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    Jute mill workers on 72-hour strike

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:31am on April 03, 2019

    State-owned jute mill workers and employees began a 72-hour strike and four-hour blockade of roads and railways for three days across the country Tuesday morning...

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    People suffer as jute mill workers block roads, rail in Chattogram and Khulna

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 12:32pm on April 02, 2019

    Workers of state-owned jute mills went on a 72-hour strike in Khulna and Chattogram region on Tuesday morning to press home their demands including implementation...

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    Jute pulp and paper act needed to revive jute sector

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on March 19, 2019

    Experts and businesses on Monday urged the government to formulate a jute pulp and paper act, saying that production of pulp and paper at a...

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    India closer to imposing ADD on Bangladesh jute sacking cloth

    Jasim Uddin | Updated at 12:00am on March 17, 2019

    Indian government has moved closer to imposing anti-dumping duty (ADD) on import of jute sacking cloth from Bangladesh, as it has claimed to have evidence...

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    Khulna jute mills workers go on strike

    United News of Bangladesh . Khulna | Updated at 11:16am on March 12, 2019

    Workers of state-owned jute mills in Khulna division are enforcing a 24-hour strike to press home their nine-point demand that includes payment of outstanding wages....

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    Amin Jute Mill workers rally for increased wages

    Staff Correspondent . Chattogram | Updated at 12:00am on March 11, 2019

    The workers of Amin Jute Mill demanded the implementation of their increased wages as per the National Wage Commission 2015, at a flag demonstration on...

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    Make jute sector profitable: PM

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 03:52pm on March 06, 2019

    Announcing incentives for the private sector to boost production and export of jute and jute goods, prime minister Sheikh Hasina on Wednesday called upon all...

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    56 pvt, 7 state-owned jute mills remain closed: minister tells JS

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 07:43pm on March 05, 2019

    Textile and jute minister Golam Dastagir Gazi on Tuesday told the parliament that 56 private jute mills out of a total of 281 and 7...