Working poverty was going down, until Covid-19 brought it back up

Working poverty was going down, until Covid-19 brought it back up

File photo: Workers sewing apparel products at a readymade garment factory Mahmud Hossain Opu/Dhaka Tribune With the new wage structure in several sectors including RMG, agriculture, leather and tea, its workers’ wages increased Bangladesh had reduced working poverty by 3 percentage points from 2016 to 2019, said the International Labour Organisation (ILO) on Thursday. They […]