The Ministry has commented on the arrest of the head of Renault-Nissan

© RIA Novosti / Vladimir Pescaprae in Photobacterium, CEO of the Renault-Nissan Alliance Carlos Ghosn. Archival photoThe Ministry has commented on the arrest of the head of Renault-Nissan© RIA Novosti / Vladimir Pescaprae the image Bank

The arrest of the head of the Alliance Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi Carlos Ghosn will not affect the operation of these brands in Russia, including their investment plans, said the Deputy head of the Ministry of industry and trade of the Russian Federation Alexander Morozov on the «Transport week».

The Department of special investigations of the Tokyo prosecutors arrested the Rut on suspicion of violations of financial laws of the country. Gon suspected that from 2010 to 2015 hid almost half the amount of their income — about five billion yen (44 million dollars).

«The decisions taken by such a big company like Renault-Nissan Alliance, will be accepted for a specific procedure and never depend on any one person. In making this decision (to study the possibility of concluding Spica — ed.) was attended and a separate Renault and Nissan separately, and Mitsubishi separately, and the combined company. The situation that occurred with the management of the company, does not affect the system solution adopted by the Alliance,» — said Morozov.

«In fact, this (the arrest of Gong — ed.) does not change anything. They (the companies included in the Alliance — ed.), organization of work, their investment decisions have been taken — they do not change. And that will be taken will be taken again by the procedure», — said the Deputy head of the Ministry of industry and trade of the Russian Federation, adding that the Agency was made aware of the situation.

Previously, the parties were informed about the plans of the Alliance Renault-Nissan and AVTOVAZ to sign with the Russian government special investment contract (SPIC). In particular, the head of «AVTOVAZ» IV Karakatsanis talked about plans to sign by mid-2019. Speke is an agreement between the investor and the Russian Federation (or its subject), which records the obligation of the investor (to master the production of industrial products within the scheduled time) and of the Russian Federation or its subject (to guarantee the stability of tax and regulatory conditions and to provide incentives and support).

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