Portugal: IMF Staff concluding Statement of the Seventh Post-Programme Monitoring Mission and economic facts

Today’s Newsletter is giving you the last economic situationon Portugal since we published a special Newsletter on Portugal’s Textile andClothing Industry. With this, we accomplish to let you have a complete dossier,also with the latest economic facts of the country, which might help tocomplete your planning activities with that country A Concluding Statement describes the … More Portugal: IMF Staff concluding Statement of the Seventh Post-Programme Monitoring Mission and economic facts

U.S. Millennials didn’t kill the Economy – The Economy killed Millennials

The American system has thrown them into debt, depressedtheir wages, kept them from buying homes—and then blamed them for everything. When a staid American institution is declared dead, the newsmedia like to haul the same usual suspect before the court of public opinion:the Millennial generation. The 80 million–plus people born in the United States between … More U.S. Millennials didn’t kill the Economy – The Economy killed Millennials

Worth Reading

Changing world of work needs new jobs strategy, says OECD Governments need to do more to help workers and firms adapt to the fast-changing world of work and drive inclusive growth, according to the new OECD Jobs Strategy. New evidence in the report reveals that countries that promote job quantity, quality and inclusiveness – such … More Worth Reading

Swedish fashion chains join forces in the Swedish Textile Initiative for Climate Actions

The aim is to create better industry conditions for the important work of reducing climate impact KappAhl, H&M and Peak Performance support the UN’s ”Fashion Industry Charter on Climate Action” – committing to reduce their climate impact by 30 % by 2030. To achieve key sustainability goals industry cooperation is needed. With the initiative “Swedish … More Swedish fashion chains join forces in the Swedish Textile Initiative for Climate Actions

Kana Matsunami x Véronique Moriez – A Lingerie collaboration with an essence of French and Tokyo culture

When the chic minimalism of Japan meets the expertise of French corsetry, we realize a refined and artistic Lingerie collaboration with delicate materials full of character. The meeting of Kana Matsunami, Japanese designer of ready-to-wear fashion and jewelry, and Véronique Moriez, Parisian Lingerie designer and colourist, in 2016 led to the conception of expanding Kana’s … More Kana Matsunami x Véronique Moriez – A Lingerie collaboration with an essence of French and Tokyo culture

Lenzing supports industry initiatives to accelerate results in the race against climate change

Private sector addresses the UNFCCC conference urging greater collaboration WEF’s open letter signed by 50 CEOs of major global business offer fast-track solutions Fashion Industry Charter for Climate Action increases awareness along the whole value chain Lenzing Group changes from coal-fired boilers to gas-fired boilers in China REFIBRA™ technology of Lenzing Group one of leading … More Lenzing supports industry initiatives to accelerate results in the race against climate change