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The cabin of a new Bombardier C-Series CS100 airplane. Photograph: EPA/Alexandra Wey

As the Covid-19 pandemic ripped across the global economy, devastating the civil aerospace industry, the chief executive of Mitsubishi Heavy Industrie(...)

A WeWork logo is seen outside its offices in San Francisco. Photograph: REUTERS/Kate Munsch/File Photo

WeWork is on track to have positive cash flow in 2021, a year ahead of schedule, after it cut its workforce by more than 8,000 people, renegotiated le(...)

Toyota, Renault, Hyundai, Volkswagen and Volvo are among those that have opened or are preparing to restart production at sites closed last month

Several of the world’s top carmakers are reopening plants in Europe after a month-long shutdown following the coronavirus outbreak. Toyota, Renault, (...)

A showroom at the headquarters of Nissan in Yokohama. Photograph: Noriko Hayashi/The New York Times

Nissan has named Makoto Uchida, the head of its China operations, as the company’s new chief executive, according to people with knowledge of the deci(...)

Customers wait in line to use an automated teller machine (ATM) at a Japan Post Co branch in Hachioji. Photograph: Yuriko Nakao/Bloomberg via Getty Images

In early July, the 61-year-old chief executive of 7pay appeared on TV to apologise after the launch of one of Japan’s most hotly-anticipated mobile pa(...)

Member of staff at Huawei’s flagship store in Bangkok, Thailand: firm has avoided   worst-case scenario. Photograph: Soe Zeya Tun

Panasonic said it was halting shipments of some components to Huawei that would fall under the proposed US export restrictions, in the latest setback (...)

Construction on the Tesla Motors ‘Gigafactory’  in the Nevada desert in March 2015. Photograph: David Calvert/For The Washington Post via Getty Images

Tesla has stepped back from plans to jointly invest with Panasonic to expand battery production lines at its factory in Nevada as uncertainty hangs ov(...)