Global Apparel Market – An Overview | Watch NOW! | Ad
Home / Knowledge / News / Textiles / NITRA to host seminar on investment opportunities in Ethiopia
NITRA to host seminar on investment opportunities in Ethiopia
26
Oct '09
The wave of liberalization and open economy has spread far and wide over the last one and a half decades. The continent of Africa is no exception. As a result, Ethiopia, a small landlocked country in Africa, has opened its gate for foreign direct investment in many sectors including textiles & apparel.

In fact, they have tied up with India to utilize its technological and managerial expertise for their cause. Last month a team of Indian delegates from IL&FS and NITRA visited Ethiopia to explore the opportunities for Indian entrepreneurs to invest in Ethiopia. This initiative was taken up at the request of Ministry of Commerce, GoI.

In this context, it may be mentioned that in August 2004 NITRA took up a prestigious project in Ethiopia for providing technical consultancy to set up a Textile and Apparel Industry Support Institute (TAI) at its capital city Addis Ababa. The institute is already in operation as the project is almost at the completion stage.

In addition to that NITRA trained a number of Ethiopian textile engineers and sewing machine operators both in India and Ethiopia, so as to develop their manpower resources. To share the information gathered by the delegation, IL&FS is organizing a series of meetings to discuss investment opportunities in Ethiopian textile & apparel industry.

The first meeting is scheduled for 27th October 2009 in Shangri La Hotel, New Delhi and the second meeting will be held on 28th October 2009 in Hotel Taj Palace, Mumbai.

For more details contact, Dr Mrs. Milan Sharma on 09899640524, of IL&FS, Delhi.

NITRA


Must ReadView All

UK retailers may face extra £190 mn in business rates

Apparel/Garments | On 21st Sep 2018

UK retailers may face extra £190 mn in business rates

Retailers in the UK are likely to face an extra £190 million on their ...

Courtesy: EFI

Textiles | On 21st Sep 2018

Digital textile printing expected to grow at 20% CAGR

Digital textile printing is at this time about 3-4 per cent of all...

Bangladesh demands better prices for garment items from US

Apparel/Garments | On 21st Sep 2018

Bangladesh demands better prices for garment items from US

Bangladesh sought better prices for its exports, especially garments, ...

Interviews View All

Headhonchos, Textiles & allied industry

Headhonchos
Textiles & allied industry

Textiles industry is always in the forefront in accepting latest technology

C. Dhandayuthapani, Mag Solvics Pvt. Ltd

C. Dhandayuthapani
Mag Solvics Pvt. Ltd

ITME 2016 exploited our full strength like never before

Karan Toshniwal, Orange O Tec

Karan Toshniwal
Orange O Tec

Contemporary industry is paying more and more attention to the...

Apurva Kothari,

Apurva Kothari

No Nasties was the first fashion brand in India to make 100 per cent...

Gagan Gulati,

Gagan Gulati

PG Silk Mills Private Limited had a humble start with a hand-dyeing unit....

Sugandha Bhardwaj,

Sugandha Bhardwaj

<div>New Delhi-based Brinjal Designs Pvt Ltd manufactures home furnishing...

Ayyappa Nagubandi, Broadcast Wearables Pvt Ltd

Ayyappa Nagubandi
Broadcast Wearables Pvt Ltd

Hyderabad-based Broadcast Wearables has come up with the country's first...

Mohammad Hassan, Biax Fiberfilm

Mohammad Hassan
Biax Fiberfilm

About one in every 20 patients picks up an infection while hospitalised....

Eric Scholler, Groz-Beckert

Eric Scholler
Groz-Beckert

The Indian market has huge potential in technical textiles, and by far,...

Wendell Rodricks, Wendell Rodricks

Wendell Rodricks
Wendell Rodricks

"We should not compare India and the West. There are things we do that...

Tony Ward, Tony Ward

Tony Ward
Tony Ward

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

Vaanee Bhatia, Gritstones Clothing

Vaanee Bhatia
Gritstones Clothing

<div>Delhi-based Gritstones Clothing offers quality and exemplary style...

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


September 2018

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

news category


Related Categories:

Advanced Search