Bangladesh Fire

Mending the Capitalist Model

Diane Francis | Posted 07.13.2014 | Canada Business
Diane Francis

The reality is that capitalism and globalization have given Western consumers cheap goods and helped emerging economies grow, but that's usually done through the exploitation of workers and the environment. But Oliver Niedermaier has come up with a "capitalist solution for a capitalist failure."

Another Deadly Accident At A Factory In Bangladesh Tied To Joe Fresh

CBC | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada Business

A Bangladesh factory that was the site of a deadly fire this week had likely shipped products to at least one Canadian retailer, CBC News has learned....

'Little Hope' For Finding Survivors

CP | Farid Hossain And Chris Blake, The Associated Press | Posted 06.28.2013 | Canada Business

SAVAR, Bangladesh - A top Bangladesh court on Tuesday ordered the government to "immediately" confiscate the property of a collapsed building's owner,...

Retailers Rejected Bangladesh Factory Safety Plan

CP | Kay Johnson And Julhas Alam, The Associated Press | Posted 06.26.2013 | Canada Business

DHAKA, Bangladesh - As Bangladesh reels from the deaths of hundreds of garment workers in a building collapse, the refusal of global retailers to pay ...

Major Western Brands Used Factory Where Blaze Killed 112

AP | Posted 11.28.2012 | Canada Business

DHAKA, Bangladesh (AP) — Amid the ash, broken glass and melted sewing machines at what is left of the Tazreen Fashions Ltd. factory, there are piles...