Stories by Julhas Alam

Friday, Dec. 7, 2012

Factory lost fire certification

A Bangladeshi garment factory lost fire certification before a fire that killed 112 workers Nov. 24, and even expanded illegally, a source said.
By Julhas Alam

Wednesday, Nov. 28, 2012

Factory where 112 died made clothes for US retailers

The garment factory in Bangladesh where 112 people were killed in a fire over the weekend was used by a host of major U.S. and European retailers, an Associated Press reporter discovered Wednesday ...
By Julhas Alam

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Paine plans furloughs, salary cuts, layoffs

Paine College President George C. Bradley on Friday announced the college will implement furlough days, salary reductions and layoffs to save $2.4 million over the next fiscal year.
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