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    Festival allowances, wages remain due in many RMG factories

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:44pm on May 11, 2021

    Many of the readymade garment workers across the country were not given their wages and festival allowances on Tuesday, the last working day before Eid-ul-Fitr. Bangladesh...

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    Protests continue for extension of RMG Eid holiday

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:14pm on May 09, 2021

    Garment workers continued their demonstrations in Dhaka and Gazipur on Sunday demanding an extension of three-day Eid holidays while employers remained stick to the government...

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    Faruque firm to turn RMG industry challenges into opportunities

    Moinul Haque | Updated at 10:31pm on May 03, 2021

    Faruque Hassan, newly elected president of the Bangladesh Garment Manufacturers and Exporters Association, said that it would be very tough for the readymade garment sector...

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    RMG makers want to release import containers from Chattogram port

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 02:52am on April 27, 2021

    The country’s apparel makers have urged the government to allow them to take the release of imported raw materials from the Chattogram port instead of...

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    Ensure RMG workers’ health safety amid Covid-19: IBC

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:55am on April 26, 2021

    Industrial Bangladesh Council said that export-oriented readymade garment workers in Bangladesh had been being used as bonded labour in the time of the Covid-19 pandemic....

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    RMG, shoe factories meeting local demand in disarray

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:34am on April 20, 2021

    Readymade garment and shoe manufacturers who meet domestic demand are struggling for the survival of their business as the fresh restrictions imposed by the government...

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    RMG export to US drops by 13.11pc in Jan-Feb

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:50pm on April 08, 2021

    Bangladesh’s earnings by exporting readymade garments to the United States in January-February of 2021 fell by 13.11 per cent as the consumption of apparel items...

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    Export declines by 0.12pc to $28.93b in July-March

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:25pm on April 06, 2021

    The country’s export earnings fell by 0.12 per cent to $28.93 billion In the July-March period of the current financial year 2020-21 from $28.97 billion...

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    Gazipur RMG factory catches fire

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:40pm on March 20, 2021

    A fire broke out at a garment factory at Sultan Market under Kashimpur police station in Gazipur city Saturday evening. ‘The fire broke out at...

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    8 RMG workers shot as police open fire

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:24am on March 17, 2021

    At least eight workers were shot as police opened fire on a gathering of ready-made garment workers at Tejgaon Industrial Area in Dhaka on Tuesday...