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Nippon Steel braces for weaker prices amid fears over China slowdown

1 hour ago   |   Reuters

Japan's top steelmaker Nippon Steel & Sumitomo Metal Corp is bracing for a weaker steel market in Asia because the escalating Sino-U.S. trade war may crimp steel demand in top...
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75 years ago, US Marines waded into 'the toughest battle in Marine Corps history' - here are 25 photos of the brutal fight for Tarawa

75 years ago, US Marines waded into 'the toughest battle in Marine Corps history' - here are 25 photos of the brutal fight for Tarawa

3 hours ago   |   Business Insider

By the fall of 1943, Japanese forces had been ejected from Alaska's Aleutian Islands in the North Pacific, and the Solomon Islands in the South Pacific were on the verge of...
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France urges Renault to replace Ghosn, Nissan alliance faces strain

4 hours ago   |   Reuters   |   2 articles

France urged Renault on Tuesday to replace CEO Carlos Ghosn after his arrest in Japan on financial misconduct allegations, which sources said formed part of an investigation...
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EU approves Takeda buying Shire, on divestment condition

4 hours ago   |   Reuters

The European Commission said on Tuesday that it approved the $62-billion takeover of London's Shire plc by Takeda Pharmaceutical of Japan, subject to the divestment of a Shire...
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Stock Fall, Asylum Ban Ban, AI Exports: CEO Daily for November 20, 2018

5 hours ago   |   Fortune

Good morning. When I interviewed Carlos Ghosn in 2012 , he professed great appreciation for the Japanese. "I have a lot of love and respect for the country, and I have the...
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France moves to oust Ghosn from Renault, defends alliance

5 hours ago   |   Reuters   |   2 articles

France moved on Tuesday to oust Carlos Ghosn from the helm of Renault a day after his arrest in Japan on financial misconduct allegations, but sought to defend the carmaker's...
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Lebanese foreign ministry: will stand by Carlos Ghosn

6 hours ago   |   Reuters

Lebanon's foreign ministry said on Tuesday it would stand by Nissan and Renault boss Carlos Ghosn, who is of Lebanese descent and holds Lebanese citizenship, a day after his...
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Japan's Mitsubishi CEO says tough to manage car alliance without Ghosn

6 hours ago   |   Reuters   |   2 articles

The Renault, Nissan and Mitsubishi car alliance may be hard to manage without the unifying figure of chairman Carlos Ghosn, who is police custody in Japan facing financial...
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Arrest of Nissan's Ghosn in financial probe stuns Japan

7 hours ago   |   Miami Herald

Japanese prosecutors were considering Tuesday whether to file formal charges against Nissan Motor Co.'s chairman Carlos Ghosn amid a probe into allegations he misused company...
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Japan's Mitsubishi CEO says tough to manage automotive alliance without Ghosn

7 hours ago   |   Reuters   |   2 articles

The alliance of carmakers Renault, Nissan and Mitsubishi will be difficult to manage without chairman Carlos Ghosn, who is facing financial misconduct allegations in Japan...
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