tanneries

HC asks for list of Hazaribagh tanners by June 13

The High Court directed the industries secretary to submit before it by June 13 the list of names of the businessmen who are still running their tanneries at Hazaribagh in Dhaka.

March 20, 2016
March 20, 2016

Raw hide bar for Hazribagh tanneries from Apr 1

Government decides that raw hide will not be allowed in the tanneries at Hazaribagh in Dhaka from April 1 in order to force the tanneries to relocate out of the capital.

January 10, 2016
January 10, 2016

72-hr ultimatum to move tanneries to Savar

The industries minister issues instructions to close down tanneries which will fail to relocate from Hazaribagh to Savar in 72 hours. Allocation of plots in Savar industrial park will also be...

August 13, 2015
August 13, 2015

Errant factories flout HC rule

Although many tanneries located in Hazaribagh have been taking preparations to relocate to Savar, the High Court has issued a contempt ruling against ten factories for non-compliance.

August 11, 2015
August 11, 2015

HC’s contempt rule against 10 tannery owners

The High Court issued a contempt rule against 10 tannery owners over charges of creating bars to implement a previous judgment regarding salvation of Buriganga river.