Apparel

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    Non-bonded exporters to get duty refund without physical inspection of goods

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on September 28, 2018

    Exporters who do not enjoy bonded warehouse facility will be allowed to get refund of customs duty and value-added tax paid on import of raw...

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    219 RMG units face govt action for remediation failure

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on September 28, 2018

    The government has started taking punitive measures against non-compliant readymade garment factories which were inspected under a government-led and International Labour Organisation-supported initiative but failed...

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    RMG workers’ children to get edn aid from central fund

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on September 23, 2018

    Nearly 200 children of readymade garment workers are going to receive education assistance from the RMG sector central fund next month, according to labour ministry...

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    Govt apprises EC delegation progress, labour leaders highlight challenges

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:39pm on September 15, 2018

    A high-powered delegation of European Commission has concluded its six-day mission on assessing labour rights situation in Bangladesh and the country’s fate regarding generalised scheme...

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    Labour bodies reject new wage for RMG workers

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:04am on September 14, 2018

    Garment labour organisations on Thursday rejected the new minimum wage for apparel worker set at Tk 8,000 and called for its review....

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    Minimum wage for RMG workers Tk 8,000

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on September 14, 2018

    The government on Thursday announced Tk 8,000 as minimum monthly wage, up from existing Tk 5,300, for the country’s readymade garment workers amid protests from...

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    Bangladesh exports fall by 11.74pc in Aug on Eid holidays

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

    Country’s export earnings fell by 11.74 per cent in August this year compared with that in the same month of last year because of Eid-ul-Azha...

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    400 factories complete full remediation

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on September 11, 2018

    The Alliance for Bangladesh worker Safety, a consortium of North American fashion brands and buyers, on Monday announced that 400 readymade garment factories affiliated with...

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    BTRC likely to raise MNP fees as it amends guidelines

    HM Murtuza | Updated at 12:05am on September 11, 2018

    The government has withdrawn from MNP licensing guidelines the specification of Tk 30 as mobile number portability fee for the customers, widening the space for charging...

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    Bonanza for RMG makers: govt cuts export, corporate tax

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on September 11, 2018

    The government has cut source tax on export earnings for readymade garment and other export-oriented sectors to 0.60 per cent from 1 per cent amid...

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