Friday, 18 Rabiul Awwal 1441 / 15 November 2019

Friday, 18 Rabiul Awwal 1441 / 15 November 2019

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Textile industry asked to secure domestic market

Wednesday, 27 Apr 2016 22:08 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Industry Minister Saleh Husin asked the country's textile industrialists to secure domestic market while looking for expansion of export market."We must secure domination of the domestic...

China to invest in Indonesian textile industry

Monday, 30 Nov 2015 14:04 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Indonesia was still considered to be an attractive country for Chinese investors to invest in textile industry and textile products (TPT). "From the data, the value...

Minister: Vietnam is biggest threat for Indonesia in textile sector

Friday, 09 Oct 2015 20:33 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Trade Minister Thomas T. Lembong said on Friday that Vietnam would pose the biggest threat and competition to Indonesia in the textile and shoe industry after...

Bali's exports of textiles up 8.43 percent

Sunday, 01 Mar 2015 15:18 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, DENPASAR -- Bali's earned US$5.44 million from the exports of textiles and textile products (TPT) in January 2015, up 8.43 percent from December 2014."The export value, however, shrank...

Indonesia and Italy sign agreement on textile industry

Friday, 12 Dec 2014 20:14 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Indonesia signed Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on industry with Italy. The agreement, signed by Indonesia's Ministry of Trade and Italy's Ministry of Economic Development, is aimed...

At least 30 designers participate in 2014 Batam International Fashion Week

Thursday, 27 Nov 2014 22:59 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, BATAM -- The organizing committee of the 2014 Batam International Fashion Week, which began on November 27 and will go on till November 30, featured 30 designers, including...

Indonesia's exports of non oil and gas commodities increase

Tuesday, 04 Nov 2014 23:58 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA - Indonesia's exports of commodities other than oil and gas rose 6.5 percent in value to 12.7 billion USD in September this year month-on-month. "The increase in the...

Surabaya to host Asian Fashion Week

Friday, 08 Aug 2014 22:05 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, SURABAYA - Surabaya, East Java would host the Asian Fashion Week (AFW) 2014 from August 14 to 18, chief executive officer (CEO) of AFW, Arwin Sharma, said, Friday....

28 local designers participate in Indonesia Moslem Fashion Week 2014

Wednesday, 16 Jul 2014 17:59 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA - At least twenty eight designers will participate Indonesia Moslem Fashion Week (IMFW) 2014. This event will be held on July 18-20 at Trans Luxury Hotel, Bandung,...

Surabaya to host Asian Fashion Week

Wednesday, 14 May 2014 14:26 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, SURABAYA - Surabaya will host the Asian Fashion Week 2014 at Ciputra World on August 15-16, 2014. President and CEO Group Fashion Week, Arwin Sharma said that initially...

President opens Inacraft 2014

Wednesday, 23 Apr 2014 17:03 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA - President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono, in the company of First Lady Ani Yudhoyono, opened the 16th Jakarta International Handicraft Trade Fair, Inacraft 2014, at the Jakarta Convention...

Batik with Indramayu patterns attract Japanese consumers

Thursday, 19 Sep 2013 12:00 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, INDRAMAYU - The export demands for batik from northern coast of Java, especially Indramayu regency, West Java, are increasing. One of the country destinations is Japan. "Many Japanese consumers...

Indonesia's Muslim fashion to go global

Saturday, 27 Jul 2013 00:30 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA – Indonesia’s Muslim fashion has stolen attention attention at international level. Three Indonesian designers, namely Dian Pelangi, Jenahara and Nur Zahra will penetrate their market abroad. "We have...

The beauty of Pelembang songket

Sunday, 26 May 2013 00:41 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, Palembang songket, the interwoven fabric from South Sumatra, is usually worn as saroong in traditional ceremony including marriage ceremony. The wearers are including the bride, dancers, and also...

Indonesia and Australia share a common love in batik

Thursday, 09 May 2013 20:51 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA - Recently three respected figures from Australia's textile and craft world were in Semarang to attend the inaugural Semarang International Batik and Craft Festival. With Indonesians, they...

