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Policy support for circular economy needed to sustain RMG exports to EU
May 22, 2024

Bangladesh needs to provide policy support for the development of a circular economy to sustain readymade garment exports to European Union (EU) countries and prepare for future challenges in this regard, said Ferdaus Ara Begum, chief executive officer of the Business Initiative Leading Development (BUILD).

New Regulation on waste shipments enters into force
May 22, 2024

New rules to ensure the EU takes greater responsibility for its waste entered into force on Monday 20 May 2024. The new Waste Shipments Regulation sets out stricter rules on the export of waste to non-EU countries.

Circular Fashion Needs Government Incentives
May 20, 2024

Textile-to-textile recycling technologies could be a climate game changer for fashion’s environmental footprint. But like renewable energy, they need state support for market efforts to scale, argues Nicole Rycroft.

How to build better supply chains in four key sourcing countries
May 17, 2024

Labour leaders in Myanmar, the Philippines, China and Bangladesh share the insights that brands need to bear in mind before barrelling in to change things locally.

Governments call for a Global Textiles Policy Dialogue
May 17, 2024

The clothing and textiles sector matters for global and local economies, representing millions in jobs and US$1.5 trillion in revenue. It, however, struggles to address its contribution to climate change, nature loss and pollution.

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