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Giving the workers a piece of the...

Giving the workers a piece of the...

Rehman Sobhan

Fri, May 18 2018

'It would be both just and also efficient to graduate workers from adversaries engaged in a class...

‘Apon’s inclusive model increases RMG...

‘Apon’s inclusive model increases RMG...

Business

Wed, May 16 2018

Apon Wellbeing is an initiative designed to provide affordable health care, insurance, credit, and other...

Five years after Rana Plaza, Bangladesh...

Five years after Rana Plaza, Bangladesh...

Business

Wed, Apr 25 2018

We still have miles to go to ensure worker safety

Five years on from Rana Plaza: ‘Increase...

Five years on from Rana Plaza: ‘Increase...

Business

Mon, Apr 23 2018

'Rana Plaza was one of the biggest incidents in the history of Bangladesh. Now as a country we have emerged...

From LDCs to Asian tiger

From LDCs to Asian tiger

Business

Sun, Apr 22 2018

After moving out of the LDCs, could Bangladesh be on its way to be the fifth Asian tiger?

‘Make workers at your factory your...

‘Make workers at your factory your...

Business

Sun, Mar 4 2018

'They will stay with you because you have invested in their higher training and skills and that is making...

Study: Rights of Bangladesh’s female...

Study: Rights of Bangladesh’s female...

Business

Tue, Feb 27 2018

Verbal, mental and physical harassment common in workplaces

Minimum wage for RMG workers: What do...

Minimum wage for RMG workers: What do...

Business

Wed, Jan 17 2018

Minimum wage calculations must take into account some key factors such as number of dependent family...

Safety improves, but workers’ rights...

Safety improves, but workers’ rights...

Bangladesh

Sun, Oct 29 2017

Four years after the worst industrial disaster in the history of Bangladesh, RMG factories have come...

MRDI trains EPZ workers on money...

MRDI trains EPZ workers on money...

Business

Tue, Jul 11 2017

MRDI Executive Director Hasibur Rahman said EPZ workers will be trained about the value of savings and...

European Parliament urged to probe Bangladesh's...

European Parliament urged to probe Bangladesh's...

Bangladesh

Tue, Jun 13 2017

Bangladesh has a long history of trade union repression, the Clean Clothes Campaign says

Why do RMG owners never make the top...

Why do RMG owners never make the top...

Business

Thu, Jun 1 2017

RMG manufacturers pay only 20% corporate tax, compared to a rate of up to 42% for other business...

RMG workers to get Eid bonus by June...

RMG workers to get Eid bonus by June...

Bangladesh

Tue, May 30 2017

'The workers will get their bonus by 20th Ramadan, which falls on June 16, and we will launch our monitoring...

RMG worker gang raped by boyfriend,...

RMG worker gang raped by boyfriend,...

Nation

Wed, May 17 2017

The woman showed up at Savar model police station on Wednesday morning and told them of the rape.

Workplace deaths double in 2016

Workplace deaths double in 2016

Bangladesh

Fri, Apr 28 2017

699 died and 703 were injured in the workplace last year

Govt to ensure workplace safety in non-RMG...

Govt to ensure workplace safety in non-RMG...

Bangladesh

Fri, Apr 28 2017

The RMG industry of Bangladesh is worth $28 billion and employs nearly four million people

Workplace safety in govt-inspected RMG...

Workplace safety in govt-inspected RMG...

Bangladesh

Mon, Apr 24 2017

Units under Accord, Alliance see visible headway

We need greater social dialogue

We need greater social dialogue

Business Tribune

Sun, Apr 23 2017

Workers’ and employers’ knowledge of their rights, obligations and responsibilities are vital to ensuring...

Garment workers' rights still a far...

Garment workers' rights still a far...

Business Tribune

Sun, Apr 23 2017

'Any increase in the number of trade unions is a positive sign regarding workers’ rights. But it is estimated...

RMG workers block Elephant Road for...

RMG workers block Elephant Road for...

Commerce

Thu, Apr 6 2017

The commuters were forced to pass on foot due to the road block.

We are already on the right track

We are already on the right track

Business Tribune

Sun, Mar 19 2017

Bangladesh will not fall behind