Mega parks will help country scale, spurring cost effectiveness: Textiles Secretary

Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Friday said that she is open to more tweaking inside and outside the Budget for economic growth based on the feedback given by economists and experts.

Sluggish global and local economic conditions continued to dent India's external merchandise trade, as both exports and imports inched lower in January.

New Delhi, Feb 14 (PTI) The Madhya Pradesh government on Friday announced investments worth over Rs 3,000 crore by private firms in the state, with a potential to generate employment opportunities for 14,000 people, according to an official document.

The central government is mulling to develop Surat as a textile machinery hub to provide state-of-the-art technology at affordable rates to the country’s largest textile cluster which where a large number of units are based.

Garment sector benefitted the most from the EU Generalised System of Preferences (GSP) in 2018, according to the third biennial GSP report released by the European Commission.