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    RMG workers’ rep to propose Tk 16,000 as minimum wage

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:45pm on July 07, 2018

    Workers’ representative to the readymade garment sector wage board is likely to submit a proposal today at the second meeting of the board recommending Tk 16,000...

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    Germany overtakes US as top RMG export market of Bangladesh

    Moinul Haque | Updated at 12:05am on July 06, 2018

    Germany has overtaken the United States, for the first time, as the largest export market for Bangladesh’s readymade garment in the just concluded financial year...

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    Govt appoints 60 engineers to expedite RMG factory remediation

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:05pm on July 03, 2018

    The government has appointed 60 engineers to expedite the readymade garment factory remediation works under the Remediation Coordination Cell....

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    FY18 exports post paltry 5.8pc growth

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:41pm on July 03, 2018

    The country’s export earnings in the just concluded financial year 2017-18 stood $36.66 billion, growing by only 5.8 per cent from $34.65 billion in the...

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    RMG wage board holds 2nd meeting on July 8

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:29am on July 01, 2018

    The minimum wage board, formed to review the wages for the readymade garment workers, is going to hold its second meeting on July 8 almost...

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    Bangladesh calls for price hike of apparel products

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 08:43pm on June 25, 2018

    Bangladesh on Monday called for increasing prices of its apparel products considering huge investment made by apparel manufacturers that helped improved safety measures and working...

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    Govt may face questions over slow remediation of RMG factories

    Moinul Haque | Updated at 10:16pm on June 23, 2018

    Slow progress in fixing safety faults in the readymade garment factories inspected under national initiative and extension of the tenure of buyers-led initiatives Accord and...

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    Govt extends RMG factory remediation deadline to Dec

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on June 22, 2018

    The government on Thursday extended the deadline for completing remediation works in the readymade garment factories, which are being inspected under the joint initiative of...

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    Minimum wage board for RMG workers at a crawl

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:13pm on June 19, 2018

    Minimum wage board formed for reviewing wages of readymade garment workers is going slow in making recommendations for minimum rates of wages as the board...

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    All member factories paid workers wages, allowances, claims BGMEA

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on June 15, 2018

    The Bangladesh Garment Manufacturers and Exporters Association on Thursday claimed that all its member factories cleared workers’ wages for the month of May and festival...