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Textiles For Growth & Employment In West Bengal

West Bengal government after the grand success of Bengal Global Business Summit (BGBS) is now holding the same on January 8 and 9. This event is expected to announce new policies and investments to promote industrial and infrastructure development in the State. BGBS is an ideal convergence for industry and government to showcase their strengths, highlight business opportunities, and facilitate knowledge dissemination etc. The Summit also provides an attractive opportunity…
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Constable Named Researcher Of The Year

Renowned cotton scientist Greg Constable has been named '2015 Researcher of the Year' by the International Cotton Advisory Committee (ICAC). The announcement was made during ICAC's 74th plenary meeting and recognised Constable for the advancements he has made in cotton breeding and crop management systems, according to an ICAC press release. “His knowledge of cotton physiology has been instrumental in the development of many new cotton varieties, several of which…
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‘Asia Apparel Expo’ In Germany From Feb 24

After the grand success of the previous event, the 5th Asia Apparel Expo will be held in Germany from February three-day meet will create more business opportunities for Asian suppliers and European buyers. This specialized sourcing event aims to connect Asian Suppliers of garments and textiles to European Buyers, by offering the most convenient and cost–effective one stop market place. The last expo, attracted 1,780 buyers from Europe and East-Europe…
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Textiles Ministry Inks MoU For Tech Centre

The ministry of textiles, ministry of micro, small & medium enterprises (MSME) and National Textile Corporation (NTC) have signed a tripartite memorandum of understanding (MoU) to set up a Tech Centre (Tool Room) at Kanpur, an official release said. Under the MoU, MSME ministry will fund the project, while NTC would provide the land in a closed, unviable mill. MSME minister, Kalraj Mishra, textiles minister, Santosh Kumar Gangwar and Murli…
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DBTS For Cotton Farmers

The centre is planning to introduce Direct Benefit Transfer Scheme (DBTS) for the cotton farmers in the face of falling global cotton consumption and the demand for higher Minimum Support Price (MSP) for cotton emanating from some states. Inaugurating the 74th Plenary of the International Cotton Advisory Committee in Mumbai, textiles minister Santosh Kumar Gangwar said the centre has kept the cotton growers interest in mind and increased the MSP…
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$1 Billion Annualised GMV By Myntra

Fashion and lifestyle products e-commerce platform Myntra has said that it plans to cross one billion US Dollar annualised gross merchandise value (GMV) by 2016 in a profitable manner. “We are roughly at about 500 million US Dollar in GMV as of today. We are growing between 60 and 70 per cent month-on-month. We will try and get to a billion dollar GMV in 2016," CEO Ananth Narayanan told reporters…
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