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.
Workers of a readymade garment factory block the Rampura road in Dhaka demanding due salaries.
Workers of a garments factory in the industrial belt Savar, on the outskirts of capital Dhaka, demonstrates demanding arrears on May Day.
Garment exports to India soared 66.41 percent in the first six months of the fiscal year on the back of demand from Western
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.