The government has announced Tk 8,000 as minimum monthly wage, up from existing Tk 5,300, for the country’s readymade garment workers amid protests from labour groups demanding higher pays. 

Hanoi (VNA) – 2019 will be a challenging year for Vietnam’s textile and garment industry as it needs to obtain major breakthroughs to take on new roles in the global value chain, including shifting from simple processing - Cut, Make and Trim (CMT) - to purchasing materials, free on board (FOB), original design manufacturer (ODM) and original brand manufacturer (OBM) modes.

ISLAMABAD – Textile group exports from the country during the first two months of the current fiscal year (July-August) grew by 3.71 percent as compared to the corresponding period of the last year.

KARACHI: Textile exports marginally rose four percent to $2.26 billion in the first two months of the current fiscal year of 2018/19 as value-added sector recorded increase in export revenue during the period with knitwear witnessing double-digit growth, official data showed on Wednesday.

JAKARTA NNC - The Indonesian textile and textile products industry is believed to be able to contribute significantly to foreign exchange (forex) revenues from exports this year.

GASTONIA, NC — September 20, 2018 — Champion Thread Company, a global supplier of industrial sewing threads, engineered yarns, and other textile and sewn products supplies, has appointed 40-year textile and sewn products industry veteran Robbie Owens to the newly created position of Technical Service and Development Manager.