With the World Economic Forum now under way in Davos, the town's usual crowds of skiers and snowboarders have been joined by international politicians and influential CEOs. The accessory of choice is no longer ski poles and tinted goggles; it's laptop bags and leather briefcases.
Join us this week for regular updates and insights from the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland. Once again, the forum will be welcoming some of the world's top leaders from business, economics and politics – and we will be your eyes and ears in Switzerland.
The Renault-Nissan Alliance and Russian Technologies State Corporation have created a joint venture which will hold their entire equity interests in AVTOVAZ and serve as a stable, long-term controlling shareholder for Russia's largest car company and the owner of the LADA brand.
Nissan Motor Co., Ltd., and Mitsubishi Fuso Truck and Bus Corporation (MFTBC) today announced the conclusion of a formal contract for reciprocal original equipment manufacturer (OEM) supply of finished light-duty trucks for the Japanese market. This formal contract was concluded based on the strategic partnership between Daimler AG and Renault-Nissan Alliance announced on April 7, 2010.
On October 22, José Manuel Soria, Spanish Minister of Industry, presented Carlos Ghosn, Chairman and CEO of Renault and Nissan, with the Grand-Cross of the Order of Isabella the Catholic, for his contribution to the ties of friendship and cooperation between Spain and the rest of the international community.
Join us on a whistlestop tour of the busy Renault and Nissan stands at Paris Motor Show. Discover why the Alliance is committed to increasing the number of electric vehicles on Europe's roads and why Quick Charging is the key to future growth.
The Paris Motor Show, which runs until 14 October, isn't just a static exhibition. Thanks to the zero emissions produced by electric vehicles, one of the halls of the vast Parc des Expositions has been converted into a test track.
Carlos Ghosn has become the first person in the auto industry, and the fourth person overall, to win a "lifetime achievement award" from the Strategic Management Society, a non-profit group that promotes ethical and strategic business stewardship.