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    Labour leaders want Tk 16,000 as minimum wage for RMG workers

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:38am on July 14, 2018

    Labour leaders at a human chain in front of the National Press Club on Friday urged the government to declare Tk 16,000 as the minimum...

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    RMG workers block city road protesting factory closure

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 01:00pm on July 10, 2018

    Several hundred garment workers blocked Kazi Nazrul Islam Avenue at Tejturibazar in the city on Tuesday morning protesting at the closure of their factory without...

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    Germany overtakes US as top RMG export market of Bangladesh

    Moinul Haque | Updated at 12:05am on July 06, 2018

    Germany has overtaken the United States, for the first time, as the largest export market for Bangladesh’s readymade garment in the just concluded financial year...

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    RMG workers threaten movement for minimum wage of Tk 16,000

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 05:20pm on July 05, 2018

    Garment Workers on Thursday threatened a tougher movement if their demand of fixing minimum wage at Tk 16,000 is not met at the owners’ and...

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    Bangladesh calls for price hike of apparel products

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 08:43pm on June 25, 2018

    Bangladesh on Monday called for increasing prices of its apparel products considering huge investment made by apparel manufacturers that helped improved safety measures and working...

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    Female RMG worker found dead in Gazipur

    Our Correspondent . Gazipur | Updated at 01:03am on June 25, 2018

    Police recovered the body of a female garment worker on a pool of blood with stab and chopping wounds in her bed room at Mulaid...

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    Minimum wage board for RMG workers at a crawl

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:13pm on June 19, 2018

    Minimum wage board formed for reviewing wages of readymade garment workers is going slow in making recommendations for minimum rates of wages as the board...

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    Many RMG owners fail to keep pledge over wage payment

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:29am on June 12, 2018

    Many of the readymade garment factory owners in the country have failed to keep their pledge of paying wages for the month of May to...

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    IMF for more steps to promote export diversification in BD

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 12:42am on June 11, 2018

    The International Monetary Fund has laid emphasis on continuing investment in infrastructure and human capital, lowering barriers to new businesses and reviewing the existing tariff...

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    Local edn fails to cater for RMG sector needs

    Mohiuddin Alamgir and Moinul Haque | Updated at 01:35am on June 06, 2018

    Several billion dollars in salaries and allowances of top level foreign employees are flying out of the country every year as the technical education provided...