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ED: Murder due to negligence, but murder...

ED: Murder due to negligence, but murder...

Editorial

Thu, Sep 2 2021

This culture of negligence and impunity granted to the powerful results in our workers being put in grave...

BAT to invest Tk322.2C in its Savar...

BAT to invest Tk322.2C in its Savar...

Stock Market

Thu, Jul 29 2021

The company also said that its earnings per share (EPS) was Tk8.79 for the second quarter (April-June)...

Indian electric vehicle maker to set...

India’s Omega Seiki to set up plant...

Business

Thu, Feb 25 2021

Omega Seiki will invest nearly $14m for manufacturing plant near Dhaka

Fake hand sanitizer factory busted,...

Fake hand sanitizer factory busted,...

Court

Fri, Jun 26 2020

The group had already supplied over two lakh bottles of fake hand sanitizers in the market

Study: Ensure maximum allocation of...

Study: Ensure maximum allocation of...

Coronavirus

Fri, May 8 2020

The BIGD study found that most trade union leaders, appreciative of the incentive package to help the...

815 lose jobs in Ashulia factory...

815 lose jobs in Ashulia factory...

Nation

Sat, Apr 25 2020

'Many of us are owed at least two months' wages, along with other benefits'

A tide against the garment

A tide against the garment

Brig Gen Qazi Abidus Samad

Sun, Apr 19 2020

How poorly did we handle the RMG workforce?

Apparel factories to remain shut till...

Apparel factories to remain shut till...

Business

Mon, Apr 6 2020

Top trade bodies urge owners to clear salaries by April 16

Nearly 100 apparel factories have closed...

Nearly 100 apparel factories have closed...

Business

Sat, Apr 4 2020

Workers of the factories, numbering over 100,000 in total, will still be paid as per section 16(1) of...

Covid-19: BGMEA recommends closure of...

Covid-19: BGMEA recommends closure of...

Business

Thu, Mar 26 2020

The RMG sector employs more than four million people, mostly women

The real faces of RMG

The real faces of RMG

Shawkat Hussain

Fri, Oct 4 2019

How can garment workers empower themselves for a better life?

Blast in Indian fireworks factory kills...

Blast in Indian fireworks factory kills...

South Asia

Wed, Sep 4 2019

It was not clear if the factory in the northern state of Punjab was a legal facility or one of the many...

Putting safety first

Putting safety first

Editorial

Thu, Aug 15 2019

Dhaka city has, for the longest time, required a makeover when it comes to ensuring safety in...

Jubo League leader accused of looting...

Jubo League leader accused of looting...

Nation

Wed, Jan 16 2019

A group of about 10-15 people, allegedly led by a local Jubo League leader Sohel Molla, entered the factory's...

BGMEA warns of factory shutdown

BGMEA warns of factory shutdown

Business

Mon, Jan 14 2019

BGMEA, along with its former presidents in a meeting at their headquarters in Dhaka, remarked that although...

Govt forms committee to review RMG workers’...

Govt forms committee to review RMG workers’...

Dhaka

Tue, Jan 8 2019

The government’s decision comes amid unrest in the readymade garment industry over the new wage...

Factory manned by women breaking the...

Factory manned by women breaking the...

Business

Wed, Jul 11 2018

However, the success of women in the industry sector is no-longer limited to the RMG sector, as many...

Why can we not get an accurate number...

Why can we not get an accurate number...

Bangladesh

Wed, Apr 25 2018

Labour leaders claim that the numbers are hidden to avoid responsibility of injured workers.

UK buyers should put their money where...

UK buyers should put their money where...

Tribune Editorial

Thu, Feb 1 2018

Foreign retailers cannot have their cake and eat it too

Spreading out the jobs

Spreading out the jobs

Editorial

Fri, Jan 19 2018

It is essential at this point in time to ensure food security and stable employment scenarios everywhere...

Narayanganj shows the way in prisoner...

Narayanganj shows the way in prisoner...

Editorial

Thu, Dec 28 2017

Vocational programs like these can contribute directly to the economy by putting idle labour to productive...