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    Govt must ensure living wage in apparel sector

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

    IN THE face of soaring goods prices, apparel workers have been struggling for an increase in minimum wage for a few years...

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    Govt to review wages for bakery, confectionary workers

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on November 20, 2017

    The government has taken a move to review the minimum wages for the workers and employees of bakery, bread and confectionery sector. The wages for...

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    A minimum living wage is needed in apparel sector

    | Updated at 12:05am on November 16, 2017

    THE request of the Bangladesh Garment Manufacturers and Exporters’ Association for the government to initiate the process to set up a minimum wage board, as...

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    Move taken to review wages

    Moinul Haque | Updated at 02:00am on November 15, 2017

    A move has been initiated to review wages of readymade garment workers against the backdrop of workers’ movement for pay hike and demands from national...

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    BGMEA claims all RMG workers got festival allowances, wages

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:46pm on August 31, 2017

    Bangladesh Garment Manufacturers and Exporters Association on Thursday claimed that all the readymade garment factories affiliated with the trade body have paid festival allowances to...

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    Industrial police finds 300 apparel units problematic

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:23am on August 18, 2017

    Industrial police has identified 385 industrial units, including 300 apparel factories, across the country vulnerable to labour unrest over the payment of wages and festival...

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    Apparel workers lay siege to BGMEA building for arrears

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:19am on August 17, 2017

    Several hundred workers of two garment factories laid sieged to the office building of Bangladesh Garment Manufacturers and Exporters Association at Karwan Bazar in Dhaka...

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    Pay RMG workers’ wages, bonus before Eid: Chunnu

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 01:18am on August 17, 2017

    State minister for labour and employment Md Mujibul Haque Chunnu on Wednesday urged garment owners to clear the festival bonus, salaries and arrears to the...