in Tokyo in custody-seated American Nissan Manager Greg Kelly may soon come out on bail. A Japanese court has endorsed the former Confidant of the imprisoned Ex-Board of Directors, the heads of Carlos Ghosn, a corresponding safety performance.

The Deposit amount for Kelly is 70 million Yen (approximately 555.000 euros), according to the district court in Tokyo. The public Prosecutor may appeal against the decision of the court.

The order for release on bail was carried out according to a Video statement by Kelly’s wife. In it, she was “extremely concerned about his health”. Kelly had to according to Reports, prior to his arrest, to undergo an Operation. His wife also stated that her husband was lured to Japan and the victims of a power struggle of Nissan managers.

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Kelly and Ghosn were at 19. November in Tokyo on suspicion of violation of stock exchange requirements. Ghosns income at the Renault Partner Nissan, will for many years be too low given.

in Addition, Ghosn private investment should have shifted the losses to Nissan. Ghosn himself has yet to at least 1. January in pretrial detention.

Since Ghosn has been arrested, moved the Auto Alliance of Renault, Nissan and Mitsubishi. The Manager was for many years the driving force behind the Alliance. Three days after the arrest, Ghosns, the Board of Directors of Nissan had deposed him as chief of the Board. The French auto group Renault’s Ghosn remains, however, for the time being as Chairman and CEO in the company. The operations will in future be controlled but by Thierry Bolloré, who previously served as Deputy Director-General.


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