Indian economy will expand by 7.4% this year, but growth will slow down to 7.3% next year as domestic demand shrinks on higher borrowing cost due to rising interest rates, according to Moody's Investors Service.
In 2015, when Antony Alex pitched his training products for tackling sexual harassment in the workplace, large and small businesses in India mostly turned him away saying it was not worth the investment.
When Meghan Markle wore a pair of “slave-free” jeans last month, she sparked a sales stampede and shone a spotlight on the growing number of companies aiming to meet public demand for slave-free products.
Majority garment suppliers have been affected by high-pressure cost negotiation strategies, impacting their social, environmental, quality, and other compliance performance, says a report by Better Buying.
Fashion brands need to put their foot down and take action to prevent “a race to the bottom” in terms of discounts that threaten whole fashion retail eco-system, Farfetch CEO José Neves told FashionNetwork.com.
A delegation of CEOs led by Rakesh Bharti Mittal, president of the Confederation of Indian Industry, will visit the United States from November 14 to 16 to reinforce the Indian industry’s commitment to business ties.
Most big companies operating in sectors at high risk of labor abuses are failing to meet human rights standards set by the United Nations, according to an analysis of 100 major companies published on Monday.
Luxury goods stocks have been hammered in recent weeks by concerns about weakening demand in China and a looming trade war with the US. But the real picture is much more mixed, the chairman of Alibaba said on Monday.
India has paid out far more in cotton subsidies than the World Trade Organization allows, with payments “vastly in excess” of what it had officially declared, the United States said in a filing to the trade watchdog.
Virgil Abloh has been named as the designer of 2018 by Ebay’s Shopping Report, which also highlights trends ranging from logos and faux fur to denim boots and pretty much anything connected to a certain royal wedding.