Thai government lifts import duty on Gems and Jewellery at BGJF52

The Thai government announced the lift of 20% tax on imported gems and jewellery products to be sold at the 52nd Bangkok Gems and Jewelry Fair (BGJF52) this coming September. Foreign exhibitors will be allowed to bring in and sell gems and jewellery from other countries duty-free, while local exhibitors can reduce their selling prices … Read more Thai government lifts import duty on Gems and Jewellery at BGJF52

‘Indian garment exports on track to achieve $17bn target’

Despite the global slowdown, the performance of India’s garment export industry is good and it is expected to achieve the target of US$ 17 billion set for the current financial year 2013-14, Panabaaka Lakshmi, Minister of State in the Ministry of Textile, has said. India’s apparel exports stood at $11.026 billion in 2010-11, which increased … Read more ‘Indian garment exports on track to achieve $17bn target’

Designer women’swear ‘HARRA’ sets off on a trend breaking path

As the name suggests ‘HARRA’ – “The evergreen” is an effort towards building a sustainable relationship between Hasejaa and environmental protection, both natural and sustainable. As in any human activity, we use the air, water and land around us. These are universal assets, but they are limited. They form a capital that we are borrowing … Read more Designer women’swear ‘HARRA’ sets off on a trend breaking path