BUSINESS – Suzuki announce second car plant

Japanese carmaker Suzuki plans to open a second car plant in Burma, Agence France-Presse reports, which will produce around 10,000 cars a year. Suzuki already owns the country’s only existing car factory. The site for the plant has reportedly already been secured at the Thilawa Special Economic Zone, with construction due to begin later this year, and production set to commence in 2017.