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Report: 50 migrant workers died in Qatar...

'50 migrant workers died in Qatar in...

Middle East

Fri, Nov 19 2021

Most of those injured came from Bangladesh, India and Nepal, and worked mainly in the construction...

FM to UN: Bangladesh ready to work with...

Dhaka reminds int'l community of duty...

Foreign Affairs

Wed, Sep 1 2021

Bangladesh wants safe, dignified and voluntary return of the Rohingya in a conducive environment in Myanmar,...

ILO raises awareness on Covid-19 among...

ILO raises Covid-19 awareness

Business

Mon, Jul 12 2021

The campaign targets at least 5,000 households in the RMG-dense areas of Gazipur and Chittagong

ILO saddened by loss of life in Narayanganj...

ILO saddened by loss of life in N’ganj...

Bangladesh

Sat, Jul 10 2021

It says the incident illustrates the need for authorities and owners to ensure that buildings are built...

Resolution adopted seeking equitable...

Resolution adopted seeking equitable...

Bangladesh

Fri, Jun 18 2021

It also calls for sustainable recovery from Covid pandemic

ILO: Covid-hit domestic workers lost...

ILO: Covid-hit domestic workers lost...

Asia Pacific

Tue, Jun 15 2021

A report by the International Labour Organization showed that fewer than one in five domestic workers,...

Bangladesh re-elected as ILO GB...

Bangladesh re-elected as ILO GB...

Bangladesh

Mon, Jun 14 2021

The country secured the highest number of votes

ILO: No recovery in global jobs market...

'No recovery in global jobs market until...

Development

Wed, Jun 2 2021

Women, young people and the 2 billion people working in informal sectors have been hardest hit

Experts fear significant rise in crime...

‘Crime rate may double during...

Bangladesh

Sat, May 15 2021

Pandemic-induced unemployment led to rise in criminal activities

ILO calls for resilient occupational...

ILO for occupational safety systems...

Business

Tue, Apr 27 2021

This will require investment in OSH infrastructure and integrating it into overall national crisis emergency...

ILO: Migrant workers suffer significant...

'Migrants earn 13% less than national...

World

Tue, Dec 15 2020

In some countries such as Cyprus, Italy and Austria the pay gap in hourly wages is higher

Munnujan calls for active role of ILO...

Munnujan calls for active role of...

Business

Sat, Nov 7 2020

'ILO should work for ensuring responsible attitude of brand buyers and weak economic countries should...

43% garment factories running with half...

43% RMG factories running with half...

Southeast Asia

Wed, Oct 21 2020

Worker layoffs and dismissals have increased sharply, while factories that have reopened are often operating...

ILO: Covid-19 disrupting education of...

ILO: Covid-19 disrupting education of...

World

Tue, Aug 11 2020

'Despite their efforts to continue studying and training, half of them believed their studies would...

ED: Child labour has no place in...

ED: Child labour has no place in...

Editorial

Wed, Aug 5 2020

It is time to take a strong stand against child labour

UN, CSO call for collective action to...

UN, CSO call for collective action to...

Bangladesh

Wed, Jul 29 2020

The newly released 2020 Trafficking in Persons report ranks Bangladesh on Tier 2, which is an upgrade...

OP-ED: How Covid-19 could shape the...

OP-ED: How Covid-19 could shape the...

Debra Efroymson

Sun, Jul 26 2020

We cannot simply return to the same jobs that we have lost

1 in 6 youths lose employment due to...

1 in 6 youths lose employment due to...

Labour

Wed, May 27 2020

Young women more affected by the rapid increase in youth unemployment than young men

ILO: 2nd wave of Covid-19 to hit if...

ILO: 2nd wave of Covid-19 to hit if...

Business

Tue, Apr 28 2020

'It is only by implementing occupational safety and health measures that we can protect the lives...

ILO: All quarters must work together...

ILO: All quarters must work together...

Bangladesh

Wed, Jun 12 2019

Bangladesh's government has pledged to eradicate child labour by 2025

Let’s make workplaces safe for...

Let’s make workplaces safe for...

Asif Imran Khan

Tue, May 14 2019

Workplace culture is not the only thing that needs to change