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Tipu Munshi: Don't frame innocent workers...

Tipu Munshi: Don't frame innocent workers...

Business

Sat, Jan 26 2019

The minister made the comment while addressing a dialogue on “Recent Wage Debates in the RMG Sector:...

Apparel businesses bleed as labour movement...

Apparel businesses bleed as labour movement...

Nation

Tue, Jan 15 2019

Factories are bearing the brunt of unrest by having to bear shipping costs and counting losses on price...

RMG workers call off strike in Mirpur...

RMG workers call off strike in Mirpur...

Dhaka

Thu, Jan 10 2019

The workers began demonstrating around 9am on Thursday for the fifth consecutive day

15 RMG factories shut down in Savar,...

15 RMG factories shut down in Savar,...

Nation

Wed, Jan 9 2019

There are around 500 factories in Savar and Ashulia

30 injured in RMG workers-police clash...

30 injured in RMG workers-police clash...

Nation

Wed, Jan 9 2019

Workers blocked a road near Enam Medical College and Hospital

RMG workers protest for 3rd day, block...

RMG workers protest for 3rd day, block...

Dhaka

Tue, Jan 8 2019

Apparel workers took to the streets in Uttara and Mirpur, demanding a change in the wage structure

RMG workers block Airport road again,...

RMG workers block Airport road again,...

Dhaka

Mon, Jan 7 2019

They had blocked Airport road on Sunday but disbanded only after garments' owners assured them of...

RMG workers withdraw Uttara road...

RMG workers withdraw Uttara road...

Dhaka

Sun, Jan 6 2019

The roadblock created serious traffic on either side of the road, causing it to eventually spread to...

Oikya Front: Minimum wage for RMG workers...

Oikya Front: Minimum wage for RMG...

Election

Mon, Dec 17 2018

Rationing systems for day labourers, farm workers and underprivileged population, manifesto says

Apparel workers in Bangladesh still...

Apparel workers in Bangladesh still...

Business

Mon, Nov 12 2018

In Bangladesh, as per the latest wage structure, an entry-level operator in apparel sector will get $95...

Apparel workers’ concerns ignored in...

Apparel workers’ concerns ignored in...

Business

Tue, Oct 30 2018

Being aggrieved by the proposed wage rates, several trade union leaders lodged objections with the wage...

Excessive work hours a challenge for...

Excessive work hours a challenge for...

Business

Sun, Oct 7 2018

Interestingly, workers want excessive work hours due to low wages

A cause for celebration?

A cause for celebration?

Mostafiz Uddin

Mon, Sep 24 2018

Some Thoughts on the Minimum Wage Increase of Garment Workers

Int’l trade union platform seeks review...

Int’l trade union platform seeks review...

Business

Sun, Sep 23 2018

Lowering basic salary will deprive workers from retirement benefits, and they will also get less from...

Minimum wage: RMG workers to stage demo...

Minimum wage: RMG workers to stage demo...

Nation

Wed, Sep 19 2018

They announced the decision on Wednesday under the banner of Garments Workers' Trade Union Centre...

Weak negotiation skills blamed for low...

Weak negotiation skills blamed for low...

Business

Mon, Sep 17 2018

Trade union leaders and an apparel sector expert said this wage is insufficient to cover the basic needs...

RMG workers reject minimum wage of Tk8,...

RMG workers reject minimum wage of Tk8,...

Nation

Fri, Sep 14 2018

They said the decision is unjust and illogical

RMG workers reject minimum wage of Tk8,000,...

RMG workers reject minimum wage of...

Business

Fri, Sep 14 2018

They say the decision is ‘unjust and illogical’

RMG workers stage demo for Eid bonus,...

RMG workers stage demo for Eid bonus,...

Dhaka

Fri, Aug 10 2018

They have also demanded announcement of Tk18,000 as minimum wage

What should be the minimum wage for...

What should be the minimum wage for...

Opinion

Mon, Aug 6 2018

The answers are not simple

CPD proposes Tk10,028 as minimum wage...

CPD proposes Tk10,028 as minimum wage...

Business

Mon, Aug 6 2018

CPD Distinguished Fellow Mustafizur Rahman moderated the dialogue