16 Fashion Bloggers You Should Be Following on Instagram

When it comes to getting a behind-the-scenes look at the fashion industry and plenty of#OOTD inspiration, Instagram is where it’s at. It’s a fashion-lover’s dream: endless photos of street style, close-ups of coveted fashion pieces on and off the runway, behind-the-scene looks at models and parties, beautiful lay-downs of outfits, expertly modeled new trends. But … Read more 16 Fashion Bloggers You Should Be Following on Instagram

GJEPC Views on Union Budget 2013-14

Gems and Jewellery Export Promotion council (GJEPC) is disappointed with the Union Budget 2013-14. Vipul Shah, Chairman, GJEPC says, “We had suggested that while the industry would like a Presumptive Taxation regime in the long run, it would request the Finance Ministry to start by reducing the net profit to 2.5 percent of turnover instead … Read more GJEPC Views on Union Budget 2013-14

Thai government lifts import duty on Gems and Jewellery at BGJF52

The Thai government announced the lift of 20% tax on imported gems and jewellery products to be sold at the 52nd Bangkok Gems and Jewelry Fair (BGJF52) this coming September. Foreign exhibitors will be allowed to bring in and sell gems and jewellery from other countries duty-free, while local exhibitors can reduce their selling prices … Read more Thai government lifts import duty on Gems and Jewellery at BGJF52

‘Indian garment exports on track to achieve $17bn target’

Despite the global slowdown, the performance of India’s garment export industry is good and it is expected to achieve the target of US$ 17 billion set for the current financial year 2013-14, Panabaaka Lakshmi, Minister of State in the Ministry of Textile, has said. India’s apparel exports stood at $11.026 billion in 2010-11, which increased … Read more ‘Indian garment exports on track to achieve $17bn target’