ANNOUNCEMENT 06 Nov 2014

In November 2014, the government of Canada/Province of Ontario announced a change in private-sector financial support.

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 1 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 0 liberalising
Inception date: 06 Nov 2014 | Removal date: open ended

Financial grant

On November 6, 2014 the government of Ontario announced that it will provide a conditional grant of up to $85.7 million to enhance workers' skills for a Honda project in Alliston. Honda will invest about $857 million over three years in leading-edge technologies for vehicle assembly and engine manufacturing, as well as worker training and research and development partnerships with Ontario universities and colleges. This project will make Honda's Alliston operation a teaching plant for all other Honda facilities worldwide.

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