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    Facebook apologises after black workers complain of bias

    Agence France-Presse . San Francisco, United States | Updated at 12:00am on November 10, 2019

    Facebook apologised on Friday after black employees anonymously shared feelings of workplace bias in an online post. The post shared at Medium by a ‘FB...

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    Mamata to move Bengali workers from Kashmir

    Reuters . Kolkata | Updated at 12:34am on November 03, 2019

    More than 100 migrant workers from India’s Kashmir will be moved after a spate of killings by suspected separatist militants underlined the threat to outsiders...

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    Unequal wage must come to an end

    | Updated at 12:00am on November 03, 2019

    GENDER gap in wage structure, especially in the informal sector, still exists in significant ways. Women workers of stone crushing plants in Lalmonirhat have recently...

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    Workers asked not to pay money for Japanese jobs

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:40am on November 01, 2019

    Expatriates Welfare and Overseas Employment Minister Imran Ahmad on Thursday presented smart cards to 12 technical interns who would fly for Japan today. Speaking at...

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    82.65pc never attended school: study

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:40am on October 29, 2019

    More than half of the child domestic workers and three-fourth of child transport workers do not afford the opportunity to attend school, revealed a study...

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    Only BMET, BOESL authorised to send workers to Seychelles

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 02:44am on October 28, 2019

    The Bureau of Manpower Employment and Training and the Bangladesh Overseas Employment Services Limited have been exclusively authorized to send workers to Seychelles under an...

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    Two workers killed in electrocution

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:52pm on October 26, 2019

    At least two workers were killed in electrocution in separate incidents at Keraniganj and Ashulia, both on the outskirts of the capital, on Saturday. Construction...

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    GAATW study exposes rights violations of Bangladeshi female apparel workers in Jordan

    Md Owasim Uddin Bhuyan | Updated at 01:07am on October 25, 2019

    In Jordan, women apparel workers of Bangladesh are forced to work in adverse conditions that adversely affect their physical and psychological health, according to a...

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    Workers’ rights in informal economies

    Sally Roever | Updated at 12:00am on October 25, 2019

    EVERY day for 30 years, Gloria Solorzano has left her small house before dawn to set up a fruit and vegetable stall at a street...

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    Bangladesh to send construction workers to Cambodia

    Md Owasim Uddin Bhuyan | Updated at 10:11pm on October 20, 2019

    Preparations are underway to send construction workers of Bangladesh to Cambodia, officials said. They said that a worker sending country, Cambodia has emerged as...