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Staying on the growth path

Staying on the growth path

Editorial

Wed, Sep 4 2019

It is commendable that Bangladesh has become such a veritable economic force

EPZs receive $333.38m in FDI, $7.52b...

EPZs receive $333.38m in FDI, $7.52b...

Business

Thu, Jul 25 2019

The export earnings from all eight EPZs saw a 4.38% growth year-over-year

Mother, daughter die in slum fire near...

Mother, daughter die in slum fire near...

Nation

Tue, Jul 23 2019

The fire originated at a shanty in the slum around 7:35pm

Government to promote EZs to attract...

Government to promote EZs to attract...

Business

Mon, Jun 24 2019

The government feels economic areas are more important, where local and foreign businesses can...

Chittagong EPZ factory fire under...

Chittagong EPZ factory fire under...

Nation

Thu, May 23 2019

The extent of damage by the fire is yet to be ascertained

Narayanganj economic zone to create...

N'ganj EPZ to create employment for...

Nation

Thu, Apr 4 2019

An additional 15,000 people will be added to the workforce with future investments

Cabinet okays EPZ labour law

Cabinet okays EPZ labour law

Business

Mon, Dec 3 2018

The draft would now directly sent to President Abdul Hamid for its promulgation as an ordinance

RMG workers clash with cops in Narayanganj,...

RMG workers clash with cops in Narayanganj,...

Nation

Mon, Oct 22 2018

The clash broke out on yesterday morning

Canada expresses keen interest to invest...

Canada expresses keen interest to invest...

Business

Sun, May 20 2018

Canada has expresses its keen interest to invest in EPZs in Bangladesh. Canada has lauded

Engagement for development

Engagement for development

Opinion

Sat, Feb 10 2018

We need to settle all existing challenges on a priority basis

BEPZA International Investors Summit...

BEPZA International Investors Summit...

Bangladesh

Wed, Jan 24 2018

The achievement of the country's investments, exports and employment through BEPZA will be...

Seminar on Trade Finance Process held...

Seminar on Trade Finance Process held...

Economy

Wed, Jul 19 2017

Dhaka Export Processing Zone (DEPZ) and Standard Chartered Bank (SCB) jointly organised the seminar

Teenage Chakma girl raped by Tripura...

Teenage Chakma girl raped by Tripura...

Nation

Mon, Jul 17 2017

The rapist allegedly rendered the victim unconscious after inviting her to his home

MRDI trains EPZ workers on money...

MRDI trains EPZ workers on money...

Business

Tue, Jul 11 2017

MRDI Executive Director Hasibur Rahman said EPZ workers will be trained about the value of savings and...

Government to set plan to allow trade...

Government to set plan to allow trade...

Business

Fri, May 26 2017

Currently, workers at EPZs enjoy trade union facilities under the Workers’ Welfare Association in line...

‘Mongla EPZ to be major economic hub...

‘Mongla EPZ to be major economic hub...

Business

Tue, May 23 2017

'The EPZ workers enjoy freedom to elect their representatives through forming Workers Welfare Association,...

‘Trade unions are only strong if  they...

‘Trade unions are only strong if they...

Law & Rights

Fri, Apr 21 2017

Michael Sommer, vice-chairman of Germany-based foundation Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung and a member of the...

Economic goals rely on investment in...

Economic goals rely on investment in...

Business

Fri, Apr 21 2017

'There is a window of opportunity in the open market economy and we have to catch those opportunities...

EU wants trade unions in EPZ

EU wants trade unions in EPZ

Foreign Affairs

Thu, Apr 20 2017

The International Labour Organisation conventions stipulate trade unions in their foreign trade...

BEPZA to set up Economic Zone in Mirsarai...

BEPZA to set up Economic Zone in Mirsarai...

Economy

Thu, Jan 5 2017

Bangladesh EPZ Authority is going to set up an economic zone on an 1150-acre land at Mirsarai upazila...

Commerce Minister: EPZ workers satisfied...

Commerce Minister: EPZ workers satisfied...

D2

Mon, Sep 5 2016

Honourable commerce Minister Tofail Ahmed said the working environment of EPZs is very good and suggested...