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Tokyo [Japan], July 12 (ANI): Japan’s Ministry of Trade and Industry develops guidelines to end human rights abuses in the textile industry amid ongoing dispute between Beijing and foreign companies over labor forced into the Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region. According to a report released on Monday. According to Asian newspaper Nikkei, the Japanese Textile Federation …

TOKYO – Japan’s textile industry will work with the government to track down forced labor and other human rights violations in the supply chain as part of a sourcing scrutiny. In a report to be released on Monday, the Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry will call on the textile industry to develop guidelines to …

This year, as Bangladesh celebrates the 50th anniversary of its independence, a plethora of writings have attempted to explain its remarkable transformation from a country known for its famines and natural disasters to one of the world’s fastest growing economies. fastest in the world. The stories echo the same themes, namely Bangladesh’s impressive performance on …

By JULHAS ALAM, Associated Press Dhaka, Bangladesh – At least 49 people have died in a fire that broke out at a food and drink factory outside the nation’s capital, firefighters and local television stations said on Friday. A fire department official, Russel Shikder, confirmed that the blaze started Thursday night at the five-story Hashem …

The 2021 Fashion Transparency Index concluded that global fashion brands and retailers are not growing fast enough and need to do more to share information on their supply chain, carbon emissions, ethics, living wages, production and use of water. The overall average score on the 250 brands measured in 2021 was 23%, which is the …

NEW DELHI – In a workshop in the Kullu district of North India, dozens of artisans lean on manual looms, skillfully weaving a garment called a sari in vibrant shades of pink and orange. The sari is a loose, unstitched garment worn by women in India and countries in South Asia like Bangladesh. It is …

Although the country missed the 5.5% target, the growth has raised hopes among exporters with factories opened as part of a nationwide lockdown to curb a rise in deadly infections. After the pandemic hit exports in a locked-down world during the second half of 2019-2020, the whole of FY21 has passed through the pandemic crisis, …

EVEN as Philippine trade volumes slowly recover from the impact of the pandemic, the recovery is hampered by worsening supply chain issues, chiefly lacking in space available for ships, according to a new investigation report from the Philippine Exporters Confederation Inc. (Philexport). Philexport unveiled, Thursday, July 1, 2021, the results of the survey conducted among …

The Walt Disney Company has decided to restore production of branded products in Bangladesh after more than eight years of withdrawal from factories in the country, garment industry executives said. Welcoming the move, the Bangladesh Garment Manufacturers and Exporters Association (BGMEA) hoped to attract orders of over $ 500 million in the future. He had …

If fashion is the image of our time, the last few years have profoundly reshaped our approach to luxury. Luxury is no longer just about the material value of what we wear – the things we leave closest to our skin become the very fabric of our values. Fashion today is no longer a fleeting …