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 48/19 (30/11/2019)

   Ocean Lanka to expand footprint to Japan
   VITAS invites Indian firms to invest in Vietnam
   Target is on target while other retailers struggling
   Cambodia PM: Maintaining Sovereignty more Important
   Resolution on natural fibres adopted by consensus at UN
   Overtime work prime complaint in Myanmar's garment units
   Marks & Spencer names Richard Price as MD, clothing & home
   H&M supports Bangladesh garments digitized wage payment system

Weekly News 47/19 (23/11/2019)  

   Gucci dares other firms to go ‘carbon neutral’
   TECHTEXTIL India Sees 23% Surge in Exhibition
   Ralph Lauren starts sourcing from Bangladesh again
   Amazon doing 'extremely well' in India: CEO Jeff Bezos
   Fluctuating currency rates, multiple taxes issues in India
   Textile machinery orders fell 10% in July-Sep '19: ACIMIT
   EU apparel, footwear firms to gain in Mercosur FTA: Ceres
   The textile market in China is showing signs of improvement

Weekly News 46/19 (16/11/2019)  

   Vietnam worries despite apparel export growth
   EU-Singapore FTA to enter into force from Nov 21
  
Ralph Lauren revenue up 1% to $1.7 bn in Q2 2020
   Adidas to deploy Speedfactory tech at Asian suppliers

   Myanmar becoming Strong in Global Apparel Business
   Thailand ends consultations on EU free trade talks restart

   Bangladesh may lose 2nd position in global apparel market
   New organizations join BCI to support sustainable cotton farming

Weekly News 45/19 (9/11/2019)  

   Only 20% of cotton produced sustainably
  
Global shapewear market set for resurgence
   FTA with USA may be beneficial for Bangladesh
   US Fed cuts interest rates for 3rd time this year
   China Textile Association in Cambodia launched
   Indonesia will tighten restrictions on textile imports
   Uniqlo plans 4-fold increase in its Southeast Asian stores
   US may suspend the October 15 tariff increases on imports from China

Weekly News 43 & 44 /19 (2/11/2019)   

   FMFTA launched by MIDA
   UNIQLO to begin in Vietnam during fall 2019
   H&M India sees a rise of 39% in total revenue
   Bangladesh RMG exports to China increasing
   Chinese apparel stalwart exploring to invest in India
   Indian economic growth to rebound to 7% next fiscal
   Global cotton woven fabric exports declining since 2013
   Allegations of workers’ abuse in RMG unit producing for Lululemon
   MIDA, MATRADE to have talks with FMFTA on establishing textile hub

Weekly News 42/19 (19/10/2019)  

   Hanoi apparel firms to ‘Go Green’
   H&M’s Afound to shift focus to online expansion
   UK updates import tariff list in case of no-deal Brexit
  
US suspends tariff hike on Chinese goods worth $250 bn
   APTMA seeks withdrawal of duty, taxes on cotton import
   US FTC questions BedHead's compliance with regulations
  
Bangladesh’s apparel exports to Asian nations increase significantly
   Poor market condition forces Al-Haj Textile Mills to shut its factory again

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