RMG Sector

RMG Sector

IFC provides liquidity succour to Covid-hit RMG sector

To help Bangladesh’s export-oriented ready-made garment (RMG) industry offset the Covid-induced losses, the International Finance Corporation (IFC) has now stepped in.

IFC provides liquidity succour to Covid-hit RMG sector

Robbery of export goods

What the highway police are doing?

Highway robbery is on the rise. In 2019, there were two such incidents. In 2020, nine such incidents took place. And, 22 such incidents have taken place till July this year

What the highway police are doing?

MCCI and Policy Exchange Survey

Bangladesh business climate fares poorly in 6 out of 10 indicators

Six out of 10 indicators of the country’s business climate are weak. Four are on the rise. Bangladesh scores 61 out of 100

Many potential readymade garment factories are being held up due to the difficulty in availing land

Selim Osman elected as BKMEA president for 6th term

Lawmaker AKM Selim Osman has been elected the president of Bangladesh Knitwear Manufacturers and Exporters Association for the sixth consecutive term.

Selim Osman elected as BKMEA president for 6th term

Bangladesh to be a big player in global cotton market

In 2020-21 fiscal, Bangladesh imported 7.6 millon bales of cotton, spending around Tk 250 billion (25,000 crore). A United Nations report, citing the import data, says that Bangladesh would become a ...

Bangladesh to be a big player in global cotton market

RMG workers block Dhaka-Mymensingh highway demanding arrears

Workers said the authorities were scheduled to pay the salaries of the previous month today

RMG workers block Dhaka-Mymensingh highway demanding arrears on 10 October 2021

Post-LDC Bangladesh

Australia urged to continue duty benefits for 12 years

Bangladesh Garment Manufacturers and Exporters Association (BGMEA) has called on Australia to extend the LDC graduation transition period for Bangladesh for 12 years with duty benefits.

Australia urged to continue duty benefits for 12 years

July-September export earnings witness 11.37 per cent growth

The export of goods during the first quarter (July-September) period of the current fiscal year (FY22) made a strong turnaround witnessing a healthy growth of 11.37 per cent thanks to the highest ...

Bangladesh export earnings in july-September notched a 11.37 per cent growth

EU market

BGMEA optimistic about GSP+ benefits after Bangladesh's graduation

The apex trade body of Bangladesh's apparel industry has said there is no major barrier for the country to get GSP+ benefits in the European market whenever applicable as the country graduates from ...

BGMEA optimistic about GSP+ benefits after Bangladesh's graduation

RMG work orders increasing

Employers in search of more workers

Flow of work orders has increased by 10-15 per cent this year compared to 2019. Due to the increased work orders, recruitment of workers would increase by 5-7 per cent

Employers in search of more workers
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