Government and Trade

Emanuel Chirico

Government and Trade

CEO Talks: Emanuel Chirico of PVH Corp.

“I don’t even think [the border adjustment tax] is truly a tax. It’s another duty. It’s another tariff on top of [existing tariffs.]”

clock March 7, 2017Kristi Ellis

Algo SA fur coat

Government and Trade

Trade Show Designers Mull Burgeoning Trump Effect

Designers were split at recent New York trade shows, with some hoping to dress the First Lady as others blamed President Trump for smaller buys.

clock March 6, 2017Kali Hays


Government and Trade

Apparel Industry on Edge Over Trump, GOP Trade Plans

The implications of the proposed border adjustment tax and the threat to renegotiate or scrap the North American Free Trade Agreement has executives agitated.

clock March 3, 2017Arthur Friedman

Copyright 2017 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed without permission.Mandatory Credit: Photo by Pablo Martinez Monsivais/AP/REX/Shutterstock (8445162az)President Donald Trump gestures towards democrats while addressing a joint session of Congress on Capitol Hill in WashingtonTrump Speech, Washington, USA - 28 Feb 2017

Government and Trade

A Tamer Trump Drives Wall Street

The Dow Jones Industrial Average soared to new heights after President Trump delivered a ‘presidential’ address to Congress.

clock March 2, 2017Evan Clark

Kellyanne Conway, Donal Trump presidency

Government and Trade

White House Defends ‘Buy Ivanka’ TV Plug as Inadvertent

Counsel for the White House said an internal investigation of Kellyanne Conway’s TV comments urging shoppers to buy Ivanka Trump’s line lacked intent and “nefarious motive.”

clock March 1, 2017Kali Hays

A visual from Red, a Chinese social e-commerce startup.

Government and Trade

China February Manufacturing Data Outstrips Expectations

China’s PMI showed the country’s manufacturing sector grew faster than anticipated in the month of February.

clock March 1, 2017Nyima Pratten

Government and Trade

U.S. Ambassador Blasts Bangladesh Over Apparel Labor Issues

The Dhaka Apparel Summit saw sharp criticism of the Bangladesh government over labor rights.

clock March 1, 2017Mayu Saini

Donald J. Trump US President Donald J. Trump address Joint Session of Congress, Washington, USA - 28 Feb 2017US President Donald J. Trump delivers his first address to a joint session of Congress from the floor of the House of Representatives in Washington, DC, USA, 28 February 2017. Traditionally the first address to a joint session of Congress by a newly-elected president is not referred to as a State of the Union.

Government and Trade

Trump Doubles Down on Pledge of Tax Cuts, Plans for ‘Fair Trade’

The President briefly touched on taxes and trade during a sweeping address to a joint session of Congress.

clock March 1, 2017Kali Hays


Government and Trade

Supply Chain Undeterred in Environmental Efforts

There is some concern that advances will be counteracted by action to roll back environmental protections and laws by the Trump administration.

clock February 27, 2017Arthur Friedman

Government and Trade

Alibaba Says Counterfeiters Have a 0.7 Percent Conviction Rate

The online giant also issued a public appeal for stronger law enforcement measures and harsher penalties for counterfeiters.

clock February 27, 2017Tiffany Ap

Government and Trade

Bangladesh to Reinstate Jailed Workers

After international pressure, the authorities agreed to free jailed workers on the eve of an apparel summit in Dhaka.

clock February 24, 2017Mayu Saini

MOL Benefactor

Government and Trade

Retailers Urge Labor, Management to Avoid One-Day Port Shutdown

Thousands of companies rely on East Coast and Gulf Coast ports.

clock February 23, 2017Arthur Friedman

A Made in New York Campus is Planted in Brooklyn

Government and Trade

Fashion Industry Plays Role in NYC Job Growth

New York has seen strong job growth in recent years with initiatives to spur further gains, and the fashion industry is playing a key role.

clock February 23, 2017Arthur Friedman

The TFA is aimed at speeding up the shipment of goods across borders.

Government and Trade

WTO Trade Facilitation Agreement Ratified

The agreement seeks to expedite the movement, release and clearance of goods across borders.

clock February 22, 2017Arthur Friedman

Carlo Capasa, Livia Firth and Michele Scannavini

Government and Trade

First Italian Green Carpet Fashion Awards Set for September

The Awards will be held on Sept. 24 during Milan Fashion Week at the La Scala theater.

clock February 22, 2017Luisa Zargani

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