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Bangladesh Collapse

WATCH: The Hidden Cost Of Bangladesh's Garment Industry

Posted 09.17.2013 | World

Retailers, labor unions and government organizations started talks in Geneva last week to discuss compensation for the victims of two recent factory a...

Walmart Accepted Clothing From Banned Bangladesh Factories

Propublica | Michael Grabell | Posted 06.13.2013 | Business

ProPublica: Since the Rana Plaza building collapse killed more than 1,100 people in April, retailers have faced mounting pressure to improve safety...

Retailers' Tough Choices After Bangladesh Factory Collapse

AP | By JONATHAN FAHEY and ANNE D'INNOCENZIO | Posted 07.12.2013 | Business

NEW YORK (AP) — Bangladesh offers the global garment industry something unique: Millions of workers who quickly churn out huge amounts of well-made ...

Joe Fresh's Shockingly Insensitive Bangladesh Condolences

The Huffington Post | Harry Bradford | Posted 05.10.2013 | Business

What’s wrong with this picture? A new photo running on Canadian retailer Joe Fresh’s website juxtaposes two models dancing in “Pretty Pleats...

Major Investors Sticking With Firms Linked To Bangladesh Disaster

The Huffington Post | Eleazar David Meléndez | Posted 05.03.2013 | Business

The collapse of a garment factory complex in Bangladesh last month -- a disaster that claimed the lives of more than 500 people -- has renewed attenti...

DEATH TOLL TOPS 500

Reuters | Posted 07.03.2013 | Business

* Engineer had said building was unsafe day before accident * Death toll climbs to 501, scores still missing * Canada's ...

Emran Hossain

Bangladesh Business Leader To Western Buyers: Look In The Mirror

HuffingtonPost.com | Emran Hossain | Posted 05.03.2013 | Business

Whenever impoverished garment workers die while making clothes for wealthier consumers in far-off lands, competing clothing brands manage to come toge...

Emran Hossain

Thousands Still May Be Missing In Bangladesh Collapse

HuffingtonPost.com | Emran Hossain | Posted 04.30.2013 | World

WASHINGTON -- Relatives of workers still missing in the collapsed Bangladesh factory building say the true number of dead is far greater than the offi...

Emran Hossain

Plodding Rescue In Factory Collapse Fuels Rage In Bangladesh

HuffingtonPost.com | Emran Hossain | Posted 04.29.2013 | World

Shahana Akter somehow survived at least four days beneath the rubble of the eight-story Rana Plaza in Bangladesh, the collapsed factory building where...

Bangladesh Factory Collapse Kills More Than 70, Injures Hundreds

Reuters | Posted 06.24.2013 | Business

* Owners ignored crack spotted on Tuesday, say police * Fireman says 2,000 in building when it crumbled * Bangladesh's c...