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v. 1) to create something. 2) to sign a check, promissory note, bill of exchange or some other note which guarantees, promises or orders payment of money. (See: maker, check, promissory note, bill of exchange)

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TO MAKE. English law. To perform or execute; as to make his law, is to perform that law which a man had bound himself to do; that is, to clear himself of an action commenced against him, by his oath, and the oaths of his neighbors. Old Nat. Br. 161. To make default, is to fail to appear in proper time. To make oath, is to swear according to the form prescribed by law.

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I think that now the "myth and phobia" stands fully exposed and the government and other agencies can realize the importance of patronizing the home-textile, particularly towels and made-ups.
During this period, exports of cotton textiles (raw cotton, yarn, fabrics, and made-ups) touched USD 6235 million as compared to USD 4917 million in 2017-18.
Under the scheme, for textile garments, the rates were lowered to 4pc from 7pc; textile made-ups to 3pc from 6pc; processed fabric 2pc from 5pc, respectively.
Lahoti pointed out that as India was blessed with the entire textile value chain, a holistic and integrated approach needs to be adopted so that all the segments in the value chain like yarn, fabrics, made-ups get the benefit of the tax and incentive benefits.
After phasing out of textile quota regime Pakistan's export of woven and knitted made-ups could not be increased substantially because of using outdated stitching and knitting machines.
The company manufactures and exports made-ups and cotton fabric.
The ratings reflect the firm's long track record, vast experience of the promoters in manufacturing silk fabrics and made-ups, the client base including famous brands such as Laura Ashley and John Lewis, the offering of niche products and new designs on a continuous basis and low gearing levels due to very low working capital utilisation.
The range of our textile exports comprises: Cotton yarn, cotton fabrics and made-ups including towels, hosiery, knitwear and Readymade Garments.
'The shortage has already pushed hydrogen peroxide prices higher and if the government does not take any action, a large scale shut-down of the processing industry is inevitable, thereby affecting exports of textile fabrics and made-ups,' Mr Parekh added.
The viability of the textile industry is required to be restored immediately before the adverse impact of the situation trickles down to agriculture, made-ups and closing sector, he added.
They also appreciated the trading community role in preparation of LCCI budget proposals and said that PIAF-Alliance had decided to give special focus on solar energy, halal food, textiles and textile made-ups, pharmaceuticals, chemicals, high tech engineering, footwear and embroidery sectors during the year to ensure an early economic turnaround.