• Tuesday, Sep 25, 2018
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RMG workers block Dhaka-Mymensingh highway...

RMG workers block Dhaka-Mymensingh highway...

Nation

Sun, Sep 23 2018

Newtex Factory employees led the road blockade

RMG workers reject minimum wage of Tk8,...

RMG workers reject minimum wage of Tk8,...

Nation

Fri, Sep 14 2018

They said the decision is unjust and illogical

Five years on from Rana Plaza: Losing...

Five years on from Rana Plaza: Losing...

Nation

Tue, Apr 24 2018

Hundreds of people thronged the Rana Plaza collapse site and paid their respects on Tuesday, which marked...

Sarathi: Vehicle for financial inclusion...

Sarathi: Vehicle for financial inclusion...

Business

Fri, Apr 20 2018

Sarathi, a part of the inclusive finance interventions of Swisscontact Bangladesh, gives access to financial...

RMG minimum wage board asks for wage...

RMG minimum wage board asks for wage...

Business

Tue, Mar 20 2018

The decision was taken in the first meeting of the Minimum Wage Board

25 injured in police-RMG workers clash...

25 injured in police-RMG workers clash...

Nation

Mon, Mar 12 2018

The demonstration turned violent when police tried to disperse the workers

Experts: Living wage to ensure rational...

Experts: Living wage to ensure rational...

Bangladesh

Sun, Feb 25 2018

The present minimum wage in Bangladesh garment industry is below the poverty level, making it very difficult...

RMG workers demand Tk16,000 as minimum...

RMG workers demand Tk16,000 as minimum...

Labour

Thu, Jan 25 2018

The BGMEA also sought assistance from the federations in helping avoid any possible unrests centering...

Bangladesh’s real deal

Bangladesh’s real deal

Business

Tue, Jan 2 2018

Their employment in the RMG sector has not only changed their lives, but also made difference to the...

RMG workers block street, clash with...

RMG workers block street, clash with...

Dhaka

Mon, Aug 7 2017

The agitation has caused a huge traffic jam in surrounding areas

RMG workers block Elephant Road for...

RMG workers block Elephant Road for...

Dhaka

Thu, Apr 27 2017

The workers blocked the road at 10am on Thursday, disrupting vehicular movement in the areas connecting...

Govt forms tripartite council for RMG...

Govt forms tripartite council for RMG...

Business

Sun, Mar 12 2017

The council generally will hold meeting at least thrice annually, but the president can convene meeting...

US Congress members write to PM to release...

US Congress members write to PM to release...

Law & Rights

Fri, Feb 24 2017

The letter, sent to the PM via the Bangladesh Embassy in Washington, DC, said the Congress members were...

Ashulia factories sue 200 more...

Ashulia factories sue 200 more...

Crime

Fri, Dec 23 2016

Two RMG factories in Jamgora, Ashulia have filed two separate cases with Ashulia police station against...

Police file case against BNP leader...

Police file case against BNP leader...

Crime

Fri, Dec 23 2016

Dhaka District BNP President Dr Salauddin Babu has been named in a case by the police for allegedly inciting...

RMG worker to get Tk5 lakh for accidental...

RMG worker to get Tk5 lakh for accidental...

Bangladesh

Sun, Dec 11 2016

The concerned insurance companies would pay Tk2 lakh while the rest Tk3 lakh would be provided from workers’...