• British Fashion Council launches Models First initiative

    11 monthes ago - By Fashion United

    The British Fashion Council has announced that it will be taking a
    “leading role” in helping to set ‘best practice' for the modelling industry and lobbying to remove barriers for models to work in the UK, with a particular focus on visa regulation and Brexit with the launch of its
    Models First initiative.
    The initiative coincides with the launch of a newly formed organisation established by leading model agencies in the UK, the British Fashion Model
    Agency Association , which will take the place of the Association of
    Model Agencies and will see the British Fashion Council taking a...
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  • Saudi Arabia Takes Lead Role at Arab Fashion Council

    Saudi Arabia Takes Lead Role at Arab Fashion Council

    11 monthes ago - By WWD

    LONDON - The Arab Fashion Council is opening a new regional office in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia in a bid to develop a sustainable fashion infrastructure in the country, WWD has learned.
    An announcement is expected today.
    The nonprofit organization, which represents 22 Arab countries, is spearheading a long-term strategy that aims to fuel the growth of the fashion industry across the Arab world and cement the region's position as a major market.
    The council's initiatives range from design to manufacturing, retail, education and commerce. Its agenda in Saudi Arabia is focused on supporting local...
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