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    India rules-of-origin move to hit Bangladesh RMG export

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 09:57pm on August 12, 2018

    A recent Indian government’s move to introduce rules of origin in the name of protecting its local garment manufacturers might severely hurt Bangladesh’s export growth...

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    RMG sector hit hard by student movement: BGMEA Ctg

    Staff Correspondent . Chittagong | Updated at 11:01pm on August 08, 2018

    The recent movement for road safety affected the country’s readymade garments sector badly and the businessmen counted big losses, alleged Bangladesh Garments Manufacturers and Exporters...

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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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    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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    Bangladesh calls for price hike of apparel products

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 08:43pm on June 25, 2018

    Bangladesh on Monday called for increasing prices of its apparel products considering huge investment made by apparel manufacturers that helped improved safety measures and working...

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    Minimum wage board for RMG workers at a crawl

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:13pm on June 19, 2018

    Minimum wage board formed for reviewing wages of readymade garment workers is going slow in making recommendations for minimum rates of wages as the board...