Immigrants Triumph at the Oscars of American Fashion

This year, it’s been even harder to separate fashion from politics,” said the comedian Seth Meyers, modeling an ankle-baring Thom Browne tuxedo without socks, as he pointed out, Monday night. Mr. Meyers was not starting his late-night monologue, but introducing the annual Council of Fashion Designers of America Awards at the Hammerstein Ballroom in New … Read more Immigrants Triumph at the Oscars of American Fashion

GST on footwear up to Rs 500, apparels sub-Rs 1,000 at 5%; biscuits and beedi leaves in same slab at 18%

The GST Council has fixed the tax rate on footwear worth up to Rs 500 at the lowest tax slab of 5% under the new GST regime. Beedi leaves have been taxed at 18%, while beedis itself have been taxed at 28% without cess, lower than the rate imposed on cigarettes. By: FE Online | … Read more GST on footwear up to Rs 500, apparels sub-Rs 1,000 at 5%; biscuits and beedi leaves in same slab at 18%

Thriveni Apparels setting up garment unit in Jharkhand

Courtesy: Thriveni Apparels Thriveni Apparels and Textiles, a subsidiary of Thriveni Earthmovers, one of the largest mine developer operator in India, has signed a memorandum of understanding with Government of Jharkhand to set up a garment and footwear manufacturing unit in Barkagaon block of Hazaribag district of Jharkhand, in close proximity to Pakri Barwadih Coal … Read more Thriveni Apparels setting up garment unit in Jharkhand

Lyocell Fiber Market for Apparels, Home Textiles – Trends and Forecast By 2020

Lyocell fibers are used in several end-user industries such as home textiles, apparel, medical equipment, and nonwoven apparel such as baby diapers. Products such as casual wear; high-end designer clothes, sportswear, home textiles (including bedsheets, curtains, drapes, and carpets) and other products (such as medical gloves and surgical equipment) are made from lyocell fibers. With … Read more Lyocell Fiber Market for Apparels, Home Textiles – Trends and Forecast By 2020