker higher on Friday,...

    9. Fast FT

      February 10, 2016

      Nissan enjoys sales rush in US

      Japan’s Nissan Motor Co enjoyed a bumper run in the US in the nine months to December last year, with cheap petrol, an...

    10. January 12, 2016

      Carmakers accelerate into US luxury sector

      Ford’s Lincoln luxury brand and Honda’s upmarket Acura brand on Tuesday set out plans to grab a bigger slice of the US...

    11. January 8, 2016

      Carmakers: A new direction of travel

      This week the world’s biggest carmaker contemplated a world beyond cars. While most companies facing digital disruption...

    12. December 17, 2015

      Renault-Nissan pact in limbo amid renewed tensions

      After Nissan and its alliance partner Renault last week ended their eight-month feud with the French government through...

    13. December 7, 2015

      Renault and Nissan: crashing the party

      On Friday, Renault’s board is expected to change its cross-shareholdings with Nissan so they might better reflect the...

    14. October 1, 2015

      European carmakers warn Brussels against diesel crackdown

      The European car industry has mounted a strident defence of diesel in the wake of a sprawling scandal at Volkswagen...

    15. October 1, 2015

      European carmakers warn Brussels not to overreact to VW scandal

      The European car industry has mounted a strident defence of diesel in the wake of a sprawling scandal at Volkswagen...

    16. July 30, 2015

      Renault’s margins hit by phasing out of old models

      Renault shares fell sharply on Thursday after the French carmaker’s ageing model line-up took its toll on profitability...

    17. June 26, 2015

      Peugeot joins Formula E as sport revs up to take on F1

      As London prepares to host the last two races of the season for Formula E — the fledgling, all-electric rival to...

    18. June 1, 2015

      How Renault embraced Indian frugality with the $4,700 Kwid

      Carlos Ghosn, chief executive of Renault-Nissan, describes his latest car in near-miraculous terms. “I asked my product...

    19. May 20, 2015

      Renault targets small-car market in India

      Renault has begun a drive to grab 5 per cent of India’s potentially vast car market over the next three years. The...

    20. May 18, 2015

      Ghosn happy to keep Renault-Nissan status quo

      Carlos Ghosn, chief executive of Renault-Nissan, dismissed the need to change the capital structure of the alliance to...

    21. May 13, 2015

      Nissan pledges to ramp up Japan output as profits leap

      Nissan on Wednesday pledged to restore domestic Japanese car production to more than 1m vehicles in 2016-17, in a move...

    22. May 10, 2015

      Activist shareholders lead new French revolution of pay excess

      Three years after the UK’s “shareholder spring” inspired a rash of investor protests against excessive executive pay,...

    23. April 20, 2015

      Carmakers prepare for China deceleration

      Global auto executives will notice a more sombre atmosphere when the largest car show in the world’s most important...

    24. April 7, 2015

      Luxury cars gain fuel-efficiency appeal

      When Johan de Nysschen, president of General Motors’ Cadillac luxury brand, was presenting the CT6, the new flagship...

    25. March 24, 2015

      Renault defies Paris opposition with plan to double Ghosn’s pay

      Renault has proposed to double the pay of chief executive Carlos Ghosn despite opposition by the French state, which...

    26. March 1, 2015

      Monday interview: Andy Palmer, Aston Martin CEO

      Andy Palmer was never going to be the chief executive of Nissan in Japan. He once sat in the court of Carlos Ghosn, the...

    27. February 12, 2015

      European turnround helps Renault

      Shares in Renault jumped to a one-year high as the French carmaker reported the turnround in the European car market...

    28. December 19, 2014

      Renault-Nissan suspends orders for some cars in Russia

      Renault-Nissan has suspended taking orders from customers for some cars sold in Russia amid a deepening of the...

    29. September 17, 2014

      Europe’s business chiefs express concern over independent Scotland

      European business leaders have voiced their concerns over a possible Yes vote in Thursday’s Scottish independence...

    30. September 16, 2014

      Renault-Nissan reaping benefits of Russia ties as rouble weakens

      Renault-Nissan is set to benefit in the long term from the economic troubles in Russia as the weaker rouble undermines...

    31. September 2, 2014

      Aston Martin appoints new chief executive in push to catch rivals

      Aston Martin has named senior Nissan manager Andy Palmer as its new chief executive following a near year-long search,...

    32. July 14, 2014

      Nissan bets on football sponsorship to fuel car sales

      Nissan is throwing in its lot with football, the latest carmaker to devote more of its marketing budget to the game in...

    33. June 26, 2014

      Daimler and Renault-Nissan to extend ties with Mexico JV

      Mercedes will build cars at a Nissan factory in Mexico and give the Japanese carmaker access to its designs and...

    34. May 12, 2014

      Nissan warns of waning yen benefit

      Nissan has become the latest Japanese carmaker to warn of the waning effect of a weaker yen, after the group undershot...

    35. April 20, 2014

      Japan Inc’s governance

      As the sun sets on Japan’s powerful stock market rally, investors might ask what could rekindle the lost energy....

    36. February 24, 2014

      Honda to appoint first woman board member

      Honda is set to appoint its first female board member this year in a sign that Japan’s third-biggest carmaker is...

    37. February 21, 2014

      Nissan to provide Bhutan with electric cars

      Nissan will supply the government of Bhutan with hundreds of its electric Leaf cars in an initiative to raise the...

    38. FT Alphaville

      February 11, 2014

      What is Carlos Ghosn waiting for?

      Because if Sergio Marchionne can bash Chrysler and Fiat together, why else would the man who is paid chief executive...

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