Tag: textiles

Application of nanotechnology in textiles

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article image NANOTECHNOLOGY IS a cluster of rising technologies in which matter is engineered at the nanometer size to manufacture novel materials having valuable and exclusive characteristics. It is considered that nanotechnology is a key technology in current scientific world, which is not only going to influence technological developments but will also have economic, social and ecological implications in the near future. Like all other fields of applied science and technology, textile industry is…Read More

Students given briefing on Fabad textiles potential

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STAFF REPORT FSD: The participants of 18th mid-career management course from the National Institute of Management Karachi have recently visited the Faisalabad Chamber of Commerce and Industry in connection with their study tour. During their visit, FCCI President Engineer Suhail Bin Rashid gave detailed presentation on the role of Faisalabad in the overall economic growth of Pakistan, and said that textile was the main stay of national economy. He also said that only few industrialists…Read More

Textiles skill development programme soon

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STAFF REPORT ISB: Ministry of Textile Industry will launch a Skill Development Programme for youth in near future. According to a report aired by the Radio Pakistan, about 120,000 men and women will be imparted training during next 5 years under the programme.The main objective of the training programme is to provide skilled workforce to textile industry and make it more competitive in the world market. he ministry would bear cost of the skill development programme including stipend to the…Read More

SMEDA, GIZ enabled textiles to save Rs 400m annually

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article image STAFF REPORT LHR: The Small and Medium Enterprises Development Authority (SMEDA), in collaboration with German organization GIZ, has enabled the textile industry of Pakistan to save about Rs 400 million per annum by implementing Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Program (REEE)."SMEDA’s cooperation has been vital in successful implementation of energy efficiency activities of REEE Programme," said Bernhard Mayhofer, Principal Advisor, REEE program - GIZ, Germany, during a…Read More

CBI marks potential of Pak home textiles

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article image STAFF REPORT IBD: The Centre for Promotion of Imports from Developing Countries, commonly known as CBI, has recently announced further plans to intensify its engagement in Pakistan.The CBI works as an agency of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Netherlands and has over 40-year experience in supporting the producers and exporters from developing countries to get a foot hold in the EU.In April, 2012 CBI’s newly appointed Country Manager Don van Luijn had visited Pakistan and held talks with…Read More