Manufacturing sector worldwide is performing well for now

Global manufacturing PMI highest since November 2018Brazil, UK and Germany are the leadersChina’s best performance in 2020 was in AugustSigns of stabilization in Global trade The manufacturing industry is recovering worldwide with factories running in full capacity, receiving new orders and hiring more manpower. JPMorgan Global Manufacturing PMI (Purchasing Managers Index) for August 2020 shows […]

One Chart Shows The Best And Worst Face Mask Types, Based on The Latest Research

A simple trick can reveal whether your face mask offers sufficient protection: Try blowing out a candle while wearing it. A good mask should prevent you from extinguishing the flame. The rule isn’t foolproof, but it should help weed out masks that aren’t very protective. Ever since the Centres for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) began […]

Bangladesh’s share in global clothing exports rises to 6.8%

In 2018, Bangladesh’s market share dipped to 6.4% from 6.5% in 2017 Bangladesh’s global market share in apparel exports has increased by 0.4 percentage point to 6.8% in 2019 after a slight fall in the previous year. In 2018, Bangladesh’s market share dipped to 6.4% from 6.5% in 2017.    According to the World Trade […]

3.24 lakh RMG workers lose jobs amid virus outbreak

More than 3.24 lakh readymade garment workers have lost their jobs and 1,915 factories, mostly subcontracting ones, have been shut since the coronavirus outbreak began in the country in March this year, according to a Bangladesh Institute of Labour Studies’ study report. The study titled ‘COVID-19: Decent Work in Readymade Garment Sector’ found that 80 […]