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13 Dead In Mirpur Styrofoam Factory Fire

After a fire in a Styrofoam factory in Dhaka’s Mirpur Section 1 on 1 February 2015, 13 people have been confirmed dead. The six storied APCCO Complex went ablaze after an explosion around at 5 PM in the evening. According

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More violence in Export Processing Zones over Minimum Wage 2013, Bangladesh

One dead and 15 others including 3 Policemen have been injured in clashes over the implementation of the “Export Processing Zone” Minimum Wage 2013, according to which the payments are supposed to take place in 2014. The dead worker, Parvin

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