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    Minimum wage still one of the lowest

    Jasim Uddin | Updated at 01:13am on September 21, 2018

    Readymade garment workers in Bangladesh are paid one of the lowest minimum monthly wages among the global apparel producing countries. ...

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    Apparel workers reject new wage

    Rashad Ahamad | Updated at 01:12am on September 21, 2018

    Apparel workers have rejected the new minimum gross monthly wage of Tk 8,000 declared by the government on September 13, saying it was too insufficient...

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    New gross minimum wage for beginners far too insufficient for apparel workers

    | Updated at 01:10am on September 21, 2018

    If the workers and their leaders were united, I could negotiate from a stronger footing to increase the minimum wages for the apparel workers....

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    Proposed minimum wage for RMG workers in Bangladesh inadequate

    | Updated at 12:34am on September 21, 2018

    The proposed minimum monthly wage, Tk 8,000, for readymade garment workers is inadequate to meet their cost of living if various basic needs and the rate...

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    RMG workers to rally against minimum wage on Sept 21

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 05:09pm on September 19, 2018

    Garment workers will demonstrate in their factory areas across the country on September 21 protesting the fixation of minimum wage at Tk 8, 000 by...

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    Representative criticised for not protecting workers’ interest

    Moinul Haque | Updated at 12:31am on September 15, 2018

    Apparel sector trade union leaders on Friday criticised workers’ representative to the wage board for accepting Tk 8,000 as the minimum wage for readymade garment workers...

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    Minimum wage for RMG workers Tk 8,000

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on September 14, 2018

    The government on Thursday announced Tk 8,000 as minimum monthly wage, up from existing Tk 5,300, for the country’s readymade garment workers amid protests from...

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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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    Tannery workers' minimum wages not implemented

    Rashad Ahamad | Updated at 12:10am on September 08, 2018

    Labour leaders said Wednesday that not a single tannery factory owner implemented the new wage structure for their workers though the government announced it six...

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    Minimum wage for transport workers is way forward

    | Updated at 12:00am on August 10, 2018

    THE death of two college students and the subsequent student protests for road safety have compelled all, from the government to bus owners associations, to...

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