Home / Knowledge / News / Textiles / ASEAN exhibition displays local & foreign handicrafts

ASEAN exhibition displays local & foreign handicrafts

01
Aug '09
Intending to offer better and more business opportunities to local and foreign entrepreneurs, an ASEAN handicraft and food exhibition is currently being organized for the local and foreign small and medium enterprises (SMEs) at the Yayusan Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah complex.

The exhibition, showcasing local and foreign products such as various handicrafts, textiles, souvenirs, food and confectioneries by SMEs from the countries like Singapore, Thailand, Malaysia and Brunei, will prove to be a treat for the visitors and help to boost local handicraft industry.

The exhibition also encourages SMEs for being more productive in product's marketing and more competitive in their profession. Handwork such as songkok produced by the residents from Kg Ayer creates more employment, strengthens the economy and develops the industry as well.

The exhibition is providing assistance to the entrepreneurs by providing space at low rentals and at a location where many visitors can gather. These low rental rates assist entrepreneurs to tag affordable prices on local products, which result in a good sale.

Various items on display were also given discounts during the special two-week expo. The quality, design and workmanship of Bruneian local handicrafts such as songkok and kain jongsarat were the centre of attention for the visitors.

The exhibition with 12 booths displaying the best of South-East Asia's handicraft and food products began on July 25 and will be open till August 5.

Fibre2fashion News Desk - India


Must ReadView All

Pic: Shutterstock

Apparel/Garments | On 17th Aug 2019

EBA benefit withdrawal to hurt 4 mn Cambodians: GMAC

The Garment Manufacturers Association in Cambodia recently said the...

Pic: Infinited Fiber

Textiles | On 17th Aug 2019

Infinited Fiber receives lead investment from RGE

Singapore-based RGE Pte Ltd has joined a group of investors including ...

Pic: Macy's

Apparel/Garments | On 17th Aug 2019

Macy's net sales down to $5,546 mn in Q2 of 2019

Macy's Inc reported net sales of $5,546 million in Q2 of 2019 ending...

Interviews View All

Headhonchos, Indian textile value chain

Headhonchos
Indian textile value chain

Adopt innovative techniques, go for automisation rather than being...

Headhonchos, Indian fashion industry

Headhonchos
Indian fashion industry

Cotton consumption will keep growing in the Indian fashion industry

Top executives, Textile industry

Top executives
Textile industry

Knowledge sharing platform needed for sustainable water management

Tom,

Tom

<div>Inkbank is a leading supplier of inkjet inks and inkjet printing...

Luca Formentini,

Luca Formentini

From the very beginning, Loris Bellini's aim was to produce dyeing...

Puneet Jain & Yatin Jain,

Puneet Jain & Yatin Jain

Odhni is an indutva or ethnicwear brand started in 1999 by the Jain...

Michael Jaenecke, Messe Frankfurt

Michael Jaenecke
Messe Frankfurt

From May 14 to 17, international exhibitors will present the entire...

Melissa Tate, University of New South Wales

Melissa Tate
University of New South Wales

<div><div><div><div><b>Melissa Tate</b>, a well-known scientist currently...

Lynda Kelly, Suominen Corporation

Lynda Kelly
Suominen Corporation

Suominen Corporation is a manufacturer of nonwovens as roll goods for...

Samar Firdos, Arvind Ltd

Samar Firdos
Arvind Ltd

<b>Samar Firdos</b>, Chief Manager (Design) at Lifestyle Apparel Denim...

Judy Frater, Somaiya Kala Vidya

Judy Frater
Somaiya Kala Vidya

Among the many honours showered on Frater, including Fulbright and Ford...

Tony Ward, Tony Ward

Tony Ward
Tony Ward

"You have to truly understand what your client wants, know her needs, what ...

Press Release

Press Release

Letter to Editor

Letter to Editor

RSS Feed

RSS Feed

Submit your press release on


editorial@fibre2fashion.com

Letter To Editor






(Max. 8000 char.)

Search Companies





SEARCH

Leave your Comments


August 2019

Subscribe today and get the latest update on Textiles, Fashion, Apparel and so on.

news category


Related Categories:

Advanced Search