Tag: apparel workers’ rights

Home-Based Workers News Dec 3 2012

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BANGLADESH. “Owner of Bangladesh factory ravaged in fire says he didn’t know it needed emergency exits.” (November 29, 2012) Julhas Alam. 680 News. DHAKA, Bangladesh – The owner of a Bangladesh clothing factory where a fire killed 112 people says he was never informed the facility was required to have an emergency exit, a sign… Read more »

Garment Workers News Oct 8 2012

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INDIA. Garment workers not aware of Minimum Wages Act: Bangalore University study. October 1, 2012. Sharadha Kalyanam. The New Indian Express. Nearly 64 per cent of the apparel workers in the state are unaware of the Minimum Wages Act, 1948 and ESI benefits that are due to them. Out of the 3 lakh garment workers… Read more »