A Japanese courtroom on Sunday prolonged for 10 days the detention of ousted Nissan chairman Carlos Ghosn, who’s dealing with new allegations of creating the automobile maker shoulder $16.6 million in private funding losses.
The extension introduced by the Tokyo District Courtroom means Ghosn will stay in Tokyo’s important detention middle, the place he has been confined since his arrest final month on preliminary allegations of monetary misconduct. Ghosn was re-arrested on Friday primarily based on suspicions that round October 2008 he shifted private trades to Nissan to make it accountable for 1.85 billion yen ($16.6 million) in appraisal losses, prosecutors mentioned.
They mentioned the transfer inflicted injury on Nissan by having it deposit a complete of $14.7 million on 4 events between June 2009 and March 2012 right into a associated checking account. (Reporting by Daniel Leussink; enhancing by Darren Schuettler)