Indonesian Muslim apparel attracts consumers in Morocco

Monday, 06 May 2013 20:59 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, LONDON - Indonesian Muslim apparel has attracted Moroccan consumers and visitors in an exhibition on Indonesia`s handicraft products held in Rabat, Morocco, April 29 - May 5, an...

Tower Bersama Infrastructure builds Batik House in Pekalongan

Sunday, 21 Apr 2013 23:18 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA - PT Tower Bersama Infrastructure (TBIG), one of the nation's largest telecommunications tower operator, built Batik House, a center for training and developing batik, at Wiradesa Village...

Indonesian batik exhibited in France

Saturday, 30 Mar 2013 23:16 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, LONDON - People in France now can enjoy batik as the Indonesian patterned fabric is exhibited in Saint-Jacques Gallery in Saint Quentin on March 27 to May 12.  The...

Palembang seeks fashion market in Middle East

Sunday, 24 Mar 2013 22:49 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, PALEMBANG - Fashion industry in South Sumatera eyes the market in Middle East as government tries to enhance fashion industry as an effort to expand export commodity from...

Indonesian textile export depends on Japan

Friday, 22 Mar 2013 22:27 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, BANDUNG - Indonesian export of textile and its products depends on demand from Japan. The textile export value could reach 13 billion USD or similar to the last...

Paoman batik artisans ready to meet European demand

Sunday, 17 Mar 2013 22:24 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, INDRAMAYU - Some artisans of Paoman batik, a typical pattern of North of Java Beach (Pantura), Indramayu, West Java, are ready to meet European market demand such as...

Pekalongan to hold Night Batik Fashion

Friday, 08 Mar 2013 18:10 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, PEKALONGAN - Pekalongan city administration will hold "Night Batik Fashion" in April to promote batik nationally and internationally. The event is also an effort to promote Pekalongan as...

The comeback of Iwan Tirta

Tuesday, 19 Feb 2013 19:43 WIB

The renown Indonesian batik designer, Iwan Tirta, once said, "Batik should always be worn to keep its meaning alive." It has been three years since Iwan Tirta died at...

Four international designers to promote Indonesian fashion

Tuesday, 05 Feb 2013 21:21 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA - Four international designers will participate in Indonesia Fashion Week (IFW) 2013 and help promoting Indonesian fashion in their countries. "We invite four celebrity designers from World Fashion...

Minister: No decision on Trans Pacific Partnership yet

Thursday, 31 Jan 2013 18:38 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -  Indonesia has not made a full assessment of Free Trade Agreement (FTA) with the Trans Pacific Partnership (TPP). Minister of Trade, Gita Wirjawan, said TPP was...

Sasambo, batik from Lombok

Sunday, 09 Dec 2012 22:40 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, MATARAM - Lombok Island located in West Nusa Tenggara (NTB) has a distinct batik named as sasambo. Sasambo derives from three big tribes in Lombok. Sa from Sasak tribe,...

UAE could be the entrance for Indonesian product in the region

Thursday, 29 Nov 2012 20:15 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, DUBAI - United Arab Emirates (UAE) was potential to be the entrance of Indonesian export to Middle East countries, namely Oman, Qatar, Iran and Pakistan, Indonesian Vice Minister of...

The Body Shop collaborates with Indonesian designer in JFW 2013

Tuesday, 13 Nov 2012 21:00 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA - British cosmetic retailer The Body Shop collaborates with Indonesian designer, Lenny Agustin, for Jakarta Fashion Week (JFW) 2013. Agustin is very proud to work with such a...

Indonesia no more exporting polyester

Thursday, 04 Oct 2012 19:45 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA - Indonesian Government will stop exporting polyester due to insufficient supply for local demand. Several small and medium industries (SMI), mainly textile industry, complain the shortage of supply...

Batik Campur Sari, when classic meets modern

Saturday, 21 Apr 2012 21:59 WIB

Omah Batik Sekar Turi in Sleman, Yogyakarta mixes the pattern of classic batik with modern named Batik Campur Sari. “We hope Batik Campur Sari become a specialty from Sleman...