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Bangladesh Garment Job Losses 6 Times Higher Than Estimates: Report

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Unemployment within Bangladesh’s garment industry may be more dire than previously estimated. As many as 357,000 of Bangladesh’s 4.1 million garment workers may have lost their jobs due to the pandemic, or more than six times the official figure of 56,372, according to a recent survey of 610 factories in the major industrial clusters of…

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