From snowy Davos to Asia, Toshiyuki Shiga, the Vice Chairman of Nissan Motor Co., Ltd., comments on the progress made to increase the number of women in Japan's workforce and how businesses can work with the government to reinvigorate the Japanese economy.
From Davos, Marie-Françoise Damesin, executive vice president of both the Renault-Nissan Alliance and Renault Human Resources, highlights three reasons why women are essential to the automotive industry.
What is the value of Davos for the Renault-Nissan Alliance? What impact could the rise of car sharing services have on how consumers purchase cars? What are some of the challenges automakers will face with autonomous and connected vehicles?
Want to know more about Renault-Nissan Alliance CEO and Chairman Carlos Ghosn's plans for the BRICs, the effect of declining oil prices on EV sales, or what he's enjoyed most during his tenure as chairman of the World Economic Forum's Automotive Steering Committee?
Last month, the Renault-Nissan Alliance sold its 200,000th zero-emission car. The Nissan LEAF, which we launched four years ago, is by far the top-selling electric vehicle worldwide. Sales are up 20 percent this year.