Daily Archives: March 31, 2014

‘BANGLADESH AMONG 10 NEW EMERGING COUNTRIES’

‘BANGLADESH AMONG 10 NEW EMERGING COUNTRIES’ Tribune Online Report ‘After 10 years of frenetic growth the big five emerging economies of Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa — the BRICS — are slowing down sharply’ Bangladesh is one of … Continue reading

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GARMENT ORDERS ON THE REBOUND

GARMENT ORDERS ON THE REBOUND BANGLADESH RECORDS 18TH YEAR-ON-YEAR INCREASE IN LAST 19 MONTHS REFAYET ULLAH MIRDHA Work orders from international buyers are picking up with the return of political stability in Bangladesh after the January 5 national elections, exporters … Continue reading

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UNDERSTANDING THE ALLIANCE AND THE ACCORD ON BANGLADESH WORKER SAFETY

UNDERSTANDING THE ALLIANCE AND THE ACCORD ON BANGLADESH WORKER SAFETY Since April this year Oxfam has been asking Australian companies sourcing from Bangladesh to join the Bangladesh Fire and Building Safety Accord. The Accord is a legally binding initiative that … Continue reading

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BANGLADESH T&C UNDER INTENSE SAFETY NET: ‘ACCORD’ & ‘ALLIANCE’ TO HIT HEAVILY

BANGLADESH T&C UNDER INTENSE SAFETY NET: ‘ACCORD’ & ‘ALLIANCE’ TO HIT HEAVILY ASM Tareq Amin & Shayekh Munir Bangladeshi textile & clothing (T&C) industry is under polygonal safety net programs. The industry owners association has taken its own initiative and … Continue reading

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