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After Digital Wage Push, Why Are Bangladesh Factories ‘Sliding Back to Cash?’

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Mere months after Bangladesh’s garment industry embraced digital wages for workers at the height of the coronavirus pandemic’s first wave, factories are backsliding to cash payouts, a new study has found. Despite a “massive shift” to digital payments in May, Microfinance Opportunities, in collaboration with the South Asian Network on Economic Modeling (SANEM), found that…

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