Last Updated: Sunday, October 06, 2013, 20:50
This year, over 200 exhibitors showcased a wide variety of products -- apparels, made-ups, home textiles, fashion accessories, carpets, rugs and bags, according to organisers.
Last Updated: Wednesday, September 04, 2013, 17:24
Offering fashionistas a taste of indigenous textiles, an exhibition beginning Sep 6 in the West Bengal capital will showcase hand-woven furnishings and sarees sourced from weavers across the country.
Last Updated: Saturday, August 31, 2013, 18:57
To promote technical textile sector, the government plans to increase fund outlay for various schemes to over Rs 700-crore during the 12th Five-Year Plan, a central minister said Saturday.
Last Updated: Wednesday, August 14, 2013, 15:45
The government on Wednesday said it has raised textiles exports target to USD 43 billion for the current fiscal from USD 32 billion in the last year.
Last Updated: Wednesday, August 07, 2013, 19:35
The US and Europe account for over 65 percent of India's total textiles exports.
Last Updated: Monday, August 05, 2013, 18:28
India's export of textiles and clothing remained almost the same year-on-year at USD 7.79 billion in the April-June quarter this fiscal, Parliament was informed Monday.
Last Updated: Monday, August 05, 2013, 17:05
An expert panel, which was constituted in June to formulate textiles policy 2013, will submit its report by October this year, government said on Monday.
Last Updated: Friday, August 02, 2013, 14:27
The inter-ministerial panel on textiles, headed by Textiles Secretary Zohra Chatterji, will soon submit its action plan to the Prime Minister's Office, which would suggest ways to raise the sector's exports.
Last Updated: Friday, July 19, 2013, 20:07
The inter-ministerial group on textiles would soon submit its action plan to the Prime Minister's Office, suggesting ways to address issues of labour and give a boost to exports.
Last Updated: Monday, July 15, 2013, 20:54
The Textiles Ministry on Monday made a case for amending labour laws to allow women to work at night in apparel factories and provide overtime for workers to help make the sector globally competitive.
Last Updated: Monday, July 15, 2013, 18:55
Assuring full support to the industry, Textiles Minister K Sambasiva Rao Monday asked apparel exporters to step up their overseas sales target to USD 20 billion in 2013-14.
Last Updated: Thursday, July 11, 2013, 21:53
The Textiles Ministry is contemplating offering sops to the sector and initiating measures to boost outbound shipments by a targeted 30 percent in 2013-14 as set by a PM-led panel.
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