At least 18 people were killed and 51 injured when the roof of a factory collapsed near the eastern Pakistani city of Lahore, officials said, with around a hundred more still trapped.
A Shymkent businessman is launching a factory that will produce 100,000 pairs of shoes a year.
President Nursultan Nazarbayev has launched a plant for production of sulfuric acid during the national teleconference dedicated to industrialization program.
Mare’s milk will be used in production of beauty care products in Akmola Oblast.
A sugar factory with a capacity of 100 thousand tons per season will be built in Almaty Oblast.
Belgium has a new treat for visitors: a museum dedicated to the confectionary featuring a Willy Wonka-style factory.
Several new plants are to be built in Aktobe Oblast in western Kazakhstan, including one to produce oil products of higher quality.
A Chinese factory that supplies Apple with parts has been operating with violations of basic standards for health, safety and environmental protection.
Shanghai has shut a factory of US food provider OSI Group for selling out-of-date meat to restaurant giants including McDonald's and KFC, authorities said Monday in China's latest food safety scandal.
General Motors will invest $740 million in Argentina through 2016 on its first South American factory turning out aluminum motors, Buenos Aires announced.
Steel rods plant Evraz Caspian Steel has been unveiled in Kostanay.
A poisonous gas leak at one of India's largest steel plants killed six people overnight and injured 31 others, a factory official said.
8 people have been injured in an explosion at the Flour and Combine Fodder Factory in Kazakhstan's Semey.
A massive blaze broke out in a firecracker factory Saturday in central India, killing at least 15 people, local media said.
A nearly two-week strike at a huge shoe factory in southern China appears to have ended after the Taiwan-backed company agreed to meet some of the workers' demands, including raising their living allowance and benefit payments.
Most survivors of the Bangladesh factory collapse that killed 1,138 garment workers are still too traumatised or injured to work 12 months after the tragedy, AFP reports according to a survey.
Tens of thousands of workers were on strike Wednesday at a factory in southern China which makes shoes for Nike and Adidas, rights groups and a worker said.
Russia on Friday launched a criminal investigation into breaches of hygiene at a cheese factory after footage of bare-chested workers bathing in vats of milk went viral on the Internet.
Employees of the Ekibastuz-based PromMashKomplekt plant can lose their jobs.
Honda unveiled a second factory in Mexico, seeking to capitalize on the nation's rising power in the sector and strengthen the Japanese car giant's foothold in North America.
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