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    Apparel exports to US rises by 5.84pc in nine months

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on November 04, 2018

    Bangladesh’s apparel exports to the United States in January-September of current year increased by 5.84 per cent to $4.16 billion from $3.93 billion in the...

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    RMG wage board finalises new wage ignoring all objections

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:59am on October 31, 2018

    The minimum wage board, formed to review the wages for the readymade garment workers, has finalised its proposal setting Tk 8,000 as minimum wage for...

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    Experts for dev of negotiation skills to get RMG fair prices

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on October 30, 2018

    Experts and exporters on Monday stressed enhancing negotiation skills in international trade to get fair prices for readymade garment products....

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    9th edition of Denim Expo in Nov 7-8

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 06:34pm on October 26, 2018

    The 9th edition of Bangladesh Denim Expo is going to be held at the International Convention City Bashundhara in Dhaka on November 7 and 8,...

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    DoT reg made mandatory for apparel factories

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 03:29am on October 24, 2018

    Textile Act-2018 which was passed recently made it mandatory for the textile owners to get registration from the Department of Textile for running their business....

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    10 exporters face Turkish duty on synthetic yarn export

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 02:29am on October 22, 2018

    Ten local exporters may face anti-circumvention duty on export of synthetic yarn to Turkey as the companies did not respond to an investigation initiated by...

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    Accord goes slow in handing over responsibility

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 02:26am on October 22, 2018

    Accord on Fire and Building Safety in Bangladesh, the platform of European retailers, has failed to keep its promise to start handing over RMG factory...

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    BGMEA moves to scrap term limit of its board directors

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on October 19, 2018

    Bangladesh Garment Manufacturers and Exporters Association has taken a move to lift the bar on contesting in its executive committee election after serving the offices...

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    BGMEA criticises rights groups for seeking revision

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on October 16, 2018

    Bangladesh Garment Manufacturers and Exporters Association leaders on Monday criticised labour rights groups which are demanding upward revision of the newly-announced minimum wage of Tk...

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    BGMEA, BKMEA dilly-dallying with govt order to stop UD

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 02:10am on October 14, 2018

    BGMEA and BKMEA, the two associations of the country’s apparel exporters, have failed to comply with the government directive to stop issuing Utilisation Declaration to...