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    Shortage of skilled workforce challenge to achieving $50b export target by 2021

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 02:12am on December 20, 2016

    Readymade garment entrepreneurs on Monday said that shortage of skilled workforce was a big challenge to achieve the target of export earnings of US$ 50...

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    Alliance cuts ties with six more RMG factories

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 09:32pm on December 17, 2016

    North American fashion brands and retailers have cut business relations with six more Bangladeshi supplier readymade garment factories on charge of failure in making required...

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    Most of RMG workers face abusive behaviour in workplace: study

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 09:35pm on December 15, 2016

    Behaviour of management with workers in the readymade garment sector of Bangladesh has worsened in 2015-16, according to a recent survey report...

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    Buyers cut ties with 8 more RMG units

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:49pm on December 01, 2016

    Western fashion retailers’ and buyers’ groups have cut business relations with eight more Bangladeshi supplier companies on charge of failure in implementing workplace safety programme...

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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...