The Gov’t approves $4 billion worth of investment projects during the first 4 months.
Investment in the garment and footwear sector is growing at a slightly slower pace.
Nike, Adidas, and Levi Strauss express concern over the labour and human rights situation in the country.
Rubana Huq, vows to boost female leadership as most factory workers were women.
The government is called to improve labour and human rights conditions.
W&D Company has accepted the return of more than 1,000 of its sacked workers.
Labour Ministry decides to suspend seniority indemnity payments.
The Cambodian Garment Training Institute has been providing intensive training programmes to garment workers since 2016.
Shenzhou Int’l holds the groundbreaking ceremony for its second factory.
W&D garment workers march to the Labour Ministry over their labour dispute and demand all workers are back to work.
Over 80% of garment and footwear factories are paying workers bi-weekly wages.
On the back of strong growth in the garment, construction and hospitality sectors, the national economy expanded by 7.3 percent last year, according to the Ministry of Economy and Finance.
Starting this month, garment and footwear workers will be paid their wages in twice per month. While many workers are happy with the new directive, some are worried that they may not be able to manage their finances
The Cambodian Council of National Unions blames the strikes on instigators.
Acleda Bank Plc will roll out its payroll services for garment, shoes and travelling bag factory workers nationwide, thus enabling risk-free electronic transfers of salaries to individual payroll accounts.
Deepa Tampi worries a lot about the air her two children breathe. The garment exporter says she believes her 14-year-old daughter Mahika and 12-year-old son Vihaan both became asthmatic because of high levels of pollution in the New Delhi area.
The tripartite commission (union, government, employers) tasked with determining the minimum wage for workers in the textile, garment and footwear industries have agreed to increase the minimum wage to $182, beginning January 2019.
The Labour Ministry on Friday issued two directives on wages and indemnity to improve labour conditions for workers.
Labour Ministry and relevant parties start talks on the minimum wage for workers in the textile, garment and footwear industries.
Prime Minister Hun Sen said that a new government is scheduled to be formed next month after the CPP won a sweeping victory in Sunday’s election.
Exports of garment and footwear products achieve solid growth.
More than 1,000 garment factories gave workers time off to take part in yesterday’s election.
More than 20 workers at the New Focus Apparel garment factory in Kandal province faint in panic when the electricity went off.
Nearly 100 domestic workers and NGO members mark the 7th Domestic Workers Day by pushing for better labour conditions.
A report on Cambodian labour finds that ten sectors in the job market are still facing shortages in skilled workers.
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The Garment Manufacturers Association in Cambodia (GMAC) is teaming up with Funan Consulting to boost tax compliance in the garment and footwear industries and train factory staff in proper accounting standards.
Sipar is a French NGO focused on reducing the country’s illiteracy rate.
The garment and footwear industry continues to play a pivotal role in the economy.
The Development Council grants permission for three more companies this month to build new garment factories.