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Built to scale? Growing pains hit Cambodia's businesses for good

12:20am GMT

KAMPONG CHAM, Cambodia (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - A snippet of Leakena's life is written on a pair of jeans.

FEATURE -Built to scale? Growing pains hit Cambodia's businesses for good

12:00am GMT

KAMPONG CHAM, Cambodia, Nov 14 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - A snippet of Leakena's life is written on a pair of jeans.

Warning over Cambodia's garment workers as EU tariff threat looms

04 Nov 2019

PHNOM PENH (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Tens of thousands of garment workers in Cambodia could face exploitation if proposed EU trade sanctions cause major fashion brands to downsize there, labour rights activists have warned.

Warning over Cambodia's garment workers as EU tariff threat looms

04 Nov 2019

PHNOM PENH, Nov 4 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Tens of thousands of garment workers in Cambodia could face exploitation if proposed EU trade sanctions cause major fashion brands to downsize there, labour rights activists have warned.

Cambodia to curb recruitment fees in bid to protect migrants from slavery abroad

19 Sep 2019

PHNOM PENH (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Cambodia is planning to cap hefty recruitment fees imposed by labor brokers on people seeking jobs abroad in a bid to curb illegal migration and protect workers from modern-day slavery.

New rules, new debts: slavery fears rise for migrant workers in Thailand

30 Aug 2019

PHNOM PENH/RAYONG, Thailand, August 30 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - When Leng Lyda swapped Cambodia for a fishing town in Thailand hoping to find a job in the seafood industry, he was ready for hard work. But he wasn't prepared for the delay, or the debt.

U.S. sees Cambodia's anti-trafficking efforts floundering

20 Jun 2019

PHNOM PENH (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Cambodia is not doing enough to combat human trafficking, the United States said on Thursday, leaving the Asian nation at risk of economic sanctions unless it takes firmer action.

U.S. sees Cambodia's anti-trafficking efforts floundering

20 Jun 2019

PHNOM PENH, June 20 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Cambodia is not doing enough to combat human trafficking, the United States said on Thursday, leaving the Asian nation at risk of economic sanctions unless it takes firmer action.

Cambodia faces pressure over push to rid brick kilns of slave labor

12 Jun 2019

PHNOM PENH (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - A new government push to stamp out debt bondage and child labor in Cambodian brick kilns needs to be backed by a fresh commitment to enforcement, campaigners warned on Wednesday.

Cambodia faces pressure over push to rid brick kilns of slave labour

12 Jun 2019

PHNOM PENH, June 12 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - A new government push to stamp out debt bondage and child labour in Cambodian brick kilns needs to be backed by a fresh commitment to enforcement, campaigners warned on Wednesday.

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