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Prosecutors indict Nissan, Ghosn, reports say as focus on CEO role

TOKYO (Reuters) – Tokyo prosecutors indicted Nissan Motor (7201.T) along with its ousted Chairman Carlos Ghosn, domestic media reported on Monday, shifting the focus of the financial misconduct scandal to the Japanese automaker and its CEO’s responsibility. FILE PHOTO: Carlos Ghosn, chairman and CEO of the Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi Alliance, attends the Tomorrow In Motion event on the eve of press day ...

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Prosecutors set to indict Ghosn and Nissan as CEO’s role in focus: sources

TOKYO (Reuters) – Tokyo prosecutors are due to indict ousted Nissan Motor (7201.T) Chairman Carlos Ghosn as well as the automaker itself on Monday, sources said, intensifying scrutiny of CEO Hiroto Saikawa’s role in the financial misconduct scandal. FILE PHOTO: Carlos Ghosn, chairman and CEO of the Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi Alliance, attends the Tomorrow In Motion event on the eve of press ...

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World’s biggest oil traders paid bribes in Brazil scandal -prosecutors

RIO DE JANEIRO/SAO PAULO (Reuters) – Leading global oil traders Vitol [VITOLV.UL], Trafigura [TRAFGF.UL] and Glencore paid more than $30 million in bribes to employees at state-owned Brazilian company Petrobras in a scheme that may still be going on, prosecutors said on Wednesday. Brazil’s state-run Petrobras oil company headquarters is pictured in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil December 5, 2018. REUTERS/Sergio ...

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Glencore, Trafigura, Vitol bribed Petrobras staff-Brazil prosecutors

RIO de Janeiro (Reuters) – Brazil prosecutors alleged on Wednesday that trading giants Vitol, Trafigura and Glencore paid over $30 million in bribes to employees at state-owned oil company Petroleo Brasileiro SA in return for business. The logo of Brazil’s state-run oil company Petrobras is pictured in the company headquarters in Sao Paulo, Brazil February 20, 2018. REUTERS/Paulo Whitaker The ...

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Japanese prosecutors to arrest Ghosn on fresh claim, prolonging custody: Sankei

FILE PHOTO – Carlos Ghosn, chairman and CEO of the Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi Alliance, attends the Tomorrow In Motion event on the eve of press day at the Paris Auto Show, in Paris, France, October 1, 2018. Picture taken October 1, 2018. REUTERS/Regis Duvignau TOKYO (Reuters) – Tokyo prosecutors plan to arrest Carlos Ghosn on a fresh claim of understating his income, ...

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Prosecutors search Opel offices in Germany in diesel probe

FRANKFURT (Reuters) – German prosecutors were searching German sites of carmaker Opel, a division of PSA Group (PEUP.PA), in Ruesselsheim and Kaiserslautern on Monday as part of a probe into diesel exhaust emissions. FILE PHOTO: An Opel logo is pictured in Ruesselsheim, Germany July 4, 2018. REUTERS/Ralph Orlowski/File Photo “Opel confirms that the public prosecutor’s office of Frankfurt is conducting ...

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Korean Air chief indicted on embezzlement, other charges: prosecutors

SEOUL (Reuters) – Korean Air Lines Co Ltd (003490.KS) Chairman Cho Yang-ho was indicted on Monday on charges including embezzlement and breach of trust, South Korean prosecutors said, adding to a string of woes at the country’s biggest airline group. FILE PHOTO: Korean Air Lines Chairman Cho Yang-ho arrives at a court in Seoul, South Korea, July 5, 2018. REUTERS/Kim ...

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Chilean prosecutors say Church abuse investigations triple

(Reuters) – The number of cases of abuse in Chile’s Roman Catholic Church under investigation by prosecutors has more than tripled to 119 in the past month, the national prosecuting authority said on Friday. Among the 167 people under investigation are seven bishops and 96 priests, accused of unspecified abuses of 178 alleged victims, including 79 minors, the authority said. ...

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