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textile industry

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The Cambodian government has warned that about 200 garment and textile factories in the country will likely...
Cambodia Reveals Economic Reform Strategy To Counter Eu Threat

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Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen has announced plans to reform the nation’s economy on a large scale...
End of EU trade preferences could bring Cambodia’s economy to its knees

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The European Union (EU) announced on October 5 that Cambodia would lose its special access to European markets under the so-called Everything But Arms...
New minimum wage for Cambodian textile workers: $182

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Cambodia raised the monthly minimum wage for garment workers by $12 on October 5 to $182, fulfilling an election promise by premier Hun Sen. A...
Indonesian clothing company in expansion drive

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Publicly listed Indonesian garment manufacturer Pan Brothers has prepared $70 million for a massive three-year expansion to help the company tap the potential of...
Cambodia sees 16% rise in garment, footwear exports in 6 months

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Cambodia's garment and footwear industry, the country's largest income earner, saw a 16 per cent increase in exports in the first six months of...
Vietnam wants to become ‘textile hub of the world’

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Bilateral and multilateral trade pacts will make Vietnam a garment and textile production center in the world, say economists. The country is currently negotiating the...
Deadly fire in Bangladesh garment factory (video)video

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At least nine people have been killed in a fire at a garment factory in the Bangladeshi town of Gazipur, 40 kilometers north of the...
Detailled Cambodia garment factory map shows everything

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The Cambodian Center for Human Rights has put a map of garment factories operating in Cambodia and their supply chains on the Internet. The map...
Vietnam’s garment industry upbeat

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Vietnam's textile industry, one of the country's key export sectors, is on a growth path due to increased interest of foreign firms to shift...
Garment gore: Myanmar vulnerable to Bangladesh textile horrors

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Using Bangladesh as a cautionary tale, Myanmar now faces the task of carefully wading through the newly found attention it’s receiving to avoid becoming the next garment industry bedlam.
Pressure mounts on textile chains (video)video

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After two recent disasters in Bangladesh's textile industry that left more than 1,000 workers dead, global textile discounters are increasingly coming under pressure by...
Textiles sector strengthens in Vietnam

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  Garment and textiles could become Vietnam’s top export items this year if the sector manages to maintain the 19 per cent growth rate attained...
Myanmar textile exports surpass $1b

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Exports of textiles and garment exports from Myanmar have exceeded $1 billion at the end of the country's fiscal year in March, according to...
Cambodia’s textile sector shows strength

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The Cambodian garment industry is increasingly on the radar of investors as the country has introduced tax incentives and duty free access to the...
Indonesia textile sector faces challenge

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The textile sector in Indonesia is likely to attract investment of just about $155 million in 2013, according to Indonesian Textile Association (API). Most of...
Nike workers denied pay rise in Indonesia

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Several Nike goods suppliers have been accused of pressuring their employees to sign an agreement to renounce their new minimum wage, workers union leaders...