Cameron to announce Nissan jobs boost

Japanese car giant Nissan is to build a new hatchback at its UK plant, creating more than 1,000 jobs at the site and at component companies, David Cameron will announce during a visit to the company's headquarters in Yokohama, Japan.

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Nissan is to build a new hatchback at its UK plant Credit: Reuters

The new medium-sized model will be built in Sunderland in 2014, sparking an additional 225 jobs at the factory and 900 at component companies supplying Nissan.

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