Bangladesh garments sector

May 19, 2020
May 19, 2020

Continue RMG imports from Bangladesh through a ‘Covid-19 fund’: Shahriar Alam to UK

State Minister for Foreign Affairs Md Shahriar Alam has suggested that the UK take the initiative of creating a Covid-19 fund which can be used to bail out the UK brands/retailers so that they can continue with their imports from Bangladesh.

May 31, 2018
May 31, 2018

RMG workers block Rampura road for due salaries

Workers of a readymade garment factory block the Rampura road in Dhaka demanding due salaries.

May 1, 2018
May 1, 2018

Garment workers protest for wages in Savar on May Day

Workers of a garments factory in the industrial belt Savar, on the outskirts of capital Dhaka, demonstrates demanding arrears on May Day.

January 18, 2018
January 18, 2018

Apparel exports to India soar 66pc

Garment exports to India soared 66.41 percent in the first six months of the fiscal year on the back of demand from Western

October 19, 2017
October 19, 2017

Accord, Alliance to leave Bangladesh next year

Accord and Alliance, the two western buyers' platforms working to improve workplace safety in Bangladesh readymade garment sector, are to leave the country at the end of the tenure on May 31, 2018 if remediation of factory buildings is properly completed.