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    82pc paid thru digital method in May: study

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:03pm on May 22, 2020

    Bangladesh’s readymade garment sector experienced a massive shift in wages payment system as 82 per cent of workers who were paid received their wages through...

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    RMG workers continue protests for wages, festival allowances

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:32am on May 21, 2020

    Thousands of workers from at least 40 readymade garment factories in Ashulia, Gazipur, Narayanganj, Chattogram and Dhaka city on Wednesday staged demonstrations and blocked roads...

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    Trade Union Centre demands workers’ wage by May 20

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:25am on May 19, 2020

    Leaders of Bangladesh Trade Union Centre at a rally called on the government to take steps to ensure payment of wage, festival allowance and arrears...

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    46 RMG units seek central fund allocation to pay wages

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:36pm on May 18, 2020

    Some 46 readymade garment factories have filed applications with the labour ministry, seeking allocation from RMG sector Central Fund to pay their workers wages before...

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    Labour leaders demand wages, Eid allowance by May 20

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 02:05am on May 16, 2020

    Garment workers leaders on Friday demanded payment of Eid festival allowance and all salary arrears by May 20. They also demanded reinstatement of sacked workers...

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    Unrest in RMG sector continues for wages

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:46am on May 13, 2020

    Several thousand workers of the readymade garment factories in Dhaka city and other industrial zones across the country on Tuesday staged demonstration demanding full wages...

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    SKOP demands wage for May before Eid

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:40pm on May 12, 2020

    Sramik Karmachari Oikya Parishad on Tuesday called on the government to take steps to pay wage and arrears of employees and workers before the upcoming...

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    RMG wages of March still unpaid in 370 factories

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:10am on May 12, 2020

    Readymade garment factory workers continued their demonstration on Monday in several industrial zones across the country demanding full wages for the month of April while...

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    RMG workers in Demra, Gazipur, Ashulia agitate for full pay, arrears

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:08pm on May 09, 2020

    At least 20 readymade garment workers were injured as police charged baton and fired tear gas shells and rubber bullets on the workers who were...

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    Factory owners seek Tk 3,047cr for April wages

    HM Murtuza | Updated at 10:34pm on May 04, 2020

    The Bangladesh Bank has received applications from nine banks for another Tk 481 crore in credit for the payment of workers’ wages of 205 entities for...