Maruti Udyog

  • Maruti production plants at Gurgaon, Manesar shut for a day today June 7, 2013

    New Delhi: Falling sales have forced the country's largest car maker Maruti Udyog to announce a oneday shutdown on Friday of its production facilities in Manesar and Gurgaon. This is the first time Maruti has shut down its diesel car production at Manesar. The company said that it needs to...
  • Maruti to shut 2 production plants for a day as diesel car sales dip June 6, 2013

    New Delhi: Falling car sales have forced Maruti Udyog to shut down its Gurgaon and Manesar plants for a day on June 7. Maruti will shut down production at the two plants as demand for diesel cars falls, said sources. This is the first time Maruti will shut down its diesel...
  • IAC protesters were mostly sacked Maruti workers: Haryana minister October 22, 2012

    Chandigarh: Haryana Parliamentary Affairs Minister Randeep Surjewala on Monday claimed that the India Against Corruption (IAC) workers who protested outside the Delhi residence of Lok Sabha MP Deepender Hooda were "mostly workers dismissed by Maruti Udyog" following the recent violence at Manesar. "The action of the protesters breaking police barriers and...
  • Maruti Suzuki sales down 53 pc in October November 1, 2011

    New Delhi: The country's largest carmaker Maruti Suzuki India on Tuesday reported a 53.25 per cent fall in sales in October to 55,595 units due to labour unrest at its Manesar plant, which severely affected production. The company had sold 1,18,908 units in the same month last year, Maruti Suzuki India...
  • Talks between Maruti, workers break down September 19, 2011

    New Delhi: Talks between Maruti Suzuki management and workers at the Manesar plant broke down on yet again on Sunday. The talks were being brokered by the Haryana government after three workers were detained. The standoff began three weeks ago after workers refused to to sign a 'good conduct' bond...
  • Maruti to hike car prices in a few weeks April 25, 2008

    New Delhi: Pressured by rising input costs, especially that of steel, country's largest carmaker Maruti Suzuki on Thursday said it will hike the prices of products in the next few weeks. "Pressure is coming from steel companies which are asking for a 40 per cent increase in steel prices," Maruti Suzuki...
  • Buy your Marutis now or pay 12K more later December 7, 2007

    New Delhi: Maruti Suzuki India Ltd, the country's biggest carmaker, will increase prices of its cars across all models by up to Rs 12,000 from next month to offset the rise in input costs and freight charges. According to dealer sources, the company has cited higher costs of raw materials such...
  • Man gets Rs 10,000 for car breakdown April 1, 2007

    New Delhi: After the car engine became defunct and had to be replaced within days of its servicing, the car owner gets some relief as the State Consumer Commission has directed Maruti Udyog Ltd (MUL) and a dealer to pay Rs 10,000 as compensation to the man. Dismissing appeals filed by...
  • Maruti hikes prices of all models June 15, 2007

    New Delhi: Car manufacturer Maruti Udyog Ltd on Thursday increased the price of all its models by up to Rs 1,017. Depending on the model, Swift will become costlier by Rs 656 to Rs 818. The base model of Swift will now cost Rs 4,68,657 compared to Rs 4,68,000 (exshowroom Delhi)...
  • Govt decides to exit from Maruti December 21, 2006

    New Delhi: The Cabinet on Thursday approved the sell of residual 10.27 per cent stake held by the Govt in Maruti Udyog Ltd. In the second such exercise this year, the Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs gave the goahead to the sale of Govt's remaining 2,96,79,689 shares (as on September 31,...