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The future is such very weird place. On one hand we are able to send SUV sized rovers to Mars and land on asteroids, on the other hand our world leaders have massive disagreements on twitter.
 
 
   
Cod Satrusayang
ANN Managing Editor
 
 
  Nissan’s Ghosn arrested over financial law violation  
 
     
 
  Nissan Motor Co. Chairman Carlos Ghosn was arrested by the special investigation squad of the Tokyo Public Prosecutors Office on Monday on suspicion of violating the Financial Instruments and Exchange Law, investigative sources said. According to the sources, Ghosn allegedly understated his remuneration in the company’s securities report.

Nissan confirmed that the chairman had understated his remuneration in its securities report and will propose his dismissal at a board meeting. After French automaker Renault invested in Nissan, Brazilian-born Ghosn joined the company as its chief operating officer in June 1999 with the mission of rehabilitating the financially troubled Japanese automaker. Nicknamed “Cost Cutter,” Ghosn led Nissan to a swift recovery with a three-year survival plan, and the automaker posted record-high profits for the business year ending March 2003.
 
 
 
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Samsung CEO seeks breakthrough with Galaxy 10, foldable phone
 
   
 
Koh Dong-jin, CEO of Samsung Electronics’ smartphone business, is making all-out efforts to seek a breakthrough in the company with the introduction of the 10th edition of the Galaxy and the world’s first commercial foldable smartphone.
 
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Graft investigators reopen case involving Najib
 
   
 
Graft investigators are relooking into the controversial purchase of French Scorpene submarines that Malaysia bought when Najib Razak was defence minister.
 
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Khan fires back after Trump's tweets
 
   
 
What started with United States President Donald Trump’s tirade against Pakistan on Sunday night culminated into a heated exchange between him and Prime Minister Imran Khan on Twitter on Monday.
 
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Belt and Road Initiative: Debt trap or hope?
 
   
 
Asia News Network commentators weigh the pros and cons of working with China on its Belt and Road Initiative.
 
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