08 February 2019
Please see our Predictions below:
Mass redundancies in response to garment sector protests indicate that foreign firms will continue to face substantial reputational risks
Government will continue to prioritise maintaining low manufacturing costs and this will prevent meaningful reform in labour conditions
Major changes unlikely in absence of major workplace disaster that prompts foreign firms to threaten withdrawing operations
Union leaders said on 5 February that over 7,000 garment workers had been made redundant without warning in retaliation for their participation in protests calling for wage increases earlier this year. The protests, which began in…..