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‘Intensified competition with China’ dents Pakistan’s textile sector: Economic Survey 2023-24
Jun 18, 2024

Intensified competition with China and weakened external demand hit Pakistan’s textile sector, which remained at the receiving end during the outgoing fiscal year, albeit its contraction was lower.

India's textile exports surge by 9.6 pc despite global headwinds
Jun 17, 2024

India's textile exports grew by 9.59 per cent in May this year compared to the same month of the previous year, despite unfavourable economic conditions.

FY25 budget deals catastrophic blow to textile industry: APTMA
Jun 14, 2024

The All Pakistan Textile Mills Association (APTMA) has voiced severe concerns regarding the FY25 budget proposed by the government.

Textile industry skills sets to be imparted
Jun 14, 2024

A skill development training programme in textiles is proposed under the Textiles department through the Tamil Nadu Skill Development Corporation. Given the prominence of the textile industry in the economy and its capacity for employment generation, a special programme to equip youth with industry-relevant skills in various aspects of textile manufacturing and production has been proposed.

Human rights and responsible business conduct in Asia Pacific’s textile sector
Jun 14, 2024

On 5-6 June, IndustriALL Asia-Pacific affiliates met in Phnom Penh, Cambodia, for a workshop on human rights due diligence and a stakeholder roundtable focused on responsible business conduct and industrial relations.

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