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Ashulia garment factories reopen after...

Ashulia garment factories reopen after...

Business

Mon, Dec 26 2016

After a five-day break, the garment factories in Ashulia, a suburban area near the capital Dhaka, resumed...

‘Ashulia factories to reopen if workers...

‘Ashulia factories to reopen if workers...

Business

Sat, Dec 24 2016

The owners of closed factories at Ashulia industrial belt on the outskirts of Dhaka would reopen their...

BGMEA urged to hold talks with workers’...

BGMEA urged to hold talks with workers’...

Business

Sat, Dec 24 2016

‘We have received applications from five federations asking for holding meeting to resolve the crises...

RMG workers anxious over post-unrest...

RMG workers anxious over post-unrest...

Bangladesh

Thu, Dec 22 2016

Windy Apparels Ltd yesterday published the names and identities of factory workers who were suspended...

Ashulia workers want to return to...

Ashulia workers want to return to...

Bangladesh

Thu, Dec 22 2016

Garments labourers hit by loss of pay during owner-initiated closures

Ashulia showdown erupts over demand...

Ashulia showdown erupts over demand...

Bangladesh

Thu, Dec 22 2016

The sentiment among Ashulia workers yesterday was calm but unapologetic. 

DB ‘invites labour leader to tea’ as...

DB ‘invites labour leader to tea’ as...

Crime

Thu, Dec 22 2016

277 workers suspended over Ashulia troubles

Female RMG worker found dead in...

Female RMG worker found dead in...

Bangladesh

Mon, Dec 19 2016

Police recovered hanging body of a female ready-made garments’ worker from a cotton warehouse in Mohammedpur...

Alliance rebuffs rights group report...

Alliance rebuffs rights group report...

Uncategorized

Thu, Nov 24 2016

North American group Alliance has rejected the “misrepresented and oversimplified” report by the workers’...

Unions: Labour rights protection still...

Unions: Labour rights protection still...

Uncategorized

Wed, Nov 23 2016

While RMG workplace safety has improved since the Tazreen fire, much remains to be done in ensuring labour...

‘Alliance overstates safety assessment...

‘Alliance overstates safety assessment...

Uncategorized

Tue, Nov 22 2016

Four international labour rights organisations have claimed that Alliance for Bangladesh Worker Safety...

RMG makers keen for single platform...

RMG makers keen for single platform...

Business

Wed, Nov 16 2016

Bangladesh apparel makers want to form a single entity to oversee safety and workers rights issues in...

Int’l expo brings RMG makers, buyers...

Int’l expo brings RMG makers, buyers...

Business

Mon, Nov 7 2016

Bangladesh can enhance technical know-how for its clothing products through participation in international...

Bus kills RMG worker in

Bus kills RMG worker in

Bangladesh

Mon, Oct 24 2016

A female worker of a readymade garment has been killed as bus ran over her in Kanchpur under Sonargaon...

RMG workers stage demo over assault...

RMG workers stage demo over assault...

Bangladesh

Sun, Oct 23 2016

The AGM of Horizon Composite Ltd slapped a female worker for enquiring about termination of her two...

RMG worker gang-raped, 2 arrested

RMG worker gang-raped, 2 arrested

Crime

Sun, Oct 23 2016

Police have arrested two youths over the gang-rape of a RMG worker on Thursday night at Mundirpur village...

Female RMG worker killed

Female RMG worker killed

Bangladesh

Fri, Oct 14 2016

A female garment worker was found slaughtered yesterday in Bypail area of Ashulia outskirts of

Government urged to defuse energy crisis...

Government urged to defuse energy crisis...

Business

Wed, Oct 5 2016

RMG manufacturers have called upon the government not to hike gas prices and resolve gas and electricity...

Study: RMG workers empowered, but face...

Study: RMG workers empowered, but face...

Business

Tue, Sep 20 2016

Garment industry has socially empowered women workers in Bangladesh to have better control over their...

BGMEA: About all factories pay wages,...

BGMEA: About all factories pay wages,...

Business

Thu, Sep 8 2016

Almost all the apparel factories’ owners have paid wages and festival bonus to workers ahead of Eid-ul-Azha,...

RMG factories providing workers’ dorms...

RMG factories providing workers’ dorms...

Editorial

Sat, Aug 20 2016

With our RMG factories having gone through several changes recently as a result of the 2013 Rana Plaza...