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An official Bangladeshi panel voted today to raise the minimum wage for garment workers by 76 per cent to USD 67, still the lowest in the world and well short of what unions wanted.
Last Updated: Sunday, June 30, 2013, 17:10
However, the move by the American sportswear giant could even be to cut down on criticism over the way it treats its workers.
Last Updated: Friday, June 28, 2013, 19:14
Retail inflation for industrial workers rose marginally to 10.68 percent in May on account of increase in the prices of food items, cigarette, country Liquor, electricity charges and allopathic medicines.
Last Updated: Wednesday, June 05, 2013, 13:47
The UK government has declared that it will donate 18 million pounds as aid for the safety and skills training of low-skilled Bangladeshi factory workers.
Last Updated: Monday, May 13, 2013, 12:25
After the world`s worst garment industry disaster, the Bangladesh Government has decided to raise the income of garment factory workers.
Last Updated: Saturday, April 27, 2013, 19:48
Dozens of South Korean workers returned from a jointly run factory park in North Korea on Saturday as part of an evacuation of the flagship project following months of military tensions.
Last Updated: Thursday, January 10, 2013, 14:49
Three workers of a private factory in the Peenya Industrial area here died of suffocation when they entered an underground tank to draw oil, police said Thursday.
Last Updated: Monday, December 31, 2012, 19:18
The rate of price rise was 9.34 percent in the same month last year.
Last Updated: Sunday, November 04, 2012, 09:00
Two workers at a sugarcane factory died today after inhaling poisonous gas in Sarurpur industrial area.
Last Updated: Monday, September 24, 2012, 15:11
The Taiwan firm Foxconn is the world`s largest maker of computer components for top brands like iPad Samsung,Sony, Dell.
Last Updated: Saturday, March 31, 2012, 12:37
Apple Chief Tim Cook has won over the company`s employees, according to a workplace study released today showing he may be better liked than his legendary predecessor Steve Jobs.
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