Japanese automaker blames declining sales for the layoffs.
The food giant launched an internal investigation in 2014 after reports tied brutal and unregulated working conditions to its brands.
Annual trade in the 201 products covered by the deal is valued at over $1.3 trillion.
Overfishing and illegal, undocumented trawlers have ravaged marine ecosystems.
Southeast Asia’s second-largest economy is likely to grow 3% this year instead of 3.8-4.3% predicted in August.
Looking to expand share of global market, which is expected to grow 7.5% annually.
Plant is expected to employ more than 500 people when it goes online in early 2016
New facility will add 150,000 units to automaker’s existing capacity in south Asian country.
Top automaker proves it’s recovering from natural disasters, quality problems.
More vehicles sold in key regions except Europe.
Japanese automaker has recovered from disasters, but the global economy is highly uncertain.
Mexico by contrast gets $3B worth in last six months
Honda says there’s been an improvement in the overall parts supply shortage due to flooding in Thailand.
Thai flooding revived predictions that foreign businesses might flee Thailand, which has endured crisis after crisis – manmade and natural – in the past decade.
Honda’s assembly plants in Canada will be part of a dramatic international slowdown by the Japanese automaker, which is suffering from a parts shortage due to flooding in Thailand.