Garment sector is still struggling to make up for partial loss of EU zero-tax trade deal.
The economy will grow by 6.9% this year, according to the National Bank projections.
Sam Rainsy has called for sanctions on the garment industry following the dissolution.
The country’s economic growth projection for 2017 was revised down to 6.8 percent, a slight decrease from a previous forecast of 6.9 percent, due to a moderation of growth in textile exports and a slowdown in the construction sector
With the minimum wage on the rise, the garments and footwear sector faces challenges.
A productivity fair will take place, following the recent increase in minimum wage.
Hun Sen again meets with garment sector workers, adding a boost to maternity leave salaries.