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UN: Work Conditions Must Improve for Bangladesh to Progress

Bangladesh must improve conditions in its garment industry, in which hundreds have died in factory fires, if it is to maintain economic growth, a U.N. report said on Monday.   The International Labor Organization (ILO) said it must also improve education and create more full-time jobs for young people to stop them from emigrating and draining the labor pool.   “Unless a comprehensive set of labor market and social policies are introduced, [Bangladesh] will be unable to maintain...

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