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High cost of surviving Rana Plaza-...

High cost of surviving Rana Plaza-...

Videos

Wed, Apr 24 2019

Nilufa could have gotten five times the compensation if doctors cut off her leg in 2013. Now she has...

High cost of surviving Rana Plaza-...

High cost of surviving Rana Plaza-...

Videos

Wed, Apr 24 2019

Khokon tried to shear off his arm when he was pinned by Rana Plaza's roof. Today he sells fruits...

2 Rana Plaza survivors fall sick during...

2 Rana Plaza survivors fall sick during...

Nation

Wed, Apr 24 2019

The protestors have said the strike will continue until all their demands are met

Rana Plaza: In Memoriam

Rana Plaza: In Memoriam

Nation

Wed, Apr 24 2019

We honour the memory of all of the rana plaza victims and mourn their loss

Clothes that don’t stain the...

Clothes that don’t stain the...

Atikur Rahman

Mon, Apr 8 2019

How can we make our RMG sector more sustainable?

HRW to Bangladesh: Probe dismissals...

HRW to Bangladesh: Probe dismissals...

Nation

Wed, Mar 6 2019

Over 50,000 RMG workers went on strike in December, and again in January, protesting wage changes

What is the true cost of labour?

What is the true cost of labour?

Dwitiya Jawher Neethi

Tue, Feb 26 2019

All stakeholders must be held accountable towards meeting the standards of wages and working...

Accord seeks 281 more days to complete...

Accord seeks 281 more days to complete...

Business

Mon, Feb 11 2019

 After 10 months, Accord will hand over the monitoring of the safety and compliance progress to...

Bangladesh's export earnings rise over...

Bangladesh's export earnings rise over...

Commerce

Wed, Feb 6 2019

The RMG sector contributed to $20.21 billion of Bangladesh’s total export earnings

Energy efficiency is a low-hanging...

Energy efficiency is a low-hanging...

Imran Hossain

Wed, Jan 30 2019

The energy demand is increasing exponentially, and the transition to EE is essential

Re-thinking capacity for greening Bangladesh’s...

Re-thinking capacity for greening Bangladesh’s...

Shahpar Selim

Tue, Jan 29 2019

Our RMG industry has everything it needs to be more environmentally aware. This is the concluding part...

‘I figured out how to bring in a critical...

‘I figured out how to bring in a critical...

Weekend Tribune

Fri, Jan 25 2019

Textile engineering is an extremely forthcoming field of instruction in our nation. Sectors involved...

Reduced tax at source for RMG effective...

Reduced tax at source for RMG effective...

Business

Thu, Jan 17 2019

The revenue board issued the order clarifying that the reduced rate of tax at source would become effective...

Six simple steps to sustain...

Six simple steps to sustain...

Opinion

Thu, Jan 17 2019

The RMG industry must think outside the box in order to thrive

1,300 RMG workers sued, 25 held

1,300 RMG workers sued, 25 held

Nation

Wed, Jan 16 2019

Savar OC Abdul Awal said several cases were filed against 418 workers, and 13 of them have already been...

RMG protest: Instigators to be...

RMG protest: Instigators to be...

Nation

Tue, Jan 15 2019

As a part of a probe, law enforcement agencies have arrested some suspected instigators

RMG workers return to work in Dhaka,...

RMG workers return to work in Dhaka,...

Nation

Tue, Jan 15 2019

No incidents of unrest among the workers have yet been reported on Tuesday

RMG owners: Even good factories vandalized...

RMG owners: Even good factories vandalized...

Nation

Tue, Jan 15 2019

Over the past few days, demonstrators have vandalized factories that pay fair wages

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...

German envoy for peaceful solution to...

German envoy for peaceful solution to...

Dhaka

Thu, Jan 10 2019

Ambassador Peter Fahrenholtz tweeted his message regarding fair wages

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