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A dream that withstood disaster

A dream that withstood disaster

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Mon, May 6 2013

The story of Rabeya is not unlike the stories of the hundreds of people who lost their lives or limbs...

Work permit transfer for Bangladeshi...

Work permit transfer for Bangladeshi...

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Sun, May 5 2013

Saudi ministers have assured visiting Bangladesh foreign minister of facilitating the process of iqama...

BAIRA expresses concern over proposed...

BAIRA expresses concern over proposed...

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Sun, May 5 2013

Bangladesh Association of International Recruiting Agencies (Baira) has expressed concern over the...

Engage with Bangladesh, do not boycott-...

Engage with Bangladesh, do not boycott-...

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Sun, May 5 2013

Houngbo said it is time for Bangladesh to act strongly and for international buyers to refrain from...

Bangladesh likely to lose labour market...

Bangladesh likely to lose labour market...

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Sat, May 4 2013

The BMET website data shows a total of 14,967 workers went to Oman in January 2013 The government...

ILO expects a way forward by Saturday:...

ILO expects a way forward by Saturday:...

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Fri, May 3 2013

‘Consider this tragedy as a new beginning’ Visiting Deputy Director General (DDG)...

Pope condemns 'slave labour' conditions...

Pope condemns 'slave labour' conditions...

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Thu, May 2 2013

Pope Francis tells private mass in Vatican of his shock at the low wages of Bangladeshi garment workers...

May Day: Rights trapped under...

May Day: Rights trapped under...

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Thu, May 2 2013

The day was observed amid despair, deep sorrow, crying and demonstrations this year Every year,...

May Day observed amid protests by...

May Day observed amid protests by...

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Wed, May 1 2013

The International Workers' Solidarity Day commemorates the historic uprising of working people...

Major buyers discuss Bangladesh...

Major buyers discuss Bangladesh...

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Wed, May 1 2013

Gap, Wal-Mart and H&M all confirmed that they attended Monday's meeting in Eschborn, a town...

Doomed factories were rushing to fill...

Doomed factories were rushing to fill...

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Wed, May 1 2013

Rana Plaza factories were under financial pressure; workers were told ‘not to miss a single...

Hasina asks apparel workers not to vandalise...

Hasina asks apparel workers not to vandalise...

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Wed, May 1 2013

She also confirmed that the government would rehabilitate injured people in Savar building collapse soon...

Child labour ban goes unheeded in...

Child labour ban goes unheeded in...

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Wed, May 1 2013

Despite a ban on child labour, bidi factories routinely engage children on nominal wage  They...

Primark, Loblaw to compensate Savar...

Primark, Loblaw to compensate Savar...

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Tue, Apr 30 2013

Compensation will include the provision of long-term aid for children who have lost parents, financial...

Recruitment of migrant workers only...

Recruitment of migrant workers only...

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Tue, Apr 30 2013

Aims to stop exploitation by middlemen and provide skills training for Bangladeshis The Government...

Baira certificate not required for recruiting...

Baira certificate not required for recruiting...

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Tue, Apr 30 2013

Aspirant private recruiting agencies will not require certification from Bangladesh Association of...

RMG workers go on rampage again

RMG workers go on rampage again

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Mon, Apr 29 2013

Workers refuse to go back to work, demand capital punishment for Sohel Rana Readymade garment...

Apparel workers likely to become more...

Apparel workers likely to become more...

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Mon, Apr 29 2013

Labour leaders responded to recent development by suggesting that workers are agitated and may burst...

Savar rescue: Live updates

Savar rescue: Live updates

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Sun, Apr 28 2013

[View the story "Updates from Storify" on Storify] 12:36pm Four people rescued from Savar ruins....

Over 6,000 workers killed in last 12...

Over 6,000 workers killed in last 12...

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Sun, Apr 28 2013

No trials were held in the last 23 years, from 1990, against garment factory owners, who were accused...

Savar tragedy could be averted if workers...

Savar tragedy could be averted if workers...

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Fri, Apr 26 2013

‘Workers’ pay among world’s lowest but government, owners and international garment...