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    B’desh yet to ensure worker rights in RMG sector: Bernicat

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:05pm on November 28, 2016

    US ambassador Marcia Stephens Bloom Bernicat on Monday said that the government of Bangladesh was yet to ensure workers’ rights in the readymade garment sector...

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    Bernicat to discuss GSP issue with Donald Trump 

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha | Updated at 09:22pm on November 12, 2016

    United States ambassador to Dhaka Marcia Stephens Bloom Bernicat on Saturday said that she would discuss the GSP issue with the US president-elect Donald Trump...

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    Buyers cut ties with 150 RMG units

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:16pm on October 31, 2016

    The global fashion brands and retailers on Monday announced to cut business relations with five more readymade garment factories in Bangladesh taking the total number...

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    Safety training institute in the offing

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:47pm on October 30, 2016

    The labour ministry with the support of German government has taken a move to establish an occupational health and safety training and research institute in...

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    BGMEA searches ways for monitoring garment safety after Alliance, Accord go

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:58pm on October 26, 2016

    Bangladesh Garment Manufacturers and Exporters Association is in the lookout for ways to monitor safety issues of garment factories after the expiry of timeframe of...

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    Slow pace of workers’ database creation to delay aid release

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:25pm on October 20, 2016

    A slow pace of completing a database of workers in the readymade garment sector may cause delay in receiving financial assistance by the workers from...

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    RMG exports to Russia, China soar in Q1

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:35pm on October 17, 2016

    Country’s apparel-export earnings from Russia, China and Chile registered a colossal growth in the first quarter of the current financial year of 2016-17 while the...

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    BGMEA unhappy with Accord’s business termination method

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 04:53pm on October 06, 2016

    Readymade garment makers are unhappy with the actions of European buyers’ group regarding business termination as the initiative suspended all the...