Pakistan, Sri Lanka sign MoU to enhance bilateral trade

n a bid to increase bilateral trade and utilise the benefits of the Free Trade Agreement (FTA), a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) was signed between business councils of Pakistan ans Sri Lanka recently on the sidelines of Pakistan’s first textile exhibition TEXPO-2016 in Karachi. The MoU was signed by Rohita Thilakaratne, President of Sri Lanka-Pakistan … Read more Pakistan, Sri Lanka sign MoU to enhance bilateral trade

Indian Textiles Minister inaugurates Apparel & Garment Making Unit in Tripura

Union Textiles Minister of India Santosh Kumar Gangwar has inaugurated the Apparel and Garment Making unit in Bodhjungnagar Industrial Growth Centre, in Agartala. The Minister said that the project will help develop entrepreneurship through various capacity building measures and also train the people to work efficiently on high-end garment machines. It will also help to … Read more Indian Textiles Minister inaugurates Apparel & Garment Making Unit in Tripura

ETI helping women working in Tamil Nadu’s spinning mills

Ethical Trading Initiative (ETI), an alliance of companies, trade unions and voluntary organisations, who have collaborated their efforts to improve the lives of workers across the globe, has been continually engaging with textiles and garment workers in India. It recently organised a review day of an ETI workers’ rights project in India, where women engaged … Read more ETI helping women working in Tamil Nadu’s spinning mills