Leo Lewis

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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(...)

The decision - revealed in a letter from Jean-Dominique Senard, Renault’s chairman, to Hiroto Saikawa, chief executive of Nissan, on Saturday - marks an abrupt reversal of policy, and threatens to destroy months of work by Nissan

Renault has told Nissan it will block the Japanese company’s plan to overhaul its troubled corporate governance, further inflaming the fraught relatio(...)

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(...)

A trader working on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange on December 26th. Photograph: REUTERS/Jeenah Moon

Wall Street was marked by volatile trading on Wednesday as investors returned following a turbulent run-up to Christmas that had helped wipe more than(...)