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    Compensation may increase in Bangladesh labour law

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:23pm on May 20, 2018

    The government and representatives of factory owners and workers have reached a consensus on raising compensation for workplace death and injury in the labour law....

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    Grameen Telecom asked to show cause in 8 cases

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:33am on April 23, 2018

    The Dhaka Labour Court-3 on Sunday issued a notice to show cause notice to Grameen Telecom asking it to explain why the company should not...

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    Govt talks with stakeholders over concerns of ILO begin

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on March 19, 2018

    The government has started discussions with stakeholders on the draft amendments to the Bangladesh Labour Act 2006 as the International Labour Organisation expressed reservations about...

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    Business units flouting holiday, work-hour rules

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 09:13pm on March 13, 2018

    The government has taken a move to bring all the business establishments across the country under the labour act as it has found that most...

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    Grameen Telecom given 2 weeks

    Ershad Kamol | Updated at 12:00am on January 04, 2018

    Department of inspection for factories and establishments on Wednesday gave Grameen Telecom authorities two more weeks to officially inform the department that the telecom operator...

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    Govt goes for slab-based worker participation for TU registration

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on November 22, 2017

    The government has proposed four slabs of worker representation requirement for getting trade union registration in industries as the International Labour Organisation suggested that the...

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    Repeal laws curtailing workers’ democratic rights: labour leaders

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on October 22, 2017

    Labour leaders on Saturday urged the government to repeal all the laws that curtail or limit workers’ democratic rights, including rights to form and join...

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    Labour leaders for repealing laws against workers’ rights

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 05:52pm on October 21, 2017

    Labour leaders at a discussion on Saturday urged the government to cancel all laws and rules that go against the democratic rights of workers, specially...

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    INSUB demands construction worker death compensation Tk 15 lakh

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 05:28pm on October 21, 2017

      Labour leaders on Friday at a rally in the capital called on the government to increase facilities for the construction workers in the country...

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    Labour law violation still rampant: activists

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:39am on September 17, 2017

    Many employers are not providing appointment letter, service book or allowing maternity leave for workers violating existing labour law, rights activists said on Friday...