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19 Bangladeshi workers arrested over...

19 Bangladeshis arrested over unrest...

South Asia

Sat, Jul 4 2020

During the unrest, the infuriated group of expatriate workers had even inflicted damage on property and...

Bangladeshi workers strike over unfair...

Bangladeshi workers strike over unfair...

Foreign Affairs

Wed, May 20 2020

Workers are getting less by being paid in Lebanese pounds instead of dollars

224 more Bangladeshi workers deported...

224 more Bangladeshi workers deported...

Bangladesh

Sun, Jan 19 2020

Last year, around 57% of all overseas Bangladeshi employment were in Saudi Arabia, BMET data showed

Saudi Arabia deports another batch of...

Saudi Arabia deports another batch of...

Dhaka

Wed, Jan 8 2020

In the first week of the new year, 767 workers were sent back home

Female migrant worker demands severe...

Female migrant worker demands severe...

Nation

Fri, Nov 29 2019

This is the second time a female Bangladeshi worker has returned from KSA in a month, following Sumi...

130 Bangladeshi workers sent back home...

130 Bangladeshi workers sent back home...

Bangladesh

Fri, Oct 4 2019

A flight carrying the workers landed at Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport on Thursday

Ethnicity pay gap: Bangladeshi workers...

Ethnicity pay gap: Bangladeshi workers...

Europe

Wed, Jul 10 2019

Bangladeshi and Pakistani workers earned 20.2% and 16.9% per hour including overtime less than their...

Is the job market in Saudi Arabia shrinking...

Is the job market in Saudi Arabia shrinking...

Nation

Thu, Oct 18 2018

Meanwhile, more than 1,500 Bangladeshi female workers—who used to work as domestic help—have...

63 Bangladeshi workers deported from...

63 Bangladeshi workers deported from...

Migration

Mon, Oct 15 2018

The workers, who had been sent with worker visas reportedly by Bangladeshi-based Catharsis International...

The evil cardigan

The evil cardigan

Tashfia Ahmed

Mon, Oct 8 2018

What is the true cost of the clothes we wear?

Hiring of Bangladeshi workers: Malaysia...

Hiring of Bangladeshi workers: Malaysia...

World

Thu, Aug 16 2018

Since late 2016, more than 10,000 Bangladeshi workers have gone to Malaysia via 10 agent systems

Will Bangladesh ensure safe return of...

Will Bangladesh ensure safe return of...

Bangladesh

Sat, Jul 7 2018

The total includes 399 illegal immigrants from Bangladesh, 164 from Indonesia, 157 from the Philippines,...

2 Bangladeshis die in Saudi factory...

2 Bangladeshis die in Saudi factory...

Bangladesh

Tue, Jun 19 2018

The victims’ family members say the bodies will be returned home soon

Study: 81% Bangladeshi workers forced...

Study: 81% Bangladeshi workers forced...

Bangladesh

Mon, May 28 2018

Of the total survey participants, 15.7% had fallen into the traps of human traffickers and

Car accident kills 2 Bangladeshis in...

Car accident kills 2 Bangladeshis in...

Bangladesh

Thu, Mar 29 2018

According to the police, the driver lost control of the vehicle

Kuwait reinstates ban on Bangladeshi...

Kuwait reinstates ban on Bangladeshi...

Foreign Affairs

Mon, Mar 5 2018

The decision stems from irregularities and abuses by traffickers as well as an excess of work and residency...

Govt sets target to send 1,200,000 Bangladeshi...

Govt sets target to send 1,200,000 Bangladeshi...

Economy

Wed, Jan 10 2018

The Ministry of Expatriates' Welfare and Overseas Employment is working to explore new destinations for...

Why are Bangladeshis in Singapore getting...

Why are Bangladeshis in Singapore getting...

Crime

Sat, Oct 21 2017

Bangladeshi counter-terrorism officials are planning to visit Singapore to find the root of the...

Minister: No more Bangladeshi workers...

Minister: No more Bangladeshi workers...

Bangladesh

Mon, Jul 17 2017

Kuala Lumpur is considering to hire 22,000 more Bangladeshi workers through G2G basis

Four Bangladeshi workers die from heat...

Four Bangladeshi workers die from heat...

Around the Web

Sun, Jun 4 2017

The workers have an 11-hour workday with just an hour of respite in between.

'A $5 shirt at source level retailed...

'A $5 shirt at source level retailed...

Business

Sun, Apr 23 2017

'The country’s garment sector operates in a deeply unjust global value chain where a $5 shirt made in...