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Living up to the promise

Living up to the promise

Editorial

Mon, Jun 3 2019

RMG companies need to be more transparent when it comes to ensuring living wages for their workers

10 Bangladeshis killed in Saudi Arabia...

10 Bangladeshis killed in Saudi Arabia...

Bangladesh

Thu, May 2 2019

The accident took some 150 kilometres away from the kingdom’s capital

180 workers return empty-handed to...

180 workers return empty-handed to...

Migration

Fri, Apr 26 2019

Despite having the legal paperwork, a number of reasons including torture at the hands of their employers...

A hero among us

A hero among us

Shazia Omar , Radhika Tabrez , Anika Azhar

Tue, Apr 23 2019

How one migrant saved the lives of hundreds

Akij Food factory workers block Dhaka-Aricha...

Akij Food factory workers block Dhaka-Aricha...

Dhaka

Mon, Apr 22 2019

They resumed their work after receiving assurances from the police

BJMC urges jute mill workers not to...

BJMC urges jute mill workers not to...

Nation

Mon, Apr 8 2019

The request was made to ensure the salaries and other benefits of workers

Renwick Jajneswar & Company (Bd) Ltd...

Renwick Jajneswar & Company (Bd) Ltd...

Nation

Mon, Jan 21 2019

The company is also facing allegations of corruption

BGMEA warns of factory shutdown

BGMEA warns of factory shutdown

Business

Mon, Jan 14 2019

BGMEA, along with its former presidents in a meeting at their headquarters in Dhaka, remarked that although...

RMG workers call off strike in...

RMG workers call off strike in...

Dhaka

Sat, Jan 12 2019

They started their demonstrations from 10:30am

Clashes between RMG workers and police...

1 killed in RMG workers-police clash...

Nation

Tue, Jan 8 2019

The man has died from a gunshot wound

Govt forms committee to review RMG workers’...

Govt forms committee to review RMG workers’...

Dhaka

Tue, Jan 8 2019

The government’s decision comes amid unrest in the readymade garment industry over the new wage...

Malaysia targets middlemen to end debt...

Malaysia targets middlemen to end debt...

South Asia

Wed, Dec 19 2018

The Southeast Asian nation relies heavily on foreign workers for jobs usually shunned by locals

It takes two to tango

It takes two to tango

Muhammad Zamir

Sat, Nov 3 2018

Improving the lives of RMG workers

48-hour nationwide transport strike...

48-hour nationwide transport strike...

Bangladesh

Sat, Oct 27 2018

Transport workers are pushing the government to meet their eight demands, including amendment to the...

Skilled and ready

Skilled and ready

Editorial

Fri, Oct 19 2018

With a burgeoning population of youth willing to contribute to the economy, it is important to create...

Protect our  workers abroad

Protect our workers abroad

Tribune Editorial

Fri, Oct 5 2018

There are men and women who take this incredible risk and go overseas to provide for their families

All authorized agencies can now send...

All authorized agencies can now send...

Foreign Affairs

Wed, Sep 26 2018

The decision was made at a meeting between Expatriates' Welfare and Overseas Employment Minister...

Minimum wage for apparel workers set...

Minimum wage for apparel workers set...

Regulations

Thu, Sep 13 2018

The state minister for labour and employment makes the announcement

Tortured migrant workers in KSA seek...

Tortured migrant workers in KSA seek...

Migration

Wed, Aug 29 2018

The female Bangladeshi migrant workers, currently in Riaydh, sought the prime minister’s help in...

Recruitment of Bangladeshi workers by...

Recruitment of Bangladeshi workers by...

Migration

Mon, Aug 27 2018

Selim Reza says Malaysia has suspended one of two systems used for hiring Bangladeshi labourers

TIB concerned over halt in recruitment...

TIB concerned over halt in recruitment...

Migration

Sun, Aug 26 2018

‘The Malaysian government has decided to stop the recruitment of Bangladeshi migrant workers due...