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China’s Problems Impact Global Sources Fair

The event at AsiaWorld-Expo hosts three shows under one roof – fashion accessories and footwear, fashion apparel and fabrics, and underwear and swimwear.

Cheerleaders' uniforms could end up providing the fashion industry with tighter design copyright protection.

Supreme Court to Hear Copyright Challenge With Fashion Implications

The Supreme Court agreed to hear a case that could have implications for copyright protections in the fashion industry.

The Panama Canal expansion is near completion.

China COSCO Wins Draw for First Transit Through Expanded Panama Canal

More than 100 Neopanamax vessel reservations have been made for commercial transit.

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Parliamentary Committees Move Ahead With Inquiries Into BHS Collapse

Work and Pensions Committee Publishes Letter to Sir Philip Green

Treasury Declines to Cite China as a Currency Manipulator

Five countries come close to being eligible for enhanced exchange rate monitoring.

A cargo ship.

U.S., EU Remain Committed to Completing T-TIP This Year

U.S., EU negotiators cite progress in talks on tariff elimination, regulatory harmony and customs and trade facilitation.

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New China Law on NGOs Could Impact Multinational Firms

Observers say that foreign companies need to pay heed to the law, especially if they have forged or plan to forge partnerships with NGOs.

USTR Michael Froman

Sri Lanka Seeks U.S. Market Access as Countries Sign Action Plan

U.S. and Sri Lanka sign a joint action plan to boost bilateral trade and investment.

India's Pratibha Syntex fabric mill.

World Bank: China’s Rising Costs Could Create 1.2 Million Apparel Jobs in India

The report predicted that as wages increase, China, the largest apparel manufacturer, is expected to slowly relinquish its lead position in the global apparel market.