Bangladesh is very good at making cotton clothes but non-cotton products could be bolstered by foreign investment
Unless a holistic approach is taken, the sector will continue to fall short of international standards.
Protect worker rights for workers’ and the industry’s sake
If we can feed the RMG industry with blood, sweat, and taxes year after year, surely we should be able to decide the bare minimum that it pays its workers?
While the prime minister is unofficially on her campaign trail, the opposition camp is on the run.
Rather than assuage the workers by announcing a respectable wage, the wage board has essentially fuelled workers’ outrage and made a mockery of the wage negotiation process
Latest amendment does not do enough to conform to international labour standards
If unrest hampers operation, factories will be shut, the association says