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    Draft eyes full remediation by July ’18

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 02:29am on September 29, 2017

    The government in association with the International Labour Organisation has drafted a time-bound remediation strategy for the readymade garment sector, setting a July 2018 timeframe...

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    Rights groups urge brands, govt to ensure compensation

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:07pm on September 25, 2017

    Rights groups urged global buyers, government of Bangladesh and employers to ensure a permanent remedy for the victims of workplace accidents alongside paying compensation, adopting...

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    RMG export shines in Jul-Aug on strong euro

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:18am on September 17, 2017

    Bangladesh’s readymade garment export to its major destinations including the European countries, United States and Canada achieved significant growth in the first two months of...

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    EU buyers cut business ties with 8 more RMG factories

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:00pm on September 11, 2017

    A consortium of European brands and buyers has recently terminated business relations with eight more readymade garment factories in Bangladesh as the companies failed to...

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    Export earnings rise by 13.84pc in Jul-Aug on RMG rebound

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:05pm on September 10, 2017

    Country’s export earnings in the July-August period of the current financial year 2017-18 grew by 13.84 per cent to $6.62 billion from $5.82 billion in...

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    Buyers sever ties with 12 more RMG factories

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:52pm on August 15, 2017

    The western fashion brands and retailers have announced to cut business relations with 12 more readymade garment factories in Bangladesh, taking the total number to...

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    Govt moves to complete remediation by June ‘18

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:42pm on August 07, 2017

    The government has taken a move to expedite the remediation of the readymade garment factories inspected under the national initiative with the aim of removing...

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    26 more Alliance factories complete remediation

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:39pm on August 05, 2017

    Twenty-six more readymade garment factories which make products for North American retailers and buyers completed full safety remediation in July...

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    Canada court rejects suit seeking $2b damages from 2 retailers

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 02:25am on July 19, 2017

    An Ontario court has rejected a class-action lawsuit seeking $2 billion from Joe Fresh and Loblaw Cos Ltd, two Canada-based global retailers, over the Rana...

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    Global buyers cut business ties with 12 more RMG factories

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:03pm on July 11, 2017

    Western retailers’ and buyers’ groups cut business relations with 12 more Bangladeshi readymade garment factories in June on charge of failure in implementing workplace safety...

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