Unions prepare to negotiate minimum wage

Unions are preparing to meet with Labour Ministry officials later this month to discuss the minimum wage in the garment sector for 2020. Last month, unions, Labour Ministry officials and the Garment Manufacturers Association in Cambodia held individual meetings on the minimum wage. On August 29, unions and GMAC representatives are expected to separately meet Labour Ministry officials. In September, all sides will meet for a final discussion before the National Council for Minimum Wage in October decides how much garment and footwear workers should receive in 2020. …

Mom Kunthear