• Monday, Jan 21, 2019
  • Last Update : 01:58 pm
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

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...

Workers from 5 RMG factories hold demo...

Workers from 5 RMG factories hold demo...

Nation

Thu, Dec 20 2018

The workers launched the demonstration protesting reported unfair wages

Bangladesh leads the world

Bangladesh leads the world

Opinion

Tue, Nov 27 2018

Having the lowest gender pay gap is an achievement we should all be proud of

EU parliament adopts resolution on Accord...

EU parliament adopts resolution on Accord...

Business

Thu, Nov 15 2018

For the first time the Government of Bangladesh and its Remediation Coordination Cell (RCC) have demonstrated...

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...