No announcement made on layoffs: BGMEA
Bangladesh Garment Manufacturers and Exporters Association (BGMEA) on Saturday said its president Rubana Huq did not “announce” anything about job cuts in the industry from June - although it was not ...
6 June 2020, 14:54
BGMEA president urged to withdraw ‘anti-worker’ statement
The leaders of Bangladesh Confederation of Labour (BCL) on Friday said the national disaster caused by the coronavirus pandemic will be intensified if the owners start laying off readymade garment ...
5 June 2020, 16:33
RMG workers to be laid off: BGMEA president
The layoff of workers in the garment industry which has begun after the Eid holidays is an unfortunate reality, said Rubana Huq, president of Bangladesh Garment Manufacturers and Exporters ...
4 June 2020, 16:28
BGMEA identifies 55 COVID-19 positive, suspected cases in factories
Bangladesh Garment Manufacturers and Exporters Association (BGMEA) has identified 55 cases of coronavirus including some suspected cases in different factories in Gazipur, Ashulia, Savar and Dhaka
13 May 2020, 2:44
BGMEA requests members not to fire workers in May
BGMEA has requested all of its members not to retrench any worker in May.
9 May 2020, 17:43
Reopening factories a premature decision: Experts
As owners have started reopening some of their readymade garment factories amid the growing coronavirus cases, health experts said such a ‘premature’ step may trigger a deadly outbreak of the ...
28 April 2020, 7:12
Over 50 RMG factories reopen in Narayanganj
Over 50 garment factories reopened in Narayanganj, a hotspot of the COVID-19 infection, on Sunday, reports UNB.
26 April 2020, 17:35
BGMEA prepares draft for running factories amid pandemic
The BGMEA also suggested making arrangements for washing hands at the entrance, spraying disinfectants on shoes and vehicles, and scanning body temperature at the gate
26 April 2020, 3:30
RMG factories to start partial operation on Sunday
Many of the country's readymade garment (RMG) factories are going to reopen on a limited scale on Sunday upon the approval of the government.
25 April 2020, 18:08
Pull back layoffs and pay readymade garment workers’ wages
The government had announced Tk 50 billion stimulus package for apparel and export sectors to overcome the impact of coronavirus.
25 April 2020, 12:02