- 29 May 2013
- The Phnom Penh Post
- Child labor / Economy and commerce / Education and training / Education and training policy and administration / Investment / Labor / Labor policy and administration / Law and judiciary / Social development
- American Center for International Solidarity Country Manager / ASICS / Child Exploitation / child labour / CLEC / collapse / Community Legal Education Center / Community Legal Education Center Consultant / Dave Welsh / exploitation / Factories / Factory Audit / Factory collapse / factory inspections / factory working conditions / Fasify Documents / Footwear / garment / Garment factories / Garment Manufacturers Association in Cambodia / Garment Manufacturers Association in Cambodia Secretary-general / health and safety / ILO Inspection / Inspections / Japanese aid / Japanese companies / Joel Preston / Kantouk Commune / Ken Loo / Kim Dany / Kompong Speu / Kompong Speu Province / labour / Labour laws / law violations / Lei Shi Ken / Ministry of Labour’s Child Labour Department Director / Mittapheap District / New Star Shoes / New Star Shoes Factory / Por Sen Chey district / Preah Sihanouk / Preah Sihanouk Province / shoes / shoes factory / Taiwan / Taiwanese companies / underage recruits / Underage Workers / Veng Heang / Wing Star incident / Wing Star Shoes / Wing Star Shoes Co Ltd / Wing Star Shoes factory / worker rights / workers / working conditions / Ying Dong Administration official / Ying Dong Shoes Factory
Child labour is being used at a footwear factory owned by the same Taiwan-based company as Wing Star Shoes – where two workers were killed in a ceiling collapse this month – numerous employees have told the Post. A former Ying Dong employee said the ...
- 21 May 2013
- The Phnom Penh Post
- Development policy and administration / Economy and commerce / Environment and natural resources
- ASICS / Asics supplier / Building Safety Regulations / Chea Sotharyrith / compensation / Development Movement Union of Cambodia Labour / Electrical Safety Measures / electrical short circuit / Electrical System Safety Measures / Electricity / Factory collapse / factory working conditions / footwear factory / Garment factories / Garment Manufacturers Association in Cambodia / Garment Manufacturers Association in Cambodia Secretary General Ken Loo / Garment Manufacturers Association in Cambodia Secretary-general / garment sector / Garment Workers / GMAC / health and safety regulations / Hong Seng Lim / illegal construction / Ken Loo / Kim Dany / Kompong Speu / Kompong Speu Province / labor / labour / mass faintings / Rim Roeun / shoes / shoes factory / Wing Star Development Movement Union of Cambodia Labour President Hong Seng Lim / Wing Star factory / Wing Star Shoes / Wing Star Shoes factory / workers
More than 20 people fainted yesterday at the Wing Star Shoes factory in Kampong Speu province, where two workers were crushed to death in a ceiling collapse last Thursday. Workers and union officials said an electrical short-circuit scared workers returning for the first time since the ...