Bangladesh about to forget its pioneer sewing sisters

In 1978 when Noorul Quader, one of our great war heroes and the founding father of our garment industry, sent 130 workers, mid level...

Fashion industry has developed ‘dangerous addiction’ to fossil fuels, say campaign groups

The global fashion industry has developed a "dangerous addiction" to synthetic fibres made from fossil fuels in order to supply shoppers with rapidly increasing...

Pacific Jeans has set design centre to grab premium denim customers

Pacific Jeans, world largest denim supplier has established a design centre called ‘Pacific Jeans Innovation Centre’ to woo more fashionable customers across up market...

Justice crying at Road on Ranaplaza collapse

Eight years ago on this day, Razia Begum jumped from the third floor of the Tazreen garment factory to escape a massive blaze. She...

Brave garment owner fought against Corona along with workers.

A. B. M Shamsuddin, the chairman and owner of Hannan Group, has perhaps fought the biggest battle against Covid 19 in Bangladesh. And he...

143 garment factories produce face mask, PPE. 200 factories are closed.

A digital mapping technology that tracks the development of readymade garments (RMG) factories in Bangladesh has found that a total of 143 RMG remained...

One third garment factories did not pay salary in June

Around one third garment factories in Dhaka have not yet paid salaries and allowances to the workers for the month of June, BGMEA sources...

Australian and Spanish brands to continue apparel sourcing from Bangladesh

Australian and Spanish retail clothing brands decided continue sourcing apparel from Bangladesh following the Bangladesh government request. Earlier the Bangladesh government requested European Parliament and...

Over 100 RMG factories shut down; 20,000 workers got retrenched in a month

Over 100 readymade garment factories have shut down in Dhaka, Narayangaonj and Gazipur during last one month leaving over 20,000 workers retrenched due to...

2.5 million worker go empty handed Eid this year

About 2.5 million workers do not get any wage or bonus in the Eid-ul-Fitr, which is likely to be celebrated on Sunday based on...