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    RMG exporters, experts cautiously optimistic

    Moinul Haque | Updated at 10:23pm on September 12, 2020

    The country’s readymade garment exporters and economists said that they were cautiously optimistic about the positive growth of export earnings in the coming months as...

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    97.1pc female workers in low-paid jobs: ILO study

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:03pm on September 08, 2020

    Most female workers in Bangladesh’s readymade garment sector are concentrated in low paid jobs and the participation of women in managerial positions has not improved...

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    RMG backward linkage factories in Bangladesh

    Mynul Hasan and Shamim E Haque | Updated at 12:00am on September 08, 2020

    IN THE context of the global reach and size of the Bangladeshi ready-made garment industry, the backward linkage factories that support the industry are playing...

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    Mosque blast toll hits 25, families of injured fear worst

    Iqbal Mahmud | Updated at 10:25am on September 06, 2020

    Readymade garment worker Julhas Farazi’s six-year-old Jubayer was one of the earliest victims of last Friday night’s mosque blast in Narayanganj who died from burn...

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    Bangladesh RMG export posts 45pc growth in August

    Moinul Haque | Updated at 11:08pm on August 31, 2020

    The country’s readymade garment export growth turned positive in August this year with a robust 44.63 per cent year-on-year growth after seven months of negative...

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    StanChart conducts country’s 1st blockchain transaction

    | Updated at 11:12pm on August 15, 2020

    Standard Chartered Bank has successfully executed the country’s first blockchain transaction by issuing a Letter of Credit for readymade garment exporter Viyellatex Ltd over the...

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    Bangladesh export earnings rebound to record $3.91b in July

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 09:33pm on August 04, 2020

    Bangladesh’s exports in July this year fetched $3.91 billion, the highest-ever earnings in a single month in the country’s history, due to an increased shipment...

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    6,014 factories fail to pay festival allowances in time

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:07am on July 28, 2020

    A total of 6,014 industrial units, including 2,711 readymade garment factories across the country, have failed to pay festival allowances to their workers in time...

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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...