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  1. News - Asia - BANGLADESH

    Charged owners of Bangladesh factory where 112 workers died surrender

    Posted Feb 09th 2014, 02:37pm by AP

    ... Fashions- Delwar Hossain and his wife, Mahmuda Akter- appeared in court for a hearing late yesterday. They are among 13 people facing charges in the case, one of several deadly disasters that have ...

  2. News - Asia - BANGLADESH

    Victims of Bangladesh plant collapse offered financial aid

    Posted Oct 25th 2013, 10:14pm by AP

    ... have also signed the pact including Benetton, Swedish fashion chain H&M, C&A of the Netherlands, British retailers Tesco and Primark, and Spain's Inditex, owner of Zara. ...

  3. News - Asia - BANGLADESH

    Primark extends payouts to Bangladesh factory victims

    Posted Oct 24th 2013, 08:25pm by AFP

    ... salary to 3,600 victims and their families while the terms of a long-term compensation deal are worked out. The discount fashion brand, which has 258 stores across Europe, had made two earlier ...

  4. News - Asia - BANGLADESH

    Six die after fire guts Bangladesh garment factory

    Posted Jan 26th 2013, 08:29pm by Reuters in Dhaka

    ... months after the country’s worst factory blaze killed 112 workers. Fire service officials said the fire at Smart Fashions, housed in the upper floor of a two-storey building in the suburb ... under control and pulled out six bodies. “Everything inside the factory has been gutted,” a photographer said. A fire at Tazreen Fashions Limited in a Dhaka suburb in November killed 112 workers ...

  5. Business - Economy - BANGLADESH

    US blundering in Bangladesh

    Posted Jul 10th 2013, 12:00am by Kevin Rafferty

    ... were amputated as they were trapped in the rubble. It was the world's biggest factory disaster. The punishment that Obama has imposed is like an old-fashioned sledgehammer to crack ...

  6. News - Asia - BANGLADESH

    Dozens pulled alive from Dhaka factory as toll hits 256

    Posted Apr 24th 2013, 02:22pm by AFP

    ... low-cost fashion line Primark and Spanish giant Mango have acknowledged having their products made in the collapsed factory bloc, while a host of brands including Wal-Mart and France’s Carrefour ... Sheikh Hasina Italian fashion line Benetton denied having a supplier in the building but a local workers’ group provided documents showing apparent orders from the company in August and September ...

  7. News - Asia - BANGLADESH

    Top brands linked to deadly blaze at Bangladesh garment factory

    Posted Jan 28th 2013, 12:00am by AFP

    ... killed 111 workers who were making clothing for Walmart and a variety of Western firms. The November blaze at Tazreen Fashion, which also had no fire department licence, highlighted ...

  8. News - Asia - BANGLADESH

    Fire kills ‘last survivor’ of Bangladesh building collapse

    Posted Apr 29th 2013, 07:45am by AFP

    ... that Western firms place profit before safety by sourcing their products from a country where textile workers often earn less than US$40 a month. Protesters holding signs reading “Love Fashion Hate ...

  9. News - Asia - BANGLADESH

    Bangladesh defends disaster effort as anger grows

    Posted Apr 30th 2013, 02:36pm by AFP

    ... compensation to the victims of this disaster who worked for its supplier,” the low-cost fashion retailer said in a statement. “This will include the provision of long-term aid for children who have ...

  10. News - Asia - BANGLADESH

    Bangladesh factory workers demand compensation

    Posted Nov 30th 2012, 06:24pm by Associated Press in Dhaka

    ... Associated Press in Dhaka Hundreds of garment workers protested on Friday outside a Bangladeshi factory where 112 people were killed by a fire, demanding compensation for their lost salaries. About 300 workers chanted “Want Justice” and “Want Compensation” in front of the closed Tazreen Fashions Ltd. factory in a Dhaka suburb. The factory was making clothes for Wal-Mart, Sears, ...




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