Unions happy over labor protections

Union officials have applauded the Ministry of Labor which is preparing to ratify some International Labor Organization’s (ILO) conventions, including two that unions, factory workers and domestic workers have long demanded. The Labor Ministry said on Wednesday that to promote and protect the rights, benefits and working conditions of workers as of last month, Cambodia was the only country in the region to have ratified up to 13 conventions, including eight fundamental conventions that are binding on all ILO member countries. …

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