Major truck manufacturer Isuzu Motors Ltd. announced Wednesday it won’t cancel the contracts for about 550 seasonal workers after all.

The company last month notified some 1,400 contract and temporary workers at two factories, in Fujisawa, Kanagawa Prefecture, and Taihei, Tochigi Prefecture, that their contracts would end the day after Christmas.

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