Highlights 

  Employment Insurance System

  FAQ on Industry 4.0

  The 2018 Budget Speech (27/10/2017)

  Incentives To Boost Productivity 2015/2016

  Comparison of Income Tax

  GAP Worldwide Suppliers List

  Requirements For The Rehiring Programme For Illegal Workers

  BESTINET Presentation on FWCMS

Weekly News 33/19 (17/8/2019)      

   Trade war causes slump in Giordano sales
   H&M x Toca Life kidswear capsule goes on sale!
   Versace apologises after T-shirt draws Chinese wrath
   Some Vietnamese garment units sees decline in orders

   Indonesia raising volume of garment-textile exports to US
  
US delays 10% tariff on some clothing imports from China
   3 million garment workers may struggle if tariff-free status is withdrawn, says GMAC
   Readymade garments from China coming in duty-free through Bangladesh: Apparel industrialists

Weekly News 32/19 (10/8/2019)   

   RMG sector earns big from export to India!
   Trump to impose 10% tariff on $300 billion of Chinese Goods
   Puma sales rise in first 6 months! New stores unveiled in China
  
Labour-related issues! Challenges ahead for Vietnam’s textile sector
   Bangladesh and Vietnam jointly gain 2nd largest apparel exporter position
   Vietnam hasn’t gained much from US-China trade war, says VITAS Chairman

   Nike announces its acquisition of Celect aiming to better predict shopping behaviour
   Giordano reports decline in profits for second consecutive quarter owing to US-China trade war

Weekly News 31/19 (3/8/2019)

   Nike looks at selling Hurley!
   Green Button! Germany’s new textile standard
   Nike signs New Orleans basketball star Zion Williamson!
   Columbia Sportswear net sales up 9% to $526.2 mn in Q2
   Quantities of apparel import by European Union pick up in May
   Receiving less order worries Vietnamese garment manufacturers

   Raw silk production witnesses a 10.52% rise in India: Smriti Irani
   Australia partnering ILO to improve working condition of Bangladesh garment industry

Weekly News 30/19 (27/7/2019)   

   MOHA: Back for Good Programme    Flow Chart
   Intertextile Shanghai Apparel Fabrics  25-27 Sept 2019

   Apparel firms in Vietnam sign labour pact with employees
   Bangladesh-made garment price drops 1.61% in last 4 years

   PONEY ventures into technology and functional fabric with NANOTEXTILE
   More RMG companies go ‘cashless’; workers’ salary in mobile wallet now
   Zara’s active vendor base in India falls by 7% but workforce increases by 26%

   Fourth plant in Vietnam! Japan-based apparel maker continues investing in Vietnam
   Incubation centre promotes large scale production of eco-friendly banana-silk clothing

Weekly News 27,28/19 (13/7/2019)     

   KappAhl’s sales see a decrease of 3.3% in Q3
   Armenia's garment production up 33.7% in Jan-April
   Bangladesh & Vietnam gaining from US-China trade war
   China is CERTAINLY tumbling in apparel exports to USA!
   Zara’s profit in India dips 13.43% to Rs. 71.49 crore for FY19

   Uniqlo plans “unlimited” investment in India; new stores in the pipeline
   Pakistan targets value-added textile exports to $30 billion over the next five years

   Nike hops onto the bandwagon of Climate Change by signing UN Fashion Charter

Weekly News 26/19 (29/6/2019)  

   Global Athleisure Market to grow by 2019-2023
   China's apparel export takes a hit in Jan-May period
   YKK launches zippers made from plant-based plastics

   Apparel exports from India are expected to make a recovery
   Tata Group to build cheaper fashion brand to compete with Zara
   H&M’s commitment to sustainability continues; partners with Maersk
   Gap has reduced its manufacturing exposure to China from 25 to 21%
   Responsible Edit! Asos brings together recycled and sustainable clothing

Weekly News 25/19 (22/6/2019)   

   Lululemon Athletica sales rock in China!
   Li & Fung honours Welspun in vendor summit
  
India aims to be a $350 billion textile industry by 2025
   H&M Q2 results declared! Increase in net sales, but challenges remain
   More factories in Vietnam! HanesBrands’ VP meets Deputy PM of Vietnam
   Intertextile Shanghai  Date: 25-27 September 2019   Venue: NECC, Shanghai
   Bangladesh garment suppliers are in constantly pressure of low price from brands
   UK Government rejects proposals to force fast fashion retailers to be more environmentally responsible

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