RMG Sector

RMG Sector

‘Legal action be taken if factory found open’

State minister for Public Administration Farhad Hossain said on Monday that legal action will be taken if any industrial factory is found open amid the strict lockdown imposed to prevent the spread ...

‘Legal action be taken if factory found open’

RMG owners to seek stimulus from govt again

Owners of the export-oriented readymade garment industry will approach the government for a stimulus package yet again after the on-going ‘strictest restrictions’ are lifted

Readymade garment factory

Garment factory owners giving Eid holiday amid uncertainty

Owners of readymade garment and textile factories had demanded that the export-oriented industrial units remain open in the two weeks of strict lockdown following Eid

Workers at a garment factory

Vaccine without registration for workers in Gazipur from Sunday

Workers of Sparrow Apparels Limited in Lakshipura area, Tusuka Group in Konabari area and Rose Valley in Bhogra area will be vaccinated

Vaccine without registration for workers in Gazipur from Sunday

RMG sector

Many garment factories yet to pay workers' wages

The holy festival of Eid-ul-Azha is fast approaching. However, more than five and a half hundred export-oriented garment and textile factories have still not paid the June wages of their workers

Many garment factories yet to pay workers' wages

Bangladesh-France bilateral trade drops by 15pc in 2020

The bilateral trade between Bangladesh and France contracted for the first time in years in 2020 and came down to EUR 2.76 billion, showing a decrease of 15 per cent compared to 2019

Bangladesh-France bilateral trade drops by 15pc in 2020

Workplace deaths increase in non-RMG industries

At least 168 workers died in factory fires between 2018 and 7 July 2021. Of them 167 workers were from the non-RMG sector. The fire incident injured more than 300 non-RMG workers and at least 40 RMG ...

Workplace deaths increase in non-RMG industries

Bangladesh factory fires recurring nightmare

The authorities promised better safety standards after the collapse of the Rana Plaza building, which killed more than 1,100 workers and injured hundreds in 2013 in Bangladesh’s apparel industry’s ...

Firefighters work at the scene of a fire that broke out at a factory named Hashem Foods Ltd. in Rupganj of Narayanganj district, outskirts of Dhaka, Bangladesh, on 9 July 2021

Export revenue increases in FY2020-21 even during pandemic

The country’s export earnings grew by 15 per cent in 2020-21 fiscal even during the coronavirus pandemic

Export revenue increases in FY2020-21 even during pandemic

Walt Disney reinstates Bangladesh as sourcing country

BGMEA has welcomed Walt Disney's move to reinstate Bangladesh as a permitted sourcing country.

Walt Disney reinstates Bangladesh as sourcing country, BGMEA welcomes decision
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