Gazette for 9th wage board soon

Gazette for 9th wage board soon

Staff Correspondentdaily-bangladesh.com

Published: 20:36 15 May 2019  

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Information Minister Dr. Hasan Mahmud assured to publish the 9th Wage board Gazette for the newsmen very soon.

During the exchange of views with leaders of Bangladesh Federal Union of Newspaper Press Workers and Bangladesh Newspaper Workers Federation in the Secretariat on Wednesday.

Kamal Uddin, secretary general of the Federal Union of Newspaper Press Workers said, the information minister said that the convener of the verifying committee of the 9th Wage board, the Roads and Transportation Minister Obaidul Quader is coming to the country today. Hopefully it will be possible to publish Wage board Gazette soon.

To the minister, the leaders of the Press Workers Federation presented 10-points including the gazette of the 9th Wage board, the formation of a welfare trust for the press staff and the implementation of the media-working law.

The minister assured to take steps after discussing with the Prime Minister in this regard.

Along with Federal Union of Newspaper Press Workers President Alamgir Hossain Khan, Secretary General Kamal Uddin and Press Association Federation President Motiur Rahman Talukder and Secretary General Khairul Islam and two Federation leaders were also present the meeting.

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