LAHORE - At least 30 per cent textile industry in Punjab has been closed down, as the cost of doing business in the textile sector has skyrocketed and the burden of incidental taxes, provincial cess, system inefficiencies and the punitive withholding tax ....... Read More
July 07, 2015 456 Likes
Despite a major drop in the Russian business that is integral to Turkey's textile industry, the sector is hopeful that it will make up for its losses in the coming season, according to statements from industry leaders.
“In the past year and a h ....... Read More
July 07, 2015 423 Likes
India can beat China and Bangladesh in value-added garment exports, according to a top official of Li & Fung, which designs customised supply chain solutions for the world’s most successful retailers and brands.
“In the current situation, ....... Read More
July 07, 2015 452 Likes
Two more farmers committed suicide in the State.
Paramanna Madivalappa Tilagul (48) of Mudanur village of Yadgir district consumed pesticide on Friday. On noticing the incident, neighbours took him to the government hospital at Kembhavi, where ....... Read More
July 05, 2015 427 Likes
JP NAGAR: An exhibition of handlooms and handicrafts from rural India is being organised at Shilpa Kala Mantapa in JP Nagar till June 12.
Organised by Krishna Khadi Gramodyog Sansthan, the exhibition will have on offer a variety of sarees, furn ....... Read More
July 05, 2015 501 Likes
SURAT: Next time you open a box containing an exquisite sari from Surat, think of juveniles. It is in the country's largest man-made fabric (MMF) wholesale market here, these juvenile labourers work tirelessly folding and packing saris in printed boxes. F ....... Read More
July 05, 2015 428 Likes
Union Minister of State for Textiles (Independent Charge) Santosh Gangwar Sunday joined the dharna of BJP MPs against the Samajwadi Party government, alleging that it is creating hurdles in implementation of projects of his ministry, too.
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July 05, 2015 444 Likes
VADODARA: The fate of 120 students, who had opted for two new programmes started by MS University's Faculty of Technology and Engineering (FTE) from this academic year, is hanging in balance.
Taking objections to the fees proposed by the FTE am ....... Read More
July 05, 2015 435 Likes
To encourage farmers adopt progressive farming practices without fear of crop damage due to natural disasters, pests and diseases, as many as 14 crops have been notified for insurance coverage in the district for the current kharif season.
Offi ....... Read More
July 04, 2015 435 Likes
Hyderabad, July 3:
Taking on the problem of plastic bags and the adverse impact on flora and fauna, Polar Bear International is seeking to promote biodegradable fabric products, such as cotton bags, including those which can serve perishable ....... Read More
July 04, 2015 457 Likes