100% RMG workers get salary- allowances: BGMEA


DHAKA, June 14, 2018 (BSS) – Bangladesh Garment Manufacturers and Exporters Association (BGMEA) today claimed that 100 readymade garments (RMG) workers got salary and festival bonus ahead of holy Eid-ul-Fitr.

“I have information that 100 percent readymade garments workers got salary of last month and festival bonus,” BGEMA President Siddiqur Rahman made the claim while reading out a written statement at a press conference at the BGMEA office here.

He said apart from the salary and allowances, 90 percent factories have already announced holiday while rest of 10 percent would announce holiday from today.

With the interference of BGMEA, salary and bonus of workers of 35 factories were ensured, he added.