Toyota chief apologises for recalls, vows growth


By Chang-Ran Kim, Asia autos correspondent TOYOTA CITY, Japan, June 24 (Reuters) - Toyota Motor Corp President Akio Toyoda apologised to shareholders for the car maker's recall troubles and promised a fresh start with a growth strategy built on emerging markets and environmental leadership. Chairing the annual shareholders' meeting, Toyoda opened his remarks on Thursday with an apology for what has become the worst quality crisis in Toyota's history involving recalls of more than 10 ...

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