Thursday, 28 May 2020


News by Country: Cambodia

Wednesday, 27 May 20

Cambodia 

·     Unions discuss plight of suspended and laid off workers (Khmer Times, 26 May 2020)

·     Over 600 workers demand missing wages (Khmer Times, 26 May 2020)

·     Jobless garment workers struggle to make ends meet (Khmer Times, 25 May 2020)

·     Garment factories accused of union busting under cover of Covid-19 (Camboja News, 22 May 2020)

·     COVID-19 Border Closure Hits Cambodians Serving Thai Border Hard (The Cambodia Daily, 22 May 2020)

·     Cambodia approves PPE production by garment factories (The Cambodia Daily, 22 May 2020)

·     Workers to receive entitlements next week (Khmer Times, 22 May 2020)

·     US sends $7.5 million in aid to Cambodia over Covid-19 (The Phnom Penh Post, 21 May 2020)

·     UN provides aid to Cambodia in response to Coronavirus (MENAFN, 19 May 2020)

·     Cambodian government gives approval for garment factories to produce masks and PPE’s (Khmer Times, 17 May 2020)

·     Cambodian government should immediately release union leader (IndustriALL, 17 May 2020)

·     For Many Cambodians, Debt Repayment Bigger Threat Than COVID-19 (VOA, 16 May 2020)

·     About 1,600 workers demand April’s wages (Khmer Times, 14 April 2020)

·     About 14,000 migrant workers in Battambang cleared of COVID-19 (Khmer Times, 13 April 2020)

·     Industry Body Touts Microloan Restructuring Program, But Provides Little Detail (VOA, 13 April 2020)

·     Garment workers protest unpaid April wages (Khmer Times, 12 April 2020)

·     More than 600 workers demand unpaid wages (Khmer Times, 11 May 2020)

·     Factories echo GMAC’s appeal for rent relief amid pandemic (Khmer Times, 11 May 2020)

·     Soft-skills training for suspended workers underway (Khmer Times, 11 May 2020)

·     Cambodia’s garment manufacturers’ group urges landlords to slash rental (Khmer Times, 9 May 2020)

·     Reassessing cost of aid to laid-off garment workers (Khmer Times, 8 May 2020)

·     Factory furloughs nearly 2,000 workers amid coronavirus (Khmer Times, 7 May 2020)

·     COVID-19 plays havoc with Cambodian Textile & Clothing business (Fibre2Fashion, 6 May 2020)

·     COVID-19 affected workers yet to receive gov’t help (Khmer Times, 6 May 2020)

·     About 400 workers protest to demand missing wages (Khmer Times, 5 May 2020)

·     Unions demand compensation, intervention amid pandemic (Khmer Times, 4 May 2020)

·     Cambodian workers owe $10 billion in microfinance debt as COVID-19 wipes out incomes (ASEAN Today, 2 May 2020)

·     Hanging on by a thread (Khmer Times, 2 May 2020)

·     Workers unions request minimum wage of $250 (Khmer Times, 1 May 2020)

·     Government support for workers during Covid-19 insufficient (South Asia Globe, 1 May 2020)

·     All is not well in the garment sector as exports drop by 50 percent in second trimester (Khmer Times, 30 April 2020)

·     Government deters gatherings on Labour Day amid coronavirus pandemic (Khmer Times, 29 April 2020)

·     Coronavirus takes its toll on garment industry with 130 factories suspending operations, affecting 100,000 workers (Khmer Times, 28 April 2020)

·     UNAIDS to provide protection and support to returning migrants in Cambodia (Khmer Times, 28 April 2020)

·     Cambodia’s exports to Thailand soar 115 percent (Khmer Times, 27 April 2020)

·     Logistics providers in Cambodia face bankruptcy because of COVID-19 (Khmer Times, 26 April 2020)

·     Cambodian Migrant Workers Are Prohibited from Returning to their Jobs Abroad (Cambodianess, 23 April 2020)

·     About 3,000 garment workers screened for COVID-19 (Khmer Times, 23 April 2020)

·     Over 300 workers protest to demand reinstatement (Khmer Times, 23 April 2020)

·     Hun Sen’s Coronavirus Crackdown (Foreign Policy, 23 April 2020)

·     Record FDI outflow from emerging markets could leave Cambodia exposed (Khmer Times, 22 April 2020)

·     Covid-19: A global approach to protecting garment workers in supply chains as Cambodia faces up to 500,000 job losses (Khmer Times, 23 April 2020)

·     Nearly 30,000 Garment Workers in Isolation; Even Split Between Capital and Provinces (VOA, 21 April 2020)

·     Migrants’ home remittances dwindle (Khmer Times, 21 April 2020)

·     30,000 workers forced to self-isolate over factory no-shows (CamboJa News, 20 April 2020)

·     More than 10,000 workers to be placed in quarantine (Khmer Times, 20 April 2020)

·     Cambodia: Unemployed to get $40 per month (The Phnom Penh Post, 20 April 2020)

 

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