• Please, Mr Minister

    Sitting in a factory in Guangzhou trying to order fire doors for the factories is no fun.

  • Export tax rises to 1pc

    Finance Minister AMA Muhith in his budget speech proposes an increase of tax at source for all export sectors to 1 percent.

  • Call for Rana Plaza victims’ compensation

    Garment workers’ rights bodies call for immediate compensation of Rana Plaza victims and swift punishment for the culprits behind the world’s biggest workplace disaster on the second anniversary of Rana Plaza collapse.

  • Let there be light

    AT the beginning of the industrial revolution, a farmer was also able to make shoes, and the women spent their days making handmade pottery and spinning yarn or cloth.

  • RMG workers sufferings

    Post-Rana Plaza initiatives and sustainability of the RMG sector

    THE tragedy that took place on April 24, 2013 in a suburb of Bangladesh, a few miles away from the capital, became a global tragedy.

  • Death in road crash sparks protest in N'ganj

    Garment workers set a bus afire after it ran over one of their colleagues in Sonargaon upazila of Narayanganj this morning. Agitating workers also vandalised at least 10 vehicles, witnesses say.

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