| India : FICCI Moots R&D Policy For Indian Textiles Industry (June 26, 10)|
FICCI today, emphasised the need for formulating a comprehensive R&D policy for Indian textiles industry. Pointing out that only a small fraction of revenue of Indian textiles industry is derived from innovative, technology intensive or new products, FICCI said that in order to make Indian textiles sector fundamentally strong and to enter new areas the sector requires a need based and industry focused R&D policy. FICCI has submitted its detailed recommendations to Ministry of Textiles on the broad contours of R&D policy for Indian textiles industry.
| India : Mill owners agree to reduce cotton yarn prices (June 26, 10)|
The Hon’ble Union Minister of Textiles, Thiru. Dayanidhi Maran has convened and presided over the meeting on24th June 2010 Coimbatore.
| India : Ban On Cotton Exports Will Bring Down Prices: Says Textile Minister (June 26, 10)|
The government's move to ban cotton exports is for bringing down its prices and assure the crop's availability in the domestic market, report media, quoting Textiles Minister Dayanidhi Maran on Thursday at Coimbatore.
| India : India continues efforts to clear US child labour charges (June 22, 10)|
India has continued its efforts to push the US government to exclude Indian garments from the Trafficking Victims Protection Reauthorisation Act (TVPRA) list and the Executive Order List (EOL) 13126 issued by the US Department of Labour last September.
| India : Call for industrial meeting on yarn prices & other issues (June 22, 10)|
Shri.A.Sakthivel President said that he has sent a letter to Hon’ble Union Minister of Textiles Thiru. Dayanidhi Maran today requesting to call for a meeting with all stakeholders of textile industry on all India basis.
| India : Rising yuan may weave magic for textile exporters (June 22, 10)|
Analysts fear lack of capacities will compensate surge in orders.