Doubling workers' wage would add 2p to t-shirt prices

Adrian Holliday

Doubling wages of Bangladeshi textile workers - more than 900 died in the Dhaka fire tragedy - would cost Western companies 2p per T-shirt. The TUC says the tragedy had little to do with high street pressure for cheap clothes.

Rather, the tragedy should be blamed on corporate greed, they claim. Will high street retailers listen and raise wages? %VIRTUAL-SkimlinksPromo%