Home > Renault cancels Ghosn pension as France seeks to curb 'golden handshakes'

Renault cancels Ghosn pension as France seeks to curb 'golden handshakes'


France looks to rein in exorbitant "golden handshakes" for retiring executives as Renault cancels embattled ex-CEO Carlos Ghosn's pension. Also today: businesses are alarmed at Donald Trump's threat to close the US-Mexico border, and clothing company Patagonia seeks to "divest" from its association with finance bros.

Added on the 04/04/2019 11:34:23 - Copyright : France 24 EN

To customise your video :

Or Create an account

More videos on the subject

  • Macron: France To Be Vigilant Over Ghosn's Rights

    Reuters reports President Emmanuel Macron said on Wednesday France would remain vigilant that Carlos Ghosn’s presumption of innocence and the former Renault-Nissan leaders’ rights to defend himself in a Japanese lawcase are respected. Macron said: “We will be vigilant, just like with all our citizens across the world who have to answer to the law, through consular activity, so that the defendant’s rights and presumption of innocence are respected in that case."

    26/06/2019 - Wochit
  • France Seeks to Fend Off Blame For FCA-Renault Deal Collapse

    According to Reuters, France was battling to defend its business strategy on Thursday after being blamed for damaging a $35 billion-plus merger between carmakers Fiat Chrysler and Renault. Shares in FCA and Renault fell sharply in early trade after FCA pulled out of talks, saying “the political conditions in France do not currently exist for such a combination to proceed successfully.

    06/06/2019 - Wochit
  • Carlos Ghosn accuse Nissan et certains dirigeants

    Carlos Ghosn publie une vidéo, réalisée juste avant son arrestation dans laquelle il accuse et nomme des dirigeants de Nissan comme responsable d'une trahison et d'un complot contre lui.

    09/04/2019 - PRMEDIA
  • Ghosn Reiterates Innocence, Calls For France's Help

    Reuters reports Carlos Ghosn called on the French government to defend him and reiterated that he was innocent in an interview aired on Thursday. Japanese prosecutors arrested the ousted Nissan Motor Co boss again on Thursday on suspicion of trying to enrich himself at the automaker’s expense. Ghosn said: “I am keeping up my combat, I am innocent. It’s hard, I have to admit it, and I call on the French government to defend me, and to defend my rights as a citizen."

    04/04/2019 - Wochit
  • Tokyo: Scene outside prosecutors office after Ghosn rearrested

    Journalists wait outside the prosecutors office in Tokyo after former Nissan chief Carlos Ghosn is rearrested early Thursday while out on bail. IMAGES

    04/04/2019 - AFPTV - First images
  • Faut-il renforcer la taxe Gafa ? Mounir Mahjoubi : "Pourquoi pas"

    @PascaledeLaTour : "Envisagez-vous de déposer un amendement pour renforcer l'efficacité de la taxe ?". @mounir : "Pourquoi pas mais on a voté une taxe qui va permettre de rapporter entre 400 et 600 millions, c'est déjà la moitié du chemin". #LaMatinaleLCI @LCI #La26.

    25/09/2019 - LCI