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Bangladesh Workers

CEO Warns Of Rising Wages

Reuters | Posted 04.15.2014 | Business

FRANKFURT (Reuters) - Hennes & Mauritz (H&M) , the world's second-biggest fashion retailer, supports higher wages for textile workers in Bangladesh, i...

Bangladesh Pledges To Do Better

Reuters | Posted 09.07.2013 | Business

* Duty-free access to Europe helped garment trade boom * US cut trade benefits in June after factory disaster * Banglade...

Number Of Sick Bangladesh Factory Workers Continues To Grow

AP | Posted 06.17.2013 | Business

DHAKA, Bangladesh -- Several hundred garment workers were sickened at their factory outside Bangladesh's capital on Sunday, apparently after drinking ...

450 Factory Workers Fall Ill In Bangladesh

AP | Posted 06.06.2013 | Business

DHAKA, Bangladesh -- About 450 garment workers fell ill during their shifts at a sweater factory near Bangladesh's capital, and authorities said Thurs...

Some Good News For Bangladesh Garment Factory Workers

The Huffington Post | Harry Bradford | Posted 05.12.2013 | Business

Officials in Bangladesh have set up a panel to raise the minimum wage for garment workers following a factory collapse that claimed over 1,000 lives. ...

Emran Hossain

Stench Of Bodies, Disorganization Slow Bangladesh Rescue Effort

HuffingtonPost.com | Emran Hossain | Posted 04.26.2013 | World

The stench of decomposing bodies is hindering rescue efforts in Bangladesh's garment industry hub of Savar, witnesses say, as untold numbers of dead a...

MORE THAN 300 DEAD

AP | JULHAS ALAM | Posted 06.25.2013 | Business

SAVAR, Bangladesh — Two owners of garment factories in a Bangladesh building that collapsed into a pile of mangled metal and concrete have been ...

Bangladesh's Garment Workers Brave Deadly Fires To Make Luxury American Clothing

Posted 05.02.2012 | World

By Maher Sattar, GlobalPost ASHULIA, Bangladesh — On Dhaka’s northwestern edge, the suburb of Ashulia is a favorite getaway for those s...