In a move that has lifted the industry sentiment in the festival season, the Union Cabinet on Wednesday approved a Rs 1.45-trillion package by extending the production-linked incentive (PLI) scheme to 10 more sectors (see chart).

The textile industry here has welcomed the Production Linked Incentive (PLI) scheme announced by the Central Government on Wednesday.

The garment industry in Tiruppur has appealed to the State government to develop infrastructure in the district for the benefit of workers and the industry.

Coimbatore, Nov 4 (PTI): Tirupur Exporters Association (TEA) on Wednesday welcomed the enhancement of capital subsidy grant under NEEDS (new entrepreneur-cum-enterprise development scheme) from Rs 30 lakh to Rs 50 lakh.

The Centre will revise the base year for calculating the consumer price index (CPI) for agricultural and rural labourers next year — a move that will have an impact on the wages of Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee scheme (MNREGS) workers.

The Tiruppur Exporters’ Association (TEA) recently submitted a list of issues stunting the growth of the knitwear garment sector to Tamil Nadu chief minister Edappadi K Palaniswami.