9th Wage board

August 18, 2019
August 18, 2019

9th wage board: Journos protest Noab's delaying move

Journalists condemn newspaper owners' legal move to postpone implementation of the 9th wage board.

August 14, 2019
August 14, 2019

9th Wage Board: SC fixes Aug 19 for hearing on govt plea

The Supreme Court fixes August 19 for hearing a petition filed by the government seeking stay on the High Court order that issued status quo on publication of gazette notification on implementing the recommendation of 9th wage board for journalists.

August 6, 2019
August 6, 2019

HC status quo on gazette over 9th wage board

The High Court directs the government to maintain status quo for two months on publication of the gazette notification for implementing the recommendation of the ninth wage board for journalists.

July 1, 2019
July 1, 2019

9th wage board likely in July: Quader

Road Transport and Bridges Minister Obaidul Quader says that ninth wage board for journalists might be declared in July.

June 16, 2019
June 16, 2019

Decision on 9th wage board soon: Quader

Road Transport and Bridges Minister Obaidul Quader said a decision on the ninth wage board will be taken soon after discussion with the cabinet and subsequent advice from Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina.

June 16, 2019
June 16, 2019

Noab Statement: It may breed hostility in the industry

Factions of Bangladesh Federal Union of Journalists and Dhaka Union of Journalists yesterday protested the recent statement of Newspaper Owners’ Association of Bangladesh (Noab) on the 9th Wage Board proposals, saying such a statement would create a “hostile relationship” between the owners and media workers.

June 13, 2019
June 13, 2019

Noab on 9th Wage Board: How realistic are the proposals?

The Newspaper Owners’ Association of Bangladesh (Noab) yesterday expressed concern over the 9th Wage Board proposal, saying such “unrealistic” proposals will create a great crisis in the newspaper industry which is going through a hard time.

May 5, 2019
May 5, 2019

9th wage board gazette: Journos threaten to go for tougher demo

Journalist leaders threaten to go for tougher agitation programmes if their four-point demand, including gazette notification of the ninth wage board, is not met before the Eid-ul-Fitr.

February 26, 2019
February 26, 2019

Govt takes step to implement 9th wage board for journos: Hasan Mahmud

The government takes initiative to implement the ninth wage board for journalists, Information Minister Hasan Mahmud told parliament tonight.

January 15, 2019
January 15, 2019

'Will start work for 9th Wage Board gazette right away'

Information Minister Dr Hasan Mahmud yesterday assured that the new wage board award for newspaper and news agency journalists and employees would be announced within specified period.