Tag Archives: BKMEA

December 28, 2017: prison factory inauguration, defaulted industrial loans and settlement on Accord arbitration

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 factory inaugurated in Narayanganj jail A 5,000 square feet Ready Made Garment factory was inaugurated in Narayanganj District Jail yesterday. This is the first full-fledged RMG factory in a prison ...

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Alliance emphasizes independence of RCC

The Remediation Coordination Cell (RCC), formed to monitor workplace safety in the garment sector, should be independent and credible so that it can take sound decisions to avert further industrial accidents. “If there is a good system in place and if the retailers and brands continue sourcing from Bangladesh, it is expected that there will not be any disaster in the garment sector,” said Jim Moriarty, executive director of the Alliance, the factory inspection platform of 28 North American retailers.

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BKMEA stresses inclusive policy for knit sector dev

Published in the The Financial Express on October 6, 2017 FE Report An inclusive and equality-based based policy is essential for the further development of the country’s knitwear sector, BKMEA leaders said Friday. They also said dialogue with all stakeholders of the sector is crucial to identifying and providing solution to the challenges. Leaders of the Bangladesh Knitwear Manufacturers and Exporters Association (BKMEA) ...

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