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    12 injured as police clash with RMG workers

    Mohammad Ali Zheelon . Gazipur | Updated at 12:54am on May 07, 2020

    At least 12 people were injured in clashes in Gazipur between police and readymade garment workers who demonstrated for reopening of their factory, arrears, and...

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    RMG workers protest at factory layoff

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:11am on May 06, 2020

    Several hundred readymade garment workers at Ashulia, on the outskirts of the capital, on Tuesday demonstrated in front of their factory demanding arrears and protesting...

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    RMG trade bodies ask owners not to pay more than 60pc of April wages

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:31pm on May 04, 2020

    Two apparel sector trade bodies — BGMEA and BKMEA — are discouraging their members from paying their workers full wages for the period of closure...

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    RMG workers’ demo still on for wages

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:31am on May 04, 2020

    Workers of a dozens of readymade garment factories continued their protests at Ashulia, Dhamrai and Gazipur on Sunday demanding wages of March. Industrial Police officers...

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    RMG export in April plunges by 85pc

    Moinul Haque | Updated at 10:03pm on May 03, 2020

    The country’s readymade garment export plunged by almost 85 per cent year on year in April this year as the coronavirus outbreak in most of...

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    RMG workers rush for Dhaka amid shutdown

    Our Correspondent . Tangail | Updated at 01:20pm on May 03, 2020

    Garment workers in Tangail used local transports and even walked to reach back to their work places in Dhaka, Gazipur and Narayanganj, among others, as...

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    RMG workers to get 60pc wage for closure period

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:30am on April 30, 2020

    State minister for labour Monnujan Sufian on Wednesday said that the workers of the readymade garment factories, which were closed in April due to general...

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    Swedish PM tells Hasina they won’t cancel RMG orders

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 10:43pm on April 29, 2020

    Swedish prime minister Stefan Lofvenon Wednesday assured prime minister Sheikh Hasina that his country would not cancel any garment product order from Bangladesh. ‘We’ll continue...

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    2 RMG units shut as 2 workers test positive

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 09:56pm on April 28, 2020

    A readymade garment factory at Savar on Tuesday announced a one-day leave and another one in Jashore was asked to close as each unit found...

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    Thousands of RMG workers enter Dhaka

    Our Correspondent | Updated at 04:45pm on April 28, 2020

    Thousands of ready made garment workers entered Dhaka through the Shimulia-Kathalbari river route on Tuesday. At least 3,000 RMG reached in Shimulia Ghat around 10:00am...