Flint, Jerry
September 2006
Forbes Asia;9/4/2006, Vol. 2 Issue 14, p81
Question & Answer
The article presents questions and answers related to the combined operations of General Motors and Nissan. A reader asks about the ability of the present General Motors managers to save the company. Another inquires about the recovery of General Motors from the implications of high fuel prices. A person asks about the credit being received by Carlos Ghosn who heads Renault and Nissan for saving the Japanese company.


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