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Jan 21, 2019
India to get its own standard style for apparel size like UK, US, says Smriti Irani; 'Size India' project to be rolled out soonIn the apparel export segment, one of the biggest challenge is that the UK, US has its size, and Europe has its size of measurement. But, India does not have it
Dec 26, 2018
Manufacturing sector posts strong sales growth in Q2 on robust demand in iron, steel and petroleum: RBIDemand condition in the manufacturing sector "maintained its pace in the September quarter 2018-19 as reflected in strong sales growth
Jul 06, 2018
Hike in minimum support price of cotton will make fibre expensive, may hit textile sector, says industry body CITIHike in minimum support price of cotton would make Indian cotton fibre relatively expensive with respect to international prices and inflate prices of its products, CITI said
Jan 04, 2018
Maharashtra allows industrial land to be put to residential or commercial use; move reminiscent of mills' redevelopmentIn order to create more affordable housing in the state, Maharashtra has cleared the conversion of industrial zones into residential and commercial ones.
May 29, 2017
Clothes with wearable sunscreen to anti-bacterial fabrics, how nanomaterials are changing livesAnti-bacterial, self-cleaning or even UV ray resistant, a silent technological revolution is on in the business of textiles with nanomaterials
Oct 14, 2016
Textile ministry pushes for FTA with EU to boost international trade, says officialWhile Bangladesh enjoys preferential treatment and tax benefits for textile exports, India has greater competitive advantage in terms of environmental compliances.
Jul 06, 2016
Smriti Irani's 'demotion' to Ministry of Textiles may be a covert promotionIt may just be a clever decision to still keep Smriti Irani as one of the most important ministers and yet quell controversies which have surrounded her.
May 29, 2014
Surat: Major fire at commercial building, no casualties reportedA major fire has been reported this afternoon at a commercial building in Sahara Darwaja area of Surat. There are no reports of causalties so far and at least 10 fire tenders have been rushed to the spot.
Jul 27, 2012
Modi seeks Japanese investment in Gujarat's textile sectorDuring Modi's address at another seminar in the city, the chief minister said that bond between Gujarat and Japan has become firmer during the last five years.
Jun 22, 2012
Textiles: Govt to restructure debt worth Rs 5,000 crDespite demand slowdown from US and Europe, the government is pumping in Rs 5000 crore into the cash-starved Textile industry and has revised its export target to $40.5 billion for 2012-13.