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Author: Kunthear Mom, Khmer Times
"Hun Sen pushes for migrant worker safety", 18 February 2020...
Cambodia: European Branded Clothing Alliance urges Cambodian govt. to address human rights violations & EC to track progress with clear roadmap & timeline
Author: European Branded Clothing Alliance
"Statement on European Commission's Cambodia Decision", 13 February 2020...
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Cambodia: Withdrawal of EU preferences will only push Cambodia towards China, says Nikkei Asian Review
Author: Nikkei Asian Review; Khmer Times
"Japanese business journal says punishing Cambodia is going to backfire on EU," 16 February 2020...
Cambodia: 20 business associations issue a joint letter expressing regret over European Commission's partial EBA withdrawal decision but commit to work closely with brands
Author: European Chamber of Commerce in Cambodia & others
"Press Release: The Cambodian Private Sector Regrets the Decision by the European Commission to Partially Withdraw Preference Granted to the Kingdom of Cambodia under Everything but Arms Arrangement", 14 February 2020...
Cambodia: Adidas, H&M, & others review their business & investment strategies and implications of EC's partial EBA withdrawal decision
Author: Shaun Turton, Nikkei Asian Review
"Fashion brands weigh Cambodia strategy after EU curbs trade", 14 February 2020...
Cambodia: Fair Wear, Ethical Trading Initiative & 5 other NGOs urge Cambodian govt. to address issues of human & labor rights violations
Author: Fair Wear & Others
"EU: ‘We partially and temporarily suspend preferential tariffs for the Government of Cambodia’: International community urges Cambodian government to take action", 14 February 2020...
Cambodia: Govt. considers contributing financial support to about 7,000 workers facing job suspensions due to a shortage of raw material supply
Author: Mesa Sun, Khmer Times
"Workers offered money over material shortage", 14 February 2020...
- Related companies: Garment Manufacturers Association in Cambodia
Cambodia: Govt. rejects CSOs' request to repeal Law on Associations and NGOs following a joint statement from 100 CSOs
Author: Dara Mech, The Phnom Penh Post
"Ministry rejects request to repeal law on NGOs", 14 February 2020...
Cambodia: H&M Group comments on European Commission's decision to partially withdraw Cambodia's trade preferences
Author: H&M Group
"H&M Group comments on EU trade preference withdrawal for Cambodia", 12 February 2020...
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Cambodia: Child labour in brick kilns remains although authorities have taken actions to combat the issue
Author: Matt Blomberg, Thomson Reuters Foundation
"Expose reveals child labor in Cambodian brick kilns despite crackdown", 13 February 2020...