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    Women in garment sector hit hard by COVID-19: ILO

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 12:27am on November 21, 2020

    The impact of COVID-19 on women in the garment industry has worsened due to underlying challenges, including discrimination and harassment, underrepresentation of women’s voice, wage...

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    7pc Bangladesh female RMG workers miss menstruation: survey

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:12am on November 20, 2020

    Seven per cent readymade female workers are suffering from missed menstrual periods while a population scientist asks for further investigation into the matter to ascertain...

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    DEPZ garment workers in sit in demanding wages

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:37am on November 18, 2020

    Workers of A1 BD Limited, a garment factory of Dhaka Export Processing Zone, began a sit-in demanding unpaid wages of 10 months on Tuesday. Several...

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    Savar garment worker ‘raped’

    United News of Bangladesh. Savar | Updated at 03:37pm on October 26, 2020

    A garment worker was allegedly raped by an unidentified man in Dakhshinpara area of Savar on Sunday night. The victim filed a complaint with Savar...

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    1,100 workers of A One Garment hold demonstration in Dhaka

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:22pm on September 21, 2020

    More than 1,100 workers of A One Garment of Dhaka Export Processing Zone on Monday began a sit-in demanding arrears and resumption of the factory....

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    Garment workers stage demo in city demanding dues

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:04am on September 08, 2020

    Workers of Dragon Sweater Limited of Malibagh area in the city on Monday staged demonstration in front of Srama Bhaban at capital’s Bijoynagar demanding their...

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    Death of garment workers’ leader Aminul mourned

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:08am on August 22, 2020

    Politicians and garment workers’ leaders on Friday at a memorial meeting said that the death of garment workers’ leader Aminul Islam Shama was an irreparable...

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    Refrain from job cut during COVID-19 pandemic: Trade Union

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 06:00pm on June 23, 2020

    Bangladesh Trade Union Centre on Tuesday called on the mills and factory owners to refrain from job cut during COVID-19 pandemic. The call came from...

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    Action sought against 1,258 garment factories for non-payment of wage, allowance

    Ershad Kamol | Updated at 04:24pm on June 03, 2020

    Sammilita Garments Sramik Federation has submitted a petition to the labour ministry secretary demanding legal actions against 1258 garment factories for not paying wage of...

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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...