Suzuki Motor resumes manufacturing operations at Gujarat plant; says will adhere to govt regulations, norms
Suzuki Motor had suspended production at the Hansalpur (Gujarat) plant on 23 March to check the spread of COVID-19.
Honda management puts pay hike of about 1,900 employees on hold citing dip in revenue, slow demand for two-wheelers
Last month, Honda had said it had commenced operations at its Manesar plant with permanent employees joining the work though the sacked contractual employees continued with their protest at the site.
Honda resumes work at Manesar plant with permanent staff; sacked contractual workers continue with protest
Honda Motorcycle had suspended operations at the plant from the first week of November as workers protested for over a week against the retrenchment of their 200 contractual colleagues.
Honda suspends production at Manesar plant indefinitely; contract workers continue strike seeking compensation for sacked employees
The contract workers are on protest at Honda's Manesar plant from 5 November after the company sacked about 650 contract workers over a period of 10 days.
Auto sector job crisis: Honda lays off 700 contract workers at Manesar plant amid demand slump, production cuts
A few workers who lost the job at HMSI had been working with the two-wheeler manufacture for the past about 10 years.
On 26 July, Maruti Suzuki had reported 31.67% decline in consolidated net profit at Rs 1,376.8 crore for the first quarter ended 30 June, on account of lower sales volume and higher depreciation expenses.
The Baleno has a waiting period of 18-19 weeks and the compact SUV Brezza nearly 20 weeks
The violence was triggered on the carmaker's premises after a supervisor allegedly abused and slapped a worker
We are making all possible efforts to de-bottleneck the lines and enhance production, says R S Kalsi, Executive Director, Sales & Marketing, Maruti Suzuki
The company had advanced the maintenance closure by three weeks to June 6-11, following a fire at the Manesar facilities of its supplier, Subros Ltd, on 29 May
The fire on Sunday at the Manesar facilities of Subros Ltd, which provides airconditioning compressors to Maruti Suzuki, has led to disruption of supplies
various unions in Maruti are engaged in talks with the management
Maruti Suzuki India, the country's largest car maker, today announced its second plant at Manesar in Haryana has crossed the 25 lakh cumulative production milestone this month.
Maruti Suzuki workers today demanded immediate bail for their 147 colleagues who are in jail in connection with the alleged murder of one person during last year's violence in the car manufacturer's Manesar plant.
According to reports, Maruti Suzuki has threatened to shut its key Manesar plant in Haryana over prospect of paying additional compensation worth Rs 500 crore for over 600 acres of land where its plant is currently located.
The one day shut-down of the two plants on Friday is to adjust production to market demand, a company spokesperson said, adding that the plants will also remain closed on June 8 for a scheduled holiday, the spokesperson added.
Maruti's retail sales are up but lower dispatches to retailers indicate that the car company may in for rougher times ahead.
The agency reports quoted Suzuki as saying that Haryana Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda has promised full support to the company. <br /><br />
The company had said it was exploring the best safety measures in terms of equipment, personnel and on-ground training for its employees.