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'Won't work at garments factory again,...

'Won't work at garments factory again,...

Nation

Wed, Apr 24 2019

Families visit Jurain graveyard to commemorate Rana Plaza victims

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

High cost of surviving Rana Plaza-...

High cost of surviving Rana Plaza-...

Videos

Wed, Apr 24 2019

Shila's guts spilled out when a beam ran her through. She does not want the same life for her...

Jute mill workers return to...

Jute mill workers return to...

Nation

Tue, Apr 16 2019

Workers withdraw strike on assurances of arrears being cleared and implementation of the wage...

Garment worker gang-raped in...

Garment worker gang-raped in...

Crime

Sun, Apr 14 2019

The victim is now undergoing treatment at the one-stop crisis centre at CMCH

Labours end protest at DEPZ

Labours end protest at DEPZ

Dhaka

Wed, Apr 3 2019

Talisman Apparels Ltd Workers held a demo making a several demands, including a hike in monthly attendance...

ILO: Ensure nutrition for female RMG...

ILO: Ensure nutrition for female RMG...

Business

Mon, Apr 1 2019

The ILO director also said the organization was closely working with women in the industrial sector to...

ILO, IFC launch training scheme to create...

ILO, IFC launch training scheme to create...

Business

Mon, Mar 11 2019

The Gender Equality and Returns (GEAR) initiative was launched at a high-level International Women's...

Police disperse RMG workers protesting...

Police disperse RMG workers protesting...

Dhaka

Thu, Mar 7 2019

According to the police, the workers are headed to the BGMEA office

The white man’s burden makes a...

The white man’s burden makes a...

Revana Sharfuddin

Tue, Mar 5 2019

Bangladesh being denied the GSP still makes no sense. This is the first part of a two-part op-ed

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...

Garment workers share their success...

Garment workers share their success...

Nation

Fri, Feb 22 2019

Addressing the event, linking machine operator Faruk Hossain said: 'I am able to produce more products...

Two women found dead in Savar

Two women found dead in Savar

Nation

Wed, Feb 20 2019

Police say cases were filed to investigate the mysterious deaths

Commerce minister seeks ILO’s help for...

Commerce minister seeks ILO’s help for...

Business

Sun, Feb 3 2019

He made the comment while exchanging views with ILO Country Director Tuomo Poutiainen at his secretariat...

Government launches helpline 16357 for...

Government launches helpline 16357 for...

Business

Thu, Jan 31 2019

State Minister for Labour and Employment Begum Monnujan Sufian inaugurated the helpline on Thursday

Bashi: Stop harassing and firing RMG...

Bashi: Stop harassing and firing RMG...

Nation

Tue, Jan 29 2019

Around 4500 RMG workers have been dismissed from factories in Ashulia and Narayanganj 

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...

Over 100 apparel workers suspended for...

Over 100 apparel workers suspended for...

Business

Tue, Jan 15 2019

Authorities of both factories posted the names and pictures of the temporarily suspended workers on a...

4 RMG workers injured in attack

4 RMG workers injured in attack

Nation

Mon, Jan 14 2019

Police and industry sources said a group of unruly workers damaged machinery at the factory while demanding...

Dhaka-Aricha highway blocked over death...

Dhaka-Aricha highway blocked over death...

Nation

Mon, Jan 14 2019

The protestors blocked the highway for two and a half hours

Where the problem lies

Where the problem lies

Editorial

Sun, Jan 13 2019

International buyers need to start paying our factories more