WRAP Funds £1.5 Million For Projects Fighting Textile Waste

The Waste and Resources Action Programme (WRAP) has relaunched its grant fund of £1.5 million for "imaginative projects" intending to tackle barriers to textile...

Untreated Textile Effluents Pollute Rivers In Mumbai Metropolitan Region

Despite the Supreme Court (SC) being apprised of high pollution levels in Ulhas and Waldhuni rivers near Mumbai, untreated effluents continue to be discharged...

Cambodia Cuts Online Business Registration Approval Time To Eight Days

In Cambodia, the lead time to register an enterprise is to be cut from three months to just eight days, following the recent launch...

Australia’s Cotton Area Lowest Since The 1970s

Australia's cotton crop area has plunged to the smallest in four decades as years of drought slashed growers' access to water and prevented planting.As...

Forced Labour Persists In Uzbekistan’s Cotton Fields

Uzbekistan has made important strides in reducing the use of forced labour in its cotton sector, but has yet to eliminate it completely, according...

Grim Outlook Continues For Cotton Farmers

Last week's release from the US Department of Agriculture showing cotton supply/demand numbers and projections paints a grim picture for cotton farmers across the...

Pakistan’s Textile Exports Unlikely To Pick Up Soon

Pakistan's textile exports were down 37% in May, cotton yarn sees the steepest decline, readymade garments and linens the leastPakistan's textile exports stood at...

How Many Jobs Do Robots Really Replace?

MIT economist Daron Acemoglu's new research puts a number on the job costs of automation.In many parts of the US, robots have been replacing...

Most US Small Businesses Say They’re Looking To Leave China

USA ranks 6th in World Bank's Ease of Doing Business ranking, while China ranks 31st. And even so, China has become the epicenter of...

The Industry Needs A Change Of Mindset To Succeed Post-Lockdown

G.V. Aras, Director, A.T.E. Enterprises, in a recent TAI webinar, adeptly brought out some interesting facts and strategies about Unlock India. “The industry, as...

Most Viewed News

Event News