Bangladesh Garment Manufacturers and Exporters Association (BGMEA)

May 15, 2022
May 15, 2022

Soaring global inflation to erode apparel demand

Apparel manufacturers yesterday expressed concerns over an alarming rise in global inflation, citing that increasing prices may affect the purchasing power of end-consumers in export destinations...

June 15, 2021
June 15, 2021

BGMEA urges Switzerland for extension of duty-free access

The garment makers' platform today urged Switzerland to extend duty-free access to Bangladeshi apparels for 10 years under the Everything but Arms scheme to ensure smooth transition of...

April 17, 2020
April 17, 2020

RMG factories will not reopen on April 26: BGMEA president

Readymade garment (RMG) factories across the country are not reopening on April 26 as per the previous decision by the Bangladesh Garment Manufacturers and Exporters Association (BGMEA), according...

September 4, 2019
September 4, 2019

PM urges BGMEA leaders to be watchful against propaganda

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina calls upon the country’s businesspersons to stay alert against the propaganda now being carried out against the government as this is ultimately affecting the businesses.

July 22, 2019
July 22, 2019

HC declares local companies citizens of the country

The High Court declares Bangladeshi companies as citizens of the country.

June 3, 2019
June 3, 2019

BGMEA forms 25 committees to expedite activities

Bangladesh Garment Manufacturers and Exporters Association (BGMEA) has formed 25 committees to expedite its activities transparently ensuring better coordination in key areas for the industry'...

May 19, 2019
May 19, 2019

Accord can stay for 281 days from May 8: SC

The Supreme Court says that the Accord, a European agency for factory inspection and remediation, can continue its activities for 281 days from May 8, when a memorandum of understanding was signed...

April 13, 2019
April 13, 2019

Brightening the image of RMG sector top priority

Newly elected BGMEA President Rubana Huq's top priority is to brighten the apparel sector's image.

April 7, 2019
April 7, 2019

Rubana climbs BGMEA summit

Rubana Huq, managing director of Mohammadi Group, is set to be the next president of the BGMEA after her panel managed a clean sweep at the biennial election -- becoming the first woman to lead the...

April 6, 2019
April 6, 2019

Rubana Huq elected as BGMEA’s first female president

Rubana Huq, managing director of Mohammadi Group, is going to be the first female president of Bangladesh Garment Manufacturers and Exporters Association (BGMEA) as her panel won all 35 posts of...