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  • 30th largest economy

    Bangladesh leads the way

    Bangladesh has more green garment factories than any other country in the world.

  • Tazreen Fire: 5 years on, the pain lingers

    Shobita Rani has been unemployed most of the last five years despite being hired a couple of times by garment factories in Savar.

  • Baptised With Fire: First to arrive, last to leave

    Bangladesh faced a national crisis when an eight-story building called Rana Plaza housing several garment factories collapsed to the ground, leaving a huge pile of rubble and thousands of lives trapped underneath. It was the deadliest building collapse in modern human history that shook the nation to its core.

  • CPD hails reform measures

    The Centre for Policy Dialogue (CPD) yesterday lauded the reforms made after the Rana Plaza disaster to ensure workers' safety at