Renault SA - the best personalized free web-based Email en en Renault SA Nissan annual profit rises on strong US, China, Europe sales TOKYO (AP) — Japanese automaker Nissan Motor Co.'s profit rose by 27 percent in the fiscal year that ended in March to 663.5 billion yen ($5.8 billion), as strong sales in the U.S., China and Europe and the sale of its stake in a parts maker offset damage from the strong yen, the company said Thursday. But Nissan is forecasting a 19 percent drop in profit... Thu, 11 May 2017 14:56:00 GMT 2017-05-11T14:56:00Z Ghosn steps aside as Nissan CEO, to focus on larger alliance TOKYO (AP) — Carlos Ghosn, who leads the Nissan-Renault-Mitsubishi alliance, is handing over the helm at Nissan to Hiroto Saikawa, a veteran Japanese executive at Nissan, but Ghosn is staying on as chairman. Saikawa will become chief executive at Nissan Motor Co., based in Yokohama, effective April 1, and up for shareholders' approval in June, the company... Thu, 23 Feb 2017 14:37:00 GMT 2017-02-23T14:37:00Z Asian shares dip as Fed minutes show rate hike expected soon HONG KONG (AP) — Asian shares slipped Thursday after the latest Fed minutes raised the possibility that a U.S. rate hike could come sooner than expected. KEEPING SCORE: Japan's benchmark Nikkei 225 lost 0.3 percent to 19,315.11 and South Korea's Kospi was flat at 2,106.22. Hong Kong's Hang Seng shed 0.3 percent to 24,117.18 and the Shanghai Composite index in mainland China ... Thu, 23 Feb 2017 06:06:00 GMT 2017-02-23T06:06:00Z Strong global sales drive Nissan quarterly profit higher TOKYO (AP) — Nissan reported Thursday that its October-December profit rose 3.5 percent from last year as vehicle sales climbed in all major markets. Nissan Motor Co., based in the Japanese port city of Yokohama, reported a fiscal third quarter profit of 131.7 billion yen ($1.2 billion), up from 127.2 billion yen the same period a year ago. ... Thu, 09 Feb 2017 08:45:00 GMT 2017-02-09T08:45:00Z