Posts Tagged ‘ BGMEA ’

Tuba, BGMEA and workers’ rights

August 11, 2014
M. Sophia Newman
Tuba, BGMEA and workers’ rights

By now, many of the 1,600 workers from Tuba Group have finally collected some unpaid wages. It took a ridiculous amount of effort for these workers to collect what was owed to them.
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Posted in RMG | 2 Comments »

Pay, or else!

August 9, 2014
Kayes Ahmed
Pay, or else!

The problem is with the “Or Else” part. The political talking heads are throwing deadlines like “pay by Thursday’’, the BGMEA is saying it will pay by Wednesday
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Posted in RMG | 21 Comments »

Bringing change to the garment industry: Acupuncture vs. surgery

November 11, 2013
Syed Akhtar Mahmood
Bringing change to the garment industry: Acupuncture vs. surgery

The latest news from Bangladesh’s flagship RMG industry is about the substantial increase
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Bangladesh RMG: Global chain of profit and deprivation

May 17, 2013
Anu Muhammad
Bangladesh RMG: Global chain of profit and deprivation

Unlimited greed and political power, along with global inhuman system of injustice, created monsters that actually killed more than a thousand workers
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Posted in RMG | 16 Comments »

Profit terrorists must be defeated

May 2, 2013
Kayes Ahmed
Profit terrorists must be defeated

As is my habit every morning when I wake up, I quickly look at the online version of The Wall Street Journal. I stumble around at that time as it was about
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Posted in Disaster, Economy, Poverty, RMG | 12 Comments »

Rana becomes scapegoat while the rest get off!

April 30, 2013
Afsan Chowdhury
Rana becomes scapegoat while the rest get off!

Sohel Rana, the owner of Rana Plaza has been arrested and we are all cheering the news. It happened the day a young female garments worker, Shahina, perished in fire
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Posted in Politics, Poverty, RMG | 22 Comments »

Price tag for murder

November 26, 2012
Rubana Huq
Price tag for murder

The owner of Spectrum, a factory that collapsed in 2005 resulting in 62 deaths has apparently been having nightmares for the last seven years.
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Posted in RMG | 57 Comments »

Ashulia: The theatre of violence play

May 15, 2012
Rubana Huq
Ashulia: The theatre of violence play

Today, one Mr. Salman wants police protection, Golapi is dead and the managing director of a major apparel group has a couple of stitches on his forehead resulting from bricks hitting his temple.
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Posted in Law and Justice, Trade | 9 Comments »

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