Tag: textile sector

FPCCI identifies problems being faced by textile sector

PAR May 22, 2018 0

Research and Development Department of Federation of Pakistan Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FPCCI) has identified various problems being faced by...

Spun yarn and fiber: Senate panel recommends 100 percent increase in RD

PAR May 9, 2018 0

On the proposal of All Pakistan Textile Mills Association (APMTA), the Senate Standing Committee on Finance recommended increase in regulatory duty on...

Bilateral trade between Pakistan, Netherlands crossed $1.21bn in 2016-17

PAR May 8, 2018 0

Ambassador of Netherlands to Pakistan, Ardi Stoios-Braken called on the Federal Secretary Commerce Mohammad Younus Dagha on Monday in Islamabad. Secre...

Lean business on cotton market

PAR Apr 30, 2018 0

A few mills and spinners showed interest in fresh buying of low quality cotton on the local market on Saturday to meet urgent needs, dealers said. The...

Budget 2018-19: APTMA suggests zero percent turnover tax

PAR Mar 27, 2018 0

The All Pakistan Textile Mills Association (APTMA) has suggested the federal government that the turnover tax should be zero percent for the textile s...

Non-importable Indian fabric finds its way in market

PAR Feb 6, 2018 0

Indian fabric, which is a non-importable item as per import policy order, is being brought into the country in bulk under the very nose of preventive...

Bilwani demands separate ministry for textile sector

PAR Oct 4, 2017 0

Pakistan Apparel Forum, Chairman, Muhammad Jawed Bilwani expressing deep concern over step motherly conduct of government towards textile ministry whi...

Dagha says fall in exports a ‘big challenge’ for Pakistan

par Sep 7, 2017 0

Federal commerce secretary Muhammad Younus Dagha said on Wednesday that the sharp fall in Pakistan's exports is a "big challenge" for the country, but...

PRGMEA for revision of textile policy

par Sep 5, 2017 0

Central Chairman of Pakistan Readymade Garments Manufacturers and Exporters Association (PRGMEA) Ijaz A Khokhar has said that business community engag...

Minister seeks proposals for resolving textile sector’s issues

par Aug 21, 2017 0

Short and long term remedial strategies would be evolved to drag out textile sector from the current crisis and in this connection all stakeholders sh...

Textile sector to get Rs15 billion under PM’s package by August 14

par Jul 27, 2017 0

ISLAMABAD: The National Assembly Standing Committee on Textile Industry on Wednesday emphasised the importance of value addition and promoting and fac...

PCMEA seeks funds for international carpet exhibition

PAR Jul 24, 2017 0

Pakistan Carpet Manufacturers and Exporters Association (PCMEA) has urged the government to release the announced support grant of funds so that arran...

Revival of textile sector requires comprehensive planning: FCCI

PAR Jul 7, 2017 0

Three pronged, phased and comprehensive strategy is imperative for the immediate revival and sustained development of the textile sector, said Enginee...

Textile imports/exports: Ministry mulling proposing 0.20 percent cess

PAR Jul 3, 2017 0

Ministry of Textile Industry is mulling to impose 0.20 percent cess on all imports and exports of the textile products aimed to generate funds for dev...

APTMA reschedules token protest on 13th in front of Parliament House

PAR Jun 22, 2017 0

The All Pakistan Textile Mills Association (APTMA) rescheduled its token protest from July 7 to July 13 in front of Parliament House as there was no s...