Tag: textile sector

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...

Less buying interest pushes cotton rates down

PAR Jun 20, 2017 0

Less buying interest pushed the rates further down on the cotton market on Monday in process of trading, dealers said. The official spot rate was lowe...

Lacklustre business on cotton market

PAR Jun 19, 2017 0

Lacklustre business activity was witnessed on the cotton market on Saturday as main spinners kept on the sidelines owing to less buying interest, deal...

Government urged to address challenges hurting exports

PAR Jun 13, 2017 0

The Government has not addressed the challenges hurting the exports as no effective measures are proposed in budget 2017-18 for industrial progress, i...

Textile sector threatens to take to the street if demands not accepted

PAR Jun 6, 2017 0

Value-added textile sector has been forced to come on the road as the government has failed to fulfil its commitments and resolve the issues confronte...

Cotton market: no changes in present outlook

PAR Jun 6, 2017 0

No major changes were seen in present outlook on the cotton market on Monday as most of the buyers were on the sidelines in the process of trading, de...

Textile exports continue to weaken

PAR May 23, 2017 0

Pakistan textile exports continue to slide as exports contracted to $10.296 billion during the first ten months of the current fiscal year, down by 0....