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    BGMEA job fair in city tomorrow

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 10:07pm on March 16, 2017

    A daylong job fair for those intend to build career in the country’s apparel sector will be held in the city on Saturday...

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    Govt allocates 5.5 bighas of Uttara land for new BGMEA building

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:50pm on March 13, 2017

    The government has decided in principle to allocate 5.5 bighas of land at Uttara in the capital Dhaka to the Bangladesh Garment Manufacturers and Exporters...

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    Govt forms 20-member tripartite council for RMG sector

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 10:45pm on March 12, 2017

    The government has formed a 20-member tripartite consultative council with representatives from workers, employers and the government for the country’s readymade garment sector...

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    Garment entrepreneurs advised to be compliant on workers’ rights

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:31pm on February 25, 2017

    Readymade garment entrepreneurs need to be compliant on workers’ rights and safety as the related issues have again surfaced in global arena after Ashulia incident...

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    PM urges brands, buyers to help overhaul RMG factories

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 10:28pm on February 25, 2017

    Putting emphasis on adopting short-, medium- and long-term plans for boosting demand for Bangladeshi readymade garment products in the world market, prime minister Sheikh Hasina...

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    US, Brazil urged not to slap duty on RMG made from their cotton

    Moinul Haque | Updated at 10:24pm on February 20, 2017

    The Bangladesh Garment Manufacturers and Exporters Association has proposed that the governments of the United States and Brazil should consider duty-free market access for the...

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    EPZ foreign cos allowed to borrow from parent firms

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:17pm on January 22, 2017

    Bangladesh Bank on Sunday said that the foreign companies located in the country’s export processing zones and economic zones would be allowed to borrow from...

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    Accord for new wage board for RMG sector workers Writes to PM

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:29pm on January 20, 2017

    The Accord on Fire and Building Safety in Bangladesh, a consortium of European fashion brands and buyers, has requested the Bangladesh government to form a...

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    9 more RMG units lose ties with buyers

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:04am on December 29, 2016

    The number of readymade garment factories in which global buyers cut business relations on charge of failure in fixing safety faults reached to 187 with...

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    RMG owners close 55 units at Ashulia

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:35pm on December 20, 2016

    Apparel factory owners on Tuesday announced closure of 55 factories in Ashulia industrial belt on the outskirts of the capital for an indefinite period amid...