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    BGMEA demands 3pc cash incentive for RMG sector

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 08:45pm on June 16, 2019

    Bangladesh Garment Manufacturers and Exporters Association has demanded three per cent cash incentive for the apparel sector in the budget for 2019-20. ‘There's an estimated...

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    RMG accessories industry seeks lower corporate tax

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:20am on June 16, 2019

    The Bangladesh Garments Accessories and Packaging Manufacturers and Exporters Association on Saturday demanded reduction of corporate tax to 10-12 per cent from the proposed 35...

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    Cash incentive up by Tk 1500cr for RMG exporters

    Shakhawat Hossain | Updated at 01:05am on June 09, 2019

    An extra allocation of around Tk 1,500 crore is likely to be kept in the upcoming new budget to meet the demand of the apparel...

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    Police pickup kills 3 RMG workers in Cumilla

    United News of Bangladesh .  Cumilla | Updated at 12:31am on June 04, 2019

    Three female garment workers were killed and nine people injured as a vehicle of Police Bureau of Investigation hit them at Chandul in Chouddagaram upazila...

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    Most RMG units fail to pay wages

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:04am on June 03, 2019

    The workers of most of the readymade garment factories across the country received no wages till Sunday evening, according to industrial...

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    674 industrial units vulnerable to labour unrest

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:18am on May 20, 2019

    Industrial police has identified 674 industrial units, including 435 apparel and textile units across the country as vulnerable to labour unrest over non-payment of wages...

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    250 RMG units at risk of unrest

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:52am on May 15, 2019

    At least 250 readymade garment factories across the country are at risk of facing unrest over payment of wages and festival allowances to their workers...

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    22.8pc female RMG workers sexually harassed in workplace: study

    Staff correspondent | Updated at 01:11am on May 08, 2019

    At least 22.8 per cent female workers in different garment factories in Bangladesh were sexually harassed in their workplaces, said a study.Manusher Jonno Foundation uncovered...

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    Lost non-RMG exports in 5yrs stand at $8.4b: PRI

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on May 06, 2019

    Bangladesh’s lost non-readymade garment exports are estimated at up to $8.4 billion in the period between fiscal year of 2012-13 and FY 2016-2017 due to...

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    Workers at risk of losing jobs after wage hike

    Rashad Ahamad | Updated at 12:54am on May 01, 2019

    Murad Soyeb, once a worker of an apparel factory at Hemayetpur, Savar now sells potato, onion and vegetables door to door.He is often seen pushing...