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  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 07/20 (14/2/2020)

J.Crew to shut down stores in Hong Kong
Apparel export earnings drop 5.71% in July-January
Coronavirus: How Indian industries to grab the opportunity

BCI retailer extends better cotton sourcing by 40% in 2019
H&M, Coop Denmark join ChemSec's call to end PFAS use
Coronavirus forces Nike to close down half of its stores in China
Macy's to shut down 125 stores; to focus on reducing headcount
Turkey sees orders shifting from China owing to Coronavirus impact

Weekly News 06/20 (7/2/2020)

Bangladesh is still ahead of Vietnam in apparel exports
Columbia Sportswear appoints Tim Boyle as Chairman
India stops export of N95 masks, protective clothing
Messe Frankfurt's Shanghai textile fairs postponed
Authentic Brands Group coming to Forever 21’s rescue!
Weakening apparel export causes to lower cotton import in BD
Lindex Baby Home focuses on organic cotton and recycled polyester
Myanmar’s export revenues from the textile manufacturing sector make up nearly 10%

Weekly News 05/20 (1/2/2020)

 USMCA offers stability for US cotton in key markets
  Japan offers funds for sericulture project in Philippines
 Diesel unveils sustainable strategy for responsible living
 Indian govt scraps MEIS for garments from March 7, 2019
 Sri Lanka earns $5.3 bn in apparel export earnings in 2019
 Bangladesh imports more than eight million bales of cotton a year
 Adidas will launch gender-neutral clothing designed by singer Beyonce
 Innovations can present $20-30 bn biz opportunities for fashion industry every year

Weekly News 04/20 (25/1/2020)    

 New Minimum Wage Gazette
 Myanmar drafting national textile policy
 Trade of home linen increases by 35.79%
 NCTO questions US govt approach to tariff reductions
 China, US sign phase 1 trade deal; tariffs to stay for now
 Morocco adds tariffs on apparel from Turkey despite FTA
 Lululemon appoints Nikki Neuburger as chief brand officer
 WTO forms dispute panel over India's duty hike on US goods

 

Weekly News 03/20 (18/1/2020)       

http://www.mkma.org/arrow.gif  New Minimum Wage Gazette
http://www.mkma.org/arrow.gif  Myanmar drafting national textile policy
http://www.mkma.org/arrow.gif  Trade of home linen increases by 35.79%
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NCTO questions US govt approach to tariff reductions
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China, US sign phase 1 trade deal; tariffs to stay for now
http://www.mkma.org/arrow.gif  Morocco adds tariffs on apparel from Turkey despite FTA
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Lululemon appoints Nikki Neuburger as chief brand officer
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WTO forms dispute panel over India's duty hike on US goods

Weekly News 02/20 (11/1/2020)    

http://www.mkma.org/arrow.gif  Malaysia's T & A Trade (Jan to Nov 2019)
http://www.mkma.org/arrow.gif  Global Textile Raw Material Price 03-01-2020
http://www.mkma.org/arrow.gif  India to review free trade agreements: minister
http://www.mkma.org/arrow.gif  Pakistan withdraws all duties, taxes on cotton import
http://www.mkma.org/arrow.gif  Global cotton prices forecast to fall in 2019-20, 2020-21
http://www.mkma.org/arrow.gif  China drops tariffs on Pakistani products as FTA-II starts
http://www.mkma.org/arrow.gif  Bangla RMG firms want 5% tolerance in yarn count at ports
http://www.mkma.org/arrow.gif  Global smart textile market to reach USD 5.55 billion by 2025

Weekly News 01/20 (4/1/2020)     

  Men buy more clothes online than women
  India may turn 4th-largest economy in 2026
  65% Chinese like traditional Han clothing: survey
 
Cambodia's exports continue strong growth: ministry
  Azerbaijan's area under cotton cultivation to rise in 2020
  Online comprises 1.6% of retail sales in India: World Bank

 

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