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    Most RMG units fail to pay wages

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:04am on June 03, 2019

    The workers of most of the readymade garment factories across the country received no wages till Sunday evening, according to industrial...

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    BGMEA disputes TIB findings on worker wage

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on April 25, 2019

    Bangladesh Garment Manufacturers and Exporters Association on Wednesday disagreed with some findings of a study of the Transparency International Bangladesh on wages of apparel workers...

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    Bangladesh RMG worker wage hasn’t risen, rather dropped: TIB

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on April 24, 2019

    Wage of apparel workers in Bangladesh has in real terms decreased by 26 per cent although the factory owners claim that they had raised the...

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    US job growth rebounds in Mar, but wage gains moderate

    Reuters . Washington | Updated at 12:00am on April 06, 2019

    US employment growth accelerated from a 17-month low in March as milder weather boosted hiring in sectors like construction, which could further allay fears of...

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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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    Amin Jute Mill workers rally for increased wages

    Staff Correspondent . Chattogram | Updated at 12:00am on March 11, 2019

    The workers of Amin Jute Mill demanded the implementation of their increased wages as per the National Wage Commission 2015, at a flag demonstration on...

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    Poor wages force Bangladesh RMG workers to skip meals

    Moinul Haque | Updated at 12:00am on February 27, 2019

    Most of the readymade garment workers in Bangladesh cannot afford three full meals per day and regularly skip meals due to poor wages, according to...

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    Apparel exporters seek more incentives

    Moinul Haque | Updated at 11:31pm on January 31, 2019

    Apparel exporters on Thursday sought more facilities from the government to implement the newly announced wages for the workers, claiming that the export-oriented apparel sector...

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    Cabinet committee on 9th Wage Board reconstituted

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:51pm on January 21, 2019

    The cabinet on Monday endorsed a proposal of reconstituting the cabinet committee for reviewing the Ninth Wage Board award report 2018 for journalists and employees...

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    Pays increased amidst protests

    Moinul Haque and Rashad Ahamad | Updated at 12:00am on January 14, 2019

    The government on Sunday announced upward revision of the new wage structure of readymade garment workers in face of weeklong labour unrest in the export-oriented...