Bangladesh RMG workers

Nearly half of RMG workforce malnourished: GAIN

About 43 percent of workers in the country's lucrative ready-made garments (RMG) industry are suffering from malnutrition, according to Global Alliance for Improved Nutrition (GAIN), a Swiss-based international organisation.

October 19, 2020
October 19, 2020

Two held over gang-rape of RMG worker in Bandarban

Two people have been arrested in connection with the gang-rape of a readymade garment factory worker in Bandarban.

September 29, 2020
September 29, 2020

Nearly half of RMG workforce malnourished: GAIN

About 43 percent of workers in the country's lucrative ready-made garments (RMG) industry are suffering from malnutrition, according to Global Alliance for Improved Nutrition (GAIN), a Swiss-based international organisation.

August 11, 2020
August 11, 2020

RMG worker gang-raped in Narayanganj

A garment worker was allegedly gang-raped by five unknown youths in Araihazar upazila of Narayanganj.

July 12, 2020
July 12, 2020

RMG workers demonstrate for factory to reopen, arrears in Savar

Workers of a readymade garment factory in Savar today demonstrated, demanding to reopen their factory and salary for June.

May 19, 2020
May 19, 2020

RMG workers demonstrate over Eid bonus, arrears in Narayanganj

Several hundred workers of a readymade garment manufacturer demonstrate in front of their factory in Narayanganj Sadar upazila demanding full Eid bonuses and salaries for the current month.

May 14, 2020
May 14, 2020

RMG workers demonstrate for Eid bonus, arrears in Savar

Readymade garment factory workers demonstrate at a factory in Ashulia area of Savar, demanding their Eid bonus and salary of last month.

May 5, 2020
May 5, 2020

RMG workers demand arrears, protest factory closure in Savar

Workers of a readymade garment factory stage a demonstration in Savar’s Ashulia on the outskirts of the capital, demanding arrears and protesting the prolonged closure of the factory in the midst of the coronavirus pandemic.

April 27, 2020
April 27, 2020

103 RMG factories reopen in Narayanganj

103 readymade garment factories are reopened on a limited scale in Narayanganj, one of the hotspots of the coronavirus outbreak.

April 26, 2020
April 26, 2020

RMG workers demonstrate in Narayanganj, Gazipur and Savar

Readymade garment (RMG) workers in Narayanganj, Gazipur and Savar take to the streets, protesting layoff and demanding wages for the month of March.

April 22, 2020
April 22, 2020

RMG worker tests coronavirus positive as first detected case in Magura

A readymade garments (RMG) worker tests positive for coronavirus in Sadar upazila of Magura, making him the first confirmed coronavirus case in the district.