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    11,000 RMG workers fired

    Rashad Ahamad | Updated at 12:14am on February 13, 2019

    Around 11,000 apparel workers of 99 factories in the capital as well as Ashulia, Savar, Gazipur and Narayanganj were fired and 3,500 others implicated in...

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    Apparel exporters seek more incentives

    Moinul Haque | Updated at 11:31pm on January 31, 2019

    Apparel exporters on Thursday sought more facilities from the government to implement the newly announced wages for the workers, claiming that the export-oriented apparel sector...

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    H&M profit down sharply, online sales up

    Agence France-Presse . Stockholm | Updated at 02:54pm on January 31, 2019

    Sweden | clothing | earnings | H&M AFP .    Swedish ready-to-wear giant Hennes & Mauritz (H&M) said Thursday its 2018 earnings fell sharply due...

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    5,000 RMG workers fired from jobs

    Moinul Haque | Updated at 12:00am on January 29, 2019

    Around 5,000 readymade garment workers have been fired from their jobs for their alleged involvement in the recent labour unrest for wage hike in labour-intensive...

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    Many workers hiding as police hunt on

    Rashad Ahamad | Updated at 12:05am on January 17, 2019

    Many apparel workers at Savar and Ashulia are on the run in the face of continued police drives to arrest workers in cases filed against...

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    RMG workers join work amidst termination fear

    Rashad Ahamad and Moinul Haque | Updated at 12:30am on January 16, 2019

    Apparel workers on Tuesday resumed productions in their factories at Ashulia, Savar and Gazipur amidst fear of arrest and termination of jobs as factory owners...

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    GAPEXPO begins Thursday

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on January 15, 2019

    The 10th edition of garment accessories and packaging exposition (GAPEXPO) is going to start on Thursday in the city to create a bridge between manufacturers...

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    Pays increased amidst protests

    Moinul Haque and Rashad Ahamad | Updated at 12:00am on January 14, 2019

    The government on Sunday announced upward revision of the new wage structure of readymade garment workers in face of weeklong labour unrest in the export-oriented...

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    No wage, factories to shut if workers skip work: BGMEA

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:43pm on January 13, 2019

    Bangladesh Garment Manufacturers and Exporters Association president Siddiqur Rahman on Sunday said the agitating apparel workers would not get their wages and factories would remain...

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    Workers’ unrest continues, 80 factories closed

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on January 13, 2019

    Production at over 80 apparel factories were suspended for Saturday at Ashulia, Gazipur and in the capital as thousands of workers held demonstrations blocking roads...