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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...

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    H&M sales rise on logistics revamp

    Reuters . Stockholm | Updated at 12:05am on September 18, 2018

    H&M’s sales bounced back in the third quarter, helped by a new logistics system, as the world’s second biggest fashion retailer said a revamp to...

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    400 factories complete full remediation

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on September 11, 2018

    The Alliance for Bangladesh worker Safety, a consortium of North American fashion brands and buyers, on Monday announced that 400 readymade garment factories affiliated with...

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    Bangladesh cuts export tax facing RMG makers’ pressure

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:11pm on September 10, 2018

    The government has reduced source tax on export earnings for readymade garment and other export sectors to 0.60 percent from...

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    RMG factory owners want govt benefits for workers’ wage hike

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on September 10, 2018

    Garment factory owners on Sunday said that the government must give them tax or cash incentives as the wage of the workers would be raised....

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    Investment guru thinks Bangladesh RMG export to US may rise

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:07pm on September 08, 2018

    Bangladesh readymade garment sector may see boost to its exports to the US market as the US president Donald Trump warned on Friday he was...

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    Garment workers plan strike in October for wage hike

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:37am on September 08, 2018

    Garments Sramik Adhikar Andolan, a platform of 12 garment workers’ organisations, on Friday declared that they would go for strike and other tougher programmes in...

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    Apparel workers block road at Uttara

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:25am on August 31, 2018

    Several hundred apparel workers took to the street blocking road for three hours at Uttara in Dhaka on Thursday protesting at terminations of their fellow...