App-based economy expands, leaving workers unprotected
The Business Standard, 17 October 2022
The growing popularity of on-demand online booking for a wide range of services – from ride sharing to repairing tasks or house help – or e-commerce orders is causing a mushrooming growth of relevant online platforms in the country.
Gig workers deprived of fair pay, benefits
The Daily Star, 18 October 2022
he majority of workers in Bangladesh's gig economy do not receive fair pay, benefits or even a contract from online platforms, revealing the awful situation in ensuring the rights of those workers, according to a recent study.
Gig workers underpaid
The Daily Star, 09 December 2021
Study says they toil in dangerous conditions
How Uber won access to world leaders, deceived investigators and exploited violence against its drivers in battle for global dominance
International Consortium of Investigative Journalists, 06 July 2022
When the ride-hailing giant called, powerful politicians answered, leaked text messages and emails reveal.
Fairwork Podcast Series 2: OUT NOW!
1 December 2022
This year’s Fairwork Bangladesh report finds concerns around unfair working conditions persist
17 October 2022
#UberFiles no surprise, say Fairwork researchers and call for governments to do more to protect gig workers
11 July 2022
Fairwork Bangladesh Ratings 2021: Labour Standards in the Gig Economy
8 December 2021