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    Tanners warned of legal action if child labour employed

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:47pm on July 22, 2020

    The government has warned of taking legal action against employment of child labour in the leather sector for transporting, processing and preservation of rawhides during...

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    Tannery owners get 3 more months to apply for loan rescheduling

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:59pm on July 20, 2020

    The Bangladesh Bank on Monday extended the application submission deadline for loan rescheduling on easy terms for the tannery owners by three months. The central...

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    Savar tannery park not ready in 3 years

    Rashad Ahamad | Updated at 11:49pm on July 08, 2020

    The authorities have failed to complete the Tannery Industrial Park at Savar even though it has been over three years after the tanneries were forced...

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    Tanners to get loan rescheduling facility on easy terms ahead of Eid

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:32pm on July 05, 2020

    The Bangladesh Bank on Sunday introduced a loan rescheduling policy with easy terms for tannery owners ahead of Eid-ul-Azha, the second largest religious festival of...

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    Rawhide crisis feared

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:29am on June 23, 2020

    Tannery owners and relevant government officials at a webinar on Monday expressed fear that the rawhide purchasing and tanning might experience the same problems it...

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    Utilising fine realised from tannery owners demanded

    Ershad Kamol | Updated at 02:43am on April 19, 2020

    Tannery owners and workers have demanded that disburse money from Bangladesh Workers Welfare Fund, creating with fines realised from tannery owners, for helping the workers...

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    A shocking further delay in tannery relocation

    | Updated at 12:00am on December 26, 2019

    THE government could arrange for the relocation of tanneries from the heart of the city at Hazaribagh to the outskirts of Savar. The process began...

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    Incomplete Savar tannery park pollute environment

    Rashad Ahamad | Updated at 12:00am on August 24, 2019

    The authorities failed to complete the Tannery Industrial Park at Savar even over two years after the tanneries were shifted there from Hazaribagh in the...

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    Tanneries only worsen pollution at Dhaleswari: Delwar Hossain

    Rashad Ahamad | Updated at 02:15am on August 23, 2019

    Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology professor and also Tannery Industrial Park consultation team leader Delwar Hossain said that the river Dhaleswari was getting polluted...

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    Wholesalers agree to sell rawhides to tanners

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:54pm on August 18, 2019

    The wholesale traders of hides and skins of the country on Sunday agreed to sell rawhides to the tannery owners as they promised to pay...