Dhaka, Dec. 4 -- Government high officials are expected to sit today with the stakeholders for reviewing latest progress in executing the National Action Plan (NAP) on labour rights, on the heels of western concerns.

Sources have said representatives from the foreign, labour and commerce ministries, apex-chamber FBCCI, BGMEA and BKMEA are likely to attend the meeting with senior secretary at the commerce ministry Tapan Kanti Ghosh in the chair at his secretariat office.

Different labour rights-related issues, including latest progress on the NAP, will be discussed at the meeting, they also said.

The NAP covers broadly nine issues, including framing Bangladesh labour law in compliance with the ILO standards on freedom of association and...