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The legal minimum wage is BDT 8,000 per month.
The employee must be paid wages within 7 days after the last day of the wage period.
13th month salary
An employee who works continuously for a year must receive 2 festival bonuses per year. Each bonus shall not be more than the basic salary.
The average working hour is 56 hours per week. The statutory maximum working hours is 60 hours per week (including overtime).
The minimum overtime pay rate is 125%.
The public holidays can be found here.
Employees are entitled to 12 days of paid annual leave after 12 months of continuous work.
Employees must provide a medical certificate.
Termination can done by notice from either the employee or the employer.
Terminated by Employer
Terminated by Employee
Employees can resign without notice but they would have to pay an amount equal to the wages for the notice period.