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    25 people injured in police-RMG workers clashes in Gazipur

    Our Correspondent . Gazipur | Updated at 02:09am on December 13, 2018

    At least 25 people, including policemen, were injured in clashes between the police and readymade garment workers at different points in Gazipur on Wednesday....

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    RMG workers stage demo in Gazipur for salary hike

    United News of Bangladesh . Gazipur | Updated at 12:01pm on December 12, 2018

    Several hundred workers of different garment factories have been staging demonstration in front of their respective factories in Konabari and Kashimpur areas in Gazipur demanding...

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    Bangladesh sees rise in export earnings

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 04:14pm on December 10, 2018

    Bangladesh has earned $1707.37 crore in the first five months (July-November) of the ongoing fiscal year which is 12.07 per cent higher than the target...

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    Fire prevention rules in limbo for 4yrs on RMG owners’ objections

    Moinul Haque | Updated at 12:00am on December 05, 2018

    Fire Prevention and Protection Rules 2014 has remained suspended for four years as the government is yet to revise the rules after its suspension following...

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    50 injured as RMG workers clash with police in Narayanganj

    Our Correspondent . Narayanganj | Updated at 01:14am on December 04, 2018

    At least 50 people, mostly readymade garment workers, were injured in a clash with police in BSCIC area of Fatullah in Narayanganj on Monday.Witnesses said...

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    RMG workers’ demonstrations halt traffic on Dhaka-Mymensingh Highway

    United News of Bangladesh . Gazipur | Updated at 01:28pm on November 29, 2018

    Traffic on Dhaka-Mymensingh Highway came to a halt on Thursday morning as the workers of a garment factory put up barricade at Bhabanipur on the...

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    Govt announces Tk 8,000 as minimum wage

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:44am on November 27, 2018

    The government has finally announced Tk 8,000 as the minimum wage for readymade garment workers as per the recommendations of the minimum wage board.The labour ministry...

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    Only seven witnesses examined so far

    Rashad Ahamad | Updated at 12:21am on November 24, 2018

    Only seven witnesses, out of 104, were examined in three years since charges were framed in September 2015 against 13 people in Tazreen Fashions fire...

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    RMG workers clash with police in N’ganj over unpaid wages

    Our Correspondent . Narayanganj | Updated at 02:24pm on October 22, 2018

    At least 50 people, mostly readymade garment factory workers and a few cops, were injured during sporadic clashes between the workers and police near Adamzee...

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    Wage board finalises recommendation of RMG workers’ wages in all grades

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:53am on October 12, 2018

    The minimum wage board, formed to review the wages for the readymade garment workers, has finalised its recommendations setting minimum wages for the workers of...