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Insight: Bangladesh struggles to check garment factories are safe

DHAKA (Reuters) - In the weeks since the Rana Plaza collapse killed more than 1,100 workers, at least five different Bangladesh agencies have sent teams to begin inspecting the estimated 5,600 factories that make up the nation's $20 billion garment industry.Full story

US urges Bangladesh to protect workers

The U.S. government on Friday urged Bangladesh to take measures to protect workers' rights and improve factory conditions if it wants to have trade benefits restored. Full story

U.S. outlines steps for Bangladesh to restore trade benefits

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Trade Representative's Office on Friday outlined a series of steps that it urged Bangladesh to take to improve factory conditions and workers rights in order to have U.S. trade benefits restored. Full story

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