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Cement makers plead for loan moratorium...

Cement makers plead for loan moratorium...

Business

Thu, Dec 24 2020

If extended, the industry, as well as the economy, could strongly recover from the pandemic's fallout,...

Foreign rights groups question Accord’s...

Foreign rights groups question Accord’s...

Business

Thu, Dec 24 2020

BGMEA made false claims and unsubstantiated commitments to Building Safety in Bangladesh, says Clean...

Cement makers still on slippery...

Cement makers still on slippery...

Business

Thu, Dec 24 2020

The sector's business returned to some extent since the reopening of the economy on May 30 but the...

VAS bar on Robi, Banglalink lifted

VAS bar on Robi, Banglalink lifted

Business

Tue, Dec 22 2020

'The operators acknowledged they were in the wrong'

European retailers cancelling orders...

European retailers again cancel...

Business

Sat, Dec 19 2020

Mindful of the bad press the last time, the retailers are handling the situation very diplomatically...

42% garment workers yet to receive...

42% garment workers yet to receive...

Business

Thu, Dec 17 2020

About 1.4 million of the total workers working in the garment sector did not receive government...

Working poverty was going down, until...

Working poverty was going down, until...

Business

Wed, Dec 16 2020

With the new wage structure in several sectors including RMG, agriculture, leather and tea, its workers’...

Garment sector not luring in female...

Garment sector not luring in female...

Business

Tue, Dec 15 2020

'Previously, female workers were mostly engaged in works such as marking, levelling and spin...

WANTED: SHORTER LEAD TIME

WANTED: SHORTER LEAD TIME

Business

Thu, Dec 10 2020

In the era of e-commerce and fast fashion, Bangladesh’s long lead time could become a

The 8th Five-year Plan must address...

8th 5-year Plan must address past...

Economy

Wed, Dec 9 2020

Say experts at a dialogue organised by CPD

Garment makers call for another rescue...

Garment makers call for another rescue...

Business

Tue, Dec 8 2020

Also requested for a deadline extension of two to five years, with a one-year grace period, for repaying...

Apparel exporters dealt a fresh blow:...

Apparel exporters dealt a fresh...

Business

Sun, Dec 6 2020

After order cuts and lower prices from buyers, they have a fresh problem at hand

Exports just about holding up against...

Exports just about holding up against...

Economy

Fri, Dec 4 2020

Receipts up slightly in November to $3.1b

Beximco Pharma's mosquito repellent...

Beximco's mosquito repellent arrives...

Business

Fri, Dec 4 2020

In November, which is not the usual season for dengue, the health authorities recorded 47% of the total...

Bangladeshi suppliers of Debenhams,...

Suppliers on pins and needles over...

Business

Wed, Dec 2 2020

The garment exporters are owed upwards of $84 million by the three companies and are in a state of suspense...

‘Our vision is to be among the world’s...

‘Our vision is to be among the world’s...

Business

Sun, Nov 29 2020

Says Walton MD Golam Murshed in an interview recently

Arcadia’s Bangladeshi suppliers are...

Arcadia edges towards collapse

Economy

Sun, Nov 29 2020

British billionaire Philip Green’s high-street retail empire Arcadia is preparing to enter...

Pandemic has left pizza’s sales growth...

Pandemic has left pizza’s sales growth...

Commerce

Fri, Nov 27 2020

Sales from takeaway and delivery channels are not making up for the slump in footfall in

Tax policy getting in the way of a thriving...

Tax policy getting in the way of a thriving...

Economy

Tue, Nov 24 2020

'Some of the policies are so regressive and interfering to business'