Telangana handloom & textile industry has unique place in country, says minister KT Rama Rao

“The State is organising this wonderful programme to honour the handloom workers and has allocated adequate funds to celebrate this occasion. No other State has allocated such funds," said Rao. 

published on : 8th August 2022

Orissa HC gives 6 weeks time over OTM issue

The State government had winded up OTM at Choudwar in June 2001 and filed a petition for liquidation in the High Court. The court had subsequently appointed an official liquidator for the purpose.

published on : 5th August 2022

CM Basavaraj Bommai mulling for new agri policy, to set up textile parks in all taluks

Texport Private Limited would be set up on the Anchor-Promoter model by investing Rs 42 crore, which is the first of its kind in the state.

published on : 17th July 2022

Low exports, rising cost hurts home textile firms' profitability, says CRISIL

Overall, the Indian home textile industry's revenue is expected to grow 11-12 per cent this financial year, primarily because of higher price realisations.

published on : 29th June 2022

‘Tiruppur knitwear industry’s 22.87 per cent annual growth unparalleled globally’

Participating in the exporters meet-cum-felicitation ceremony in Tiruppur, the minister said, “The knitwear industry has achieved tremendous growth for the past several years.

published on : 27th June 2022

Coimbatore, Tiruppur to be twin engines of textile industry: Piyush Goyal

Sakkarapani submitted a memorandum to start paddy procurement for the year 2022-23 from September 1 to Goyal.

published on : 26th June 2022

India to become USD 30 trillion economy very soon: Union Minister Piyush Goyal

Goyal emphasised that the Centre is promoting both cotton and man-made textile sector so that it gets larger share of world market.

published on : 26th June 2022

NCLT allows insolvency proceedings against National Textiles Corporation

The NCLT direction came over a petition filed by Hero Solar Energy Private Ltd (HSEPL)  claiming a default of Rs 13.84 lakh for two contracts for installing solar rooftop power projects.

published on : 29th May 2022

Tricolour fantasy

Aneeth Arora’s latest Péro collection titled ‘Up’, from Péro focuses on the near-forgotten schiffli lace

published on : 23rd May 2022

Textile manufacturers’ strike shuts 1.5L power loom units

They used to supply ‘warp’ yarn to power loom weaving units and we would supply grey and textile fabrics such as bedsheets, tablecloths, and cloths for hospital and railway departments.

published on : 23rd May 2022

The future is fabric-friendly for Chennai-based entrepreneur Reshma 

Reshma Malliknath’s Handmade by Reshma makes the most of fabrics — even giving a makeover to scraps

published on : 19th May 2022

Goyal tells stakeholders to resolve cotton price issue

Goyal said the Centre will "actively consider" the demand of the spinning sector for exemption from import duty on those import contracts in which bills of lading is issued up to 30 September 2022.

published on : 18th May 2022

Anamalai Tiger Reserve tribals all set to weave a better future

MG Ganesan, Deputy Director of ATR, said out of the 70 tribal women in Sarcarpathy and Nagaroothu settlements who attended a meeting in this regard, 30 women have come forward to receive training.

published on : 18th May 2022

Textile industry begins 2-day strike against yarn and cotton price rise

Losses force sector with over 10 lakh employees in Tiruppur, Erode, Karur districts to stop work

published on : 17th May 2022

Reconstruction of Navalpur Bridge to be completed by January 2023

Around 26 pillars had been constructed and now, the road laying works was in progress. The National Highways Authority of India (NHAI) is carrying out the project at an estimated cost of Rs 26.63 cr.

published on : 16th May 2022

Textile Park: Central team to inspect hub in Kopparthy

The State government proposed to set up the textile park in 1,188 acres in the YSR Jagananna Mega Industrial Hub being developed at Kopparthy and conveyed the same to the Centre.

published on : 7th May 2022

State pitches for mega textile park in Kadapa district

Informing that there are several textile parks like Brandix Apparel in Visakhapatnam and other textile parks in Guntur, Nellore, Anantapur, he appealed to the Centre to set up a textile park in AP.

published on : 5th May 2022

Telangana's Sircilla Textile Park set to reopen today

After units shut on May Day, KTR despatches officials to hold talks; TS govt says it will meet demands of owners

published on : 3rd May 2022

Textile Park to reopen as KTR intervenes

The talks took place at the instance of MAUD and Industries Minister KT Rama Rao who sent his personal aide D Srinivas to sort out.

published on : 3rd May 2022

May Day gloom: All units in Telangana's Sircilla Textile Park closed

The worst fears of weavers employed at various units of Sircilla Textile Park came true on Sunday.

published on : 2nd May 2022
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