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Bangladesh a hot spot for global denim...

Bangladesh a hot spot for global denim...

Business

Mon, Nov 12 2018

A total of 63 exhibitors from 12 countries including Bangladesh displayed their latest and innovative...

Contribution of export sector to GDP...

Contribution of export sector to GDP...

Business

Thu, Oct 18 2018

'Sluggish private sector investment, discriminatory lack of policy support for the non-RMG export...

BGMEA president: Implementation of new...

BGMEA president: Implementation of new...

Business

Mon, Oct 15 2018

Without an increase in prices to go with the higher wages, the new wage structure could lead to the closure...

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

Factory stitches up opportunities for...

Factory stitches up opportunities for...

Business

Sat, Oct 6 2018

Two hijras were enrolled in an RMG factory on September 1

5th Green Industry Conference in...

5th Green Industry Conference in...

Business

Wed, Oct 3 2018

Industries minister: 100 eco-friendly SEZs to be set up in Bangladesh

BGMEA requests duty free access to US...

BGMEA requests duty free access to US...

Business

Tue, Sep 25 2018

BGMEA President Md Siddiqur Rahman made the request at a farewell lunch for Bernicat, hosted by the BGMEA...

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...

Responsibility of all

Responsibility of all

Mostafiz Uddin

Sun, Sep 16 2018

When it comes to safety, compliance in the apparel industry is for all to uphold

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’

Govt reduces tax at source on exports...

Govt reduces tax at source on exports...

Business

Mon, Sep 10 2018

In the budget for FY19, the government had set the corporate tax at 15% for readymade garment (RMG) manufacturers...

CPD: Worker’ organisations in RMG sector...

CPD: Worker’ organisations in RMG sector...

Business

Fri, Aug 31 2018

The observation was made at the closing session of a conference titled 'Transformation in the RMG...

CPD: Shortage of trained management...

CPD: Shortage of trained management...

Business

Fri, Aug 31 2018

CPD has suggested seven medium to long term initiatives in order to improve management practices at ready-made...

Alliance: Safety monitoring system needed...

Alliance: Safety monitoring system needed...

Business

Sun, Jul 22 2018

'Alliance and Accord member brands, factory owners and the government - all together have brought...

Tofail urges buyers to raise RMG...

Tofail urges buyers to raise RMG...

Business

Tue, Jul 17 2018

'RCC is capable and skilled enough to take over the responsibilities of the Alliance and Accord,...

Meet the Makers exhibition held in...

Meet the Makers exhibition held in...

Business

Sun, Jul 15 2018

Meet the Makers, the first exhibition organized by Made in Equality, was held in Dhaka

Labour rights bodies file complaint...

Labour rights bodies file complaint...

Law & Rights

Mon, Jun 11 2018

According to the complaint, the European Commission failed to uphold fundamental human rights in its...

Report: Training program helps female...

Report: Training program helps female...

Business

Wed, May 30 2018

According to a University of Oxford evaluation of a training program by the International Finance

US urges quick resolution for Accord,...

US urges quick resolution for Accord,...

Business

Mon, May 28 2018

‘Factory safety and labour rights are not just a priority for the US government; they are a priority...

A level-playing field will ensure transparency...

A level-playing field will ensure transparency...

Business

Mon, May 28 2018

‘We would actually accept to pay the price as long as we know that we will get some benefits out...

We need to step up our RMG game

We need to step up our RMG game

Business

Tue, May 22 2018

We need to embrace technology, train the workforce, and move up the value chain