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May 1-15, 2019

May 2019| 1-15| 60 Pages

Is Odisha, one of the most stable Indian states and once considered among the top emerging destinations for apparel manufacturers, losing its charm now as the recent developments give indications of the same… Even though the State Government massively hiked the minimum wage after three years from 40% to 65%, the ongoing issue of local labour failing to work with same zeal continues. Apparel Online talked to some of the industry stakeholders having units in Odisha and tried to figure out state’s current movement towards apparel manufacturing.

Recently, Dr. Rubana Huq became the first-ever female President of BGMEA (Bangladesh Garment Manufacturers and Exporters Association). On the contrary in India, Apparel Online talked to heads of 12 such large trade bodies for their comment who admit that though women at the top posts are small in number, they are welcome to take the lead…

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