Moinul Haque

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    India, Poland set to become $1b export markets of Bangladesh

    Moinul Haque | Updated at 12:00am on April 14, 2019

    India and Poland are on the track to become new billion-dollar export markets for Bangladesh in the current financial year 2018-19 due to extraordinary performance...

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    Bangladesh textile millers losing local business worth $6b a year

    Moinul Haque | Updated at 12:00am on April 09, 2019

    Local textile manufacturers are losing business worth more than $6 billion annually in the domestic market due to smuggling of yarn and fabrics into the...

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    Probe cites chemical explosion as primary cause

    Moinul Haque | Updated at 12:14am on March 18, 2019

    The labour ministry’s probe committee formed to investigate the causes of the deadly fire in old Dhaka’s Chawk Bazar has found that the fire originated...

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    Poor wages force Bangladesh RMG workers to skip meals

    Moinul Haque | Updated at 12:00am on February 27, 2019

    Most of the readymade garment workers in Bangladesh cannot afford three full meals per day and regularly skip meals due to poor wages, according to...

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    New body formed as old one sinks into oblivion

    Moinul Haque | Updated at 12:00am on February 24, 2019

    The government has again formed a committee to prepare a list of factories which use flammable products and chemicals in Dhaka and operate without having...

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    Top 10 pharma cos keep holding nearly 68pc of market: data

    Moinul Haque | Updated at 12:00am on February 06, 2019

    The top 10 local pharmaceutical companies continue holding more than 67 per cent share of the Bangladesh medicine market while 194 others hold only 32...

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    Apparel exporters seek more incentives

    Moinul Haque | Updated at 11:31pm on January 31, 2019

    Apparel exporters on Thursday sought more facilities from the government to implement the newly announced wages for the workers, claiming that the export-oriented apparel sector...

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    5,000 RMG workers fired from jobs

    Moinul Haque | Updated at 12:00am on January 29, 2019

    Around 5,000 readymade garment workers have been fired from their jobs for their alleged involvement in the recent labour unrest for wage hike in labour-intensive...

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    Soaring living cost hurting the poor hard: economists

    Moinul Haque | Updated at 12:07am on January 18, 2019

    The costs of living in Dhaka increased by 6 per cent in 2018 for price hike of food items and other daily essentials, which hit...

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    RMG workers join work amidst termination fear

    Rashad Ahamad and Moinul Haque | Updated at 12:30am on January 16, 2019

    Apparel workers on Tuesday resumed productions in their factories at Ashulia, Savar and Gazipur amidst fear of arrest and termination of jobs as factory owners...