Dhaka, Monday, 20 January 2020

Former BGMEA President Atiqul Islam Mayor Candidate of AL in DNCC again

      Avijit Biswas : The current mayor Atiqul Islam has been nominated as the mayor candidate of Dhaka North City Corporation (DNCC ) from Awami League. He is also the director ...

2020-01-12 | More

Logic software on a unique height

      Shoaeb Mahmud : Bangladesh is the second-largest garment exporter in the world. Logic Software Limited is the country’s leading and largest ERP software company in the world of software used in ...

2020-01-12 | More

Bangladeshi professionals are much more effective & efficient than foreigners : Ahmed Arif Billah

      Wearing of clothing is exclusively a human characteristic and is also one of the basic needs of humankind. In this context Bangladesh is now the second largest Ready-made Garment (RMG) ...

2019-12-10 | More

FTA with US to benefit BD

      Apparel correspondent : Bangladesh looks to sign a free trade area (FTA) deal with the United States as it failed to get restored the generalised system of preferences (GSP) facility.       

2019-12-05 | More

BD booming into hotspot for leather, leather goods

      Apparel Correspondent : With a great hope, Yih Hang, a Taiwanese shoemaking machinery manufacturer, is participating in the 7th International Leathertech Show at the three-day International Convention City Bashundhara in Dhaka.      

2019-12-05 | More

aamra and Lectra seminar on Collaborative Product Development

      Apparel Report : aamra and lectra conducted a Seminar on `Collaborative Product Development’ at Hotel Sarina on 20th and 21st November 2019. The major buyers (H&M, M&S, C&A and Sainsbury) ...

2019-12-05 | More

China top source of FDI in BD

      Apparel Correspondent : China became the top source of the inflow of foreign direct investment (FDI) in Bangladesh in the past fiscal year (FY19) ended on June 30, 2019.       

2019-12-05 | More

Government will give all out support for export: PM

      Apparel Correspondent : Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina assured the country’s businesspeople of extending all-out cooperation to them in producing diversified products and exporting those to new markets across the world.      

2019-12-05 | More

Need to find opportunity in another alliance outside of SAARC for trade : Sheikh Fazle Fahim 

      Apparel Correspondent : A joint conference of the Confederation of Asia Pacific Chambers of Commerce and Industry (CCCI) and the Federation of Bangladesh Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FBCCI) was ...

2019-12-05 | More

Labours & Owners Gives Contrast Image to EU

      Apparel Coreespondent : Labour rights groups and factory owners have given a European Union delegation contrasting pictures of labour rights situation in Bangladesh.       

2019-11-11 | More

BB Restricted 1% Cash Incentive 

      Apparel Correspondent : Bangladesh Bank on Thursday restricted the 1% cash incentive facility offered in the current budget for apparel makers, making the existing beneficiaries ineligible for the new handout.      

2019-11-11 | More

NBR Aims EI Time to 1-2 days in 3 Year

      Apparel Correspondent : The National Board of Revenue has set a target of reducing the time for completing import procedures to two days and that for export procedures to one ...

2019-11-11 | More

FTA Prioritised for Trade Expansion: Tipu Munshi

      Apparel Correspondent : Commerce minister Tipu Munshi said on Saturday that the government was giving the highest priority to free trade agreement for expansion of the country’s trade and export.      

2019-11-11 | More

We already built up world-class green factories solely : Dr. Rubana Huq  

      Apparel Correspondent : Dr. Rubana Huq, president of the BGMEA, said that Bangladesh has already built up many world-class green garment factories solely for sustainability of the business and environment, not ...

2019-11-11 | More

Bangladesh RMG in Industry 4.0 Scenario

Amit K. Biswas : Bangladesh has achieved an economic miracle over the past three decades, but it cannot afford to rest on its laurels now. To develop a garment industry from scratch ...

2019-11-06 | More

One Lac Workers  Losing Jobs Yearly

Special Correspondent : Bangladesh’s ready-made garments industry has been the main driver of growth in exports over the last decade. It’s estimated that over 4 million workers are tied to ...

2019-10-21 | More

RUET IPE Day-2019 celebrated enthusiastically

        Apparel Correspondent : Industrial and Production Engineering Day (IPE Day 2019) of Rajshahi University of Engineering & Technology has been celebrated successfully. The two-day event was held on July 18 and ...

2019-08-08 | More

Cheap Labour Edge Won’t Last Long -Planning Commission

      Staff Correspondent: With Bangladesh heading towards achieving the middle-income country status, local enterprises must find alternative path to stay competitive in the global market, the Planning Commission said.      

2019-08-01 | More

BGMEA wants Tk 55 million from WTO

      Staff Correspondent : Bangladesh Garment Manufacturers and Exporters Association (BGMEA) has initiated a move to conduct researches on select topics like innovation, product development and value addition for future sustainability ...

2019-08-01 | More

Apparel exports to non-traditional markets post 21.77% growth

      Staff Correspondent : Apparel exports to non-traditional markets have posted a sharp growth by 21.77% to $5.68 billion in the just concluded fiscal year, with the clothing business to both traditional ...

2019-08-01 | More