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    Workers to wage movement if demands not met

    United News of Bangladesh . Khulna | Updated at 12:01am on February 18, 2019

    Workers of the Khulna Jute Mills that operated under the Bangladesh Jute Mills Corporation threatened to wage a movement from February 25 if their seven-point...

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    Worker killed in Chattogram factory fire

    United News of Bangladesh . Chattogram | Updated at 01:43pm on February 16, 2019

    A worker was burnt to death as a fire broke out in a paper mill in Kalurghat BSCIC industrial area of port the city on...

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    11,000 RMG workers fired

    Rashad Ahamad | Updated at 12:14am on February 13, 2019

    Around 11,000 apparel workers of 99 factories in the capital as well as Ashulia, Savar, Gazipur and Narayanganj were fired and 3,500 others implicated in...

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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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    5,000 RMG workers fired from jobs

    Moinul Haque | Updated at 12:00am on January 29, 2019

    Around 5,000 readymade garment workers have been fired from their jobs for their alleged involvement in the recent labour unrest for wage hike in labour-intensive...

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    Singapore helps firms retain workers past retirement age

    Reuters . Singapore | Updated at 12:00am on January 20, 2019

    Mohsin Khan is still at his job repairing aircraft hydraulics parts although the Singaporean turns 75 in a couple of months....

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    Many workers hiding as police hunt on

    Rashad Ahamad | Updated at 12:05am on January 17, 2019

    Many apparel workers at Savar and Ashulia are on the run in the face of continued police drives to arrest workers in cases filed against...

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    RMG workers join work amidst termination fear

    Rashad Ahamad and Moinul Haque | Updated at 12:30am on January 16, 2019

    Apparel workers on Tuesday resumed productions in their factories at Ashulia, Savar and Gazipur amidst fear of arrest and termination of jobs as factory owners...

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    Workers greet 2019 with wave of demonstrations

    Vijay Prashad | Updated at 12:00am on January 16, 2019

    OVER two days — January 8 and 9 — more than 160 million workers went on strike in India. This has been one of the...

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    Transport workers call off strike

    Staff Correspondent . Chattogram | Updated at 01:03am on January 14, 2019

    Transport workers in five districts of Chattogram division on Sunday called off strike action following a meeting with local administration....