CUMW’s Pav Sina laments that rent and utility costs are increasing considerably.
The government to increase the minimum wage for civil servants and others.
Gov’t increases the wage for next year by $8, a decrease of $4 of last year.
An increase of the minimum wage is agreed of textile workers by $8 next year.
The minimum wage for workers in the textile, garment, and footwear industries has increased to $190 in the year 2020
Unions and employers propose starkly differing figures of what minimum wage for garment workers should be next year.
The National Committee for Minimum Wage of Labor Ministry today released a statement, presenting two different figures of minimum wage increase for workers in garment and footwear sector in 2020.
GMAC asks gov’t to refrain from increasing pay bump for garment workers by $5.
Increase of minimum wage for workers in 2020 will be impossible: GMAC.
Ken Loo, secretary-general of GMAC discusses the development of the sector’s issues.
National Council for Minimum Wage selects two vice presidents to represent workers.
An officials-Unions meeting to discuss minimum wage in the garment sector for 2020.
City Hall not to allow the Cambodian Labour Confederation to stage a protest.
Unionists are to call for increasing the monthly minimum wage for workers in 2020.
A report from the World Vision reveals that 41 percent of all the businesses within the country can’t find qualified employees that fit their professional needs.
CLC plans a petition to raise the minimum wage for tourism and service workers.
Most construction workers get paid through middlemen, says Sok Kean.
Prime Minister Hun Sen directs the Labour Ministry, worker representatives, employers and relevant institutions to work together toward setting a minimum wage for workers in the construction, agriculture and service sectors.
Phnom Penh Municipal Court begins the trial against six union leaders over minimum wage violent protests.
Phnom Penh Municipal Court on Friday began the trial against six union leaders over minimum wage protests in teh wake of the 2013 election that turned violent and led to authorities opening fire and killing at least five demonstrators.
Labour Ministry to increase the technical abilities of the Labour Advisory Committee.
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.
Labour official says two figures, $182 from unions and $177 from employers and the government, will be tabled to the minster.
Prime Minister Hun Sen yesterday urged garment workers not to protest as meetings on the 2019 minimum wage continue.
Labour Ministry said that employers agreed to increase their minimum wage proposal from $175 to $176.
The unions demanded $192, the employers offered $175, and the Labour Ministry suggested $177.57.
Labour Ministry proposed that garment workers receive $177.57 per month as their minimum wage for 2019 during a meeting with employers and unions.
Meetings being held to discuss an increase in minimum wage for garment workers in 2019 have yet to yield results.
The Cambodian Labour Confederation yesterday said that it will propose $211.94 to be the new minimum wage for garment workers during this month’s negotiations.
Negotiations to determine 2019’s minimum wage for garment workers begin at the Labour Ministry.