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    Workers still in dark about govt jute mill closure

    Tapos Kanti Das and Moloy Saha | Updated at 09:03pm on June 30, 2020

    Labour leaders said they were still in dark about the process of closing the state-owned mills as the workers of mills in Khulna-Jashore region staged...

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    Khulna AL warns of tough action if govt move thwarted

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:46am on June 29, 2020

    Khulna city Awami League on Sunday said that tough action would be taken if anyone impeded the process of implementation of the government decision to...

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    Workers announce programme

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:29am on June 27, 2020

    Workers of state-owned jute mill in the Khulan-Jashore region announced five-day programmes on Friday protesting at the government decision to privatise the mills. They announced...

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    BJMC mills to be privatised

    Moinul Haque | Updated at 11:45pm on June 25, 2020

    The government has decided to stop operating the state-owned jute mills under the Bangladesh Jute Mills Corporation due to huge amounts of recurring losses year...

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    BJRI, CVASU sequence coronavirus genome

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 12:36am on May 22, 2020

    Bangladesh Jute Research Institute and Chittagong Veterinary and Animal Sciences University have jointly sequenced the complete genome of a SARS-CoV-2 sample from Bangladesh....

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    India plans to slap countervailing duty on Bangladesh jute goods

    Jasim Uddin | Updated at 09:19pm on May 14, 2020

    India has initiated an anti-subsidy investigation for imposition of countervailing duty (CVD) on imports of jute products, including jute sacking bags, jute sacking cloth and...

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    Wages remain outstanding in nearly 1500 factories across country

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 02:40am on April 19, 2020

    The Department of Inspection for Factories and Establishments has listed a total of 370 industrial units, including apparel factories and jute mills, across the country...

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    Akij Jute Mills awarded best jute yarn exporter

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:27am on March 11, 2020

    Akij Jute Mills Limited was awarded the best jute yarn exporter for their outstanding contribution to jute yarn production and quality jute products export. Using...

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    Job for proxy workers in jute mills demanded

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:13am on March 07, 2020

    Labour leaders on Friday demanded that the government must arrange jobs for the proxy workers at the state run jute mills to keep up the...

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    Northern Jute shuts production

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:04pm on February 23, 2020

    Northern Jute Manufacturing Company Limited has shut down its mill for an indefinite period as the Bangladesh Bank froze all of its bank accounts over...