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Asian apparel makers use Covid-19 crisis...

Asian apparel makers use Covid-19 crisis...

World

Wed, Aug 5 2020

Cases of layoffs profiled in this report are the tip of the iceberg only

OP-ED: How to revive our apparel...

OP-ED: How to revive our apparel...

Mamun Rashid

Mon, Jul 27 2020

 It is time to update many long-standing processes

ED: Non-apparel sectors will help economic...

ED: Non-apparel sectors will help economic...

Editorial

Sun, Jul 26 2020

It is imperative that we prioritize product diversification

Covid-19: BB extends policy supports...

Covid-19: BB extends policy supports...

Coronavirus

Thu, Jul 23 2020

The policy support was supposed to end on September 30 this year

BMCCI: Situation to worsen post-pandemic...

BMCCI: Situation to worsen post-pandemic...

Business

Sun, Jul 19 2020

BGMEA and BKMEA have been urged to work together with the government and support each other

ED: The empowerment of women is a prerequisite...

ED: The empowerment of women is a prerequisite...

Editorial

Tue, Jul 14 2020

It is only when our women are truly empowered, across all sectors, will Bangladesh reach its full potential...

Patchy demand at stores spells more...

Patchy demand spells pain for RMG...

Business

Mon, Jul 6 2020

Nike said it has already cancelled around 30% of its pre-pandemic factory orders for the autumn and end-of-year...

Budget FY21: 1% additional incentives...

Budget FY21: 1% additional incentives...

Economy

Thu, Jun 11 2020

The government has kept on providing all kinds of benefits, including cash incentives, to the readymade...

BGMEA: Kohl’s order cancellations could...

BGMEA: Kohl’s order cancellations could...

Business

Thu, Jun 11 2020

The cancellations include about $50m in orders from Bangladeshi factories and $100m from Korea

HC stays Rana Plaza owner Sohel Rana's...

HC stays Rana Plaza owner Sohel Rana's...

Court

Mon, Jun 8 2020

A Dhaka court on May 17 had granted bail to Rana in the case, which ACC had filed at Savar model police...

Quader urges owners to be humane towards...

Quader urges owners to be humane towards...

Dhaka

Mon, Jun 8 2020

Quader asked the transport owners as well as workers not to charge extra fares from passengers while...

EU to provide €113m as wages for 1m...

EU to provide €113m as wages for 1m...

Business

Tue, Jun 2 2020

Workers who have lost their jobs due to the Covid-19 pandemic are eligible for the case support

Demo against overtime without pay: RMG...

Demo against overtime without pay: RMG...

Nation

Sun, May 31 2020

After the situation escalated, the workers took to the streets and blocked the nearby Dhaka-Sylhet highway...

OP-ED: The struggle for survival

OP-ED: The struggle for survival

Sayeed Ibrahim Ahmed

Sat, May 30 2020

A tribute to those who lost their lives

UK urged to continue RMG imports from...

UK urged to continue RMG imports from...

Bangladesh

Tue, May 19 2020

Cancellation or postponement of orders have put the livelihoods of close to a million workers in Bangladesh...

RMG Products: Bangladesh seeks 2-year...

RMG Products: Bangladesh seeks 2-year...

Bangladesh

Wed, May 13 2020

Bangladesh Garment Manufacturers and Exporters Association (BGMEA) claimed that over $3 billion worth...

NAM: Dhaka highlights impacts on remittance,...

NAM: Dhaka highlights impacts on remittance,...

Economy

Mon, May 4 2020

Foreign minister tells online summit to work out innovative solutions to tackle Covid-19

Health minister: RMG factories with...

Health minister: RMG factories with...

Coronavirus

Sun, May 3 2020

Health Minister Maleque said this at a press briefing after an inter-ministerial meeting at the Bangladesh...

The plight of RMG workers in the time...

The plight of RMG workers in the time...

Videos

Wed, Apr 29 2020

Thousands of readymade garment workers were seen travelling back to the capital city today as factories...

Bangladesh seeks US support for RMG...

Bangladesh seeks US support for RMG...

Bangladesh

Mon, Apr 27 2020

Pompeo writes to Momen, assures of working together to combat Covid-19

RMG workers return to work from across...

RMG workers return to work from across...

Nation

Sun, Apr 26 2020

Many forced to backtrack as directive only said those living near factories could rejoin work