The government is calling on international buyers to increase investment in the garment and footwear sector and to introduce new technologies to help modernise the industry.
The Prime Minister will award medals to garment factories that allow pregnant workers to leave work 30 minutes early.
Garment and footwear factory representatives call for greater importance in workplace safety.
The US multinational Walmart says it will buy more garment, footwear and luggage products from Cambodia next year.
The garment and footwear industry is one of the main pillars of Cambodia’s economic growth, accounting for about 80 percent of the nation’s exports.