Tannery industries | The Daily Star
  • Tannery relocation by this year: Amu

    Relocation process of all tanneries from the capital’s Hajaribagh to the designated tannery estate in Savar will be completed by this year, industries minister tells the parliament.

  • Govt issues legal notices to 28 tanners

    The government has served legal notices to the owners of 28 tanneries who are yet to start work to relocate their factories from Hazaribagh in the capital to the designated industrial park in Savar.

  • 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 cancelled in such cases, according to the instructions.

  • 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.

  • Bangladesh tanneries: HRW gives bleak outlook

    Bangladesh must enforce laws to stop child labour and occupational and environmental health dangers in tannery industry, says Human Rights Watch.

  • Bangladesh Supreme Court directed to pay Moon Cinema hall Compensation

    HC summons industries secretary over tannery relocation

    The High Court summons the industries secretary to appear before it on May 19 for not relocating tannery industries from Hazaribagh in the capital in line with its directive.