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HSBC Colombo Fashion Week: Impact on Sri Lanka’s fashion design industry and the South Asian fashion platform

Having been involved with the Indian fashion industry before India Fashion Week even started and having seen the growth of the Indian fashion industry and of the contemporaries like Rohit Bal, Tarun Tahiliani, Suneet Verma, Abraham and Thakore to name a few, it has been a 30 year journey working and contributing to different aspects of the fashion industry from revival of Khadi, to textiles to marketing platforms, basically from its nascent stage to its present avatar.

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Govt: $122bn Japanese apparel market craving for more Lankan made supplies

Japan, one of the three largest apparel markets in the world with $ 122 billion apparel market, is eagerly looking to source much higher volumes of Lankan made apparels, the Ministry of Industry and Commerce said in a media communiqué.

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SLDF South Asian Apparel Leadership Forum 2013: Global Trends and Makings of SL Regional Hub

The world is keener than ever before to lead a serious conversation on apparel sourcing, as we live in times when the toll of conciliating has come in to global focus post the Bangladesh tragedy and other crucial events thereafter where today it was announced of a wage hike that was mandatory for apparel industry workers in Bangladesh.

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CFW: 10 years of driving the South Asian Fashion Hub

A journey that started ten years ago has had the maximum impact on the fashion industry of Sri Lanka. The growth from three Sri Lankan fashion designers in 2003 to over 60 Sri Lankan designers applying in 2013 is testimony of the fact that HSBC Colombo Fashion Week in a decade has put Sri Lankan fashion on a pedestal it didn’t have before.

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Brandix supported Robofest 2013 ends on high note

The Sri Lanka Institute of Information Technology (SLIIT) and Mahinda College Galle emerged winners in their categories at Robofest 2013, an event supported by Sri Lanka’s single largest apparel exporter Brandix as main sponsor.

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SRI LANKA: Brandix to launch supplier trade finance facility

Leading Sri Lankan apparel exporterBrandixis looking to boost its global business after securing South Asia's first trade supplier finance facility from the International Finance Corporation (IFC).

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Dialog TV partners HSBC Colombo Fashion Week 2013

Sri Lanka’s leading pay TV operator Dialog Television has signed up as the Official Television Partner for the much vaunted HSBC Colombo Fashion Week 2013, the premier fashion event on the Sri Lankan fashion and design industry calendar.

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