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Garments workers take to streets in...

RMG workers take to streets in Mirpur...

Business

Wed, Nov 24 2021

Entrepreneurs suspect that rumours could have instigated the demonstrations

Does the resurgence of Covid in Europe...

Does the resurgence of Covid in Europe...

Business

Mon, Nov 22 2021

Bangladeshi RMG workers lost around $502 million in wages during the March-May period of 2020 alone

Meet the man on a mission to establish...

The man on a mission to set up a data-driven...

Business

Tue, Nov 16 2021

Abrar Hossain Sayem, the founder of Merchant Bay, has embarked on a mission to digitize the largest export...

Apparel exporters consider setting minimum...

Apparel exporters consider setting minimum...

Business

Sat, Nov 13 2021

Exporters are thinking about setting minimum prices for the five most exported products — trousers,...

Opex: Businesses will think twice before...

Opex: Businesses will think twice before...

Business

Thu, Oct 28 2021

RMG leaders discuss lessons learnt from the closure of Opex Sinha’s Kanchpur operations 

What the US got wrong about...

What the US got wrong about...

Business

Tue, Oct 26 2021

Experts revisit the ‘basket case’ analogy that policymakers in Washington had used to describe...

Khelo makes a play for sustainable...

Khelo makes a play for sustainable...

Business

Sat, Oct 23 2021

Motivated and inspired by Mother Earth, Khelo is driven by climate change to work harder and minimize...

IFC invests $22.7m in Bangladesh's Hamza...

IFC invests $22.7m in Bangladesh's Hamza...

Bangladesh

Tue, Oct 19 2021

IFC has invested in five RMG manufacturers in Bangladesh to date

ED: For the sustained health of the...

ED: For the sustained health of the...

Editorial

Mon, Oct 11 2021

We have seen the glaring gap that exists between these workers and their employers

RMG workers block Dhaka-Mymensingh highway...

RMG workers protest for backpay

Bangladesh

Sun, Oct 10 2021

The garments authorities posted a notice on the factory gates announcing a production halt

‘Increased RMG exports by neighbouring...

‘Increased RMG exports by neighbouring...

Business

Sun, Oct 3 2021

Apparel manufacturers said that the largest trade volume in all these destinations is still exported...

Yarn prices drop as imports boost...

Yarn prices drop as imports boost...

Business

Thu, Sep 30 2021

But industry insiders said the price decreases due to imports were quite small and that prices remained...

Experts demand incentives for subcontract...

Experts demand incentives for subcontract...

Business

Sun, Sep 19 2021

Small factories, which are basically run on a subcontract basis, did not get any government incentive...

Experts: Job opportunities in RMG sector...

Experts: Job opportunities in RMG sector...

Bangladesh

Tue, Aug 31 2021

The use of automation and advanced technology would rise massively soon in Bangladesh, says Dr Abdur...

Retailers agree to extend Bangladeshi...

Retailers agree to extend Bangladeshi...

Business

Wed, Aug 25 2021

The original agreement, known as the Bangladesh Accord, was due to expire on August 31

End of yarn price chaos signals cooperation...

End of yarn price chaos signals cooperation...

Business

Mon, Aug 23 2021

Textile millers and apparel manufacturers fixed yarn prices on Saturday night, lowering prices...

‘I think gender should not play a role...

'Gender should not play a role in leadership...

Business

Sun, Aug 22 2021

In an exclusive conversation with Dhaka Tribune’s Saddam Hossain,  Rubana Haque -- the first...

BGMEA wants direct release of imported...

BGMEA urges CPA for direct release of...

Business

Tue, Aug 17 2021

It takes around six to seven days to take delivery of imported consignments from the private ICDs compared...

Chaos over yarn price settled, no hike...

Chaos over yarn price settled, no hike...

Business

Wed, Aug 11 2021

A committee comprising representatives of four apex organizations of the textile and apparel sector will...

GBG USA bankruptcy stokes tension among...

GBG USA bankruptcy stokes tension among...

Business

Sun, Aug 8 2021

GBG USA sourced apparels from at least 10 Bangladeshi factories, according to manufacturers, and payments...

RMG shipments dip 16% in July, but manufacturers...

RMG shipments dip 16% in July

Business

Mon, Aug 2 2021

Shipment slumped due to the impact of Eid vacation, weeks-long lockdown, and a severe container congestion...