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Bangladesh manufacturers urge fashion brands to pay more for orders

The new minimum wage that manufacturers in Bangladesh will have to pay garment workers is BDT12,500 (USD113.38) and it was…

Bangladesh seeks apparel export revenue in non-traditional markets

Bangladesh clothing manufacturers are seeking apparel export revenue in non-traditional markets such as Brazil, India, Japan and South Korea. According…

Bangladesh apparel industry urges fashion brands to offer fairer prices

The discussions about fairer prices for the Bangladesh apparel and textile industry took place during a session titled: "Towards a…

Why the future of fashion is in garment manufacturers’ hands

In his opening remarks, IAF president, Cem Altan explained the organisation's global fashion industry members, including garment manufacturers, had come…

Apparel industry collaboration far from the norm, says IAF

International Apparel Federation president Cem Altan was speaking at the IAF’s 37th World Fashion Convention in Dhaka last week where…

Apparel sector demands effective, mandatory human rights due diligence for EU

The apparel sector is presenting joint recommendations on the EU Corporate Sustainability Due Diligence (EU CSDD) that was proposed on…

UNICEF, Bangladesh apparel sector initiative to support mothers at work

The United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) is partnering with the Bangladesh Garments’ Manufacturers and Exporters Association (BGMEA) and the Bangladesh…