Conference of the European Sector Council on Education Training & Employment in the Textile Clothing and Leather industries
Conference of the European Sector Council on Education Training & Employment in the Textile Clothing and Leather industries:Towards a post-2012 development strategyStakeholders in the Textile, Clothing and Leather sectors gather to review the outcomes of one year’s coordination effort at European level to address skills development in this vital industry of the European economy.A series of seven recommendations, based on three analytical reports, have been shared among stakeholders, highlighting the continued need for cooperation in the field, and pledging an enlarged participation to...
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e-Business & Moda - eBIZ gathers business cases and perspectives on digital communications for fashion in Spain.
Brief summary of event, discussions and further information
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EURATEX PROMOTES THE GROWING ROLE OF THE EUROPEAN TECHNICAL TEXTILES APPLICATIONS IN ISTANBUL
EURATEX and the Turkish Textile Employers Association (TTEA) jointly organised the first EURATEX Convention on "The Future of Technical Textiles” attended by more 300 participants
Press Release - Innovation for Textile Resource Efficiency
Large potential for greater energy, water and material efficiency in the European textile and clothing industry
EURATEX STRONGLY DISAPPOINTED WITH PAKISTAN’S WAIVER APPROVAL
Regretably and in spite of all the economic and factual arguments provided by the EU Textile and Clothing Industry against the Pakistan Waiver the European Parliament has decided this week to approve the Waiver.
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EURATEX REQUESTS THE EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT TO REJECT THE PAKISTAN WAIVER
For more than two years the EU Textile and Clothing Industry has been fighting against an unilateral political decision that deliberatly undermines the interests of a whole sector
Europe must shape its industrial policy to emerge stronger from the current economic and financial crisis
The European industries, working together within the Alliance for a Competitive European Industry, have just met Commission President Mr. Barroso to stress the central role that European industry can and should play in Europe’s economic recovery.
European manufacturing and creative industries react to European Parliament vote on ACTA
Europe’s innovative manufacturing and creative industries consider that today’s vote by the European Parliament will be damaging for European intellectual property, jobs and the economy.
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The future Communication on the Fashion Industry should bring tangible and focused actions to the benefit of our SMEs
European Commission Vice-President Antonio Tajani, responsible for Industry and Entrepreneurship, together with a selected number of CEOs of the Europe’s biggest fashion companies gathered in an informal High–Level Group.
Press Release - The EU technical textile industry is a key development field for Europe
The EU technical textile industry is a key development field for Europe, able to service world market(s) of more than 100 billions € provided true worldwide market access is guaranteed and innovation is fostered in EU.
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