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|MOU Signed with Shanghai Textile Technology Development Centre (STTDC)|
HKRITA signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with the Shanghai Textile Technology Development Centre (STTDC) in Shanghai on 27 July 2011. Under the MOU, HKRITA will join hands with the STTDC to conduct R&D projects to solve practical issues facing the textiles and clothing companies in Shanghai and Hong Kong. Ms. Chen Zhen, Vice Director of STTDC and Dr K C Ho, Director, Research and Development of HKRITA signed the memorandum on behalf of the two organisations.
With a pool of distinguished academics and R&D experts, STTDC has developed a number of successful research projects. Their deliverables have been widely adopted by the industry in areas like Shanghai, Yangtze Delta Region and Pearl River Delta Region. The research focus of both HKRITA and the STTDC covers new materials, new textiles and clothing technologies, and the two organisations will explore collaboration in this area. Besides, the research strength of the STTDC also includes advanced material technology and textile dyeing and finishing technology.