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Bangladesh at 50: Booming economy, shrinking...

Bangladesh at 50: Booming economy, shrinking...

Bangladesh

Thu, Mar 25 2021

For the last decade, the economy has grown more than 7% annually and per capita GDP has more than quadrupled...

Tejgaon turns into a battlefield as...

Tejgaon turns into a battlefield as...

Bangladesh

Tue, Mar 16 2021

Nine people, including a policeman, shot as lawmen fire rubber bullets, tear gas shells

Garment workers vandalize, torch vehicles...

Garment workers vandalize, torch vehicles...

Nation

Fri, Mar 12 2021

The accident took place on Baipail-Abdullahpur road Thursday night

40% of apparel workers now use the...

40% of apparel workers now use the...

Business

Sat, Mar 6 2021

As many as 40 per cent of the apparel workers in a survey claimed to use the internet daily

Garment worker gang-raped in Savar

Garment worker gang-raped in Savar

Crime

Sun, Feb 14 2021

Four accused arrested by police

Commerce Minister: Explore new markets...

Commerce Minister: Explore new markets...

Bangladesh

Sat, Jan 16 2021

The government is ready to assist further the RGM sector to offset the losses, he says

Apparel workers are getting rehired...

Apparel workers are getting rehired...

Business

Sun, Jan 10 2021

The harsh reality is that many factories are opting for downsizing their operations due to the current...

EU grants 113m euros in Covid-19 aid...

EU grants 113m euros Covid-19 aid for...

Foreign Affairs

Thu, Dec 10 2020

Cancelled orders have caused wage losses of up to $5.8b among workers worldwide, according to pressure...

Over 100 Bangladeshi RMG workers rescued...

104 Bangladeshis rescued in...

Migration

Sat, Nov 14 2020

Fighting in Tigray broke out nine days ago and hundreds have reportedly been killed so far

Female garment worker hacked to death...

Female garment worker hacked to death...

Crime

Tue, Jul 21 2020

Alo’s body was recovered from the bathroom of her own house

Asia's garment workers say virus used...

Asia's garment workers say virus used...

Business

Wed, Jul 15 2020

The crippling effect of the pandemic has seen orders worth billions of dollars cancelled across manufacturing...

Lost Stock fashion box to support Bangladesh...

Lost Stock fashion box to support Bangladesh...

Bangladesh

Sun, May 24 2020

Since Europe went into lockdown, high street retailers cancelled $2 billion worth of orders, putting...

Coronavirus: 8 more RMG workers test...

Coronavirus: 8 more RMG workers test...

Nation

Tue, May 5 2020

Earlier on Friday, seven RMG workers had tested positive for Covid-19 in Savar upazila

Rubana Huq to workers: You will not...

Rubana Huq to workers: You will not...

Bangladesh

Sat, Apr 4 2020

The business leader delivered the assurance through an audio message to the media on Saturday

Garment workers protest at Shyamoli,...

Garment workers protest at Shyamoli,...

Dhaka

Wed, Aug 21 2019

The owners of Alif Apparel Ltd shut down the factory without prior notice

Study: 90% of female RMG workers face...

Study: 90% of female RMG workers face...

Bangladesh

Tue, Jun 25 2019

Nagorik Uddyog and the Bangladesh Labour Rights Forum have found this in a study

BGMEA president: Eid bonus given by...

BGMEA president: Eid bonus given by...

Business

Sun, Jun 2 2019

Eid-ul-Fitr is likely to be held on June 5

25 injured as police and RMG workers...

25 injured as police and RMG workers...

Nation

Tue, Jan 8 2019

Police dispersed RMG workers on Hemayetpur-Tannery Road

4 killed,10 injured in Gazipur road...

4 killed,10 injured in Gazipur road...

Nation

Mon, Dec 3 2018

The accident took place in Haldoba area on Monday morning

Apparel exporters for fiscal incentives...

Apparel exporters for fiscal incentives...

Business

Mon, Sep 10 2018

They also urge the policy makers to link the wage hike with the country’s inflation

Minister: Pay July wages before

Minister: Pay July wages before

Business

Thu, Aug 9 2018

Representatives from workers and owners have agreed to the decision and pledged to comply