Supporting Gogos to support young parents would be the most cost-effective way of repairing our broken social fabric, writes Mamphela Ramphele.
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SA luxury brands Okapi and MaXhosa by Laduma have collaborated with musician Riky Rick in London.
The company's biggest challenge at the moment is keeping up with local demand, and finding skilled staff to operate its machinery.
The third largest trade show organiser in the world is taking over the South African clothing, textile and footwear trade shows Source Africa and ATF.
Top textile executive Herman Pillay is working hard to invigorate the sector.
Passionate about Africa and her adopted city of Johannesburg, Maria McCloy’s vision is to promote the beauty of African aesthetics through her unique fashion accessories.
The UK’s decision to exit Europe’s common market could hurt Mauritius’ apparel export earnings by about a 10th, in line with the rupee’s appreciation against the pound.
In a new push to revive the local textile industry hard hit by cheap Chinese imports in the late 1990s, Sactwu will this week host the 2016 Clothing, Textile and Leather Imbizo.
From ready-to-wear knits manufactured instantly to customised dresses produced on inkjet printers, Japan's apparel industry is turning to state-of-the-art technology in a bold bid to cut labour costs and secure its future.
Cambodian garment workers are to get a salary rise of $23 per month, taking their minimum wage to $123, if the government accepts the proposal.
Frances van Hasselt is breathing new life into the mohair textile industry with her unique handcrafted mohair rugs.
Female entrepreneurs need to start thinking beyond fashion design if they want to tap into the clothing and textile industry, says an Industrial Development Corporation dealmaker.
Labour and business in the clothing, textile, footwear and leather sectors are deeply concerned about the impact of downgrades on the industry.
There is hope for the troubled local textile industry as wool manufacturers experience a turn for the better.
The 18th International Apparel, Textile and Footwear Import Trade Exhibition takes place in the Cape Town International Convention Centre this week.
The Department of Trade and Industry has injected about R3.5bn into the clothing and textile industry, leading to the retention of about 65 000 jobs and the creation of about 7 000 new ones.
We look at the effects of industry protection on a country’s economy. Is it damaging or not? If implemented correctly, as with the Asian tigers, such policies can be liberating.
Tina Retief explains how hubs like Cape Town's Bree Street or Johannesburg’s Maboneng Precinct creates an opportunity for local businesses to succeed.
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