HCM CITY – Garment and textile firms should understand the needs of their workers and invest in enhancing human resource management to sustain a productive and quality workforce, a seminar heard in HCM City last Saturday.

Cheap, Chinese-made nylon burkas are flooding Afghanistan’s north as consumers turn to affordable, mass-produced fabrics — but in Kabul a small, determined fashion house is fighting to preserve the traditional textiles once integral to Afghan culture.

Technavio has published a new market research report on the global eco fiber market 2018-2022 under their chemicals and materials library. (Graphic: Business Wire).

In a Notification issued by the Commissioner of State Tax, Gujarat, the Commissioner has notified that E-Way Bill is not required to be generated for intra-city movement as well as the intra-state movement of all goods within the whole of the territory of the State of Gujarat. However, the intra-state movement of the notified 19 goods of consignment exceeding Rs. 50,000/- require E-Way Bill. 

The World Bank has a logistics performance index (LPI). Logistics means different things to different people. When Hannibal led the Carthaginian army over the Alps, he also thought of logistics, among other things. World Bank’s LPI is not about that kind of logistics, though there are parallels. 

Presenting the budget for the 2018-19 financial year, Tamil Nadu Deputy Chief Minister O Panneerselvam – who is in charge of the Finance Department – said that the state hoped to gain from the goods and services tax (GST) being implemented from 1 July 2017.