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    Jute mills workers call off strike, back to work

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 04:41pm on April 16, 2019

    The countrywide strike of state owned jute mills was withdrawn on Tuesday morning as the authorities assured them to fulfil their...

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    Khulna jute mill workers go on 96-hour strike

    United News of Bangladesh . Khulna | Updated at 12:12pm on April 15, 2019

    Workers of state-owned jute mills in Khulna region started a 96-hour strike on Monday morning to press home their nine-point demand that...

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    Jute mills workers to stage fresh agitation

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:30am on April 08, 2019

    State-owned jute mills workers on Sunday decided to stage fresh agitation programmes, including strike, road and railway blockade, to press home their nine-point demands, including...

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    Govt okays Tk 10cr for Sonali bag production

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 12:00am on April 08, 2019

    The government has approved about Tk 10 crore to run a project for producing biodegradable Sonali bags from jute and conducting advance research on the...

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    Jute warehouse burnt in Chuadanga fire

    United News of Bangladesh . Chuadanga | Updated at 01:32pm on April 07, 2019

    A jute warehouse was burnt as a fire broke out in Pashurhat area of Alamdanga upazila in Chuadanga on early Sunday. Police and local Civil...

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    300 people sued

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on April 06, 2019

    Police lodged a case with Daulatpur Police Station in Khulna city Thursday night accusing 250 to 300 people of attacking Pabla police box under the...

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    Khulna Jute mill workers continue protests for 3rd day

    United News of Bangladesh . Khulna | Updated at 11:41am on April 04, 2019

    Workers of the state owned jute mills in Khulna are continuing the 72-hour strike to press home their nine-point demand including implementation of the wage...

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    Workers pay as mismanagement rules jute mills

    | Updated at 12:00am on April 04, 2019

    THE jute sector, which had been a major contributor to the economy for many decades, now fights a losing battle for survival. Lack of proper...

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    Workers block roads, railways for second day

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:37pm on April 03, 2019

    State-owned jute mill workers and employees continued 72-hour strike and blockaded roads and railways for four hours across the country for the second straight day...

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    Jute mill workers on 72-hour strike

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:31am on April 03, 2019

    State-owned jute mill workers and employees began a 72-hour strike and four-hour blockade of roads and railways for three days across the country Tuesday morning...