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    Nutrition of RMG workers stressed

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 01:43am on August 11, 2020

    Global Alliance for Improved Nutrition, a Switzerland-based NGO, launched a campaign to raise awareness among RMG workers on malnutrition through digital distant approach. The campaign...

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    RMG workers lose Tk 4,250cr in wages in Mar-May: report

    Moinul Haque | Updated at 11:07pm on August 10, 2020

    Readymade garment workers in Bangladesh lost wages worth around $501 million (about Tk 4,250 crore) for three months, March to May, due to the coronavirus...

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    RMG businesses to get policy support in export, import till March next year

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:37pm on July 23, 2020

    The Bangladesh Bank on Thursday extended the time for a policy support it had offered for six months amid the outbreak of coronavirus to the...

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    Bank branches at RMG factory areas open on Saturday

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 10:59pm on July 22, 2020

    Branches of the scheduled banks in the readymade garments industrial areas will remain open on July 25 (Saturday) for the convenience of paying the workers’...

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    Government orders payment by July 27

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:15am on July 21, 2020

    The government on Monday announced that the country’s readymade garment factory owners would pay festival allowances by July 27 and half of the wages of...

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    RMG exports fetch $1.57b in 18 days as buyers reviving orders

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:33pm on July 19, 2020

    The country’s readymade garment exports in the first 18 days of July stood at $1.57 billion as the global buyers started reviving orders in a...

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    Only 24pc female RMG workers spend income on own decisions

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:20am on July 14, 2020

    Only 24 per cent of female readymade garment workers in comparison with male RMG workers (45 per cent) are in charge of making spending decisions...

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    RMG workers block road for dues in Mirpur

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:11am on July 12, 2020

    Workers of JK Fashion Limited of Medlar group on Saturday staged a demonstration blocking a road in Shewrapara area in the capital demanding wages of...

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    Obaidul advises Eid holiday for RMG workers in phases

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 07:01pm on July 04, 2020

    Ruling Awami League general secretary Obaidul Quader on Saturday urged the organisations of garment and knitwear manufacturers — Bangladesh Garment Manufacturers and Exporters Association and...

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    Bangladesh RMG exports dip by $6.3b in FY20 on pandemic

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:33pm on July 01, 2020

    The country’s readymade garment exports in the just concluded financial year 2019-20 declined by 18.8 per cent, or $6.43 billion, to $27.7 billion from $34.13...