Factory wages remain a potential flashpoint for workers

Sok Ren lives in a tiny room in a rented house in Phnom Penh. She has not been home in two years, having decided to leave a child behind and find work in the city’s garment sector.  …
Unions say workers need at least $177 per month to make a living wage. Factories disagree. Now, the International Labor Organization has issued a review of the garment sector, showing rapid growth in the sector. ….

Ouch Nida