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Six years after the Rana Plaza collapse, garment workers still face harassment 2019-03-23 [Asia News]

GP employees union pledges to work for employees’ welfare 2019-03-17 [The New Age]

Govt to review wages for rice mill workers 2019-03-17 [The New Age]

After a 7-year struggle in Bangladesh, Grameenphone Employees Union wins recognition 2019-03-11 [UNI Global Union]

Bangladesh unions call to reinstate over 12,000 retrenched garment workers 2019-03-08 [IndustriALL]

HRW urges govt to probe sacking of RMG workers 2019-03-07 [The New Age]

HRW to Bangladesh: Probe dismissals of protesting RMG workers 2019-03-06 [The Tribune]

Investigate Dismissals of Protesting Workers 2019-03-06 [Human Rights Watch]

Bangladesh Government must intervene to secure garment factory safety 2019-03-05 [IndustriALL]

Low wages affect basic amenities of workers 2019-03-05 [The Daily Star]

Bangladesh Workers Targeted with Gender-Based Violence For more info 2019-03-04 [Solidarity Center]

We’ll tell you what we want, what we really, really want: freedom, safety and a living wage for garment workers 2019-02-28 [Equal Times]

Thousands Fired From $30 Billion Bangladesh Garment Sector 2019-02-18 [Bloomberg]

Bangladesh Garment Employers Retailate Against Workers For more info 2019-02-14 [Solidarity Center]

Bangladesh Government set to throw away Accord achievements 2019-02-14 [IndustriALL]

Over 11,600 Bangladesh garment workers lose jobs and face repression 2019-02-11 [IndustriALL]

Why 50,000 Garment Workers in Bangladesh Went on Strike 2019-02-06 [In These Times]

Thousands of Bangladeshi garment workers jobless after protest 2019-02-05 [The News]

Global labour rights group demands release of arrested RMG workers 2019-02-05 [The New Age]

5,000 workers protesting low wages in Bangladeshi garment factories have been fired 2019-02-02 [Quartz]

Thousands sacked over garment industry protest 2019-01-31 [The Star-Tribune]

Almost 5,000 Bangladeshi garment workers sacked over strikes 2019-01-29 [AlJazeera]

Implement counter trafficking law effectively: speakers 2019-01-27 [The Daily Star]

Don't harass workers 2019-01-27 [The Daily Star]

These Women Make Your Zara Jeans. Now, They're Demanding to Be Paid Fairly. 2019-01-23 [Elle]

It’s no surprise that the Spice Girls T-shirt was made by workers on poverty wages 2019-01-21 [IndustriALL]

Spice Girls want Bangladesh factory investigated over ‘abuse’ of workers 2019-01-22 [thehindu]

Why are wages so low for garment workers in Bangladesh? 2019-01-22 [theguardian]

Hunger for profits drives exploitation of females in Bangladesh's garment industry 2019-01-21 [MENAFN]

Wage battles erupt in the garment sector – and unions can’t contain them 2019-01-21 [libcom.org]

EPZ Labour Ordinance promulgated 2019-01-20 [The New Age]

Hundreds sacked after garment strikes 2019-01-17 [Business Recorder]

Solidarity Center-Bangladesh Organizes Advocacy Meeting on Counter Trafficking Law 2019-01-16 [Migration News]

Hundreds sacked after Bangladesh garment factory workers' strikes 2019-01-16 [The Tribune]

Bangla workers reject wage hike, walk off factories 2019-01-15 [The Gulf Times]

Thousands of garment workers clash with police over poor pay 2019-01-14 [The Guardian]

Garment workers reject wage hike, walk off job 2019-01-14 [Inquirer]

Workers stage demonstration, ransack factories 2019-01-13 [Xinhua]

Factory owners threaten to cut off pay to protesting workers 2019-01-13 [Reuters]

Ctg transport workers call strike over alleged assault by MP 2019-01-13 [New Age Bangladesh]

Transport workers call strike in Chattogram over MP ‘beating’ their leaders 2019-01-13 [BDnewss24.com]

Garment worker killed and 50 injured in wage protest 2019-01-11 [UNI Global Union]

Garment worker killed and 50 injured in Bangladesh clashes 2019-01-11 [IndustriALL]

One dead, 50 injured in Bangladesh garment workers strike 2019-01-09 [Daily Mail]

RMG workers protest for 3rd day, block Dhaka roads 2019-01-08 [Dhaka Tribune]

Labour unrest continues; clashes in Savar 2019-01-08 [The Daily Star]

Tear gas, rubber bullets as garment workers strike 2019-01-08 [AFP]

73,713 female migrants went to KSA as housemaids in 2018 2019-01-06 [The New Age]

Internet throttled, journalists attacked during parliamentary elections 2019-01-05 [IFJ]

RMG: Gains and pains in 2018 2018-12-31 [The Daily Star]

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