Fashion and lifestyle exhibition Araaish recently hosted its Hyderabad edition. It will next take place in Mumbai on September 4 and in Dubai on September 7 to promote festive wear ahead of the upcoming wedding season.
The textile value chain, particularly the cotton-based manufacturing value chain, has catched slowdown fever resulting in stagnancy or drop in domestic consumption, according to Indian Texpreneurs Federation (ITF).
Visa is critical of the Indian government’s decision to boost adoption of electronic payments by requiring banks and card payment networks to offer no-fee debit card transactions, a senior Visa executive said.
The Export Promotion Council for Handicrafts will take a group of Indian businesses to Dubai for the Index International Fair’s Index Home which will run from September 17 to 19 at the Dubai World Trade Centre.
H&M is seeing its India sales increase with a reported 39% year-on-year jump to Rs 380 crore ($57 million) in the previous quarter. The business hopes for greater ease of doing business to aid its future expansion plans.