Court begins the trial of two union leaders over strikes for better working conditions.
Prime Minister Hun Sen yesterday said court cases against union leaders should either immediately go to trial or the charges should be dropped, noting that the leaders have raised concerns that the lingering charges are hampering their work.
Concerns regarding factory workers’ well-being are brought up by unions.
On Labour Day, the Labour Confederation demanded increase the minimum wage.
Garment employers and unions meet Labour officials to discuss measures to reduce the use of short-term work contracts.