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    Global labour rights group demands release of arrested RMG workers

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on February 05, 2019

    The United Steelworkers, one of the largest unions in North America and Canada, has urged the Bangladesh government to release immediately all the garment workers...

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    Govt, owners may accept six-month timeframe

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on February 03, 2019

    The government and readymade garment factory owners are willing to set a six-month transition plan for the European brands and buyers group for handing over...

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    H&M profit down sharply, online sales up

    Agence France-Presse . Stockholm | Updated at 02:54pm on January 31, 2019

    Sweden | clothing | earnings | H&M AFP .    Swedish ready-to-wear giant Hennes & Mauritz (H&M) said Thursday its 2018 earnings fell sharply due...

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    29 committees formed to oversee implementation of RMG wage

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on January 30, 2019

    The government has formed 29 committees comprising officials of Department of Inspections for Factories and Establishments and Department of Labour to look into the labour...

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    Many garment workers not getting new minimum wage: seminar

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on January 30, 2019

    Readymade garment factory workers at a programme in Dhaka on Tuesday said they were yet to get the newly announce minimum wage in their units....

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    RMG workers being victimised for recent movement

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on January 27, 2019

    The country’s readymade garment workers were being victimised because of their recent movement against disproportionate increase in wages as the factory authorities filed cases against...

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    Govt forms committee to finalise Accord’s exit plan

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on January 25, 2019

    The government has recently formed a working committee to finalise a time bound transition plan for Accord on Fire and Building Safety in Bangladesh, a...

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    Shift to bilateral negotiations challenge for Bangladesh trade: UN

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on January 23, 2019

    The next few years would be crucial for Bangladesh as it has to go for power-based bilateral negotiations with major trading partners as the country...

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    New BGMEA polls panel for leadership thru direct voting

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on January 21, 2019

    Shawdhinata Parishad, a newly formed platform of BGMEA members, on Sunday announced that it would do everything to ensure participatory and competitive elections in the...

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    EPZ Labour Ordinance promulgated

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on January 20, 2019

    President Md Abdul Hamid has promulgated Bangladesh EPZ Labour Ordinance 2019 bringing establishments of Export Processing Zones within the purview of inspection system of labour...

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