Garment exporter Bangladesh, second-largest after China, faces $6 bn hit as world retailers cancel orders
Low wages have helped Bangladesh build its garment industry, with some 4,000 factories employing 4 million workers.
AMR occurs when bacteria develop the ability to defeat drugs which have been designed to kill them.
About a third of Microsoft's 110,000 or so employees are women. But the company's pay practices and attitude toward women are still open to question and will likely be taken up at the board level
The gap between the richest Americans and the rest of the nation widened after the Great Recession, a survey by the Federal Reserve showed on Thursday, suggesting deepening US income inequality.
Until about 10 years ago, GAP was one of the world's most successful garment retailers that wooed young adults in the 1990s with "classic khakis and swing-dancing ads".
Arvind Brands, a subsidiary of the Mumbai-listed Arvind Ltd, is turning out to be a hot property for international fashion names to be associated with. Barely a week after news reports said Gap Inc of the US is keen on entering India via a tie-up with Arvind, Children'S Place, the US' largest children's apparel retailer, has now evinced interest in teaming up the company.<br /><br />
Stroll around New York City and you're bound to come across defaced ads, with graffiti that can be racist, stupid or just plain vulgar. The pervasiveness of such vandalism makes Gap's response to one of its defaced ads all the more remarkable.
US-based clothing giant Gap is all set to take on fashion retailer Zara as it looks to enter India next year through a joint venture with Arvind Brands.
Apparel brand Gap, in a surprisingly cool move, took on board Sikh model Waris Ahluwalia for its “Make Love” ad campaigns in the US...