RMG workers

June 6, 2022
June 6, 2022

Police fire teargas as RMG workers block Mirpur roads, vandalise vehicles

Police fired teargas shells as workers of different garment factories blocked roads in Mirpur-13 area of the capital this morning.

June 4, 2022
June 4, 2022

Garment workers clash with police demanding wage hike

Garment workers protested in Mirpur today demanding a hike in wages. Violent clash ensued with the police afterwards. 

April 25, 2022
April 25, 2022

RMG workers block road for higher Eid bonus

Workers of an RMG factory yesterday blocked Nabinagar-Chandra highway in Savar, demanding higher festival bonus and 10 days’ Eid holiday.

April 18, 2022
April 18, 2022

RMG workers demand salary, arrears

RMG workers yesterday formed a human chain demanding  this month’s full salary, Eid bonus  and arrears   within the 20th of Ramadan.

November 2, 2020
November 2, 2020

20 hurt as RMG workers, Ansar members clash in Savar

At least 20 people of A-One BD Ltd inside Dhaka Export Processing Zone (DEPZ) were injured in a clash between the agitating workers of the factory and the security guards in Savar today.

May 13, 2020
May 13, 2020

RMG suppliers under pressure as Australian brands cancel orders, ask for discounts: ABC News

Clothing brands of Australis are delaying payments, cancelling orders or asking for big discounts on millions of dollars’ worth of orders from Bangladesh, with potentially catastrophic consequences for the women who make the clothes.

February 5, 2020
February 5, 2020

32,000 RMG workers made jobless in 2019

At least 63 garment factories across the country are closed in 2019, leaving 32,582 RMG workers unemployed, Commerce Minister Tipu Munshi tells Parliament.

January 16, 2020
January 16, 2020

Commuters suffer as RMG workers block Mirpur Road

Commuters crossing Mirpur Road in Dhaka have been suffering immensely as several hundred garments workers took to the streets in Shyamoli halting traffic movement demanding arrears and bonuses.

September 15, 2019
September 15, 2019

RMG workers clash with cops in N’ganj, 30 hurt

At least 30 readymade garment workers are injured in a clash with police in Sonargaon upazila of Narayanganj.

June 25, 2019
June 25, 2019

RMG workers’ wage payment system to go digital

President of Bangladesh Garment Manufacturers and Exporters Association (BGMEA) Rubana Huq says the wage payment system of RMG workers is going to be digitised soon.