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Renault, Nissan prepare to turn page as heat rises on Ghosn
French and Japanese officials scrambled Tuesday to reassure investors about the stability of the Nissan-Renault-Mitsubishi alliance, after fresh claims emerged following the arrest of auto industry titan...
(Tue, 20 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0000)

Interpol again rejects Kosovo's membership bid
Interpol's general assembly rejected Kosovo's bid for membership on Tuesday, a decision assailed by Pristina as the result of a "fierce campaign" led by its historic rival Serbia.It was the third time...
(Tue, 20 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0000)

European court urges Turkey to free pro-Kurdish leader
Europe's top rights court on Tuesday called on Turkey to release pro-Kurdish leader Selahattin Demirtas, who has been held for two years on terror charges -- a call immediately rejected by Turkish President...
(Tue, 20 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0000)

Malaysia's Najib questioned over French submarine deal
Fallen Malaysian leader Najib Razak is being questioned over the purchase of two French-made submarines, an official told AFP Tuesday, the latest probe to engulf the former prime minister since his government's...
(Tue, 20 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0000)

No proof of fraud by Ghosn in France, says govt
The French government said Tuesday it had found no evidence that auto boss Carlos Ghosn, who heads the Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi alliance, had cheated on his taxes in France.Economy Minister Bruno Le...
(Tue, 20 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0000)

French fuel depots targeted as 'yellow vest' protests persist
Protesters angry over high fuel prices were expected to block access to French fuel depots and stop traffic on major roads for a fourth day Tuesday, incensed by the government's refusal to scrap anti-pollution...
(Tue, 20 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0000)

Societe Generale fined $1.3 bn for US sanctions violations
US officials fined Societe Generale $1.3 billion after charging the French bank with violating US sanctions on Cuba, Iran and other countries in a criminal settlement unveiled Monday.The financial penalty...
(Mon, 19 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0000)

EU to consider sanctions on Iran for failed attack plots
EU foreign ministers on Monday agreed to examine possible sanctions against Iran over two foiled attacks in Europe blamed on Iranian intelligence, as demands grow for tough action against Tehran.France...
(Mon, 19 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0000)

Carlos Ghosn, the auto world's 'cost killer'
Brazilian-born Carlos Ghosn, who is facing a pay scandal in Japan, has long stood out among the world's auto executives as a hard-nosed workaholic willing to take drastic measures to get companies back...
(Mon, 19 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0000)

France 'extremely vigilant' on Renault after Ghosn arrest: Macron
French President Emmanuel Macron on Monday said France would be extremely vigilant about the fate of Renault and its alliance with Nissan after the arrest of the French auto group's boss Carlos Ghosn...
(Mon, 19 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0000)