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    RMG sector in trouble for transport shortage: BGMEA

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:23pm on August 06, 2018

    Bangladesh Garment Manufacturers and Exporters Association on Monday said that the country’s readymade garment sector was facing a crisis in making shipment of finished product...

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    Brands warn against early closure of Accord

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on August 03, 2018

    More than 180 European brands which signed the 2018 Transition Accord have warned that if the Bangladesh government goes for a premature shut down of...

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    Japan wants to invest more in Bangladesh RMG sector: Tofail

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:42am on August 01, 2018

    Commerce minister Tofail Ahmed on Tuesday said that Japan showed interest to invest more in Bangladesh especially in the textile sector....

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    Garment labour bodies to besiege wage board office on August 5

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:51am on July 30, 2018

    Garment workers’ organisations will besiege the wage board office in Dhaka on August 5 demanding Tk 16,000 as minimum monthly wage for the ready-made garment...

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    Garment labour bodies to besiege wage board on Aug 5

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 07:38pm on July 29, 2018

    The garment workers’ right bodies will besiege the wage board office on August 5 demanding to set minimum wage at Tk 16,000 per month for...

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    IndustriAll to go on demo over minimum wages for RMG workers

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on July 29, 2018

    IndustriAll Bangladesh Council on Saturday announced protest programme rejecting wage proposals of owners’ and workers’ representatives to the wage board formed to fix wages for...

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    Labour leaders announce hunger strike

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on July 28, 2018

    Andolanrata Garment Sramik Sangathan Samuha, a platform of more than 40 garment workers’ organisations, on Friday announced a hunger strike in front of the wage...

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    Highest in price competitiveness, lowest in compliance: study

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 09:47pm on July 24, 2018

    Bangladesh offers the most competitive prices for the readymade garment products in the world but sourcing from the country involves the highest compliance risks and...

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    Labour orgs disagree with wage proposed by owners

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:08am on July 18, 2018

    Workers’ organisations on Tuesday said the amount employers proposed as monthly minimum wage for readymade garment workers in the Wage Board was too low and...

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    Owners offer Tk 6,360 while workers’ rep for Tk 12,020

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:30am on July 17, 2018

    The garment factory owners’ representative to the minimum wage board for reviewing wages of readymade garment workers on Monday proposed Tk 6,360 as minimum monthly...