London, England, October 25--An Iran Small Industries Organization official said that fine Persian carpet has lost some of its international markets due to state negligence.
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Norwich, England, October 22--Two paintings expected to make the highest prices at a Norfolk auction were unexpectedly upstaged today – by a carpet, according to EDP24.
New York, October 21-- The Conference Board announced today that the U.S. leading index decreased 0.1 percent, the coincident index increased 0.2 percent and the lagging index remained unchanged in September.
Melbourne, Australia, October 20--Ceramic tile maker Johnson Tiles is closing most of its manufacturing operations in Australia, resulting in the loss of 60 jobs from its Bayswater factory in Melbourne's outer east.
Lahore, Pakistan October 19—Pakistan carpet exports in the first quarter (July-September) period of the current fiscal year have shown a substantial increase both in dollar and rupee terms as compared to the same period last year.
London, England, October 18---A carpet recently stolen from the Carpet Museum of Iran was discovered by the police near the museum in Tehran this week and returned to the museum, Mehr News Agency (MNA) reported.
Vancouver, BC, October 14-- Lower U.S. prices on quality bamboo flooring could result from BuildDirect’s new wholesale channel for bamboo floor coverings.
NEW ZEALAND, October 13--Feltex Carpets says it made a $4.5 million profit in the three months to September 30 and is on track to meet its targeted net profit of $28.6 million for this financial year, according to www.stuff.co.nz
Millersville, MD, October 12 -- More than 250 restoration contractors convened in Philadelphia September 9-11 for the ASCR All Kinds of Contents, Damage, and Solutions meeting.
Berlin, Germany, October 6-- Drugmaker Bayer AG on Wednesday announced plans to spin off chemicals and polymers business Lanxess at the beginning of next year, a move designed to help it focus on health care and other core activities.