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    Apparel exports to US rises by 5.84pc in nine months

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on November 04, 2018

    Bangladesh’s apparel exports to the United States in January-September of current year increased by 5.84 per cent to $4.16 billion from $3.93 billion in the...

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    One Ansar member killed, 5 injured in Gazipur

    Our Correspondent . Gazipur | Updated at 12:08am on November 02, 2018

    An Ansar member was killed and five others were injured in clashes with garment workers at Hatimara in Gazipur on Thursday following a rumour that...

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    Apparel sector wage board must review objections

    | Updated at 12:00am on November 01, 2018

    THE government and apparel factory owners have often ignored rights of the workers and their economic survival, the latest being the most recent wage board...

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    9th edition of Denim Expo in Nov 7-8

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 06:34pm on October 26, 2018

    The 9th edition of Bangladesh Denim Expo is going to be held at the International Convention City Bashundhara in Dhaka on November 7 and 8,...

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    BGMEA moves to scrap term limit of its board directors

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on October 19, 2018

    Bangladesh Garment Manufacturers and Exporters Association has taken a move to lift the bar on contesting in its executive committee election after serving the offices...

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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...

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    BGMEA, Lanka businesses to join hands for RMG export boost

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

    Bangladeshi apparel exporters and Sri Lankan businesses on Thursday agreed to use the strength of each other for boosting apparel export to the European market...

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    Global buyers, investors for continuation of Accord

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on September 30, 2018

    Global buyers and investors have requested Bangladesh government to allow operation of Transition Accord in Bangladesh’s readymade garment sector until the ‘rigorous readiness’ of a...

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    GWTUC wants govt to review minimum wage for garment workers

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:55pm on September 28, 2018

    Garment Workers’ Trade Union Centre leaders called on the government on Friday to reconsider its decision to fix the monthly minimum wage for garment workers...

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    RMG workers’ children to get edn aid from central fund

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on September 23, 2018

    Nearly 200 children of readymade garment workers are going to receive education assistance from the RMG sector central fund next month, according to labour ministry...