Hun Sen Set to Weigh In on SL Garment Factory Dispute

Author: Khuon Narim & Colin Meyn, Cambodia Daily, Published on: 14 November 2013

Officials at the Ministry of Labor who mediated talks…between the management of SL Garment Factory and union leaders who have led a three-month-long strike at the factory said that they would send the results of the meeting to Prime Minister Hun Sen to review the dispute. The meeting came one day after a bystander was shot dead during clashes between police and protesting SL workers…Sat Samuth, an undersecretary of state at the Ministry of Labor…said that while the two sides had agreed in principle to a number of conditions, they failed to agree on whether 19 sacked union leaders would be allowed to return to work at the factory…

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