Nissan Motor Co Ltd plans
to boost the number of external board members and set up a
committee to oversee compensation as part of its effort to
improve governance following the arrest of former Chairman
Carlos Ghosn for financial misconduct, a source said.
A senior member of a Northern
Irish political party that props up British Prime Minister
Theresa May said her survival in a vote of confidence on
Wednesday did not change the situation in parliament where her
Brexit plan faces stiff opposition.