THOSE MEMBERS WHO HAVE STILL NOT RENEWED THEIR MEMBERSHIP ARE ONCE AGAIN REQUESTED TO SEND THEIR MEMBERSHIP SUBSCRIPTION IMMEDIATELY TO AVOID CANCELLATION OF THE MEMBERSHIP.
SERVICE TAX ON SERVICES RENDERED BY THE ASSOCIATION
As you are aware, all Services such as Membership, Issue of Certificate of Origin and Settlement of Payment Default Disputes that are being rendered by the Association has now come under the ambit of Service Tax with effect from July 2012. The Association has sent Supplementary Bill for Collection of the Service Tax on the above Services to all Members of the Association.
Members are requested to send the Payment of Service Tax to the Association at the earliest.
RENEWAL OF MEMBERSHIP WITH THE ASSOCIATION
The Association has sent a Final Reminder to those Members who have not yet Renewed their Membership with the Association. The Managing Committee of the Association has taken a firm stand that if the Renewal of Subscription is not received by the Association by September 30, 2013, they shall cease to be a Member of the Association from that Date. Thus, the Association will be compelled to Stop Sending all information pertaining to Trade as well as Apparel with Immediate Effect. Any fresh Application for Membership cannot be entertained thereafter for a period of Six Months from the Date of Cessation. The Managing Committee has the right to accept or reject such an Application if received for fresh Membership. Those Members who have still not Renewed their Membership are once again requested to send their Membership Subscription immediately to avoid Cancellation of the Membership.
58TH NATIONAL GARMENT FAIR
The 58th National Garment Fair will be held between January 6-8, 2014, at the Bombay Exhibition Centre, NSE Complex, Goregaon (East), Mumbai – 400063. The Last Date for the Booking of Stalls for Participation is Thursday, December 12, 2013. The Proposed Date of Draw of Lots for Allotment of Stalls to the Exhibitors is Thursday, December 19, 2013. Members who are interested to Participate in the 58th National Garment Fair are requested to contact Mr Chandrashekar M Alate on Tel: 022-23538245, 23525168 or on the Mobile No.: 9820043875.
TEX TRENDS INDIA 2014
Tex Trends India 2014 Incorporating the 52nd India International Garment Fair will be held between January 20-22, 2014, at Pragati Maidan, New Delhi. The Association has so far forwarded 76 Applications Admeasuring an Area of 1,500 Sq. Mtrs. for Participation in the Fair to AEPC, Gurgaon. Members who are interested to Participate in the Tex Trends India 2014, are requested to contact Mr Vijay Sharma, Dy. Secretary on Tel: 022-23538245, 23525168 or on the Mobile No.:9820593780.
We are glad to inform you that the Association has decided to Organise a “Placement Mela” to give the Members an Opportunity to Meet and Recruit Fresh Talents from Leading Fashion Institutes in Mumbai and Pune. The “Placement Mela” will be held on Thursday, February 27, 2014, between 10.00 A.M and 5.00 P.M at Hall of Knowledge, Ground Floor, Nehru Centre, Dr Annie Besant Road, Worli, Mumbai – 400 018.
The following Fashion Institutes have confirmed their Participation in the “Placement Mela”.
1 B D Somani Institute of Art & Fashion Technology, Mumbai.
2 School of Fashion & Textile Division (SOFT), Pune.
3 S.N.D.T Women’s University, Mumbai.
4 Sophia Memorial Polytechnic College, Mumbai.
5 WLC College India Ltd, Mumbai.
The Association has sent a Detailed Circular along with the Confirmation of Participation Form to all Members of the Association. Members who are Interested to Participate in the “Placement Mela ” are requested to send their Confirmation of Participation Form on the Company’s Letterhead to the Association immediately on Receipt of the Circular.