Bangladeshi Factories Among the Safest

Western buyers are ready to place more work orders in Bangladesh because of the vast improvements in workplace safety in the country’s garment sector, said a top executive of an American apparel brand. Over the last five years, Bangladesh’s garment...

Bangladesh Leading Global Push to Get Transitional Benefits

Bangladesh is leading a global push for getting the LDC-related benefits for the nations that are set to graduate to a developing country status in the coming years. The country is set to co-host an international event on “Supporting Smooth Transition of the...

Golden Days Beckon for Jute

Jute and jute goods put in a solid shift in the overseas market in fiscal 2017-18, crossing the $1 billion mark in receipts after five years, much to the cheer of the government as it endeavours to lower dependency on garment. Last fiscal year, the sector brought home...