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    RMG workers stage demo in Gazipur

    United News of Bangladesh . Gazipur | Updated at 01:21am on October 01, 2017

    Workers of a readymade garments factory staged demonstration on Dhaka-Mymensingh highway at MC Bazar under Sreepur upazila in Gazipur on Saturday morning, demanding their salaries...

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    Payment of festival allowance before Eid is a must

    | Updated at 12:05am on August 26, 2017

    IT IS, indeed, disappointing that workers of most of the apparel factories are yet to get their festival allowance although the Bangladesh Garment Manufacturers and...

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    Most of apparel units fail to pay festival allowances in time

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:13am on August 25, 2017

    Workers of most of the readymade garment factories are yet to get their festival allowances although Bangladesh Garment Manufacturers and Exporters Association earlier promised that...

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    Move initiated for maternity rights at apparel factories

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:13am on August 23, 2017

    The United Nations Children’s Fund in collaboration with the ministry of health and ministry of labour on Tuesday launched a pilot programme to promote apparel...

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    Industrial police finds 300 apparel units problematic

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:23am on August 18, 2017

    Industrial police has identified 385 industrial units, including 300 apparel factories, across the country vulnerable to labour unrest over the payment of wages and festival...

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    Apparel workers lay siege to BGMEA building for arrears

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:19am on August 17, 2017

    Several hundred workers of two garment factories laid sieged to the office building of Bangladesh Garment Manufacturers and Exporters Association at Karwan Bazar in Dhaka...

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    Pay RMG workers’ wages, bonus before Eid: Chunnu

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 01:18am on August 17, 2017

    State minister for labour and employment Md Mujibul Haque Chunnu on Wednesday urged garment owners to clear the festival bonus, salaries and arrears to the...

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    Apparel industry goes slow on high-end products

    Moinul Haque | Updated at 12:05am on August 10, 2017

    Capacity building for production of high-end apparels in Bangladesh goes slow despite huge potential as most of the apparel exporters are found complacent about the...

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    Apparel exporters don’t want to see Accord, Alliance after 2018

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:10pm on July 31, 2017

    A large majority of the country’s readymade garment exporters on Sunday heavily criticised the activities of two western buyers’ platforms — Accord and Alliance —...

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    2 RMG workers killed in Ashulia

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:26am on July 29, 2017

    Two readymade garment workers were killed in separate incidents at Ashulia, police said on Friday. Police on Thursday night recovered the body of Mahfuza Begun,...