Compensation fund for Bangladesh factory victims reaches $30 mn target

A fund set up to compensate the victims of Bangladesh`s Rana Plaza factory collapse has finally reached its $30-million target, the UN`s International Labour Organization said Monday, more than two years after the disaster left over 1,100 garment workers dead.

Problems plague BP`s oil spill compensation fund

Many livelihoods have crumbled since the April 20 rig explosion that killed 11 workers & spewed 200 mn gallons of oil.