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June 21, 2017: Export target and new VAT system

Every day, CPD RMG Study team reveals what’s on our economic and apparel radar and curates a selection of the best reports, opinion, and analysis you may have missed 27 foreign missions achieve export targets Out of 56 Bangladesh missions abroad, 27 achieved their targets of export during the first 11 months of the current fiscal year, according to the ...

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June 20, 2017: Swedish farm’s interest to invest in Bangladesh, SAARC trade, government caution ahead of Eid and trade with BRICS

Every day, CPD RMG Study team reveals what’s on our economic and apparel radar and curates a selection of the best reports, opinion, and analysis you may have missed Swedish firms may invest in Bangladesh RMG sector Two Swedish firms, Investor AB and ABB Sweden have showed interest in making investment in Bangladesh readymade garment (RMG) sector, Fibre2Fashion reported. The ...

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June 15, 2017: EPZ laws and duty on bank balance

Every day, CPD RMG Study team reveals what’s on our economic and apparel radar and curates a selection of the best reports, opinion, and analysis you may have missed Epz Labour Act: Draft to be placed in House soon Bangladesh will soon place the draft law of the proposed Export-Processing Zones (EPZ) Labour Act, 2016, to the Parliament after a ...

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June 14, 2017: ILC, EPZ laws and export to Australia drops

Every day, CPD RMG Study team reveals what’s on our economic and apparel radar and curates a selection of the best reports, opinion, and analysis you may have missed Govt submits to ILC time-bound action plan on labour rights The government has promised to produce the draft of the revised EPZ law before an International Labour Organisation committee by the ...

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June 13, 2017: Strong garment exports, and pressure for higher wages

Every day, CPD RMG Study team reveals what’s on our economic and apparel radar and curates a selection of the best reports, opinion, and analysis you may have missed Moody’s: Bangladesh’s sovereign credit profile supported by strong garment exports Bangladesh’s Ba3 stable sovereign credit profile is supported by the robust growth of an economy that is bolstered by garment exports, ...

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June 12, 2017: Demand for corporate tax cut, Indian exporters’ plans for wool-based products marketing,one belt, one road initiative and IMF’s cautions

Every day, CPD RMG Study team reveals what’s on our economic and apparel radar and curates a selection of the best reports, opinion, and analysis you may have missed   RMG accessories industry demands cut in corporate tax to 15pc Manufacturers of the country’s garment accessories demanded 15 percent corporate tax for the next fiscal year 2017-18 to remain competitive ...

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June 8, 2017: Export growth, inflation and EU security screening  

Every day, CPD RMG Study team reveals what’s on our economic and apparel radar and curates a selection of the best reports, opinion, and analysis you may have missed Export growth dips Bangladesh’s exports in the first 11 months of the current fiscal year stood at $31.79 billion, 4.68 percent lower than the target of $37 billion, the Daily Star ...

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June 7, 2017: Occupational injuries, EU letter to Bangladesh government, slow RMG growth and the export in May 

Every day, CPD RMG Study team reveals what’s on our economic and apparel radar and curates a selection of the best reports, opinion, and analysis you may have missed 2.2 million people suffer occupational injuries, illnesses Around 2.2 million people, aged 15-years or older, experience occupational injuries and illnesses in the country annually, the Financial Express reported citing Quarterly Labour ...

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June 6, 2017: Low-cost fund, EU cargo ban, RMG corporate tax, garment accessories and prospect of cotton farming in Barind region

Every day, CPD RMG Study team reveals what’s on our economic and apparel radar and curates a selection of the best reports, opinion, and analysis you may have missed Eight RMGs submit plea to PFIs for low-cost fund Eight garment owners have submitted applications to the participating financial institutions (PFIs), seeking low-cost fund under Urban Building Safety Project (UBSP) for ...

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June 5, 2017: Budget, RMG export to OIC countries and source tax

  Every day, CPD RMG Study team reveals what’s on our economic and apparel radar and curates a selection of the best reports, opinion, and analysis you may have missed BGMEA says proposed budget not RMG sector friendly The Bangladesh Garment Manufacturers and Exporters Association on Sunday said that the proposed budget was not RMG sector friendly, reiterating its demand ...

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