A court in Tokyo has the custody for the Renault chief Carlos Ghosn in order to ten days up to and including 1. January extended. The extension is based on a new arrest warrant, the Prosecutor’s office only on Friday had issued. He sits in a small cell in a prison in the North of Tokyo.

He and his former right-Hand man Greg Kelly were on 19. November in the Japanese capital due to the suspicion of violation of stock exchange requirements. Between 2011 and 2015, only half of Ghosns income declared.

on Thursday, the district court had refused to extend the remand for Ghosn, a release by the Manager on Deposit seemed likely. On Friday, it was then issued but the new arrest warrant.

This is based on the suspicion that Ghosn could have passed a personal investment loss of $ 16 million on the car manufacturer Nissan. Ghosn had long led the Japanese group.

according to Reports, Ghosn also rejects the new allegation. He argue that it was legal transactions.

The Prosecutor’s office brought an action on 10. December officially charged. You throw Ghosn, he had declared in the years 2010 to 2015, a five billion Yen (about 39 million euros) to low income. In addition, he is said to have enriched themselves personally in the company’s capital of the car manufacturer Nissan.

Nissan and the Japanese car maker Mitsubishi Ghosn as a Chairman of the Board.Renault holds officially to Ghosn as CEO. The business leads provisionally by his Deputy, Thierry Bolloré.