News, articles and events

  1. News

    From July 1, spouse termed an employee for Socso coverage

    08 June 2018

    KUALA LUMPUR: Beginning July 1, the person termed “employee” in a husband-wife business partnership will receive Social Security Organisation (Socso) protection.

  2. News

    ILO Violence and Harassment at Work: How the provision of Employment Injury Benefits and Workers Compensation can benefit Employers and Workers

    28 May 2018

  3. Factory fire beneficiaries

    Disbursement of additional employment benefits begins for Ali Enterprise factory fire beneficiaries

    22 May 2018

  4. News

    "Give accident insurance to workers"

    24 April 2018

    Workplace accident insurance should be introduced for workers in all industrial sectors to ensure security, said speakers at a roundtable yesterday

  5. News

    'We will mourn the dead and struggle for the survivors'

    24 April 2018

    Five years after Rana Plaza Tragedy, there is a lot left to do.

  6. News

    Five years on from Rana Plaza: ‘Increase national capacity instead of foreign dependency’

    23 April 2018

    Trade union leaders and workers rights groups called to make the RMG safety progress a sustainable one by increasing national capacity instead of foreign dependency. They also demanded introduction of injury insurance scheme for workers to ensure proper compensation in case of industrial accidents.

  7. News

    The Real cost of Cheap Shirts

    21 April 2018

    Factory workers in Bangladesh toil for low wages and under precarious conditions to make clothing worn worldwide.