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Mohammad Hatem elected member of IAF board of directors

Mohammad Hatem has been elected member of the board of directors of IAF (International Apparels Federation) in its 33rd annual board of directors meeting... Read More

Investor of primary textile sector is in trouble

New investors are losing interest in the primary textile sector, while existing businesses are facing hardship due to the hike in prices of gas... Read More

BD invests 14.36 percent export revenue to hire foreign employee

Bangladesh is the second largest readymade garments exporter in the world, every year the industry earns a large amount of foreign currency. Bangladesh’s RMG... Read More

Marks & Spencer starts tree plantation campaign at HAMS industrial campus

A leading international, multi-channel retailer company Marks & Spencer has started tree plantation campaign as a part of their commitment to environmental responsibility at... Read More

Newly elected ITET members meet Mahbubul Alam Hanif

The newly elected members of the 14th council of the Institution of Textile Engineers & Technologists (ITET) Bangladesh meet Mr. Mahbubul Alam Hanif MP,... Read More

BUTEX Debating Club won a national debate championship

Bangladesh University of Textiles Debating Club (BUTEXDC), a name of fame in the field of university level debating competition, has achieved a great milestone... Read More

Garments owners’ urge govt to ensure efficient ports, stable power and gas prices to...

Garments manufacturers have urged the government to ensure efficient ports, stable prices of power and gas to help boost their businesses along with long-term... Read More

No factories are suspended for failure under Alliance CAPs

The Alliance, group of North American apparel companies, retailers and brands, declared that in total 195 numbers of factories completed all material components outlined... Read More
Figure: SantexRimar Group signed an agreement with Yazd University for supplying a SMIT rapier-weaving machine.

Santex Rimar Group retraces the Silk Road in Iran

Santex Rimar Group and China Textile Information Centre jointly presented the ‘Future Textile Road’ in the city of Iran, Yazd in September 2017, with the... Read More
Figure 1: Wendy Jo Werner, IFC's country manager, and Siddiqur Rahman, BGMEA's president, signed the agreement on behalf of their respective sides at the Radisson Hotel in Dhaka to implement the PaCT in 250 spinning, dyeing and finishing units.

BGMEA and IFC sign PaCT to reduce water and energy consumption

Bangladesh Garment Manufacturers and Exporters Association (BGMEA) have signed an agreement with the International Finance Corporation (IFC) to implement the second Partnership for Cleaner Textile... Read More

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